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- Harvey Beef wins big at Food & Beverage Industry Awards
Western Australia’s Harvey Beef took out top honours at the Food & Beverage Industry Awards in Sydney last night, winning the ‘Best of the Best’ award for its Finest Quality Beef Range.
- Clean energy target ‘critical’ for Australia’s agricultural future
Australia’s food industry is taking a hit by the ongoing energy crisis, according to the agriculture industry. A warning has been fired that the country’s ability to deliver affordable food and fibre is at threat, as federal and state energy ministers met to discuss the industry’s future. The Council of Australian Government’s energy council meeting in … Continue reading Clean energy target ‘critical’ for Australia’s agricultural future
- Kavalan wins International Spirits Challenge ‘Trophy’ twice in a row
Kavalan Whisky has collected the biggest award in its category at the International Spirits Challenge (ISC) for the second year running. The Taiwan company has won the ISC ‘Trophy’ for its Solist Ex-Bourbon Single Cask Strength. Kavalan’s technical consultant, the late Dr Jim Swan – who was instrumental in building the brand – also received the … Continue reading Kavalan wins International Spirits Challenge ‘Trophy’ twice in a row
- Mapping out Australia’s food future
CSIRO has released its Food & Agribusiness Roadmap, charting a course for products, technology and innovation to secure future success in the sector. New technologies could see people eating algae-based sources of protein, developing allergenic-free nuts and tolerable varieties of lactose and gluten, and reducing environmental impact through edible packaging. Speaking at the launch during … Continue reading Mapping out Australia’s food future
- Rapid and reliable verification of milk pasteurisation
Hygiena has announced the new ZymoSnap ALP, a alkaline phosphatase testing system designed to verify pasteurisation efficiency in short shelf life dairy products within five minutes.
- Gas prices still putting the heat on manufacturers
Chemistry Australia CEO Samantha Read has said that manufacturers in the Australian chemistry industry are not seeing an end to rising east coast gas prices.
- Nord Drivesystems at foodpro
Keeping its finger on the pulse, Nord Drivesystems has answered to the call of the food & beverage industry with its nsd tupH aluminium drive, which it will showcase at foodpro.
- Modern Commerce: The Key to Revitalised Sales for Food Manufacturers
Food manufacturers need to focus on new ways of attaining revenue growth as the “Amazon effect” takes hold, and more customers demand a frictionless, personalised sales experience. Selling in the food manufacturing industry is becoming more sophisticated year on year, as the volume of data available to companies enables increasing levels of precision. Despite this, … Continue reading Modern Commerce: The Key to Revitalised Sales for Food Manufacturers
- Digital sorter for food makers
Key Technology has expanded its VERYX family of digital sorters with the addition of the new VERYX C70.
- Schweppes unveils new bottle design and updated flavours
Beverage maker Schweppes, has revealed its biggest change to bottle design in over a decade.
- Entries open for 38th Sydney International Wine Competition
The 38th Sydney International Wine Competition – the only international wine show that judges all its finalists in combination with appropriate food – has opened for entry.
- New strategic plan to shape the future of sugarcane research investment
SRA has released its new five-year Strategic Plan, following an extensive development and consultation process with growers, millers, government investors, and other stakeholders.
- DTS Food Assurance heading to foodpro
DTS Food Assurance specialises in testing, inspection and certification services for food manufacturing industries such as the meat, dairy, confectionery, beverage, seeds and grain sectors. Visitors to next week’s exhibition can find the company at Stand W58. The company is one of the leading food assurance service providers in Australia, utilising large food microbiology and … Continue reading DTS Food Assurance heading to foodpro
- How Will Amazon’s Acquisition Of Whole Foods Impact the Food Industry?
Amazon has changed how people shop for many categories of products, from books to movies to clothes. It has redefined the buying process across these retail sectors by offering personalised, frictionless and highly user-friendly online shopping experiences. Now, the online behemoth has turned its eye to the food industry, and the impacts are already apparent: … Continue reading How Will Amazon’s Acquisition Of Whole Foods Impact the Food Industry?
- Matthews Australasia appoints new CEO
Matthews Australasia has announced the appointment of Mark Dingley to the role of Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective July 1, 2017.
- Rapid Roll Doors at foodpro
This year at foodpro, Assa Abloy Entrance Systems is showcasing its new Albany RR500 Series Rapid Roll Door.
- Owner denies closure of iconic XXXX brewery
Japanese beverage company Lion has denied claims that the XXXX Brisbane brewery will be closing, following reports that the facility would be shut due to pay disputes.
- New banana could save thousands of children
Researchers from QUT have developed a golden-orange fleshed banana, rich in pro-vitamin A which could save the lives of thousands of children who die each year from a deficiency of the vitamin.
- Sydney Royal Wine Experience throws open its doors to public
One of the largest selection of wines seen in Australia will be made available to Australian wine lovers when the Sydney Royal Wine Experience is held later this month.
- Thailand is enamoured with Aussie mandarins
Demand for Australian fruit, especially mandarins, continues to increase in Thailand, on the back of targeted trade promotional campaigns like the annual ‘Australia Now! In Season’ initiative.