- Australian Government
- Australian Institute of Packaging
- Australian Made
- dairy industry
- Food And Beverage
- Food Awards
- food industry
- Food safety
- Food Science
- health foods
- natural products
- NORD DRIVESYSTEMS
- palm oil
- probiotics labelling
- St George
- University of Melbourne
- western australia
- WA to educate retailers, consumers ahead of plastic bag ban
With Western Australia’s ban on lightweight single-use plastic bags just five months away, the Department of Water and Environmental Regulation is holding workshops to help people change the way they shop and do business.
- New Managing Director announced for Woolworths’ beverage brand
Steve Donohue, current Director of Buying and Merchandising for Woolworths Supermarkets, has today been announced as the new Managing Director of Endeavour Drinks, effective from April this year.
- Minister for Agriculture heads Leadership Dialogue with India
Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, David Littleproud, will lead the Australian delegation participating in the Australia India Leadership Dialogue in Delhi this month.
- Air velocity and IAQ data logger
Testo introduces a new innovation for indoor air quality (IAQ) specialists with the launch of a new air velocity and IAQ data logger.
- Finger valves deliver energy savings and reliability
Despite continuous developments in the manufacturing sector, manually operated valves still have their place in production. While many plants look to significant upgrades and welcome more flexible solutions, manually operated valves still provide significant benefits and are still relevant for certain applications. These hard working, robust valves offer control, durability and cost savings. James McKew, … Continue reading Finger valves deliver energy savings and reliability
- Bod Australia to develop hemp Manuka honey product line
Manuka Pharma will source, develop and manufacture the product, while Bod has agreed to import the finished product into Australia for packaging.
- Automation solution for temperature-controlled grocery environments
Dematic, a supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimise the supply chain, has a new automated solution for cold chain order fulfilment.
- New alcoholic popsicles
Pops, which brought the world the first Champagne Popsicle three years ago, is back this summer with its biggest ever range.
- Govt says Canada treating Aussie wine unfairly
The Government has initiated a formal WTO dispute settlement action against what it claims are Canada’s discriminatory measures affecting Australian wine.
- Macro Meats rebrands its kangaroo meat
South Australia-based Macro Meats has rebranded its kangaroo meat from Gourmet Game to K-ROO in a bid to encourage people nationwide to incorporate the uniquely Aussie meat into their diets. The rebrand, by Sydney branding agency Tiny Hunter, has already resulted in a 20 per cent increase in sales. It included brand strategy, messaging, and … Continue reading Macro Meats rebrands its kangaroo meat
- Teens likely to crave junk food after watching TV ads
Teenagers who watch more than three hours of commercial TV a day are more likely to eat hundreds of extra junk food snacks, according to a report by Cancer Research UK. Being bombarded by TV ads for unhealthy, high calorie food could lead teens to eat more than 500 extra snacks like crisps, biscuits and … Continue reading Teens likely to crave junk food after watching TV ads
- Committee appointed to review livestock exports
An expert Technical Advisory Committee has been appointed to review the Australian Standards for the Export of Livestock.
- Dr Nico Adams to lead Swinburne’s Factory of the Future
Dr Nico Adams, formerly of the CSIRO, has been appointed as the new Director of Swinburne’s advanced manufacturing facility, the Factory of the Future. Dr Adams has a background in materials and manufacturing informatics, and holds degrees from Oxford University and the University of York. Prior to his appointment at Swinburne, Dr Adams was a … Continue reading Dr Nico Adams to lead Swinburne’s Factory of the Future
- Allen’s invites Australians to pick favourite lolly
A line-up of three new fruit and cream flavours are auditioning to become the Allen’s Fruit & Cream of the Crop, and it’s up to lolly lovers across the country to have their say and pick the winner. Allen’s is calling on fans nationwide to cast their vote at allenslollies.com.au/vote and decide which delicious flavour … Continue reading Allen’s invites Australians to pick favourite lolly
- Universal 3 series PD pump with front loading seals
SPX Flow has announced the release of a new series of positive displacement (PD) pumps, the Universal 3 Series, from its Waukesha Cherry-Burrell brand.
- Littleproud to visit India to discuss agricultural tariffs
Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, David Littleproud, will visit India, where he will make representations to the Indian Government around tariffs on chickpeas and lentils.
- Iconic Violet Crumble returns to Australian hands
Nestlé Australia has entered into an agreement with Adelaide-based family business Robern Menz to sell the iconic Violet Crumble brand for an undisclosed sum.
- JV Company to capitalise on cannabis-derived beverage potential
Creso Pharma has formally launched its new joint venture company with LGC Capital and Baltic Beer Company to capitalise on the fast-growing cannabis and hemp-derived beverage markets.
- Dip and cracker snack packs
Chris’ have launched a range of Dip and Cracker Snack Packs, now available in Woolworths nation-wide.
- Dairy farming to bounce back, while sugar set to drop in 2018 – research
IBISWorld’s business information analysts have revealed the top five Australian industries expected to grow and shrink in 2017-18, and food sectors have made it onto both lists.