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- Australian wine
- government and regulation
- Industry 4.0
- junk food
- Manuka honey
- snack foods
- Test and Measurement
- Trade And Export
- Your power can make a difference this summer
This summer you can earn money for your power. If you are not already involved it’s time to find out if your business should really be considering participating in demand response. In this white paper, we answer seven frequently asked questions about demand response. Learn how your business power can help the future of Australia’s … Continue reading Your power can make a difference this summer
- Single and multipoint lubricators
Alemlube offers a range of single and multipoint lubricators that are suitable for use with the conveyor systems and remote greasing points used by food and beverage manufacturers.
- South Australian Food Industry Award winners announced
The winners were announced to an audience of more than 700 at the Adelaide Convention Centre at what has become known as the industry’s ‘night of nights’, hosted this year by Matt Preston.
- Sydney automation firm hatches plan to boost poultry production
Poultry producers have been using incubators to hatch eggs for centuries. It’s a method that dates to the early Egyptians. A modern incubator is a device that aims not just to simulate but exceed the results from natural avian incubation. They create the perfect environment and conditions for an egg to incubate because it is able to allow … Continue reading Sydney automation firm hatches plan to boost poultry production
- Paving the way to cutting food costs
Researchers have provided the most detailed map of routes and costings across Australia’s entire agricultural supply chain, potentially saving the industry millions of dollars annually.
- Xenophon wants to save orangutans with palm oil labelling
Nick Xenophon is demanding that today’s Australia and New Zealand Ministerial Forum on Food Regulation in Melbourne take urgent steps toward mandatory Palm Oil labelling in Australia.
- Slicer infeed conveyor
Heat and Control has released the latest member of their FastBack family of products, the FastLane slicer infeed conveyor.
- 10 sure-fire ways to reduce downtime
Downtime costs the world’s top companies billions in revenue every year. One report goes so far as to say businesses lose $84,000 to $108,000 USD for every hour of IT system downtime. Manufacturing is no exception. Most are aware of the benefits of preventive maintenance in reducing planned and unplanned downtime. But what other steps … Continue reading 10 sure-fire ways to reduce downtime
- NZ packaging scholarship launched
The scholarship will enable one packaging technologist, designer or engineer in New Zealand the opportunity to complete a Diploma in Packaging Technology.
- Jet Technologies and B&F Papers partner for specialty films in NZ
B&F will be the sole distributor of Jet laminates and films in NZ, and will provide Jet’s customers with customer service and support.
- Woolworths overhauls labour relations in food supply chains
Woolworths has committed to working collaboratively with the NUW and other interested stakeholders, to identify and address concerns in fresh food supply chains.
- Desktop digital label press
The Trojan T2-C is the first ever high capacity desktop digital label press which operates at the high volume and precision of a digital press.
- Restructure for Australian Organic
AOL has restructured its operations to become a stand-alone, member owned, not for profit industry services group.
- Applications for Chobani Australia Food Incubator Program closing
Applications for the Australian edition of the Chobani Food Incubator close next week.
- Coconut growers in the South Pacific get a fair go
Fairtrade Australia & New Zealand has brokered an unprecedented partnership investment of AUD$1.14 million to support smallholder coconut growers in Samoa.
- Dairy’s future looking brighter
A mood of cautious optimism is creeping through the dairy industry in the run-up to Christmas, according Shaughn Morgan, CEO of advocacy group Dairy Connect.
- Free of charge, cloud-based calibration software
Beamex has introduced a free of charge, cloud-based calibration certificate generation software called Logical.
- Foodbank calls for Food Insecurity strategy
Hunger relief organisation Foodbank is also calling on the Federal Government to develop a National Food Insecurity Strategy, to ensure both food insecurity and food waste are addressed.
- Ten reasons why it’s time for the food industry to adopt digital time and attendance solutions
The food industry is vibrant, complex and fast-paced. In an industry where every minute counts it is increasingly important that organisations make the switch to the most accurate and efficient way of managing employee time and attendance. Food organisations often support a large, diverse and mobile workforce, therefore implementing a process that allows you to … Continue reading Ten reasons why it’s time for the food industry to adopt digital time and attendance solutions
- Best Measuring Results with 80 GHz
VEGAPULS 64 opens up new applications in the pharmaceutical and food industry VEGA Grieshaber KG is now introducing to the market the first radar level gauge for liquids that operates at a frequency of 80 GHz. With its amazingly small antenna system, the new VEGAPULS 64 is ideal for use in vessels with small process … Continue reading Best Measuring Results with 80 GHz