• Water-holding citrus fibres

    October 19, 2007 0 comment

    IMCD Australia supplies a range of cit­rus fibres with water-holding capacity for use in a variety of food applications.

  • Super air knife

    October 18, 2007 0 comment

    Compressed Air Australia has released the Exair 48” (1219mm) Super Air Knife for efficient cleaning, drying and cooling of parts.

  • Making dairy healthier

    October 18, 2007 0 comment

    Developing healthier alternatives to existing foods and developing new, functional products that satisfy the consumer palette is challenging for the dairy industry.

  • Floor scrubbers for ‘wet’ food plants

    October 17, 2007 0 comment

    Tennant supplies FaST (Foam-activated Scrubbing Technology) scrubbers that are cer­tified to reduce the risk of slip-and-fall in ‘wet’ food manufacturing facilities.

  • Opinion: beginning of the end for cans?

    October 17, 2007 0 comment

    Sales of the iconic tin can are declining as a result of more efficient processing and packaging options available today like vacuum packing.

  • Where is health & wellness heading?

    October 17, 2007 0 comment

    Which area within the health and wellness sector will be high on food manufacturers’ agendas in 2008?

  • Sanitising hands

    October 16, 2007 0 comment

    Saraya supplies an alco­hol-based surface sanitiser with quaternary ammonia for food pro­cessing plants.

  • India: export opportunities

    October 16, 2007 0 comment

    India is rapidly emerging as a critical market for Australia’s food industry, according to a new Australian Government-funded report launched in New Delhi today.

  • Foodbourne illness

    October 15, 2007 0 comment

    There is an opportunity for food manufacturers of products that are particularly suseptible to food contamination such as Listeria to create awareness through adequate product labelling.

  • Flexible oven

    October 15, 2007 101 comments

    Auto-Bake presents its hybrid Serpentine oven that incorporates both radiant and convection heating systems as well as the Auto-Bake ‘free tray’ transport system.

  • Access plant info & control equipment

    October 14, 2007 0 comment

    Siemens’ Simatic Plant Intelli­gence connects its SCADA and manufacturing expertise systems from the machine to corporate management level.

  • TraceTech presentations

    October 12, 2007 0 comment

    TraceTech, a two day supply chain conference and exhibition will be held in Sydney on October 23rd and 24th.

  • Continuous cooker

    October 12, 2007 0 comment

    Gold Peg have made available the RotaTherm continuous cooker

  • Leak detection for food packaging

    October 11, 2007 142 comments

    John Morris Scientific has released Adixen Sensistor’s Hydrogen Leak Detector H2000.

  • Water goes pink for charity

    October 11, 2007 0 comment

    Check out Mount Franklin’s new look

  • Workshop: packaging & shelf life

    October 10, 2007 0 comment

    A workshop on polymer packaging and shelf life in Melbourne on November 14th-15th 2007 will be lead by Dr Gordon Robertson, FAIP, in association with the Australian Institute of Packaging.

  • Stress-busting wild green oat extract

    October 10, 2007 215 comments

    Frutarom’s Neuravena improves stress coping abilities and cognitive function/activity has been proved in in vivo studies.

  • Great Australian Red award announced

    October 9, 2007 0 comment

    Wolf Blass Black Label 2004 has been awarded the 2007 Great Australian Red award, an annual wine competition that celebrates blends that define Australia, namely Cabernet Sauvignon and Shiraz.

  • Protecting food innovation

    October 9, 2007 0 comment

    In a competitive market, it is important that brands are able to protect intellectual assets and commercial advantage.

  • Food safety seminar

    October 8, 2007 0 comment

    Members of the food industry are encouraged to attend a seminar on October 15th in New Zealand which will focus on fulfilling Food Control Plan requirements and expanding knowledge of food safety practices.