Food & Beverage Industry Awards 2017 – finalists announced

The finalists in the Food & Beverage Industry Awards, the premier awards program for recognising the successes and innovation of the industry, have been announced.

Now in their 14th year, the Awards are an opportunity for everyone involved in food and beverage manufacturing to come together and celebrate breakthroughs and advancements, network with other like-minded professionals and learn about what others are doing in this fantastic industry.

The Awards night is being held in conjunction with Foodpro and will take place from 6:30pm on Monday 17 July, at Doltone House Hyde Park in Sydney.

Tickets are currently on sale for $180 + GST, or $1,500 + GST for a table of 10, and can be purchased from

Awards will be presented in eight categories. Then, at the end of the night, the Best of the Best Award (Sponsored by Flavour Makers) will be presented to one of those category winners.

The full list of finalists:

SunPork Premium Australian Pork

Beverage of the Year
Kyoto Matcha ElixirAlchemy
AquaBotanical waterAquaBotanical Beverages (Australia)
H2Melon Watermelon WaterH2Coco
Sheep Whey VodkaHartshorn Distillery
Remedy KombuchaRemedy Kombucha
shine+ smart drinkShine Drink
Hot Apple CiderThose Girls Beverage Co.
Relaxation BotanicalsWood Lane Beverages
Utopia Hard LemonadeWoolshed Brewery
Health Foods (Sponsored by Miller Leith)
Coconut Chips & Coconut SprinklesBeach Harvest Australian Coconuts
Ayurvedic TeasChai Walli
Coco & Lucas Kitchen Frozen Ready MealsCoco & Lucas Kitchen
Fermented TurmericFermentanicals
Potstickers RangeGolden Pig & Co
KOJA Multi-Vitamin Breakfast ToppersKOJA
Clean Treats Dry mixesThe Clean Treats Factory
Protein Pizza Base MixThe Protein Bread Co
Ingredient Innovation (Sponsored by Creative Food Solutions)
AquaBotanical waterAquaBotanical Beverages (Australia)
Ballantyne Spreadable Lighter with Macadamia OilBallantyne
Apple Extract Flavour, SweetenerBotanical Innovations
CO YO Coconut Ice Cream AlternativeCO YO Corporate
DohFreshMasterol Foods
Alkalising GreensMorlife
Innovative Technology of the Year (Sponsored by NORD Drivesystems)
FGP Food Grade Primary CleanerFlexco
HMPS5000 Wraparound Case PackerHMPS
Simple Simon Pie MachineLindsay PieMaking Equipment (LPME)
Augmented RealityOmniverse Foster Packaging
BladeStop Series IIScott Automation & Robotics
Meat, Poultry and Smallgoods
CFS Classic Roast BeefAndrews Meat Industries
Steggles BBQ Chook-CanBaiada Poultry
European DumplingsFrom Granny
Finest Quality Beef Range – Porterhouse, Eye Fillet, Scotch FilletHarvey Beef
SunPork Kassler Pork ChopSunPork Fresh Foods
Paddock to Plate (Sponsored by Chr. Hansen)
CFS Meals for 2 – Lamb casserole and braised lamb shanksAndrews Meat Industries
Lilydale free range chickenBaiada Poultry
White Corn Tortillas, Totopos & TostaditasEl Cielo
Born Pure Baby FoodFresh Produce Alliance
Black garlicGarlicious Grown
Novello Extra Virgin Olive OilPukara Estate
 Sunpork Premium Australian PorkSunpork Fresh Foods
Ready Meals
Appetite for Healthy rangeAndrews Meat Industries
Pitango Butter ChickenBeak & Johnston
Coco & Lucas Kitchen Frozen Ready MealsCoco & Lucas Kitchen
PotstickersGolden Pig & Co
UpBeet Berry Chia PuddingMorlife
Orange Cardamom + Pistachio PudPud Official
Food Safety Equipment & Materials
Novitool Aero Splice PressFlexco
Dynamic Inspection Metal DetectorOFI Weigh & Inspection Solutions
ROXSET SE123ROXSET Health & Safety Flooring
BladeStop Series IIScott Automation & Robotics