• Lady-like chocolates

    December 20, 2007 0 comment

    Pink Lady Chocolates are suitable for any occasion.

  • Health trend targets kids

    December 20, 2007 0 comment

    Australian FMCG manufacturers are supporting a program by Sesame Workshop, the organisation behind Sesame Street, which has reacted to the growing prevalence of childhood obesity.

  • Health and innovation

    December 19, 2007 0 comment

    As the holiday season beckons, the luxury of looking back over the past year is irresistable.

  • Stay slim with healthy snacks

    December 19, 2007 0 comment

    Healthy snack bars’ stylish retro packaging will get them, and those who eat them, noticed.

  • Daily Intake Guide useful, say consumers

    December 18, 2007 0 comment

    While the value of food labels is often credited to product differentiation or brand profiling, most recently Australian food manufacturers have embraced the humble label and upped the ante on the information it provides.

  • Easy gourmet chicken

    December 17, 2007 0 comment

    Inghams create another chicken treat.

  • Process control software

    December 17, 2007 0 comment

    Control systems are crucial to ensure streamlined and accurate management of goods throughout the production and distribution process.

  • Bitter sweet cordial

    December 14, 2007 0 comment

    Buderim create an all in one solution to the classic Aussie Drink: lemon, lime and bitters.

  • Dropping the salt

    December 14, 2007 0 comment

    Food manufacturers are fortifying foods, lowering the fat content and moving towards low GI and organics, but what are they doing about reducing salt? Celia Johnson writes.

  • Danisco secures raw material for xylitol

    December 13, 2007 0 comment

    Ingredients supplier, Danisco, has secured and increased its production of xylose, the raw materials for xylitol production, with the completion of Danisco Sweeteners GmbH plant in Austria.

  • Sugar-free crush candies

    December 13, 2007 0 comment

    BENEO-Palatinit’s Isomalt was ideal for the development of a new kind of candy.

  • Display technology benefits food industry

    December 12, 2007 0 comment

    Australian food and beverage manufacturers looking to flaunt their new products on retailers’ shelves will indirectly benefit from a series of seminars, held recently by Octanorm Australia that showcased the latest display, presentation and design systems to members of the retail industry.

  • Bulk bag handling

    December 12, 2007 0 comment

    Flexicon Corporation (Australia) supplies a Bulk Bag Conditioner-Unloader System to loosen bulk solid material that has been solidified during storage and shipment, allowing the material to discharge through a bag spout.

  • Beverage exhibition a success

    December 11, 2007 0 comment

    Members of the global beverage industry came together in India for two days of networking and information about the latest market developments and current trends in beverage and liquid-food technology at the first drink technology + PET India exhibition.

  • Protein diet good for men

    December 11, 2007 0 comment

    Opportunities exist for manufacturers of high protein products as the results of a CSIRO study of 100 overweight and obese men shows that effective and safe weight loss can be achieved on a high protein diet.

  • Flaunt new products: FOOD Challenge Awards 2008

    December 10, 2007 0 comment

    Now is the time to enter the FOOD Challenge awards and win industry-wide recognition for a new product, and the team and company behind it.

  • Allergy conference

    December 10, 2007 0 comment

    As food allergies continue to be an issue for food manufacturers across various product segments, this conference is a must.

  • Matthews resumes sponsorship

    December 9, 2007 0 comment

    Matthews, a coding, labelling and automatic-data capture specialist, has decided to support the FOOD Challenge Awards in 2008, after a break in its support for the awards.

  • Support for the 4th year running

    December 8, 2007 0 comment

    Amcor is proud to sponsor the FOOD Challenge Awards’ Health and Wellness category again in 2008.

  • Welcome aboard

    December 7, 2007 0 comment

    Siemens is proud to sponsor the FOOD Challenge Awards’ Meat and Smallgoods category in 2008.