• Mount Franklin goes pink for charity

    September 7, 2007 0 comment

    Coca-Cola Amatil’s new pink Mount Franklin bottle not only looks good but is supporting a good cause.

  • FoodWorks reveals future strategies

    September 7, 2007 0 comment

    FoodWorks has announced its current and forecasted plans to achieving ambitious targets in the next two to three years, with plans to launch new and/or redevelop 300 stores within the network and introduce 150 ‘new generation’ entrepreneurial retailers in the coming years.

  • Cartons for eco bananas

    September 6, 2007 0 comment

    Pacific Coast Eco Bananas and Amcor have created environmentally-friendly custom packaging.

  • ConBiz early bird registration extended

    September 6, 2007 6 comments

    The deadline for theConBiz 2007 early bird registration for NSW Confectionery Manufacturers of Australasia (CMA) members has been extended to Wednesday, September 12.

  • Food safety seminars

    September 6, 2007 0 comment

    Advancing Food Safety (AFS) is running a breakfast seminar series, offering busy professionals the latest industry information and networking opportunities within the agri-food industry.

  • Strengthening trade opportunities with Japan

    September 5, 2007 0 comment

    In an effort to boost export opportunities for Australian manufacturers with Japan, the Japanese Government is funding an informative free seminar run by Austrade, the Australian Government’s export development agency, on October 3 in Sydney.

  • Call for editorial submissions

    September 5, 2007 0 comment

    FOOD Magazine invites food manufacturers and processors to submit editorial, highlighting the novel developments at your company that are contributing to the growth of both your business and the Australian food and beverage sector at large.

  • Australian coffee expands overseas presence

    September 5, 2007 3 comments

    Gloria Jean’s Coffees has developed a new global supply chain to ensure more efficient delivery to its growing network of 765 stores in 26 international markets.

  • New distributor for Lincoln Foodservice

    September 4, 2007 6 comments

    The Comcater Group, an importer and distributor of commercial foodservice equipment, has announced their appointment as Australian distributor for Lincoln Foodservice from December 2007.

  • Carman’s founder wins Ernst & Young award

    September 4, 2007 6 comments

    Carman’s Fine Foods founder and managing director Carolyn Creswell has won the Ernst & Young 2007 Entrepreneur of the Year Award in southern region youth category.

  • New vertical form, fill and seal bagger at IBIE

    September 3, 2007 0 comment

    tna, an international supplier of turn-key, integrated packaging and processing solutions for food production companies, will display its robag 3 vertical form, fill and seal (VFFS) bagger, integrated with a tna scale, at the International Baking Industry Exposition in Orlando from October 7 to 10, 2007.

  • Sweetener lowers calories and maintains flavour

    September 3, 2007 0 comment

    Trials conducted by independent research body Lintech RSSL indicate the high-intensity sweetener Sunett (Acesulfame K), produced by Nutrinova, an international supplier of specialty ingredients, can be used to totally or partially replace sugar and reduce calorie levels while maintaining flavour.

  • Investing in dairy growth

    September 3, 2007 0 comment

    Fonterra prepares itself for the future with a multi-million dollar investment program to improve production efficiency and innovation within the dairy sector.

  • Tastes like honey

    August 31, 2007 32 comments

    Uncle Toby’s oat sachets are a hit On The Shelf. Ingredients, packaging and other details here.

  • GECA cracks down on incorrect labelling

    August 31, 2007 0 comment

    Manufacturers making misleading claims about their compliance or otherwise to Good Environmental Choice Australia (GECA) standards without having undergone a thorough independent assessment may be subject to prosecution under the Trade Practices Act.

  • Gourmet soups and risottos

    August 30, 2007 0 comment

    Mrs Crocket’s new range of gourmet soups and risottos can be seen On The Shelf in supermarkets now. Details on ingredients, packaging and other information given.

  • Organic pasta

    August 30, 2007 0 comment

    Organic pasta from Italy is On The Shelf here. Find out the details.

  • Asian market ready for convenience

    August 30, 2007 0 comment

    Microwave ovens and freezers have changed the way Asians think about and consume meals. This, combined with demanding lifestyles, has spawned the Asian ready meals culture.

  • Tea in a tin

    August 29, 2007 0 comment

    Macro wholefoods market has released a range of organic teas packaged in tins which are On The Shelf now. Details given on ingredients and packaging.

  • Loose tea leaves

    August 29, 2007 6 comments

    Loose tea is making a comeback and Jones the Grocer has released a range of loose leaf teas. Details of the product On The Shelf are given.