• Innovative, functional chocolate

    September 12, 2007 22 comments

    Functional chocolate suppliers, HERZA Schokolade, has launched a new range of small chocolate pieces and compounds including small pieces of aerated chocolate and two-colour chocolate drops, available as chocolate pieces or compounds, ideal for ice cream, frozen gateaux or breakfast cereals.

  • Grinders’ new grind

    September 12, 2007 0 comment

    Find out about grinders coffee’s new range.

  • Food Safety Conference update

    September 11, 2007 0 comment

    Food safety experts from Australia, New Zealand and around the world will meet in Sydney to discuss the future of food at the second Food Safety Conference from 19th to 21st September, 2007.

  • Bewitching wine

    September 11, 2007 108 comments

    Witches falls wine is available on the shelf now. Find all the details here.

  • New belgian chocolate range

    September 10, 2007 0 comment

    Coles’ belgian chocolate range is now available in Coles Supermarkets.

  • Mount Franklin goes pink for charity

    September 7, 2007 1 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 28 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 41 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 29 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 23 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 46 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.