• FSANZ Act efficiency

    October 23, 2007 25 comments

    Members of the food industry proposing changes or additions to the Food Standards Code will have their applications assessed more efficiently due to recent amendments to the FSANZ Act.

  • Relieving worker back pain

    October 23, 2007 0 comment

    Is someone at your company suffering from back pain? You may like to tell them about the Back Aid.

  • Oz exports soar

    October 22, 2007 4 comments

    Demand from China, India and Russia is opening doors for local manufacturers of processed foods, seafood and wine.

  • pH measuring stick

    October 22, 2007 34 comments

    Testo has introduced a compact, low cost pH measurement instrument.

  • TraceTech: free registration

    October 22, 2007 60 comments

    Registration is now free for the supply chain and logistics conference, TraceTech, which begins tomorrow.

  • Food labels education pack

    October 19, 2007 0 comment

    Food Standards Australia New Zealand has launched an education pack­age to help consumers, schools and health professionals read food labels.

  • 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.

  • 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?

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Sanitising hands

    October 16, 2007 0 comment

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

  • 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 39 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 33 comments

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