• Don’t panic, it’s organic

    Organic Bubs, the innovative new range of 100% certified organic meals for under fives, has been named Highly Commended in this year’s Challenge Awards Ready Meals category.

    August 22, 2008 0 comment

  • Website compares label claims

    A new website called allows consumers to compare label information on more than 25,000 brand-name consumer products.

    August 20, 2008 0 comment

  • Fancy a nice cup of tea?

    Well, how about adding a lump of Dicofol (an organochlorine pesticide related to DDT), a touch of Endosulphan (an acutely toxic insecticide) and a dash of Ethion (a highly toxic organophosphate pesticide used to kill leafhoppers, aphids and scales)?

    August 13, 2008 0 comment

  • Increasing fibre and reducing sugar

    With growing consumer awareness and demand for products with ‘added fibre’ and ‘reduced sugar’, fructose and Litesse are ideal ingredients for use in many culinary applications, without compromising on taste and flavour.

    July 11, 2008 0 comment

  • Health & Wellness Award Finalists

    The Health & Wellness Award finalists include Absolute Organic Chips, Certified Organic Balsamic and Caesar Dressings, Chocolistic Seed Bar, Dandaragan Estate Ultra Premium Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Heinz Steam Fresh Mix & Match, Nutrient Secrets, Organic Bubs, Pitango Organic and Carbon Neutral Risotto Range and Fresh Curry Meals, Tick Approved Healthier Choice Pizzas and Wild Rocket, Baby Spinach and Salad Mix.

    June 6, 2008 0 comment

  • Soups & Prepared Foods Award Finalists

    The Soups & Prepared Foods Award finalists include Beerenberg Coopers Ale Barbeque Sauce, Bertolli Provincial Pasta Sauces, Continental Side Dish Macaroni Cheese, Coriander & Mint Relish, Dine, Heinz Cook At Home, McCormick Slow Cookers, Organic Bubs, Ozganics Curry Sauce Range, Pilpel Vegan Soups, Darikay Pesto, Pitango Organic and Carbon Neutral Risotto Range and Fresh Curry Meals and Darikay Curry Meal Solutions and Salads To Go.

    June 6, 2008 0 comment

  • True blue spirits of Australia

    Hidden away in Queensland’s Gold Coast hinterland, is the family owned
    Tamborine Mountain Distillery, Australia’s smallest operating pot-still distillery, world renowned for their use of native Australian flora in a unique range of alcoholic beverages.

    May 9, 2008 0 comment

  • Nanofood for the future

    Once a far-fetched fantasy a long way into the future, nanotechnology is set to have a huge impact on our lives in the here and now. With developments of materials and devices that can monitor blood, detect environmental pollutants and store energy better, nanotech is becoming an integral part of our ever-changing world.

    May 9, 2008 0 comment

  • Milk without permeate

    A2 Dairy Products Australia does not dilute a2 Milk™ with permeate or any other liquids or solids.

    May 7, 2008 0 comment

  • RTDs ban to hit grog stocks

    The boost in federal taxes on pre-mixed alcoholic drinks on Saturday night will have an impact on the businesses of a small group of companies.

    April 30, 2008 0 comment

  • A healthy boost for beverages

    Set to stay, the health and wellness trend is influencing many global new product launches and changing the priorities of beverage manufacturers in all corners of the globe.

    April 10, 2008 0 comment

  • Healthy, hip & now in Australia

    Both a refreshment drink with low calories and a carbonated beverage low in sugar but high in minerals, Bionade has been labelled ‘the perfect beverage’ by retailers and consumers across Europe.

    April 8, 2008 0 comment

  • Promass F reduces wastage

    Improving accuracy in flow measurement is of paramount importance for process companies that seek to minimise waste and improve efficiency.

    March 17, 2008 0 comment

  • Cranberries fight food poisoning

    Researchers at the University of Maine in the US have found that adding natural cranberry concentrate to raw minced beef can significantly reduce the growth of common foodborne pathogens.

    February 19, 2008 0 comment

  • Growth in organic baby food

    Parents will always want the best for their children, and this translates to buying organic it seems.

    February 14, 2008 0 comment

  • Sensors for food processing

    Balluff-Leuze provides optoelectronic sensors with seal preotection and material resistance to modern industrial food systems.

    February 4, 2008 0 comment

  • New range of healthy kids’ snacks

    The demand for healthy snacks has risen dramatically, and Whole Kids are taking advantage of parents desire to provide their children with healthy snacks and additions to their lunch boxes.

    January 22, 2008 0 comment

  • Enzyme aids product formation and shelf life

    The meat-binding system from the MeatZym series is a new development in the field of Stabilising Systems.

    January 15, 2008 0 comment

  • All-natural food protection

    Danisco has launched a new label – Care4U – an extensive all-natural range of food protection solutions.

    November 14, 2007 0 comment

  • Where is health & wellness heading?

    Which area within the health and wellness sector will be high on food manufacturers’ agendas in 2008?

    October 17, 2007 0 comment