More than a decade ago, an Australian naturopath started hand-mixing cereals for clients who wanted healthy options that weren’t readily available in the market. Without knowing it, Narelle Plapp had started her path to creating a muesli manufacturing business that would bring clients aboard from as far afield as China. In the past … Continue reading Australian woman shares success as a health food manufacturer
Free-from claims and smaller, more convenient pack sizes are important to younger consumers, research from a 2017 Nielsen report suggests. At the iba baking and snack trade fair, a panel of experts from the baked goods sector spoke about the importance of moving towards free-from and organic products. The forum, which took place on the … Continue reading Research shows younger generations care about free-from foods and small portions
Healthy diet program, Be Fit Food, was named the 2018 Telstra Victorian Business of the Year. Convinced there was a better way to help weight loss clients, Geoffrey Draper, a bariatric surgeon, and Kate Save, a dietitian, exercise physiologist and diabetes educator, developed scientifically formulated home-delivered meals. The meals contain no added sugar, they are … Continue reading Health food business delivers at 2018 Telstra Victorian Business Awards
From fruity drinks to coconut yoghurt, the finalists for the Food and Beverage Industry Awards 2018 shows the broad range of companies making their mark on the food industry. The prestigious awards program recognises successful and innovative people in the industry, including brands that have a focus on health, and companies that are committed to … Continue reading Food and Beverage Awards Industry finalists announced
Australian kombucha brand, Remedy, has launched a new flavour, Cherry Plum, as the latest move in their mission to give retail drinks fridges a makeover and offer consumers more real, healthy options.
With Australia transitioning from a resources-based economy to high value manufactured products, opportunities are being identified within niche food markets.
The massive fragmentation of consumers’ beliefs about health is contributing to the break-up of traditional food and beverage markets and opening the doors of opportunity for start-ups and small brands.
Sumo Cold Pressed Juices are free from preservatives with no nasties added—just all the goodness of fresh fruit and vegetables.
Komplete by Kate Farms is an organic, soy-free, dairy-free, gluten-free, non-GMO, hypoallergenic, vegan and plant protein shake designed for everyone including vegans; vegetarians, celiacs, those with dairy intolerance or people prone to food allergies.