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  • Limited FREE tickets for packaging awards

    LIMITED free tickets are available for the 2nd Annual Packaging magazine Evolution Awards breakfast ceremony to be held on Wednesday September 12th, 2007, from 7.30am at Waters Edge, Walsh Bay in Sydney.

    August 24, 2007 0 comment

  • Old timer’s new bottle

    Jack Daniel’s has introduced a new bottle for its famous Tennessee whisky, which is On The Shelf now. Find out details here.

    August 21, 2007 0 comment

  • Fruity yoghurt

    Vaalia’s new yoghurt is On The Shelf. Details on ingredients, brand owner, packaging and suppliers here.

    August 20, 2007 0 comment

  • Certified Profibus training courses

    The Australian Profibus Association will be hosting accredited Profibus training courses in Sydney and Perth in October 2007, for engineers in the food processing, packaging and other industries.

    August 16, 2007 0 comment

  • FOOD Challenge Awards winners

    The winners of the FOOD Challenge Awards were presented with their awards at a Gala dinner held on July 11th at Sydney’s Daltone House.

    August 15, 2007 0 comment

  • Call for papers on sustainable packaging

    Members of the food, beverage, packaging and manufacturing industries are now invited to submit abstracts under the theme Climate of Change: Towards a Sustainable Packaging Industry, for the 2008 Australian Institute of Packaging National Conference that will be held from June 12th to 13th, 2008, at Luna Park, Sydney.

    August 7, 2007 0 comment

  • tna announces new team member

    tna has announced the appointment of Nartira Carlson to the position of Indian-Pacific marketing coordinator.

    August 6, 2007 0 comment

  • Success at home and overseas

    Four years ago, JMP recognised that if it was to continue its growth in the palletising and packaging market it would have to change its business model and way of manufacturing.

    August 3, 2007 0 comment

  • Maggi moves from tin to plastic

    Nestle New Zealand (NZ) and Australia partnered with Viscount Plastics NZ to design and produce a plastic container to replace the metal cans previously used for packaging and distributing Maggi stocks and desserts to the institutional catering trade in both countries.

    August 1, 2007 0 comment

  • Green measures today ensure business success tomorrow

    Investing in sustainable manufacturing now means being prepared for the challenges that will inevitably come in the future.

    July 31, 2007 0 comment

  • Robotic palletising system wins APMA award

    FOODMACH, a provider of material movement solutions, won an Australian Packaging Machinery Association (APMA) design award for the Robomatrix, a high-speed palletising system.

    July 31, 2007 0 comment

  • First organic Standard developed in Australia

    A new Australian Standard is currently being developed for organic products, including processed foods, to govern the production, processing, marketing and transportation within the industry.

    July 31, 2007 0 comment

  • Supply Chain & Logistics Conference

    The 2007 Queensland Supply Chain & Logistics Conference will be held on August 2nd and 3rd at the Sofitel Hotel, Brisbane.

    July 27, 2007 0 comment

  • Meat processing Award up for grabs

    Australian meat processors should encourage their staff to enter the Barry Johnson – Cryovac Young Achievers Award 2007, a $12,500 study and travel grant enabling people working in the red-meat processing industry aged 18 to 39 to advance their technical knowledge and learn at first hand global developments in the packaging arena.

    July 26, 2007 0 comment

  • Improving Australia’s food innovation

    The first round of the new $54.2 million Food Innovation Grants Programme (FIGP), launched by the Department of Agriculture Fisheries & Forestry to increase innovation in food industry, is now open.

    July 25, 2007 0 comment

  • Amcor’s new retail packaging initiative

    Amcor Australasia has launched a new retail packaging initiative, Retail 2010 – Packaging the Future, to showcase emerging technology and innovation in primary, secondary and tertiary packaging.

    July 16, 2007 0 comment

  • Green measures today ensure business success tomorrow

    In these times of drought and gobal climate change what is being done by the Australian food and beverage industry?

    May 31, 2007 0 comment

  • First organic Standard developed in Australia

    A new Australian Standard is currently being developed for organic products, including processed foods, to govern the production, processing, marketing and transportation within the industry.

    May 31, 2007 0 comment