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Entrepreneurs redefine snacking

As recently as five years ago, meat snacks were viewed as an unhealthy, male-oriented legacy category. Now, sales of meat snacks are booming, with growth of 20% annually...

Food design & research 19 April, 2015

Grants for small exporters closing soon

$11 million in grants is up for grabs for small exporters - but applications close soon. The government's Package to Assist Small Exporters provides funds to small...

Business solutions 16 April, 2015

Ministers release update on Hepatitis A contamination

Creative Gourmet and Nanna's brand frozen berries will now be sourced from new farms and factories and will be subject to stricter microbiological testing than before,...

Business solutions 16 April, 2015

Osteoporosis concerns to drive calcium- and vitamin D-enriched product growth

Recent research suggests that as many as two in five British consumers want to improve their bone health, presenting brands with an opportunity to help prevent or manage...

Food design & research 16 April, 2015

Are you prepared for food terrorism?

While mass bio-attacks on our water or food supplies may seem to belong in the realm of science fiction, there exists a very real threat to global food manufacturers from...

Business solutions 15 April, 2015

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Food Design and Research
Warning: do not read this article if you are about to go on holidays

Warning: do not read this article if you are about to go on holidays

How long do you think it takes before a high-fat diet begins impacting on our health?

Article 14 April, 2015
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What food firms need to know about meat and poultry recalls

What food firms need to know about meat and poultry recalls

When food firms face a meat or poultry recall, several factors determine how that recall affects the firm's bottom line. The most impactful...

Article 12 April, 2015
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Barcodes: carrier of secret messages or just a product identifier?

Barcodes: carrier of secret messages or just a product identifier?

In light of recent discussion regarding food safety and country of origin labelling, GS1 Australia has addressed a persistent urban myth that the...

Article 13 April, 2015
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