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How important is checkweighing? Do you really need it?

"What you don't know can't hurt you" works for many things — manufacturing is not one. This quick Q&A will help you decide if checkweighing is a...

Packaging, labelling & coding 30 September, 2016

Aust. Government pledges $5 million food and nutrition innovation challenge

Creators of supply- or demand-side innovations that will ultimately impact people's food choices for the better are invited to participate in the LAUNCH Food challenge.

Prepared Food 28 September, 2016

Successful beverage packages combine individuality plus efficiency

In the beverage sector, the packaging industry has to kill two birds with one stone. Firstly, consumers expect individually designed packages, if possible with...

Packaging, labelling & coding 26 September, 2016

Labelling the "Australian-ness" of food — a review of the new country of origin food labelling system 2016

On 1 July 2016 the new Country of Origin Food Labelling Information Standard 2016 (the Standard) came into force. The Standard sets out new mandatory country of...

Business solutions 23 September, 2016

Craft brewery eliminates bottling line bottleneck

Craft brewer Three Floyds responded to exploding demand by building a larger brewhouse. But the existing bottling line was slowing the company down.

Packaging, labelling & coding 23 September, 2016

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Business solutions
Labelling the "Australian-ness" of food — a review of the new country of origin food labelling system 2016

Labelling the "Australian-ness" of food — a review of the new country of origin food labelling system 2016

On 1 July 2016 the new Country of Origin Food Labelling Information Standard 2016 (the Standard) came into force. The Standard sets out...

Article 23 September, 2016
Ingredients
Why artificial sweeteners can increase appetite

Why artificial sweeteners can increase appetite

As well as promoting hyperactivity and insomnia, a new study co-led by the University of Sydney...

Article 13 July, 2016
Food Design and Research
Finally, a way to culture norovirus in the lab

Finally, a way to culture norovirus in the lab

Forty-eight years after noroviruses were first identified, researchers have found a way to grow them in the lab — opening a path for...

Article 29 August, 2016
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