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Economic snapshot of food manufacturing in SE Melbourne

28 August, 2019 | Supplied by: Australian Food & Grocery Council

South East Melbourne's food manufacturing industry employs 16,190 people, says report released by the Australian Food and Grocery Council.

APAC Food Safety Award winners announced

27 August, 2019 | Supplied by: SAI Global

The winners of the annual APAC Food Safety Awards were recognised at a gala dinner in Sydney as part of the annual APAC Food Safety Conference.

IDF guidance helps scientists test milk fat purity

27 August, 2019

The International Dairy Federation has released guidance to test milk fat purity in products, in a bid to stop manufacturers replacing milk fat with animal fat.

The 2nd ChemLinked Food Regulatory Conference – Oceania 2019

21 August, 2019

Being held in Sydney this November, CLFRC2019 includes discussion on China's regulatory developments and the challenges for Australian food manufacturers.

Fine Food Australia returns to Sydney

19 August, 2019

Fine Food Australia will return to Sydney in 2019, featuring insights, product innovations and expert advice for attendees and members of the food industry.

What’s in a name? EU's proposed protection list

15 August, 2019

Camembert, Feta, Kalamata and many other product names associated with geographic regions could soon be considered protected under an EU free trade agreement being negotiated.

No milquetoast muppet: ACCC unveils dairy code of conduct

14 August, 2019 | Supplied by: Australian Competition & Consumer Commission

The ACCC has announced plans to establish a Dairy Consultative Committee and employ a Dairy Specialist to support the Australian dairy industry.

AWRE tackles the topic of food waste

14 August, 2019

The 'Food Waste Stage' is on debut at this year's Australasian Waste & Recycling Expo (AWRE), which is being held in October at ICC Sydney.

Food industry an 'economic powerhouse' in Northern Victoria

12 August, 2019 | Supplied by: Australian Food & Grocery Council

Northern Victoria's food and grocery manufacturing contributes $9.24 billion in output annually, according to the latest report from the Australian Food and Grocery Council.

ACCC concerned about Saputo and Lion dairy acquisition

12 August, 2019 | Supplied by: Australian Competition & Consumer Commission

The ACCC has expressed concern about Saputo's proposed acquisition of Lion Dairy & Drinks and its potential impact on the Australian dairy industry.

Fonterra to reduce stake in Chinese food manufacturer

08 August, 2019 | Supplied by: Fonterra Brands Australia Pty Ltd

Fonterra plans to reduce its stakeholding in Chinese infant formula manufacturer Beingmate.

Fairtrade Fortnight initiative

07 August, 2019

Fairtrade Australia has launched Fairtrade Fortnight 2019, as the organisation drives national awareness of working conditions for farmers and workers.

Campbell sells Arnott's for US$2.2 billion

06 August, 2019 | Supplied by: Arnott's Campbell's Foodservice

Campbell Soup Company has sold Arnott's to global investing firm KKR for US$2.2 billion.

Helping SMEs commercialise food waste

05 August, 2019

The Fight Food Waste CRC grant program has been launched to help small-to-medium agribusinesses turn food waste into commercial products.

9 trends play a key role at Anuga 2019

02 August, 2019

What's coming, staying and new? The diversity of the world's food and beverages will be on display at Anuga from 5 to 9 October 2019 in Cologne, Germany.

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