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Sustainable solutions revealed for food industry

31 July, 2019

Key outcomes from the Sustainable Foods Summit in Amsterdam included developments in ethical labels and compostable packaging.

First FOODtech JAPAN expo to be launched in November 2020

31 July, 2019

FOODtech JAPAN, a food processing and automation tech expo, will be launched in November 2020, with exhibitors and visitors from a range of industries.

Queensland cullet production plant hosts AIP members

23 July, 2019 | Supplied by: Australian Institute of Packaging

AIP members will visit the O-I cullet production plant in Queensland in August.

How to reduce salt in processed and packaged food

19 July, 2019

A salt reformulation webinar, hosted by the Heart Foundation and VicHealth, will discuss how to reduce salt in processed and packaged foods.

Bosch Packaging Technology to be sold

16 July, 2019

Bosch plans to sell its packaging machinery business, based in Waiblingen, Germany, to a newly incorporated entity managed by CVC Capital Partners (CVC).

Coca-Cola beats Pepsi in top brand rankings

15 July, 2019

Research from Brand Finance indicates consistent growth for Coca-Cola recording a 19% increase in brand value to US$36.2 billion.

Food tampering under discussion at food safety conference

11 July, 2019

Detective Inspector Craig McGrath will attend this year's APAC Food Safety Conference to discuss the needles in strawberries incident and food tampering.

'Free-from' food category estimated at $7.7 billion in Australia

08 July, 2019

Driven by consumers seeking healthy foods, the 'free-from' food category is on trend and estimated to be worth $7.7 billion in Australia.

Experts say WHO advice to decrease intake of saturated fat could be wrong

08 July, 2019

Experts suggest that WHO recommendations to restrict saturated fats could reduce intake of foods crucial for preventing disease and improving health.

Sales and Operations Manager at Heat and Control New Zealand

08 July, 2019 | Supplied by: Heat and Control Pty Ltd

Heat and Control has appointed Scott Burrows as Sales and Operations Manager for New Zealand.

Hotspots for food processing jobs in regional report

08 July, 2019

The Regional Australia Institute revealed hotspots to drive the economic future of the Australian food processing industry in its Regional Growth Prospects Report.

AIP packs over 12,000 kg of food orders for local charities

04 July, 2019

The Australian Institute of Packaging has packed over 12,000 kg of food to aid various charities in supporting struggling Victorians.

Multilingual mango manual to boost exports

28 June, 2019

A new manual is being developed by the Queensland Government to provide a consistent description of the best features of the state's mangoes.

Digitalize 2019 is coming to Brisbane

27 June, 2019 | Supplied by: Siemens Ltd

With the theme 'Unlock the Potential', Digitalize 2019 will bring together global and local industry leaders to discuss digitalisation experiences.

Industry and government take action on packaging

26 June, 2019 | Supplied by: Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation

APCO's Collective Action Group has been tasked with overseeing the progress of Australia's 2025 National Packaging Targets.

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