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Don't get scrambled over eggs

18 October, 2019

A method has been developed in Europe to detect fraud in egg labels; while in Australia there are calls to phase out caged eggs.


More calls for accurate labelling of plant-based food

17 September, 2019

The Australian National Party is calling for accurate labelling of plant-based food and drink products.


Label power: what's important for artisanal products?

12 September, 2019

Research reveals that 73% of consumers believe labels have the power to make craft food and drinks feel 'premium'.


State of NZ's packaged food

27 August, 2019

An in-depth review of packaged food sold in New Zealand supermarkets revealed that it is primarily unhealthy, with almost 70% classified as ultra-processed.


QuickLabel QL-120X tabletop digital colour label printer

23 August, 2019

AstroNova's QuickLabel QL-120X is a tabletop digital colour label printer with a two-year warranty.


Clean and clear labelling now the norm

24 July, 2019

Clean labels are dominating the food and beverage industries, as they cater to increasing consumer demand for healthier alternatives.


Dairy milk vs plant-based milk label debate gains traction

22 July, 2019

Australian Dairy Farmers are lobbying the federal government over plant-based dairy products labelled as 'milk' products.


Reducing food waste with standardised expiry date labels

22 July, 2019

Standardising expiry date labels and implementing traceability software could greatly reduce food wastage in the food and beverage industry.


Water producer splashes out on new bottling technology

04 July, 2019

Armenian mineral water producer Jermuk Group has invested in a series of technologies from KHS to expand its PET and glass water bottling capacity.


OKI PRO series colour label printers

01 July, 2019

The 4-colour and 4-colour plus white LED Toner OKI PRO series colour label printers are available from Label Power.


ADM-DP3 series pre-made pouch packaging machine

26 June, 2019

The ADM-DP30 is designed to pack pre-made pouches and the ADM-DP31 to pack pre-made coffee gusset bags.


1 in 3 seafood products are mislabelled or fraudulent, expert reveals

20 June, 2019

Seafood expert reveals why 30% of seafood products are mislabelled or fraudulent — and the implications for industry.


'Sniff test' technology for meat and fish products

07 June, 2019

Researchers say food freshness sensors that cost only a few cents could help detect spoilage in packaged meat and fish products.


WITT-Gasetechnik OXYBABY 6.0 gas analyser

28 May, 2019

The OXYBABY 6.0 gas analyser now available with a Micro SD card, which makes data export and memory expansion easier.


Call for more governance of gluten-free labelled food

22 May, 2019

After reports revealed some gluten-free products contain traces of gluten, a coeliac disease expert has called for greater levels of compliance testing.


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