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AFGC encourages consumers to buy early for Christmas

30 November, 2021

A pallet shortage is likely to have an effect on the ease of buying Christmas goodies, with the AFGC urging people to get their shopping done early.

Australia Post has committed to the continued delivery of perishables

01 September, 2021

Australia Post has announced that it will continue to deliver food and other perishable items in a long-term commitment to supporting small businesses.

SPC launches into the ready meals food market in Tasmania

19 March, 2021

SPC has launched into the Tasmanian ready meals food market with The Good Meal Company.

Aussie kingfish heading to America for meal kits

20 October, 2020

South Australian kingfish are headed for American meal kit customers following a deal between Clean Seas Seafood and salmon processor Hofseth Group.

Woolworths NZ recalls baby food pouches

31 August, 2020

Woolworths New Zealand has issued a nationwide recall of a range of squeezable baby food pouches after holes were found in about 30 individual packets.

Yume develops platform to help foodservice distributors

08 April, 2020

Yume for Distributors has been launched to help foodservice distributors with the challenges of food supply availability due to COVID-19.

No shortage of Easter eggs this year

07 April, 2020

The Ai Group's Confectionery sector has reassured consumers that despite reports of Easter egg hoarding, there will be no shortage of Easter eggs and chocolates.

NZCS implements strategic response plan amidst COVID-19 restrictions

03 April, 2020

In response to COVID-19 restrictions, a NZ seafood distributor has implemented a strategic response plan to maintain staff safety and ease of dispatch.

Singapore samples carbon-neutral Aussie beef and beer

13 November, 2019

Singapore's business leaders sampled sustainably produced beef, beer and pork from Queensland, showcasing the innovation of the state's agribusinesses.

Tech helps food businesses reduce waste

20 June, 2019

Food businesses in Australia and New Zealand are using software platform Fresho to increase the efficiency and accuracy of their ordering process and reduce waste.

Temperature testing technology that could also reduce waste

24 May, 2019 by Dr Abdel Ezbiri, Cerulean

Microwave thermometry temperature testing not only performs a vital role in the safety of both chilled and frozen foods, it may also help to reduce food waste.

Better regulation needed to protect children from junk food ads

16 May, 2019

Researchers have found children are exposed to more junk food marketing on television in countries with self-regulation than those in unregulated countries.

AIP members invited to fight food insecurity

12 April, 2019

Members of the Australian Institute of Packaging in Victoria recently volunteered at Foodbank Yarraville to pack approximately 18,268 meals for the community.

Trisco Foods goes international

05 March, 2019

Brisbane-based food manufacturing business Trisco Foods has purchased its first offshore facility in Colorado Springs.

Making meal kits successful

20 February, 2019

California-based True Food Innovations recognised shelf life is a key differentiator for retail meal kits to be commercially viable for nationwide distribution.

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