The Food Plant

Allied Finishes Holistically Designed Flooring Solutions

01 January, 2022 | Supplied by: Allied Finishes

Allied Finishes food manufacturing floors are designed by its team of consultants, designers and installers to ensure they are safe and compliant.


Yili Group builds ice-cream factory hub

13 December, 2021

Yili Group's ice-cream factory in Indonesia is set to become the country's largest by producing four million ice-cream products per day.


Responding safely to ammonia refrigerant leaks

02 December, 2021

Developing an action plan for chemical leaks is prudent for both business and the safety of employees.


Don't slip up: engineering safer floors

02 December, 2021

Engineers at the University of Pittsburgh are creating some good friction in an effort to make floors less slippery.


Automated insect protein factory to launch Q1 2022

16 November, 2021 | Supplied by: Dematic Pty Ltd

The launch of a high-tech insect factory that uses artificial intelligence to produce food-grade crickets is just around the corner.


$30 million upgrade for Norco ice cream facility in Lismore

08 November, 2021

Norco is investing in a factory upgrade which is expected to increase ice cream production by an additional 20 million litres per year.


McCormick to open headquarters in Melbourne early 2022

14 October, 2021

The global manufacturer of spices and other flavourful products said its new multimillion-dollar facility in Mentone will also include an innovation hub and logistics centre.


Amazonia to open its R&D facility on the Gold Coast

13 October, 2021

Australian health food manufacturer Amazonia plans to expand its product range at its new global headquarters being built on the Gold Coast.


Allied Finishes Complete Flooring Projects

01 October, 2021 | Supplied by: Allied Finishes

Many flooring projects involve multiple aspects that require a large number of different contractors for completion.


Youfoodz to build new production facility in Qld

23 September, 2021 | Supplied by: LOGOS Property Group

Youfoodz is set to begin construction of a purpose-built 13,700m2 facility in Queensland, which could double production.


Cut To Plastics Thordon grease- and oil-free pump bearings

16 September, 2021 | Supplied by: Cut To Size Plastics Pty Ltd

The range of bearings offers high-performance bearings for vertical pump configurations.


MTA chillers

09 September, 2021 | Supplied by: MTA Australasia Pty Ltd

MTA chillers and heat pumps are specifically designed for the food and drink industry.


New food-freezing concept could save energy and improve quality

03 September, 2021

Frozen food manufacturers could save energy using a new freezing concept without even having to change current equipment and infrastructure, according to a US study.


New website for expanding rural food manufacturers

26 August, 2021

A new website designed to help food and beverage manufacturers expand their businesses, or invest in rural Victoria, has been launched.


Chobani's expansion in Australia

25 August, 2021

Chobani is expanding into the plant-based category by investing in manufacturing capabilities for oat-based products in Victoria, with some help from Austrade.


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