For the first time in five years, the AIP scholarship has been awarded to two winners. The scholarship is traditionally awarded to one finalist in the Cormack Innovation awards; however, this year it was awarded to two: James Bossi and Justin Chong.
A PET blow-moulded package for Planters peanuts has won Sonoco Plastics first place in the advanced food packaging applications category of the first annual Parts Competition at the Society of Plastics Engineers' Blow Molding Conference.
The Australian seafood industry's highest achievers have been recognised at the 7th National Seafood Industry Awards. The awards also launched the biennial Seafood Directions Conference.
BASF has been presented with the 2013 Product Line Strategy Leadership award from Frost & Sullivan, based on a recent analysis of the European resins for protective coatings market.
Ishida's RV Series multihead weigher range has been awarded an Oscar for innovation - an Oscar Macfrut Award, that is.
Finalists for the Food ingredients (Fi) Europe Excellence Awards Programme have been announced. The awards, which coincide with the Fi Europe show, recognise major innovations in the food ingredients industry across eight categories.
SIG Combibloc's combidome - a bottle made of cardboard - has been awarded the German Packaging Award (Deutscher Verpackungspreis) in the 'Best Sales Packaging: Beverages' category.
The Glass Packaging Institute has awarded Owens-Illinois (O-I) for its products in the 2013 Clear Choice Awards. O-I took out four of the seven product categories.
GS1 Recallnet has won the Larry Smith Leadership in Technology Award (IT Capability) across the Logistics and Supply Chain Industry award category in the Logistics Association of Australia Leadership in Logistics Awards.
Arla Foods Ingredients has won Best Beverage Ingredient at the Beverage Innovation Awards at drinktec. Arla won the prize for its processing solution that enables traditional Greek yoghurt processors to profit from their acid whey waste stream.
Maria Indrayati, a Packaging Technologist with Parmalat Australia, has won the prestigious Harry Lovell Award. Indrayati was presented with the award at the AIP’s 50th anniversary celebrations on 12 September.
The City of Sydney has received the NSW Food Authority’s Food Surveillance Award for its efforts to ensure food safety. The awards are presented every two years to recognise best practice in food hygiene by local government and authorities.
Food industry engineering firm Wiley had a busy Friday night, winning awards from two different industry bodies in two separate cities for its work.
The 2013 HACCP Awards winners all share a passion for food safety and the Australian and New Zealand food industries.
GS1 GoScan has been awarded the national Consumer iAward. GS1 Australia and the Australian Food and Grocery Council received the award for the Services Domain category for ICT innovation.