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Vacuum packed ideas at foodpro 2014

06 June, 2014

Packaging system manufacturer Sealed Air will be launching its new vacuum packaging solution - Simple Steps Gourmet Plates - at Melbourne's foodpro 2014.


Safer bandsaw on display at foodpro

27 May, 2014

The safety of workers in the meat industry was the motivation for Australian meat processing equipment manufacturer Thompson Meat Machinery to develop and patent a sensor that reduces the severity of bandsaw injuries.


Topics announced for AIP National Conference

15 May, 2014

The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) has announced the topics that will be covered at the AIP National Conference in June.


Vic Govt Business Lounge open to foodpro delegates

09 May, 2014

The Victorian Department of State Development, Business and Innovation has announced that its Government Business Lounge will be open to foodpro 2014 visitors.


Food - the final frontier: 47th Annual AIFST National Convention

08 May, 2014

The annual AIFST National Convention is the premier food technology conference in Australia for industry, research and government organisations, locally and overseas. This year the 47th Annual Convention will be co-located with foodpro 2014.


The cutting edge of food innovation

02 May, 2014

The Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology (AIFST) is expecting more than 600 attendees for this year’s convention, which is being co-located with foodpro 2014 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.


Early bird registrations for AIP Conference closing soon

30 April, 2014

Early bird registration for the 2014 AIP National Conference closes on 5 May. With 10 international speakers from seven countries and 40 speakers over two days, the conference will be held from 17-18 June at the Sofitel Wentworth, Sydney.


Bioplastics on the table for AIP Vic technical dinner

16 April, 2014

Speakers from Cardia Bioplastics and BASF will discuss bioplastics at the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) Victoria Branch technical dinner on 7 May.


ARBS 2014 seminar registrations open

02 April, 2014

Registrations for the ARBS 2014 seminar series are now open. The seminar series will be held alongside the ARBS 2014 event from 20 to 22 May 2014 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.


The Willy Wonka of watercress to address vegetable seminar

31 March, 2014

Rob Baan, the mastermind behind Koppert Cress's micro-vegetables that taste like aniseed, oysters and citrus, will deliver a presentation about the innovation to Australian vegetable growers at AUSVEG's 2014 Produce Innovation Seminar on 19 June.


Let's change the way we talk about food processing

27 March, 2014

At the IFT's Wellness 2014 event, speakers urged food companies to change the way they talk about their work in order to enable the general public and the media to develop a clearer sense of the benefits processed foods offer.


AIP National Conference program announced

26 March, 2014

The full program for the 2014 Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) National Conference is now available. The conference, to be held on 17 and 18 June at the Sofitel Wentworth, has the theme of Packaging and Innovation Excellence.


Engineering conference discount closes Friday

20 March, 2014

Australia's new automation, control and instrumentation conference, ACI Connect, to be held on 9 and 10 April, has attracted a high-quality list of speakers and trainers. The 25% early-bird conference discount closes this coming Friday 21 March.


Packaging legalities on the table at AIP technical dinner

10 March, 2014

The AIP's next technical dinner will feature guest speakers Gwen Blake, managing director of Boxer & Co, and Sharon Givoni, an intellectual property law expert.


BioPak to exhibit at foodpro 2014

25 February, 2014

BioPak has announced it will exhibit at foodpro 2014, Australasia's largest and longest-running food manufacturing trade show. The show, which is held once every three years, will this year be held in Melbourne for the first time since its inception in 1967.


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