Aldi opens its doors in South Australia

Aldi has opened its doors this morning to hundreds of customers waiting to shop at its first four South Australian stores.   The stores are located a Parafield Gardens, Hallet Cove, Seaford Heights and Woodcroft. Each have been designed according to Aldi’s “new-look format” which is currently being trialed in selected Aldi stores across Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria. The new format... Read more »


Soft drink giants global battle in 2016

Coca-Cola and Pepsi Co. have revealed some of their respective plans for global market dominance in 2016.   Coca-Cola has kicked off 2016 with a new global marketing campaign called “Taste that Feeling”. It is the beverage giant’s first global campaign covering Coke, Diet Coke, Coke Life and... Read more »


Volume flow measurement comes of age

From on-site calibration to on-board compensation of pressure and temperature The importance of volume flow measurements to air quality and operating costs has been underestimated for many years. The observations below clearly illustrate this point: 1. Although verification measurements are usually... Read more »

Matthews Mperia T-Series: the next generation in impulse inkjet coding technology

Matthews Mperia T-Series High Resolution Printers are the next generation of industrial inkjet technology. With optimised drop control, high-speed printing capabilities and easy-to-use interface, the T-Series provides an exceptional high resolution print solution. And because it is designed to be flexible... Read more »

Technology review: inkjet coding and marking?

Inkjet technology is the “hip grandfather” of coding and marking — it’s been around for a long time, but technology evolutions mean it can still provide excellent solutions for today’s businesses. Huge improvements over the years have seen it shake off its former reputation of needing high... Read more »

New “Healthy Chocolate” Created With Monk Fruit Juice

A sugar alternative made from the fruit juice of a small melon has helped one Australian manufacturer create a unique new range of chocolate. Created by Australian health food company Healthy Warrior under The Chocolate Counter brand, the new low sugar, high fibre chocolate line launched in Coles this... Read more »

What's New

New lactose-free chocolate range available at Coles

A new lactose-free chocolate range named “The Chocolate Counter” is now being sold in Coles supermarkets.   The Chocolate Counter is a chocolate producer based in Hawthorn, Victoria. The company was established in 2015.   The range includes the following flavours:   Almond and amaranth Cherry... Read more »

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Australian dietitians predict Top 5 nutrition trends for 2016

Kale and coconut oil may have been the latest food trend in 2015 but according to a new study by Appetite Communications and Dietitian Connection, these... Read more »

Coles choice of Murray Goulburn rattles Bega Cheese private label cheese business

Victorian-based dairy processing giant Murray Goulburn dairy co-operative will be replacing Bega Cheese as Coles’ private label cheese supplier from... Read more »

Australians are their own worst enemy when it comes to dieting: CSIRO study

Australians are their own worst enemy when it comes to sticking to their diets according to a new CSIRO study.   Examining the weight management habits... Read more »

Australia’s first small business ombudsman appointed

The former CEO of the Australian Food and Grocery Council, Kate Carnell, will be Australia’s first small business ombudsman.   Carnell was CEO of... Read more »


Mercury from fish not an Alzheimer’s risk

A study published on 2 February 2016 in Volume 315, Issue 5 of the Journal of the American Medical Association has found eating seafood at least once a... Read more »

Opportunity for Australian food innovators to meet investors in New York!

Applications are now open for the first 2016 FoodBytes! Summit to be held in Brooklyn New York on 3 March 2016.   Organised by food and agriculture... Read more »

Austrade seeks more Australian-made foods for exports to Vietnam

A growing urban middle-class with increased disposable income and changing consumption patterns is creating new opportunities for Australian exporters... Read more »

What's New

Coca-Cola South Pacific launches ‘Be More Fanta’ campaign

Coca-Cola South Pacific is asking its customers to embrace the fun side of life in... Read more »

Nestle and Mars launch new chocolate bars at the same time

Nestle is releasing a 45g Milkybar with toasted coconut flakes added throughout.... Read more »

Pangkarra Foods launches pulses snack range in independent grocers

South Australia’s Pangkarra Foods has launched an innovative pulses snack range... Read more »

Rock and Roll Team Building welcomes Angry Anderson

Rock and Roll Team Building are excited to announce that Angry Anderson, founding... Read more »

Discover food packaging leaks quick and easy

Food Package – a care that could turn into a concern It is a known fact that... Read more »

Kit Kat Australia launches golden Chinese New Year flavour celebration from its own retail outlet

Nestlé’s Kit Kat has launched a number of “limited edition” Kit-Kat’s in... Read more »

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