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United Brand Group launch opens the door for more Australian brands in China
Clean Food Co, Asia Pacific’s most trusted partner fast-tracking business entry to China, announces new brand identity, United Brand Group. The rebrand reflects a large expansion of its current services and diversification across its client base enabling the consultancy to take more companies into the China market than ever before. United Brand Group (UBG), who has […]
Bellamy’s enters into Scheme Implementation Deed with Mengniu, Chinese dairy company
Bellamy’s Australia Limited (ASX:BAL Bellamy’s) has entered into a Scheme Implementation Deed under which it is proposed that China Mengniu Dairy Company Limited (SEHK:2319 Mengniu) will acquire 100% of the issued share capital of Bellamy’s via a scheme of arrangement (the Scheme). If the Scheme proceeds, it is intended that Bellamy’s shareholders receive a total […]
Robots have started serving ice cream in Melbourne
Niska, an Australian based start-up company has opened a world-first retail robotics ice-cream store in Melbourne. Niska is a must-see, must-eat experience located at the popular Federation Square in Melbourne CBD. Multiple robots have already started serving ice-cream to customers; Tony, Eka and Pepper are now serving 16 different flavours of ice-cream. Niska has started […]
Pollination agreements with beekeepers prevent getting stung , republished from Farm Biosecurity
Trucks carrying millions of bees – and water supplies and forklifts – move at night after all the foragers have returned to the hive, so you might not actually see them being moved. Image: courtesy of Ian Zadow The annual spring movement of hives has commenced, as beekeepers move hives from one area of the […]
Wine Australia launches largest-ever promotion of Australian wine in the USA
This week, Wine Australia launches its largest-ever promotion of Australian wine in the USA – the Far From Ordinary campaign – supported by the Australian Government’s $50 million Export and Regional Wine Support Package (the $50m Package). The $8 million campaign (held 17 September to 10 October) is a key milestone in the fourth and […]
1 in 2 Aussie shoppers want food retailers to stop wastage
Aussie shoppers have spoken: new data reveals that more than half of us aren’t happy about wastage across our supermarkets – particularly the overuse of plastic packaging and discarded imperfect produce. A leading food safety organisation has weighed in, agreeing that wastage should be reduced where possible, but that one of these practices increases the […]
New Research Reveals Australia Has Highest Paying Jobs (Compared to UK)
Recent study done by 1st Move International suggests that Australia has one of the highest salary increases in some occupations compared to the United Kingdom. The study also revealed that if you’re a you’re a beautician, chef or receptionist by trade who’s living in the United Kingdom, moving to Australia can be the right move […]
The rise of rye: Melbourne Distillers to launch first 100% Australian rye whiskey range
Melbourne based distillers, The Gospel Distillers today announced the launch of new Rye Whiskey range – the first of its kind to use 100% Australian ingredients and be hand-crafted and produced at scale.  Produced using single-source unmalted rye from the Murray Mallee region in South Australia, the announcement follows a growing trend for the uptake […]
CSIRO anticipates a $25bn plant-based protein food trend by 2030
Economists in CSIRO’s strategic advisory arm, CSIRO Futures, have released an economic valuation of the full range of opportunities identified in the 2017 CSIRO Food and Agribusiness Roadmap. Plant-based protein, foods for health and wellbeing, premium products and other emerging food trends could be worth $25 billion by 2030, new analysis by Australia’s national science […]