McCain Foods has completed stage one of the $57 million upgrade of its Ballarat potato plant. Working with Ballarat City Council, McCain has finished work to improve access to the plant and to remove parked...

Smoothie and juice chain, Boost Juice, is moving into drive-thru stores. Until now, Boost Juice has operated out of shopping centres and standalone shops. The company will now open its first drive-thru...

Food manufacturing company McCain Foods has announced it will close its potato processing plant in Penola, South Australia, by 20 December 2013. The closure will see 59 permanent employees lose their jobs....

Two prominent Australian food manufacturers have announced they are feeling the pressure from a “very competitive food industry environment” and may forced to make closures and reduce grower contracts. Simplot...

The Victorian Liberal Coalition Government is contributing $2 million towards Mars Australia’s new expansion of its large manufacturing facility in Ballarat. The Mars expansion, which will cost AU$52...

The  Victorian regional city Ballarat will be the place many Australians will be on Saturday, January 21 2012 as they sample craft beers from all over Victoria plus a few more. The one-day Ballarat Beer...