New tomato dumping investigation initiated The Australian Anti-Dumping Commission has announced it has initiated a new investigation into the alleged dumping of prepared or preserved tomatoes into the...

Woolworths and SPC Ardmona have announced a new supply deal for the Select brand Supermarket giant Woolworths has announced a $70 million deal to buy product from Australian fruit processor SPC Ardmona....

The Victorian Government has released its Food to Asia Action Plan The release of the Victorian Government’s Food to Asia Action Plan has been welcomed by food manufacturing representative body the Australian...

SPC Ardmona will not receive Government grants The Australian Government’s decision not to invest $25 million as a one-off grant for CCA’s fruit and vegetable processing subsidiary SPC Ardmona has...

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....

Australian fruit and vegetable processor SPC Ardmona has expressed disappointment in the Productivity Commission’s Accelerated Report findings, which denied provisional safeguard tariffs against imported...

Food processor SPC Ardmona has welcomed the announcement from the Australian Government that its new Anti-Dumping Commission has initiated investigations into peaches being imported from South Africa and...

The Australian Productivity Commission will undertake “safeguard” inquiries into the impact of imports of processed fruit and tomatoes on Australian producers, following a request by food processor...

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...

New Zealand spray dryer, FoodWaikato and oil producer Avocado Oil New Zealand have come together to develop an avocado powder for use in food, cosmetic and nutriceutical products. The product, to be marketed...