FoodLegal has announced its latest symposium, ‘Food Import/Exports – Promises and Pitfalls’. The symposium, to be held in Sydney on Tuesday 22 November 2016, will cover a number of importing and...

RANGEme joins GS1 Alliance Partner Program Australia’s first independent online supplier platform, RANGEme, which enables FMCG suppliers to pitch their product range to leading Australian retailers,...

Fresh Produce Safety Centre launches two projects University of Sydney-based research centre the Fresh Produce Safety Centre has launched two landmark research projects, which it says are aimed at improving...

An Australian food-scanning app, FoodSwitch, has been recognised in a list of the world’s top 100 innovative initiatives, selected from entries from more than 79 countries. At the international 2013...

Recently Australian Food News reported the launch by barcode company GS1 of its own mobile phone app, GoScan, designed to let consumers access extra information about products. The GoScan iPhone app allows...

Barcode company GS1 is about to launch its GoScan app. With the support of a range of food industry partners – including the Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC), major supermarkets and food manufacturers...

Australian supermarket giants Coles, Woolworths, Cosco and Metcash have acclaimed the new GS1 Australia product retail technology, Recallnet. In an open letter, published on the GS1 website, the retailers...

The barcode-issuing agency GS1 Australia and food giant Nestlé Australia today announced a world-first for the delivery of product data to customers. GS1 Australia and Nestlé Australia have announced...

GS1, the not-for-profit organisation that designs and manages the global barcode and logistics system for supply chain standards, last week announced the agreement of a new global product recall standard,...

Barcode supplier GS1 New Zealand is encouraging companies in the food and grocery sector to register for ProductRecallnz, an online service for rapid recall or withdrawal of products in consumer supply...