New Zealand government-owned food safety and quality assurance company AsureQuality has officially signed a strategic alliance with Australian product authenticity, protection and traceability technology...

SAN FRANCISCO, 28 July 2015 – AsureQuality andUbiquitome have agreed to collaborate on trialling mobile molecular testing for applications in food and primary production sectors. The collaboration...

General Mills has launched a new Indian cooking brand into Australian supermarkets, under the brand name Parampara. The brand currently offers a range of spice mixes which can be used to cook a variety...

Introduction The molecular biology technique PCR has now been applied to the determination of Brettanomyces bruxellensis yeast in wine. A kit system is now available in Australia and has been used in our...

As food companies prepare for the March 1st 2016 introduction of the new Food Standards Code many have raised concerns with how it will affect their products, labelling, marketing and future of their business. FoodLegal...

LLOYD CASE STUDY: Scottish Agricultural College (SAC) TA1 texture analyser (available from Bestech Australia) is used by the Scottish Agricultural College for shear force measurements to measure the eating...

Sanitarium launches new ‘wholefood’ snack bars in Australia Breakfast cereal and snack food manufacturer Sanitarium has launched a new range of ‘wholefood’ fruit and nut snack bars called Naturally...

SOFI Spritz uses crowdfunding and crowdsourcing to launch new beverage flavour Alcoholic beverage brand SOFI Spritz has launched a new crowd funding campaign which also allows consumers who pledge money...

Continental launches new gourmet rice and pasta range Cook-at-home meal brand Continental has launched a new range of gourmet Pasta, Rice and Risotto meals in Australia. A well-known Australian brand for...

Buderim Ginger Group launches first choc-macadamia spread in Australia Queensland-based food and beverage company Buderim Ginger Group has launched a new chocolate macadamia nut spread under its Mac Farms...