Topic: product development

Food Source Victoria

Food Source Victoria is a $20 million Victorian Government initiative to assist regional food businesses to grow.
The Food Source program helps boost exports, build industry capabilities and create jobs in regional Victoria. It encourages food producers and their supply chain to work together to add value to food grown and […]

Monash Food Innovation Centre has a new partner

FOOD INNOVATION NEWS
PLAY Market Research (PLAYMR) has joined the Monash Food Innovation Centre (FIC) to provide a complete end-to-end consumer and shopper research approach.
The partnership brings together the best of capabilities, expertise and toys at the Monash FIC in Clayton.
Food manufacturers looking to get an innovation project off the ground, or validate a great concept with consumers/shoppers, […]

Melbourne Knowledge Week

7 – 13 May 2018
The 2018 ‘Melbourne Knowledge Week festival’ will feature some exciting food innovation activities.
This year the team at the City of Melbourne is coordinating a large program of activity focussed on food systems innovation, scaling food/hospitality focused start-up businesses, and building on the ‘Melbourne experience’.
Through seven days of interactive events, workshops, dinners, and […]

Innovation and Pulse Foods

Case study – Innovative Australian pulse foods in sight
Source: Australian Food News (http://www.ausfoodnews.com.au)
Imagine siting down to a breakfast of chickpea flakes? This situation may be a reality if a new Australian research project comes to fruition.
Working with Uncle Toby’s and Woods Foods, a pulse processor in Queensland, a PhD candidate, […]

Registered Service Providers – Innovation

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Agent Oriented Software Pty Ltd
Badalya Pty Ltd
Bayly Group Pty Ltd
Beanstalk Agriculture
CSIRO
Deakin University
Deloitte Australia
Derio Comar Consulting
KPMG
La Trobe University
Memko Pty Ltd
Monash Food Innovation Centre
OzsScientific Pty Ltd
RMIT University
Robert Bosch Australia
ShopAbility Pty Ltd
Solutions in Food
Swinburne University of Technology
University of Melbourne
Victoria University
Agent Oriented […]

RMIT Food Research and Innovation Centre

The Food Research and Innovation Centre is a world-class facility that helps Australian businesses develop and market innovative, high value products for the global marketplace.
The RMIT Food Research and Innovation Centre is a Registered Service Provider for the Food Innovation Voucher program.
Food Research and Innovation Centre facilities

RMIT is the top provider […]

Food Innovation – International links

New Zealand Food Innovation Network
Callaghan Innovation, New Zealand
Food Innovation and Resource Centre, Singapore
Nebraska Innovation Campus Food Innovation Center
Food Innovation Network, UK  
New Food Innovation Ltd, UK
Park Royal Food Innovation Centre, London
University of Nottingham Food Innovation Centre
Cargills European Food Innovation Center, Belgium
European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT Food)
Food Innovation, Norway
Oregon State University Food Innovation […]

Food Innovation Vouchers

VOUCHER OPTIONS
Vouchers can be used to access facilities, services, advice or expertise from approved service providers. There are two levels of funding:
1. Early stage feasibility and testing:
For a problem that needs an innovative solution.
Applicant is required to contribute at least one hour of time in-kind for every $1000 of voucher […]

Altering ingredients to increase nutrition

Case study
The applicant is a producer and manufacturer of cereals in Victoria. The company’s business plan is to increase its brand position as a health food company, and wants to increase the nutrition density in its cereals.
The company is aware that some Australians are lacking in Vitamin B12 and magnesium. […]

CSIRO’s food innovation centre for industry

Scientist in white coat working in laboratory

CSIRO’s food innovation centre makes it easy for food, ingredient and equipment manufacturing companies to access extensive expertise, technologies and support in innovation. From adopting innovative technologies and improving process efficiency to creating high value products for new markets, the centre’s staff partner with industry every day.

CSIRO’s food innovation centre has […]