Are you attending the first ICEF in the Oceania region?

The 13th edition of the International Congress on Engineering and Food, ICEF13, is presented by the International Association for Engineering and Food (IAEF) with support from Engineers Australia and the Australian Food Engineering Association (AFEA) and the Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology (AIFST).
ICEF is the major event in […]

Seeds&Chips is pleased to announce the Australia edition in collaboration with the State of Victoria

Seeds&Chips,  will partner with The Victorian Government and Food + Wine Victoria to bring a new food innovation event, Global Table to Victoria.
Global Table is a new internationally focused food and beverage initiative. It will be the largest food business event ever held in Australia. An estimated 5000 food industry leaders, investors and traders […]

S.A. launches the food waste CRC

The S.A. Government launched the Fight Food Waste CRC in July this year. The Fight Food Waste CRC will support industry-led collaborations between researchers, industry and the community to address the issue of food waste and help the Government to fulfil its National Food Waste Strategy commitment to halve food […]

Sustainability Victoria materials efficiency grants program open now

The Boosting Productivity materials efficiency grants program is open to food manufacturing businesses that have the potential to significantly improve materials efficiency and Sustainability Victoria is offering grants of up to $13,000 for businesses to improve the way they use their raw materials and resources while boosting productivity.
Applications for funding close […]

AgTech on Show

The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria and SproutX are celebrating innovation in food and agriculture by launching the National Agtech Challenge Pitchfest.
Entries are invited to pitch AgTech or FoodTech ideas to help shape the future of agriculture. This exciting competition focuses on new and emerging products, technology and hardware, and runs across two distinct […]

Are you interested in product reformulation? Food testing labs in Melbourne

We are putting together a list of food testing labs in Melbourne that might be of interest to our members.
Here is our initial list which we build on over time.
Please let us know in the comments box below if this is the type of information you are interested in accessing […]

Big data can help reduce wastage

During his presentation at Hort Connections 2018, Perry Sansom, Compac vice president of marketing (pictured above) said the produce industry could improve in operational efficiency, validating quality in the supply chain for retailers and growers, food safety and traceability, and in particular, reduced waste, by embracing “big data”.

KPMG IoT expo – Smart Food & Fibre

The emerging IoT technology ecosystem is both complex and fast-moving. Understanding the players and the relevant offerings in the market can prove challenging.
To help de-mystify this challenge, KPMG’s Melbourne office (Level 37, Tower 2, Collins Square, 727 Collins St) will be transformed into an IoT expo with a focus this […]