Food Business 101: Inaugural winner of Food South Australia Prize announced

The Food South Australia Prize is awarded to the best performing student in the University of Adelaide’s Food and Nutrition Science Course industry placement. Inaugural prize winner Mitchell Crisp has won the award for his performance during a work placement with SARDI, where he gained experience working directly with food technologists and food manufacturers on product…

Food Business 101: South Australia’s food and beverage industry and the 2018 budget

South Australia’s 2018 state budget has been announced. Key announcements of interest to the food and beverage industry included: Ongoing commitment to industry-government partnership with Food South Australia with $1m annual funding for programs designed to assist industry growth over four years Abolition of payroll tax for all small businesses with annual taxable payrolls below…

Members News: June 2018

Another world first for Podpac Podpac have partnered with Bailey’sTM to launch the world’s first Nespresso ®* compatible Bailey’sTM Premium Coffee Pod. The new pod was launched on 1 June in Australia and New Zealand across retail stores including Coles and Woolworths, plus online at www.expresspods.com.au. Kombucha goes large Local kombucha success story MOJO is…

Members News: May 2018

The Gourmet Goodie Bag is back! After selling out early in 2017, the Gourmet Goodie Bag is back for another bumper year at the Royal Adelaide Show. Co-ordinators at Tucker’s Natural are keen to hear from South Australian food manufacturers who would like to profile a new product or trial a product variant to help…

Members News: April 2018

Coopers Session Ale out of the keg and in store Coopers Session Ale, now Coopers Brewery’s second largest selling keg beer since it was launched to the hotel trade late last year, is now being released in cans and bottles.   North, south, east and west: Golden North is best! Golden North tub ice cream…

Members News: March 2018

Tucker’s Natural cracker champions Tucker’s Natural have topped off previous wins of gold and champion in class by being awarded 2018 Championship Cracker by the judges at the Sydney Royal Show. The win, for their Gourmet Bites Rosemary and Rock Salt flavour, adds to a medal tally that makes them the most awarded cracker in Australia.…

Members News: February 2018

Eat Roo Too! The bright and energetic rebranding of Macro Meats’ K-Roo continues and it’s already delivered a 20% increase in sales for the brand. The new messaging is being rolled out across their packaging, website, social media and print. Watch their new video here.   HMPS announces new solution for IoT technologies Big data and…