Upcoming China related events, supported by PIRSA

PIRSA are supporting several events in May relating to business in China. eCommerce for Food and Agribusiness The workshop will be delivered by FIAL and Asialink and is designed specifically for the food & beverage industry, incorporating feedback and insights from e-commerce platform buyers and suppliers. The workshop objectives are to prepare Australian food and…

New funding support for overseas collaborations

The Australian Government’s Global Connections Fund and the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering (ATSE) are pleased to launch a call for Priming Grants – a new vehicle for driving collaboration between Australian researchers and overseas small to medium enterprises (SMEs) and Australian SMEs with overseas researchers with linkages encouraged across 17 priority economies.

Food and Beverage Development Fund: Round 2 of 2016 applications now open

The Food and Beverage Development Fund provides assistance to individuals who want to realise their aspirations and achieve their full potential. The Food and Beverage Development Fund provides financial support of between $1,000 and $10,000 per successful applicant to further skills and knowledge through training and education within South Australia’s critically important food & beverage industries.

Working with Skills: How automotive workers can add value to your business!

Join the Small Business Commissioner for a special information and networking event and see highly skilled workers who are interested in joining your business in action. Automotive manufacturing workers have skills which are transferable to a wide range of businesses. Find out about Government funding which is available to assist the transition. This is a…

Innova market insights: Dairy alternative drinks

While dairy alternative drinks account for a relatively limited 6% share of total global dairy launches recorded by Innova Market Insights in 2015, the market has seen ongoing penetration outside its more traditional Asian market. This is reflected in the static launch numbers for the region over the past five years, while rising activity in Europe has taken its global share up from 30% to 38%.

New research hub to transform Australian food industry’s relationship with ASEAN consumers

The University of Melbourne and Mondelēz International Asia Pacific have launched Unlocking the Food Value Chain: Australian Food Industry Transformation for ASEAN Markets, an ARC-funded research hub which will gain insights to unlock Asian consumer behaviour and market levers, and inform innovation in ingredient use, consumer experience and product design and packaging.