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Australia’s Harvey Norman acquires a 49.9% stake in Coomboona dairy farm
02 September, 2015
Australian-based retailer Harvey Norman's subsidiary has acquired a 49.9% stake, worth $34m, in dairy farm...
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Nestlé’s KitKat to use sustainably sourced cocoa from next year
Wednesday, September 02, 2015 Nestlé's chocolate brand KitKat is set to use only sustainably sourced cocoa to manufacture all of its products by the first quarter of next...

General Mills aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 28% over next decade
Tuesday, September 01, 2015 General Mills is set to reduce absolute greenhouse gas emissions by 28% across its full value chain over the next...

USDA APHIS to provide non-regulated status for Simplot’s second-generation Innate potato
Tuesday, September 01, 2015 The US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has decided to provide non-regulated status for a genetically engineered (GE) potato variety...

Greece and Latvia opt out of Monsanto’s application to grow GM crops
Friday, August 28, 2015 Monsanto has agreed to Latvia and Greece's requests to be excluded from its application to grow genetically modified (GM) crop across the European Union (EU), under the new EU opt-out...

Turkey and egg prices continue to rise after bird flu
Friday, August 28, 2015 The outbreak of bird flu in the US continues to hamper the availability of poultry and egg supplies, as prices of turkey and chicken eggs constantly...

CFS sues APHIS for non-disclosure of GE crops information
Thursday, August 27, 2015 The Center for Food Safety (CFS) has sued the US Department of Agirculture (USDA)'s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) for non-disclosure of public information regarding...

US FDA says Just Mayo can not be considered as mayonnaise
Thursday, August 27, 2015 The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has said that some of Hampton Creek's Just Mayo products violate regulations related to mayonnaise standards and...

Arla develops protein solution to improve quality of low-fat cottage cheese
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Arla Foods Ingredients has developed a new clean-label protein solution to address the problem of watery low-fat cottage...

Heartland Food Products to buy Splenda from J&J subsidiary
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Heartland Food Products Group will be acquiring the artificial sweetener brand Splenda from Johnson & Johnson (J&J) subsidiary McNeil Nutritionals for an undisclosed...

Australia-Indonesia partnership to invest $12m on boosting red meat and cattle sector
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 Australia and Indonesia are planning to invest over $12m from the Indonesia-Australia Partnership on Food Security in the red meat and cattle sector, in projects that are likely to be...


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Press Releases

SPIRA-TROL General Service Control Valves
Thursday, September 03, 2015 by Spirax Sarco The SPIRA-TROL range of two port single seat globe valves with cage retained seats is available in a range of materials and sizes of up to DN100 / 4in EN or ASME/ANSI....

TOMRA Sorting Solutions Wins International Design Award for its Common User Interface
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 by TOMRA Sorting Food The common user interface (CUI), designed by TOMRA Sorting Solutions (TOMRA) and Design Partners, received this year´s International Design Excellence Award (IDEA) at a gala ceremony in...

Propak Myanmar and Allpack Indonesia 2015
Thursday, August 20, 2015 by MINOX MINOX will be attending the following exhibitions in coming September and...

Vigilant Screening to Boost Consumer Confidence
Thursday, August 13, 2015 by Randox Food Diagnostics Food safety is virtually impossible for the consumer to actively assess in the supermarket...

TOMRA Widens Reach with Launch of French Language Website
Monday, August 10, 2015 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA has launched a French version of its website to showcase to French speaking countries the sorting and peeling solutions the company...

Propharma Australia’s New Product Development Projects – Working for the Future
Monday, August 10, 2015 by Propharma Australia Propharma Australia is currently working on 'scale up' development of various products....

TOMRA Sorting Food Secures Customers at World Potato Congress
Friday, August 07, 2015 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA has welcomed two new Chinese customers during a signing ceremony at the 9th World Potato...

Randox and Swiss Quality Testing Services Advances Food Safety
Wednesday, August 05, 2015 by Randox Food Diagnostics Randox Food Diagnostics and Swiss Quality Testing Services (SQTS) are using the latest technology to yield the best in quality and safety...

MFP14 Condensate Pump
Monday, August 03, 2015 by Spirax Sarco Spirax Sarco's range of MFP14 automatic pumps are designed to remove and recover condensate under all operating conditions....

DTS to Attend the 48th Annual AIFST Conference in Sydney
Thursday, July 30, 2015 by DTS Food Laboratories DTS Food Laboratories will be attending the 48th Annual AIFST Conference in Luna Park, Sydney from 11-13 August...


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