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Impossible Foods launches in supermarkets in Hong Kong, Singapore

Impossible Foods has launched through almost 200 grocery stores across Singapore and Hong Kong as the US-based plant-based meat pioneer moves from focusing on the food sector to the consumer market.

Craft mustard startup commits to feed Australians in need

VanDeRo has collaborated with OzHarvest to launch a social initiative, committing to feed hungry Australians.

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Arnott’s vs Mondelez: the battle of the biscuit giants

Arnott’s and Mondelez recently launched new biscuit products at the same time, in differing ways. But who won in store, and what was the impact of the lockdown in Victoria?

St Remio supports ​female ​farming ​co-​o​p​ for World Coffee Day

Australian coffee brand St Remio is running a campaign to support female farming for the World Coffee Day.

V2Food’s plant-based meats to go on sale in 600+ Woolworths stores

Australian plant-based meat startup V2Food is bringing its products to more than 600 Woolworths stores.

Harris Farm Markets plans two Brisbane stores

Harris Farm Markets is accelerating its Queensland expansion with two new stores planned for Brisbane.

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Drakes Supermarkets adopts GS1’s Recall platform

Independent grocer Drakes Supermarkets has adopted GS1 Australia’s Recall service, which serves to remove unsafe products from shelves in stores.

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South Australia to ban single-use plastics

Single-use plastics will be banned in South Australia, making it the first Australian state to introduce such a policy.

Henry’s Ginger Beer pivots online after Covid crisis cuts sales by 73 per cent

When the Covid-19 pandemic hit Australia, Tasmanian brewer Henry’s Ginger Beer saw sales tumble by 73 per cent as events and festivals were cancelled.

Nestle, iQ Renew trial soft-plastic recycling on NSW Central Coast

Confectionery giant Nestle and Australian recycler iQ Renew will trial a soft plastics recycling program based on collecting waste from curbsides.