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Beiersdorf partners with Foodbank Australia, gifting 50,000 Nivea products

The maker of Nivea and Elastoplas has given Foodbank Australia more than 50,000 personal care items, including hand sanitisers, for people in Victoria.

Foodbank deal takes guesswork out of supply

General Mills’ has committed to producing 10,000 pasta meals per month for a year to donate to people in need through a partnership with Foodbank Australia.

FMCG giants dig deep for COVID-19 food relief

Arnott’s, PepsiCo and McCain Foods among big brands supporting Australian food relief efforts.

Aldi extends paid leave for volunteer firies

Discount retailer provides accommodation, counselling and groceries for employees impacted by fires.

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This week’s top headlines.

Foodbank’s support reaching neediest bushfire victims

Major FMCG companies rally behind Foodbank to donate goods to distress areas.

Woolworths puts food waste program in place at all stores

Woolworths recorded an average year-on-year reduction of 8 per cent in food waste sent to landfill over the past three years.

Coles pledges to halve food waste by 2020

Supermarket to get rid of single-use plastic bags on July 1.

Foodbank, Perfection Fresh partner to reduce food waste

Research shows fruit and vegetables have highest wastage rates.

Foodbank, GS1 join forces

Portal created to streamline product recall process.