‘Precise firmness testing machines’ could be the solution to avocado bruising, according to a professor of the University of Queensland (UQ). Darl Joyce of UQ believes that ‘decision aid tools’ will prevent shoppers from purchasing bruised fruit in store and therefore, restore consumer confidence in buying fruit. One in three avocados are considered a disappointment […]
Congratulations to Cookon Commercial Catering Equipment, Pac Food, Chenco Foods, Lotus & Ming and Stoddart on taking home the New Product Awards at this year's Fine Food Australia. The annual awards were announced this evening at the Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre and celebrated the best new products to hit the Australian market throughout the […]
Mal Gill, former My Kitchen Rules contestant and owner of Lady Marmalade Café and Shady Palms Café in Brisbane has been selected as the best sandwich maker in the country, following his victory in the Great Australian Sandwich at Fine Food Australia. Mal's originality and flair stole the show as he dished up a Berbere […]
Fine Food Australia took place at the Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre this past September. We take a look back at some images captured at our show. For Fine Food Australia news and to see more photos from our 2013 event, head over to our dedicated Facebook page.
One thousand stands, big name chefs and industry pioneers gathered at Fine Food Australia today for the hospitality industry's biggest event of the year. Occupying the entire capacity of the Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre, FFA provided visitors with an opportunity to see the latest products and equipment all under the one roof. Day one […]
New banana vending machines have sprung up at two Queensland sites due to consumer support. The ‘Banana Bar’ was cultivated by a Queensland banana growing family, MacKays Bananas, who saw a need in the market for accessible fresh fruit. Daniel MacKay of MacKays Bananas launched their first machine earlier this year in a Brisbane food […]