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GS1 Australia is the leading provider of standards and solutions for over 20 industry sectors. They introduced barcoding to Australia in 1979 and today they enable more than 21,000 member companies, of all sizes, to become more efficient by implementing the GS1 system.

They bring businesses, associations and industries together. This blended community comes to GS1 Australia for advice, networking and solutions to their supply chain challenges. GS1 partner with, and help showcase, members, solution providers and industry leaders to demonstrate and encourage supply chain best practice.

Click here for further information on GS1 Australia.



Touchstone Executive search help clients achieve their business goals by securing the best senior executive talent.

Since 2003, they have advised major Australian and multinational public and private companies on senior appointments across the Asia Pacific region.

Through research and global network relationships they build deep industry background and behavioural knowledge.

This allows them to deliver high caliber shortlists quickly and efficiently, focused exactly on the client’s brief.

Click here for further information on Touchstone Executive Search.


At ADM we unlock the power of nature to provide access to nutrition worldwide. With industry-advancing innovations, a complete portfolio of ingredients and solutions to meet any taste, and a commitment to sustainability, we give customers an edge in solving the nutritional challenges of today and tomorrow.  We’re a global leader in human and animal nutrition and the world’s premier agricultural organisation and processing company.  Click here for further information on ADM.

Baker McKenzie

Baker McKenzie understands the issues specific to the fast-paced and constantly evolving consumer goods and retail industries and brings the knowledge, experience and geographical scope that our clients need.

Our cross-practice experts advise on the entire spectrum of the product life cycle from conception through development, supply chain, distribution and through to product recall, liability claims and after-sales obligations.

Click here for further information on Baker McKenzie.



Banjo has been delivering working capital solutions to small and medium sized businesses since 2015.   

We blend rapid data analysis technology with a personalised relationship approach. Lending decisions are made quickly, after which funds can be in your bank account in as little as 24 hours following loan offer acceptance. All with direct support from our experienced team through enquiry stage to deal settled.      

To give your business the flexibility it needs, we provide unsecured loans up to $500K across 6-24 month terms and up to $1.5m to businesses with multiple entities. This includes our Flexi Working Capital loan offering clients up to 4 months interest expense only. 

Talk to us about how we can help power your business.  Phone: 1300 22 65 65  Email:

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Castlegate James

Castlegate James enables Australasian FMCG producers to achieve sustainability solutions for their manufacturing by-products. We provide tailored, high-quality supply chain solutions both nationally and by state/region, avoiding product going to landfill and creating new value streams. We have 10 accredited production sites across the region and have full CoR compliance.

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CHEP helps move more goods to more people, in more places than any other organisation on earth. Its pallets, crates and containers form the invisible backbone of the global supply chain and the world’s biggest brands trust us to help them transport their goods more efficiently, sustainably and safely.

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Cheetham Salt

Cheetham Salt operates six solar fields and four refineries throughout Australia and is a key supplier to the food industry. Our harvesting practices produce natural salt from pure waters then we refine, process and pack the salt ourselves. We are proud of our ability to produce high-quality salt and we are committed to delivering on our vision of ‘providing our customers a great experience, every time’. 

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Chr. Hansen

Chr. Hansen is a global bioscience company, developing, producing and supplying cultures, enzymes, probiotics and natural colours.  A global leader in ingredients for dairy, processed meat and fermented beverages, Chr. Hansen was named in 2020 by Corporate Knights as the most sustainable food ingredients company in the world.

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Detmold Australia

At Detpak, we design, manufacture, and supply the FMCG, grocery and foodservice industry with world-class sustainable paper and board packaging, delivered with the care you would expect from a family-owned business.  At our core is an entrepreneurial spirit and passion to make brands shine through superior quality, service and value.

Click here for further information on Detmold Australia.

Foodbank Australia Ltd

Foodbank is the leading food relief organisation in Australia and provides food and groceries to more than 2,400 registered charities and 2,500 schools for school breakfast programs and family outreach. Foodbank works with the entire Australian food and grocery sector including farmers, wholesalers, manufacturers, and retailers who donate and redirect surplus product.

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GRA Supply Chain Consultants founded in 1997, GRA is Australia’s premier specialist supply chain consulting firm. Our team has extensive FMCG and retail supply chain and logistics experience at all levels of the process, both strategic and operational. For the last two decades, we have worked with over 200 organisations to turn their supply chains into a competitive advantage. GRA is now part of Accenture – please see this media release for further information.

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IRI Australia

IRI is a leading provider of big data, predictive analytics and forward-looking insights that help FMCG organisations grow their businesses. With the largest repository of purchase, media, social, causal and loyalty data globally, all integrated on an on-demand, cloud-based technology platform, IRI is empowering the personalisation revolution, helping to guide its more than 5,000 clients around the world to deliver market-leading growth.

Click here for further information on IRI Australia.

Matthews Australasia

Matthews Australasia is the Australian leader in intelligent product identification, inspection and software traceability solutions. We deliver intelligent coding, labelling, inspection and software solutions to drive efficiency & cost-effectiveness. Matthews has now been in business for over forty years and is a trusted supplier to many food & grocery manufacturers.

Click here for further information on Matthews Australasia.

Planet Protector Packaging

Woolpack is an environmentally responsible insulated packaging technology made from sheep waste wool that aims to reduce B2B/B2C use of expanded polystyrene (EPS). The solution is ideal for companies which experience cold-chain interruptions before delivery or where a package may sit outside of a home or office before collection.

Click here for further information on Planet Protector Packaging.

Shanghai Freemen Australia Pty Ltd

Shanghai Freemen Life Sciences was established in 1995. Today we are a team of dedicated, expertly trained individuals servicing the global market.  Although we have grown since our humble beginnings, our foundation remains ingrained in everything we do – quality ingredients, unparalleled market knowledge, and a commitment to exceptional customer service.

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Six Degrees Executive

Six Degrees Executive is a leading specialist FMCG and retail recruitment agency and consultancy. Since 2004, Six Degrees has actively worked with AFGC as a member, providing recruitment services for Australia’s leading FMCG and retail organisations, as well as talent advisory services, personalised career development and industry thought leadership.

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SKUvantage is a product content solutions provider, based in Sydney, Australia, providing product photography and other product content related services and technology solutions.

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StayinFront is a leading global provider of mobile, cloud-based field force effectiveness and retail execution solutions for Consumer Goods and Life Sciences organizations. Companies of all sizes in over 50 countries use StayinFront software to innovate sales operations and reduce the complexity, time and expense associated with field efforts.

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Finding new ways to make better use of our natural resources isn’t easy, but we’re up to the task.  For over 150 years, SUEZ has led the way in delivering smart and sustainable environmental services for businesses, governments and communities.

Whether its supplying drinking water, treating organic matter and reusing it as compost or managing biosolids, our experts are embracing the power of innovation to help shape a sustainable environment, now!  

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Visy is a global leader in packaging and resource recovery, and has been a pioneer in sustainability since its inception.

Visy’s innovation, manufacturing and logistic capabilities are organised around an integrated closed loop. Together, they give life to tailored solutions that deliver enduring value for Visy’s customers, partners and communities.

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Western Union Business Solutions

Western Union Business Solutions enables companies of all sizes to send and receive cross-border payments and manage foreign exchange. With deep expertise in moving funds around the globe and access to more than 130 currencies we help companies spend less time managing international financial transactions and more time growing their businesses.

Western Union Business Solutions has extensive experience working with clients in a variety of sectors, including food and grocery, manufacturing, NGO, charities, agriculture, ICT, infrastructure, property and construction, energy, business advisory and professional services. We also offer customised solutions for legal, financial, and educational institutions.

Western Union Business Solutions works with its clients to understand their unique business needs. Whether you require an online payment solution or personalised support to help guide you through the world of foreign exchange, Western Union Business Solutions’ industry expertise and distinguished service portfolio will enable you to make international payments and manage currency risk with confidence.

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Western Union Business Solutions is a business unit of The Western Union Company. In Australia, services are provided by Western Union Business Solutions (Australia) Pty Limited (ACN 150 129 749, AFSL 404092). Please refer to for more information about Western Union Business Solutions’ services. A Product Disclosure Statement is available for each of the financial products that WUBS issues (if any) and can be obtained by visiting our compliance and legal web page.