Australian Food & Grocery Council

Media Releases

Industry Seeks Constructive & Collaborative Response to Obesity

19 September 2017

Joint Industry Statement on Preventative Health by the following organisations Australian Food & Grocery Council, Australian Beverages Council, Australian Industry […]

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CLIVE STIFF ANNOUNCED AS NEW AFGC CHAIR

16 August 2017

The Board of the Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) has elected Mr Clive Stiff as the new Chairman of […]

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INDEX PREDICTS MODEST RECOVERY IN AUSTRALIA’S RETAIL SALES GROWTH

31 July 2017

Figures published in the 26th edition of the quarterly AFGC CHEP Retail Index today indicate signs of a modest recovery […]

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ePIF™ DRIVING EFFICIENCIES THROUGH THE FOOD AND GROCERY VALUE CHAIN

17 July 2017

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) today launched ePIF™, the first element under the AFGC Authorised Food Data System® […]

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FOOD AND BEVERAGE DRIVING AUSTRALIAN MANUFACTURING

19 June 2017

Australia’s $126 billion food, beverage and grocery sectors’ value to Australian manufacturing has increased by over 30 per cent in […]

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AFGC APPOINTS NEW CEO

13 June 2017

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) Board is delighted to announce the appointment of Ms Tanya Barden as the […]

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BUDGET TO DRIVE INVESTMENT AND GROWTH

10 May 2017

The 2017 Budget rightly puts the focus on jobs and growth and highlights the scale of the economic challenge facing […]

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INDEX PREDICTS CONTINUED SLOWING IN RETAIL SALES GROWTH

27 April 2017

Published today, the 25th edition of the AFGC CHEP Retail Index has pointed to a return to slowing retail turnover […]

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FOOD AND BEVERAGE SECTOR: A KEY PARTNER IN DRIVING HEALTHIER OUTCOMES

20 February 2017

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) said the release of a national obesity plan by a group of academics […]

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Welcome Improvement to NSW Deposit Scheme Rollout

16 February 2017

          Industry and environment groups have welcomed the change to the start date of the NSW […]

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FOOD AND DRINK TAX PROPOSAL IGNORES IMPACT ON COSTS OF LIVING

15 February 2017

A paper released today by the University of Melbourne calling for the taxation of fat, salt and sugar has essentially […]

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GOVERNMENT INDUSTRY PARTNERSHIP TO UNLOCK AUSTRALIA’S AGRIFOOD EXPORTS

15 February 2017

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) and the Australian Government today formed a key partnership to help tackle non-tariff […]

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