Australian Food & Grocery Council

Media Releases

Food and Grocery Manufacturing supports competitive Tax Reform

31 July 2018

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) continues to support establishing globally competitive taxation rates in order to enhance the […]

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Industry to benefit from a Competitive Electricity Market

11 July 2018

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) today welcomed the release of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s (ACCC) Retail […]

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DRAFT REPORT FOR THE REVIEW OF THE FOOD AND GROCERY CODE OF CONDUCT

3 July 2018

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) has today welcomed the release by Professor Graeme Samuel AC of the Draft […]

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SUGAR REDUCTION PLEDGE CONSISTENT WITH A PROACTIVE INDUSTRY

26 June 2018

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) has today welcomed the pledge by the Australian Beverages Council to reduce sugar […]

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

29 May 2018

Statement by Dr Geoffrey Annison, Deputy CEO AFGC While Deakin’s Global Obesity Centre’s report has made a first attempt to […]

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A Budget Focused on Infrastructure, Jobs and Skills

8 May 2018

The 2018 Budget rightly puts the focus on jobs and skills and highlights the importance of setting sound economic fundamentals […]

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ENERGY POLICY ACTION REQUIRED

17 April 2018

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) encourages all state and territory energy ministers to support the Australian Government’s National […]

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INVESTMENT INCENTIVES WELCOMED

13 March 2018

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) today welcomed the Leader of the Opposition, the Hon Bill Shorten’s announcement of […]

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TOOLKIT DRIVES SUPPLY CHAIN EFFICIENCIES

29 January 2018

The Australian Food and Grocery Council’s (AFGC) release of its Common Despatch Checklist Toolkit will provide valuable resource to supply […]

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TPP underpins jobs and growth

24 January 2018

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) has welcomed the revival of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) overnight. The TPP will […]

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FACTORY OF THE YEAR DEMONSTRATES OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE

16 January 2018

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) and A.T. Kearney have opened nominations for the second Factory of the Year […]

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ENERGY POLICY ANNOUNCEMENT

18 October 2017

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) welcomes the Government’s new energy policy, which includes a National Energy Guarantee, designed […]

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