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RELEASE OF MODERN SLAVERY ACT 2018: DRAFT GUIDANCE FOR REPORTING ENTITIES

3 April 2019

The Modern Slavery Act 2018: Draft Guidance for Reporting Entities (Draft Guidance) has been released for public consultation. Login to […]

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AFGC SUMMARY OF THE 2019 BUDGET

2 April 2019

The Federal Treasurer the Hon Josh Frydenberg MP tonight handed down a Budget for 2019-20 delivering a surplus of $7.1 […]

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GOVERNMENTS RESPONSE TO THE REVIEW OF THE FOOD AND GROCERY CODE OF CONDUCT

27 March 2019

Assistant Treasurer, Stuart Robert, has today released the Government’s response to the independent Food and Grocery Code of Conduct Review. […]

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Supply Chain Newsletter – March 2019

27 March 2019

The AFGC’s Supply Chain Newsletter for March is now available Login to the Members Centre to read the newsletter.

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SCITECH NEWS – MARCH 2019

14 March 2019

The March edition of the AFGC’s SciTech News is now available. Log in to the Members Centre to read the […]

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Allergen Labelling Survey

4 March 2019

The AFGC is seeking member input into approaches to Allergen Labelling; specifically on alerting consumers to changes in allergen content […]

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ACCC’S 2019 ENFORCEMENT PRIORITIES AND CONSUMER ADVOCACY FOCUS

1 March 2019

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) Chair, Rod Sims, outlined the regulator’s enforcement priorities and consumer advocacy focus for 2019 […]

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RESPONSIBLE ADVERTISING TO CHILDREN COMPLIANCE UPDATE AND WORKSHOPS

26 February 2019

In 2009 the AFGC launched the Responsible Children’s Marketing Initiative (RCMI) and the Quick Service Restaurant Initiative for Responsible Advertising […]

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HEALTH STAR RATING 5 YEAR REVIEW – CONSULTATION ON DRAFT REPORT

25 February 2019

The draft Report for the Five Year Review of the Health Star Rating (HSR) System has been released today and […]

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INDUSTRIAL CHEMICALS BILL 2017 PASSED BY BOTH HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT

21 February 2019

Three out of a group of six bills to establish a new national regulatory scheme for industrial chemicals, including those […]

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Review of Therapeutic Goods Order 54 – Standards for Disinfectants and associated guidance

13 February 2019

AFGC’s submission – Review of Therapeutic Goods Order 54 – Standards for Disinfectants and associated guidance. Login to the Members […]

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The Year Ahead for Retail

7 February 2019

Coles CEO Steven Cain and Woolworths CEO Brad Banducci answer five key questions about 2019 as part of annual survey […]

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