News & Media

Year: 2018

Independent Review of the Food and Grocery Code of Conduct Final Report Released

Yesterday, the Assistant Treasurer, the Hon Stuart Robert MP, released Professor Graeme Samuel AC’s Food and Grocery Code of Conduct (FGCC) Review final report. Login to the Members Centre to read the Member Brief.

CPTPP Ratification to drive Australian Jobs and Trade

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) has today has welcomed the ratification of the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans Pacific Partnership (CPTPP). AFGC CEO Ms Tanya Barden the ratification by Australia means that it is the sixth country to ratify the agreement and is the final step in […]

WESTERN SYDNEY POWERING AUSTRALIA’S FOOD SUPPLY

WESTERN SYDNEY has emerged as a food and grocery manufacturing powerhouse, generating $17 billion in output per year and employing 24,400 workers, according to new research released today by the Australian Food and Grocery Council. The report shows that Parramatta is the food and grocery manufacturing capital of […]

NOMINATIONS FOR 2019 TELSTRA BUSINESS WOMEN’S AWARDS NOW OPEN

Support successful women in food and grocery manufacturing – and across all industries – by nominating them in the 2019 Telstra Business Women’s Awards. Nominations are now open for the Awards. Login to the Members Centre to read the Member Brief.

EXTENSION TO THE FIVE YEAR REVIEW OF THE HEALTH STAR RATING SYSTEM CONSULTATION

AFGC has been advised that in response to stakeholder feedback, the Reviewers have extended the timeframe for submissions to the Five Year Review of the HSR System until midnight Friday, 7 December 2018. Login to the Members Centre to read the Member Brief.