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Essential stories, analysis and research from the fresh produce markets in Australia and New Zealand, with a focus on retail, wholesale, marketing, and consumers.

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Hort Innovation sets A$500m goal for Frontiers

2024-06-13T01:53:00+01:00By

Hort Innovation launches new investment programme focused on R&D 

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Zespri unveils Zag innovation fund pilots

2024-06-11T07:15:00+01:00By

First investment from Zag innovation fund distributed to three pilots 

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Metcash joins Australian fight to end food waste

2024-06-11T05:56:00+01:00By

Australian Food Pact now supported by 37 organisations that have pledged to act on food waste  

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Perfection Fresh wins MOYA 2024

2024-06-07T06:03:00+01:00By

Perfection Fresh group marketing manager Kristie Emerson presented with Australasia’s premier fresh produce marketing award for Quke O’Qlock campaign

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Produce Plus Winter out now

2024-05-28T00:42:00+01:00

Hort Connections special edition features keynote interviews with Costa and Muirs. Plus, event preview and spotlights on packaging & grading, citrus and kiwifruit 

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Soluna brand exceeds expectations

2024-05-24T15:21:00+01:00By

The owners and developers of the apple brand are looking forward to good sales in 2024

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Netball Australia partners with Jazz apples

2024-05-22T04:20:00+01:00By

Partnership draws on shared values of sport and healthy eating  

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MOYA finalists announced

2024-05-21T01:04:00+01:00

Top three campaigns to be showcased at Hort Connections in Melbourne

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Avocados Australia celebrates launch into India

2024-05-09T04:34:00+01:00

Ambassador Brett Lee joins stakeholders at launch event in New Dehli  

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Coles launches recyclable paper packaging for mandarins

2024-05-09T01:40:00+01:00By

Coles replaces plastic net bags for Coles Unique Selection mandarins with recyclable paper alternative  

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Happy Chop - Tearless Onions return to Woolworths shelves with national launch

2024-05-06T22:13:00+01:00By

Successful trial sees onion variety return to Australian shelves with expanded distribution in 2024  

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E.E. Muir & Sons changes name to Muirs as part of brand update

2024-05-06T01:03:00+01:00By

Leading Australian family-owned agribusiness unveils new brand position ‘Grow Forward’

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Queensland government trials farm gate price monitoring scheme

2024-05-01T05:59:00+01:00By

Scheme to be led by industry bodies and include negotiation training 

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Rockit launches partnership with Kung Fu Panda

2024-04-24T02:55:00+01:00By

Global campaign kicks off in mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong with digital and in-store activations and Kung Fu Panda packaging 

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MOYA deadline approaches

2024-04-24T01:37:00+01:00By

Fresh produce marketers have until April 29 to enter Australasia’s premier award for marketing excellence