Momentum is building around a campaign to re-establish a tomato processor in Central Victoria, following the closure of the Heinz Girgarre factory in January. AMWU reported, Goulburn Valley Food Action Committee Chairman, Les Cameron, said funding was crucial to ensure the community owned and operated Co-operative produced its first line of food in twelve
Representing chemical manufacturers and producers all over the world, The International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA) have released a video on how the chemistry industry is helping to overcome the global energy challenge with innovative products and
The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade reported Australia’s total goods and services exports soared 10.2 per cent in 2011 to $313.3 billion. It’s the first time Australia has reached over $300 billion in exports, during a 12 month period.
Holden has joined forces with electric car charge network, Better Place, for renewable energy and faster charging solutions for the Holden Volt electric car. Better Place, which owns and operates a network of public and private Charge Spots to recharge
The Directors of Darrell Lea Chocolate Shops Pty Ltd have placed the company in voluntary administration, leaving around 700 jobs at risk. Founded in 1927, Darrell Lea is an iconic Australian brand and a highly regarded maker and retailer of confectionary
Manufacturing continued to contract in June but at a slower pace. The Australian Performance of Manufacturing Index (Australian PMI) rose almost 5 points to approximately 47 points in June. (Readings below 50 points indicate contraction in manufacturing
Toyota Australia has renewed the call to abolish the luxury car tax as the Australian Tax Office (ATO) raises the threshold that applies to new vehicle purchases. Under the change by the ATP, the threshold at which cars will be subject to the luxury car tax