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Today, FIAL grows from a federally funded Food and Agribusiness Industry Growth Centre to an independent, industry-led, not-for-profit organisation. Australian agrifood businesses will continue to benefit from the decade of knowledge and experience built by the FIAL team.
04/10/23 08:02 AM - Comment(s)
Accelerators and Incubators
Australia's Incubator and Accelerator (I&A) industry is a crucial innovation and commercialisation partner for the Food and Agribusiness sector. FIAL undertook a top-level review to update the Australian Food and Agribusiness I&A landscape post-COVID-19.
24/05/23 02:38 PM - Comment(s)
Connecting Australian export-ready suppliers with qualified buyers in a virtual setting
FIAL’s Virtual Meet the Buyer events provide export-ready Australian food and agribusinesses the opportunity to secure a one-to-one virtual meeting with interested buyers in key markets around the globe.
30/04/22 12:49 AM - Comment(s)
Glorious Black Garlic
Garlicious Grown is raising the profile of black garlic domestically and internationally after perfecting the black garlic flavour profile and product line.
14/07/21 12:49 AM - Comment(s)
Cluster Grant Program 2021: Media Release
FIAL is providing new funding to build on the successful Cluster Program. $600,000 in matched-funding will be available to new and existing agri-food clusters across Australia, supporting their ability to capture growth opportunities.
05/05/21 11:33 AM - Comment(s)
Premium Australian Beef Products
Under the guidance of current proprietor Charlie Mort the company is a lot feeding specialist, offering supply chain services to producers and graziers, and providing premium Wagyu and Black Angus beef products to customers worldwide.
26/04/21 11:28 AM - Comment(s)
Ready-to-eat Fresh-cut Produce
Story Fresh recognised a market need for cut, washed and packaged product, supplied as a ready-to-eat (RTE) option for the QSR, cafe, restaurant and food service markets.
14/04/21 03:46 PM - Comment(s)
Autonomous Agriculture Technology
SwarmFarm incorporates small, lightweight autonomous robots that can operate as a single unit in an orchard or in a multiple ‘swarm’ array on a massive scale.
08/04/21 09:22 AM - Comment(s)
Easy-open Cup Range
SPC ProVital’s cup range was a world-first packaging innovation, receiving Arthritis Australia’s highest possible accessibility rating and Easy-to-Open certification.
01/04/21 01:29 PM - Comment(s)
Modern Manufacturing Initiative 

The Food and Agribusiness Growth Centre, trading as Food Innovation Australia Limited (FIAL), welcomes the release of the Food & Beverage Roadmap under the Australian Government’s $1.3B Modern Manufacturing Initiative (MMI) by Ministers Andrews and Littleproud.


The Roadmap will guide invest...

29/03/21 03:01 PM - Comment(s)
Autonomous Citrus Harvester
Seeing the challenges faced by Riverina citrus growers, specifically the difficulties in acquiring and cultivating a dependable workforce to harvest produce, Patrick Edwards new he could help.
24/03/21 01:15 PM - Comment(s)
Pod Snack Foods
Seeing opportunity to value add and believing in quality through every step of the supply chain, the Pangkarra Foods range has grown to include nutritious protein-rich snack alternatives made from chickpeas, faba beans and broad beans that meet with the demands of today’s health conscious consumer.
12/03/21 01:28 PM - Comment(s)
Meal Solutions Ready-to-eat Egg Products
Sunny Queen Farms has been producing Australian eggs for over 80 years. In 2007, the company identified a market need for a quicker and easier way to enjoy eggs, as consumers increasingly wanted a convenient and nutritious meal option that required minimal preparation and cooking.
09/03/21 08:59 AM - Comment(s)
Oxygen Absorbing Pouch
When a smallgoods client sought to review existing packaging, Metalprint was asked for a solution that would be less generic. Extension of product shelf life was a key requirement, as was a way to address consumer demand for a more user-friendly portion-managed solution.
03/03/21 12:05 PM - Comment(s)
Diversified Dairy and Sustainable Brewery
Hamish Coates comes from a long line of farmers. His family has been running a mix of dairy and beef cattle in WA’s Busselton for five generations.
22/02/21 10:03 AM - Comment(s)
Preventative Monitoring Platform
The BioScout platform has been proven to detect a range of diseases and pathogens across many fruit and nut crops and the team hopes to finalise commercialisation within the next few months.
15/02/21 09:44 AM - Comment(s)
Premium Kangaroo Meats
Macro Meats was established in 1987 and now controls the world's largest retail distribution of Australian kangaroo and wild game meat.
10/02/21 11:59 AM - Comment(s)
Dysphagia Cup 
Flavour Creations promotes the restoration of dignity and independence to individuals experiencing difficulties in holding or utilising their own cup. The company supplies a range of ready-to-drink products in its groundbreaking Dysphagia Cup packaging.
03/02/21 02:51 PM - Comment(s)
Sustainable Vacuum Skin Packaging
Plantic Technologies is a Kuraray-owned bioplastics company. In response to demand from all quarters, Plantic developed high-performance packaging that utilises environmentally friendly plastics.
29/01/21 09:21 AM - Comment(s)
Pricing App
LIVEstock Pricing is a fast, simple and free pricing app for the Australian livestock industry. Getting the right information to those who need it, when they need it, saves time and empowers better decision-making.
22/01/21 10:40 AM - Comment(s)