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MLA recruits Dame Edna for new ad

MOCO Meats #BetterOnBeef

As part of Meat and Livestock Australia’s “You’re better on beef campaign”, Dame Edna took some time out of her busy schedule to give an important message to Australian women, encouraging all Australian women to boost their iron levels with …

 

7 foodservice menu trends in 2017

Hospitality Magazine asks leading chefs and restaurateurs to identify their food trend predictions for 2017:

  1. Quality Casual Continues – Think killer burgers and fried chicken. The shift away from technical MasterChef-style dishes towards the more accessible ‘home-made’ style is reflective
 

The year that was – what we ate in 2016

In 2015, artfully decorated smoothie bowls filled our social media feeds and kale continued to pop up in bizarre places. There was also an extreme push towards sugar and lard with deep-fried doughnut ice-cream cones and freakshakes all the rave.…

 

Top 5 Food and Beverage Trends for 2017

The top food and beverage predictions for 2017 are indicating that ‘clean and clear’ labelling, plant-based products and less sugar will be the biggest trends according to Innova Market Insights.

Lu Ann Williams, Director at Innova Market Insights, report that …

 

The new food emojis to expect in 2017

In the international list titled ‘why isn’t this a thing already?’, a pie emoji is right up there. Somewhere between compulsory Sherlock Holmes hats for dachshunds and grape-flavoured ice-cream.

That list might become at least one item shorter in the …

 

Surviving in a low growth market

Business is slow in South East Queensland’s restaurant and catering industry. According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Queensland Foodservice turnover for Cafes, Restaurants and Catering businesses is currently down 3.14% for the year to August. A recent survey by …

 

MOCO Food Services – a new brand and a fresh start.

After more than 50 years as Queensland Frozen Food Services (QffS), we are pleased to announce that QffS has relaunched as MOCO Food Services. The new name was launched on 6th October together with a dynamic new look and feel.

 

MLA Cattle Industry Projections 2016

The Australian cattle market is likely to remain supported for the remainder of 2016, but producers should note some pressures working against the market, according to MLA’s mid-year cattle industry update.