MLA draws heat as new lamb ad misses Australia Day

Meat & Livestock Australia has launched its summer lamb campaign weeks later than its usual widely anticipated pre-Australia Day promotion launch, prompting criticism it has “missed the mark” for holiday sales…Read More

Terry Sim, January 28, 2020

McDonald’s unveils Aussie-first McVeggie burger

McDonald’s Australia has joined the list of chains offering plant based burgers in Australia with the nation-wide launch of its new “McVeggie” burger on Wednesday…Read More

Beef Central, January 16, 2020

Beef steaks claim on The Coffee Club menu

A recent partnership between Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) and national café chain, The Coffee Club, has resulted in Australian beef taking centre stage in a reinvention of the Australian classic, the steak sandwich…Read More

James Nason, April 13, 2018

Amazon Australia: A jungle out there for red meat retailers?

How will the arrival of e-commerce colossus Amazon affect the way red meat is sold in Australia?..Read More

James Nason, December 12, 2017

Pigmeat overtakes beef consumption in Australia

Figures hidden within an ABARES report released last year revealed a notable trend in Australian meat consumption patterns that passed by largely without notice…Read More

James Nason, April 20, 2017

Sausage Kings national winners in photos

Sausage Kings National winners in photos
The humble sausage took centre stage in Hobart on Saturday night as independent butchers from across Australia gathered for the national finals of the ever-popular National Sausage Kings competition, convened by the Australian Meat Industry Council. Here are the winners and place-getters in pictures.
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Beef Central, February 22, 2017

Australia’s love of meat pies growing

Australia’s love of meat pies shows no signs of abating, according to the latest findings from Roy Morgan Research…Read More

Beef Central, February 10, 2017

Award winning butchery penetrates deep into the Wagyu carcase

It’s not hard to find samples of Wagyu beef in better quality retail outlets today, but what sets Kobe’s Gourmet Butchery apart is that more than 30pc of its entire meat turnover is Wagyu beef.
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Jon Condon, November 7, 2011

On-line retail big part of Woolworths’ future plans

National supermarket retailer Woolworths has announced a series of strategic business and marketing moves including plans to capitalise on consumers’ growing demand for online shopping…Read More

Jon Condon, November 2, 2011

Rural Funds Group to sue US short seller

Rural Funds Management has announced it is commencing legal action against US-based activist short seller Bonitas Research, after an independent investigation by Ernst & Young (EY) said the assertions made against the group were not substantiated…Read More

Beef Central, August 27, 2019

Ruralco-Landmark deal now gets FIRB blessing

The Ruralco-Landmark union now lies in the hands of Ruralco shareholders after Landmark parent Nutrien Limited received a no objection letter from the Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB) giving the geen light for its 100 percent acquision of Ruralco shares to proceed…Read More

Beef Central, August 27, 2019

Ruralco, Landmark merger approved by ACCC

The ACCC will not oppose the proposed acquisition of rural services company Ruralco by Nutrien, which operates in Australia through its wholly owned subsidiary, Landmark…Read More

Beef Central, August 22, 2019

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