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A Brite Future

MNFG partner creates a breakfast with impact Five years ago, Brite had never thought about food manufacturing. Today, thanks to the assistance of MNFG, Brite Muesli is sold in selected IGA/Ritchies supermarkets across Melbourne and has just started exporting to Malaysia. Brite is a social enterprise in Broadmeadows that provides…

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Investing In Research To Grow Our Agriculture Sector

Investing in research to grow our agriculture sector A Victorian Government funding boost will back La Trobe University to develop cutting-edge food and agriculture research for the benefit of industry now and in the future. Minister for Agriculture Mary-Anne Thomas was at La Trobe University’s Bundoora campus today to announce…

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La Trobe’s new $23m science and technology metacentre

This first half of 2021 is shaping up to be a busy and exciting time in Melbourne’s north.  A range of initiatives have been put in motion to tackle and strengthen the region’s economy, including growth in innovation, research, jobs and training.  A newly funded innovation metacentre at La Trobe…

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MNFG partners win at Northern Business Achievement Awards

Five MNFG partners won awards at the 2020 Northern Business Achievement Awards Grand Finale on Thursday 3 December 2020. The online event recognised the persistence and resilience of businesses in 2020 and celebrated the achievements of industries across the region. Attendees from government, education, industry and health joined the event…

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Business reviews help MNFG companies grow

Business reviews conducted by MNFG highlight the different challenges faced by companies and identify ‘growth blockers’ that impede success. Results have been used to develop MNFG webinar workshop topics for the future. Analysis of business review results found common themes that were limiting the potential for business growth. They included…

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Introducing the Melbourne’s North Buying Group

Businesses that take part in group buying benefit from significant cost savings, reduced time sourcing suppliers and increased confidence that they are receiving value for money. Melbourne’s North Food Group has partnered with Fulcrum Procurement to deliver group buying opportunities through the MN Buying Group.  The Buying Group is exclusive to MNFG…

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