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The role of beverages in the Australian diet

22 January 2019

Australians have access to a wide variety of beverages to quench their thirst and provide enjoyment. To understand the role of non-dairy, non-alcoholic beverages in the diet of Australians, a secondary analysis of the National Nutrition and Physical Activity Survey (2011-12) (part of the Australian Health Survey)… VIEW PDF DOWNLOAD

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Refreshing our economy: The economic contribution of the Australian beverages industry

22 January 2019

The Australian non-alcoholic beverages industry† has a long and proud history of providing refreshing beverages for every occasion, for every Australian. From humble beginnings in the mid-1800s through to the early 20th century, the industry was comprised of small, family-owned businesses producing and delivering soft drinks and juices door to door… VIEW PDF PUBLICATION

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Growing for the future

22 January 2019

Growing for the future: Challenges in juice persist, but a rosier horizon possible In 2017-18, the Australian fruit juice industry continued to suffer from a shortage of Valencia oranges while competition and changing consumer preferences led to challenging operating conditions across the industry. While shouldering some stresses through 2018, the juice industry anticipates a slightly […]

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Submission: Obesity Epidemic in Australia

22 January 2019

Obesity is a highly complex issue with multiple causes. The key determinants of obesity include, but are not limited to, complex interactions between genetic, metabolic, cultural, environmental, socioeconomic and behavioural factors…

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Beverages

The Australian Beverages Council supports the industry as a whole while representing the broad range…

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Carbonated Soft Drinks

Carbonated soft drinks (CSDs) are a combination of carbonated water and flavouring, sweetened by sugar…

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Energy Drinks

Energy drinks are functional non-alcoholic beverages designed for busy and active people who need a…

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Sports Drinks

Sports drinks are beverages designed specifically for the rapid supply of fluid, carbohydrates, and electrolytes…

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Water

Bottled and packaged waters can come in still, sparkling and flavoured varieties. Many consumers enjoy…

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Juice & Juice Drinks

In Australia, 100% juice contains no added sugar or preservatives. Juice drinks, however, contain less…

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Flavoured Milk & Plant Milk

Flavoured milk originally consisted of cow’s milk combined with sugar, flavourings and colouring. Today, this…

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Ready to Drink Tea

Ready to drink iced tea is a form of prepared tea. A number of iced…

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Ready to Drink Coffee

These products offer the flavour and experience of an iced coffee, while at the same…

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Cordial

Cordial is sold in a concentrated form to be mixed with water for consumption. Many…

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Emerging Beverages

Members of the Australian Beverages Council are constantly innovating to offer consumers more choice. New…

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