We are accelerating innovations in Australia’s food and beverage sector

FaBA is backed by government, innovation and industry

Australia’s Food and Beverage Accelerator exists to bring together the brightest university minds with industry experts to deliver the innovation, ingredients, tastes and foods that people need.

By providing pathways for new products, technologies and opportunities for industry and researchers, FaBA is leading the way for smart, sustainable food and beverage manufacturing in Australia.

Our participant’s success is FaBA’s success

FaBA’s multidisciplinary approach provides our participants with access to integrated research, innovation and training. We are equipped to work with you from ideation to innovation to ingredient, and capabilities to commercial success.

We will develop new ingredients—that meet market need
We will progress new products—and the capability and capacity to ensure viability

An alliance between government, industry and research to meet ambitious targets

Government investment to leverage

New ingredients

New products

From ideas to innovation to ingredients

Innovative ingredients
We turn lab samples into commercial ingredients that are economically sustainable and ready for market
Premium products
We accelerate product development to meet increasing competition, growing demand and changing consumer preferences

Latest news + events

How sustainable packaging can change purchasing behaviour
February 26, 2024

How sustainable packaging can change purchasing behaviour

Sustainability marketing specialist , Dr Alexandria Gain, has been awarded the Australian and New Zealand Marketing Academy (ANZMAC) Layton Dissertation of the Year Award 2023. Her PhD research focused on overpackaging, brand wastefulness and how these elements can impact consumer buying decisions.

A researcher in the FaBA Innovation Pathways Program, we spoke to Dr Gain about her findings. 

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evokeAG 2024 … And that’s a wrap!
February 22, 2024

evokeAG 2024 … And that’s a wrap!

The FaBA team headed to Perth in mid-February for evokeAG 2024. We were thrilled to sponsor keynote speaker Abi Ramanan who spoke about how hyperspectral imaging can be used to assess food quality and digitise food supply chains.

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