The Food Centre's processing capabilities is diverse. Our production staff boasts extensive industry experience and passion for food production. We have processing expertise in the following food products:

  • Meat (sausages, ham, bacon, burgers, dried meats, boneless ribs)
  • Condiments (chutneys, jams, sauces, honey, flavoured oils)
  • Fruits/Vegetables (dried fruit, fruit juice, infused fruits, condiments)
  • Beverages (juices, tea, tea bag, pasteurized milk)
  • Snacks (snack bars, protein bars, roast pulses, cookies)
  • Dry Mixes (baking mix, dried fruit, seasoning mix)
  • Cheese and Dairy (artisan cheese, yogurt, sherbet, pasteurized milk)
  • Ready to Eat (ethnic cuisine, deli meats, hummus, snacks)

Our Processing Department works closely with our Food Development team during the scale up of your product from benchtop to large production. Our trained staff will facilitate a smooth transition from benchtop to commercial production to one of our 2 processing facilities: Pilot Plant or AFIC Incubation Suites

Our network of packaging and ingredient suppliers enables our clients to achieve lower costs to their final product.

Processing Team

Our Processing Team is made up of individuals who have a combined 60 plus years in the food processing industry. Most of our production staff has worked with a wide variety of food products and from various sectors. Their solutions oriented approach sets them apart when it comes to process development for your product. Saving client money and time is important.

The Food Centre employs full-time and part-time employees to assist clients with production.

Key contacts:
Brev Chesky, Operations Manager, Pilot Plant  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Greg Hamilton, Operations Manager, AFIC  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.