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The Australian Grains Industry Conference 2015

2nd July, 2015

At the end of July, the year’s biggest grain industry event will be held at the Grand Hyatt in Melbourne. The Australian Grains Industry Conference brings together hundreds of industry delegates to network and discuss…

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Staff Profile – Carlos Fernandes

1st July, 2015

Our latest staff profile is with senior staff member Carlos Fernandes. We sat down with him to find out more about his background in the industry. What do you do at CIS? I oversee the…

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ARA Symposium Approaching

23rd June, 2015

Next month, the Australian Renderers Association will host their 13th International Symposium on the Gold Coast, where we’ll be attending as both an exhibitor and delegate. With the Symposium starting in less than a month,…

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How to Package Samples

How to package and send samples to the CIS laboratory

1st April, 2015

One of the most common questions we field from customers is how best they can package and send their samples to our laboratory to ensure there is no damage and that they arrive quickly and…

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Increased NATA Laboratory Accreditation

27th March, 2015

We’re excited to announce our expanded scope of accreditation for ISO/IEC 17025:2005 facilitated by the National Association of Testing Authorities Australia (NATA). We have been a NATA accredited laboratory since 2012 but have recently increased…

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Staff Profile – Jarred Lions

6th February, 2015

For our second staff profile we spoke to Jarred Lions about his background and his work. Jarred is a project manager for the Grains Division at CIS. How did you begin project managing at CIS?…

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Christmas Break

2014 Christmas Break Operations

17th December, 2014

With Christmas and 2015 fast approaching it is now an excellent opportunity to thank you for your valued support in 2014 and provide an update on our Christmas and New Year operating hours. All survey…

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ARA 13th Symposium

ARA’s 13th International Symposium, 2015

27th November, 2014

In July, the Australian Renderers Association (ARA) will be hosting their 13th International Symposium on the Gold Coast. We’re excited to be attending with both an exhibitor booth and as a delegate. The symposium will…

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Shipping Stems

Our Shipping Stem Tool

30th October, 2014

Our interactive shipping stem map is a useful resource that centralises all the relevant information about the major ports around Australia. Each location marker contains a link to the relevant port authority and its shipping…

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American Grain

American grain giant joins Asian markets

28th October, 2014

United States grain handler Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) has expanded its relationship with Japanese agricultural commodities group Marubeni Corporation to grow its access to Asian grain markets. As part of their joint venture relationship, the…

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