SASD Connect businesses to showcase at business expo

SASD Connect businesses in a range of industries will participate in a business exhibition on Friday 9 September as part of the Shandong Inbound Mission visiting South Australia (SA).

The visit will see councils take a proactive role in supporting …


Shandong Exhibition featuring at Royal Adelaide Show for second year

The 2016 Royal Adelaide Show (RAS) is featuring a Shandong Exhibition for the second year in a row, giving South Australians the chance to learn more about the sister-state relationship between South Australia and Shandong.

The opportunity to exhibit at …


Zero-carbon city apartment complex for Adelaide

The proposal by SASD Connect business Dsquared Consulting for the first carbon-neutral apartment complex in Adelaide’s CBD has featured in InDaily.

The company won a $10,000 grant to develop the plan.

Their proposal is part of a competition to find …


Edinburgh Parks industrial centre helping reinvigorate northern Adelaide

The growth of the City of Salisbury’s Edinburgh Parks industrial centre has been featured in an article by the Adelaide Advertiser.

More than 250 manufacturing jobs have been created at the site, mostly through new business wins.

Businesses are also …


Coonawarra uncorked and on road

SASD Connect listed business Koonara Wines has been travelling the country as part of the 13th annual Coonawarra Roadshow.

The event comes to Adelaide on Friday 19 August 2016, with 30 producers from the region showcasing their wines.

Inside South …


South Australia’s overseas goods exports continue to rise

The Department of State Development announced South Australia has recorded a 2.7% increase in total goods exports to June this year, largely based on increases in copper, wine, fruit and vegetables, petroleum and wool.

“South Australia’s overseas goods exports totalled …


Adelaide to land direct flights with mainland China

The South Australian government has announced it has reached a deal with China Southern Airlines to begin direct flights between Guangzhou and Adelaide from as early as December 2016.

This will make it the second international airline to begin direct …


Special report on Chinese tourism launched at Adelaide Town Hall

The growth of the Chinese visitor economy presents great opportunities for South Australia but there is still work to do to ensure the state delivers on what it advertises in the tourism space.

This was the takeaway from the launch …


Gin surge gives rise to Prohibition

SASD Connect listed business Prohibition Liquor Co has won gold at the Melbourne International Spirits Competition in July.

They were awarded the prize for their Bathtub Cut Gin, a 69% gin only released in June.

The company was also featured …


Historic Kapunda company expands to feed surging exports

SASD Connect business JT Johnson & Sons was featured in an article on Inside South Australia.

The article highlights the advanced operations boosting the company’s output, with more than 85% of production shipped overseas.

“The days and weeks just aren’t …