Food & beverage from New Zealand - FoodWorks Directory

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RD2 International

DESCRIPTION: RD2 International Limited is an Auckland-based international supplier of quality fruit juice concentrates, vegetable extracts and industrial food ingredients. RD2 specialises in fruit and vegetables, ... more
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Food Assurance Systems

DESCRIPTION: •Development, implementation and maintenance of - Food Safety Programme - Food Control Plans - HACCP plans - Risk Management Programmes •Quality systems ... more
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Foodtech Applications Ltd

DESCRIPTION: David is the sole experienced food technologist working within Foodtech Applications Ltd., a consultancy offering a range of services supporting the food industry. His experience is based on 30 years ... more
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Baking Industry Association of New Zealand

DESCRIPTION: The Baking Industry Association of New Zealand is about supporting and promoting the baking industry, it's products, lead and grow the base of bakers and baking apprentices in New Zealand. Members ... more
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Brewers Guild of New Zealand

DESCRIPTION: The Brewers Guild represents all of the breweries in New Zealand. The Brewers Guild of New Zealand is an Incorporated Society that represents the interests of the brewing industry. It does this ... more
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Wild Appetite launches new brands into the US

Auckland-based food manufacturer Wild Appetite has scored a major coup with US retailers with its new plastic squeeze-bottled sauces and dressings. Wild Appetite, known for its quality sauces for over 27 years, has secured its first container order for the US market following significant investment in new products, packaging and market development – specifically targeted to the American market. Executive Director of Wild Appetite, Peter McCracken says an increasingly favourable exchange rate over the last two years has enabled the company to competitively price the products ... more


New Zealand Beverage Council (NZBC): The NZBC represents the manufacturers of New Zealand's juice, carbonated drink and bottled water brands, and their suppliers. It's members represent over 95 percent of all juice and non-alcoholic beverages sold at retail level in New Zealand. The organisation acts as a forum to discuss issues of concern and interest to the industry, as a lobby group, and as an advocate for consumer education on health & nutrition issues. It also organises and hosts the New Zealand Juice & Beverage Awards every year at its annual conference.

The new NZBC website incorporates consumer information about a range of issues facing the industry, and the role of commercially available fruit juices and beverages in a healthy diet. Product definitions, recommended guidelines, nutritional information, labelling, obesity, dental health, industry self-regulation, advertising, taxes, and low energy products - all are addressed in detail. Member companies are also listed, with links to media releases, research and other useful resources:

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Wine industry recognises shining examples at 2016 Romeo Bragato Wine Awards

An Auckland Chardonnay and a Hawke’s Bay Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot both shone at this year’s Romeo Bragato Wine Awards. Grown by Brett Donaldson, the Villa Maria Single Vineyard ... more

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Winner of 2016 Bayer Young Viticulturist of the Year announced

Congratulations to Cameron Price from Villa Maria, Hawke’s Bay who is the Bayer Young Viticulturist of the Year 2016. After a tough final Price was thrilled to receive this prestigious ... more

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Peanut butter gets a slice of the action

The new kid out of the box is here. Mother Earth has combined the goodness of natural peanut butter with their popular oaty slice to create a mouth-watering new flavour – Baked Oaty Slice ... more

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Fonterra increases Forecast Farmgate Milk Price for 2016/2017

Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited today increased its 2016/17 forecast Farmgate Milk Price by 50 cents to $4.75 per kgMS. When combined with the forecast earnings per share range for the ... more

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Is New Zealand food safe? A toxicologist’s view

In his upcoming UC Connect public talk, University of Canterbury Professor of Toxicology Ian Shaw will explore food from a toxicologist’s perspective and focus on chemical contaminants and ... more

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Moderate alcohol stance what consumers want, says DB boss

Advocating moderate alcohol consumption is an extremely important part of DB Breweries’ response to what its consumer are saying they want, says Managing Director Andy Routley. In a ... more

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Central Otago gold awaits our medal winning athletes

Kiwi medal winners to be rewarded with gift from official wine sponsor New Zealand’s medal winning athletes are to receive a warm Central Otago welcome after they return home. ... more

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Wine industry converges on Marlborough

Around 500 grape growers, winemakers, and industry leaders will converge in Marlborough this week to learn, discuss and network at the wine industry’s annual Romeo Bragato Conference. ... more

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New Zealand wine exports up 10 percent

New Zealand’s wine industry is well on track to reach its target of $2 billion of exports by 2020, according to Chair of New Zealand Winegrowers, Steve Green. New Zealand ... more

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Australian survey: almost half of snack food products labelled as 'natural' considered unhealthy

More than 60 per cent of Australians are more likely to buy food or drinks described as "natural", despite the fact almost half of supermarket snack food products labelled as ... more

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Sanitarium named most trusted Breakfast Food Brand - Survey

Sanitarium’s recognition as the country’s most trusted breakfast food brand is a reflection of the high esteem and loyalty Kiwis have for it, according to the New Zealand company’s ... more

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Fifth time on top for Patrick Lam - Bacon & Egg Pie rules Supreme

A Bacon & Egg pie has won over the hearts of judges at the 20th Bakels NZ Supreme Pie Awards. Patrick Lam of Patrick’s Pie Group Gold Star Bakery, Tauranga has taken home the much ... more

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Vegetables for a hearty winter soup

Winter is the perfect time for homemade soup with seasonal vegetables offering plenty of delicious options, says 5+ A Day. Soup is an easy way to get more vegetables into your day while ... more