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Coca-Cola bottle still sexy at 100!

Coca-Cola celebrates 100 years of the iconic contour bottle Coca-Cola South Pacific today announced a new campaign to celebrate 100 years of the iconic Coca-Cola Contour bottle, with a major marketing push hitting New Zealand in August. The six-month celebration of the famous Contour bottle in New Zealand starts in August, with a new campaign featuring specially designed Contour bottle inspired imagery across multiple channels. A century ago, the Coca-Cola Bottle was ... more

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Kiwis lack confidence in kitchen, bored with dinner options and don't eat as family - study

Kiwis eat the same weekly meals because they can't afford to change them, rarely eat as a family and check their phones during dinner, according to a new survey. The Old El Paso study which investigated Kiwis’ eating habits also found that many of us are too nervous to try new recipes and four out of 10 (41%) serve the same 6-10 weekly meals over and over again! Nearly one-quarter of New Zealand families (24%) have an even smaller repertoire of just 1-5 routine dinner meals ... more

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Kiwi hot sauces among world's best

Three New Zealand hot sauce companies can now claim to be World Champions after beating out entries from around the globe in the 2015 World Hot Sauce Awards. Northland's Fire Dragon Chillies took out the World Champion title in the 'Ultra Hot' category for the second year running for their Dragons Fury sauce (pictured). Touted as New Zealand's hottest natural chilli sauce, it is made with a mix of chilli varieties all grown locally in the Hokianga. Auckland-based Culley's claimed the ... more

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Prolife Foods spreads into jam business

Waikato-based food manufacturer Prolife Foods has expanded its brand portfolio this month by purchasing Kiwi jam business, Te Horo. Made on a family farm on the Kapiti Coast since 1991, Te Horo jam is a soft set, fruity jam using 100% New Zealand fruit, originating from a history of family recipes. Prolife Foods CEO, Andrew Smith says, “We are delighted to expand our portfolio into the jam business with such a fantastic product made from local New Zealand ... more

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Kiwi developed sugar substitute to tackle obesity problem

A new low-calorie sugar alternative made entirely from fruit and developed by Kiwis, is set to offer companies around the world a natural way to reduce sugar in everyday foods and beverages such as cereals, yoghurts and juices, without compromising flavour. Developed by Kiwi and Chinese joint venture company Guilin GFS Monk Fruit Corporation, Sweet-Delicious is a natural fruit juice made from a small Chinese melon called monk fruit. As a natural low-calorie alternative to sugar and ... more

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Vote for Beetroot campaign takes a new twist as Kumara throws its hat into the ring

Over the past few weeks, LeaderBrand, one of the country’s largest producers of fresh vegetables, has been lobbying for beetroot to be declared the National Vegetable of New Zealand. However, this week a new challenger has thrown their hat into the ring. Kaipara Kumara, based in Northland, is arguing that kumara should have the title. Both LeaderBrand and Kaipara Kumara have set up online petitions via Change.org where New Zealanders can get behind their chosen vegetable by ... more

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Whittaker's Jelly Tip chocolate set to sell out by the end of the week

New Zealand's fleeting love affair with Jelly Tip chocolate is set to end in heartbreak. Local chocolate maker Whittaker's said the new flavour, which hit supermarket shelves last week to great fanfare, is expected to sell out by the end of this week. And when they said it was limited edition, they meant it. Whittaker's marketing manager Holly Whittaker said all 850,000 Jelly Tip blocks made were sold to retailers in one week - the equivalent of four weeks' worth of the company's ... more

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Sam Hunt: the poetry and the wine

New Zealand’s favourite poet Sam Hunt has partnered with fine wine distributor and retailer La Cantina Wines to launch the Sam Hunt range of wines. These New Zealand wines feature poetry by Sam, with a verse from a different poem on each bottle. “A poem printed in a book often dies, I’ve noticed, from suffocation and neglect,” says Sam. “Alternatively, a poem told or sung - or printed on a wine label, say - stands a much greater chance of life, of getting ... more

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Schweppes targets adults with sophisticated look and taste

Schweppes has announced the launch of its new traditionals range, designed to appeal to adults looking for refined packaging, quality ingredients and authentic flavours. With more than 230 years in the soft drink market, Schweppes was the first ever soda brand in the world. The new Schweppes range has been supremely crafted and celebrates the brand’s heritage as a trusted and established brand with the proudly displayed tagline “Finest sodas since 1783”. The ... more

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Black Storm: POWERADE kicks off support for the All Blacks’ 2015 Rugby World Cup campaign

POWERADE is powering up support for the All Blacks ahead of this year’s Rugby World Cup 2015 with the launch of an exciting limited-edition flavour of the sports drink. With the Rugby World Cup 2015 less than 100 days away, rugby fans can try the new 750ml Black Storm flavour, which also comes in a striking black colour. The Black Storm flavour has been created in celebration of POWERADE’s sponsorship of the All Blacks, with the team’s logo featuring on the ... more

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