Food & beverage from New Zealand - FoodWorks Directory

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DESCRIPTION: Prevarô is an international joint venture company established to develop and globally commercialise new apple and pear varieties and products. Prevarô manages through its partners, the science, ... more
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New Zealand International Wine Show

DESCRIPTION: Formed in 2005, the New Zealand International Wine Show is the largest wine competition held in New Zealand. Entry is open for wines from any country and made from any grape variety. Truly ... more
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Foodtech Packtech

DESCRIPTION: Foodtech Packtech is New Zealandís premier annual trade show event for the Food & Beverage Technology and Packaging Technology industries. This market leading event offers unprecedented opportunities ... more
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New Zealand Nutrition Foundation

DESCRIPTION: The New Zealand Nutrition Foundation is a professional, non-profit organisation whose members believe all New Zealanders should have access to accurate information to enable them to make informed ... more
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New Zealand Beverage Awards

DESCRIPTION: The New Zealand Beverage industry recognises excellence and innovation at its annual awards with winners in a range of categories including water, milk based beverages and single origin juices, from ... more
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Holy Stout! Good George and Donovans launch a Rocky Road beer!

Donovans Chocolates have been busy brewing their latest collaboration with Good George Brewing; two chocolate infused stouts - Good George Rocky Road Black Stout and Good George Rocky Road White Stout. Created in the heart of Waikato by local craft brewery, Good George, the limited release Good George Rocky Road Stout has been created for the adventurous beer lover who enjoys a bit of Donovans chocolate decadence. Made with premium Donovans chocolate, the sweet brews have a hint of vanilla and a dash of raspberry with subtle coffee tones. Hamilton-based brewery, Good George, ... 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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BE NATURAL - plant-based nutrition on a mission

Kiwis looking for healthy, plant-based breakfasts and snacks now have more choice at their fingertips with the new Be Natural range, which includes Coco-nutty Granola, the first granola ... more

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Food industry welcomes report on advertising to children

The New Zealand Food and Grocery Council welcomes the report on the review of the Children’s Code for Advertising Food and the Code for Advertising to Children. The panel, led by Sir ... more

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Waiheke Island winemaker best in New Zealand

A former New Zealand Young Winemaker of the Year has taken out the title of New Zealand Winemaker of the Year. A panel of four international wine judges picked Patrick Newton of Mudbrick ... more

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Art on a plate inspires future chefs

Schools partner with Nestlé for International Chefs Day Thursday 20 October is International Chefs Day and Kiwi kids who participate in Nestlé’s Healthy Active Kids Programme ... more

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Lewis Road Creamery and Whittakerís present: Chocolate Butter!

Dairy brand company Lewis Road Creamery is launching a chocolate butter in the first collaboration with Whittaker’s since its up-market chocolate milk sent Kiwis into a sugar-laden frenzy in ... more

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Fonterra's 30 second test for World Osteoporosis Day

Today is World Osteoporosis Day and Fonterra is encouraging New Zealanders to take a 30 second 'sit-to-stand test' to gauge their resilience against osteoporosis. The sit-to-stand test is a ... more

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foodpro 2017 - half a century serving the food industry

foodpro, Australasia’s iconic food manufacturing event, returns for its 50th year in 2017 to the new world-class International Convention Centre at Sydney’s Darling Harbour from 16 ... more

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Judging underway for 30th Air New Zealand Wine Awards

Photo: Australian judge Ralph Kyte-Powell tastes a line-up of New Zealand Pinot Noir at the judging Judging for the country’s premier wine competition kicked off earlier this week in ... more

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2016 NZ Food Awards winners - Coastal Spring Lamb reigns Supreme

Winners of the 2016 NZ Food Awards were announced at a Gala Dinner last night: Visit ... more

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2016 ‘ra King Dish NZ Awards winners

Photo: Geoff Scott, Marc Soper & Jemma McCowan, credit Richard Briggs With a dish inspired by the Marlborough region in which he grew up, Wharekauhau Country Estate chef Marc Soper has been ... more

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2016 NZ Beverage Awards winners announced

Last night the New Zealand Beverage Industry held its annual awards ceremony in Taupo, and crowned the winners of its most coveted prize, the Supreme Award 2016. Hosted by MC and funny man Jamie ... more

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Sugar review: re-writing history to expose a non-existent conspiracy

By Katherine Rich, chief executive of the New Zealand Food and Grocery Council, FOOD Navigator, 19-Sep-2016. Last week, the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) published a ... more

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Industry launches website to improve food literacy

The New Zealand Food and Grocery Council has launched a website aimed at improving food literacy among New Zealanders. is devoted to promoting healthier attitudes to food, ... more