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Avoiding a stoush in the supermarket over plastic bags

Monday, 2 July 2018, 4:32 pm | Foodstuffs Limited

Antoinette Laird, Foodstuffs NZ. … We’re definitely all on a journey with the shift out of single use plastic bags, however we believe there won’t be the same degree of customer frustration seen in Australia, for a few key reasons. Firstly, ... More >>

Manawatū’s top supermarket checkers

Wednesday, 20 June 2018, 10:46 am | Foodstuffs Limited

Last night, 80 checkout operators from New World and PAK’nSAVE stores across the Manawatū region went till-to-till in Foodstuffs North Island’s 70th annual Checker of the Year competition, which has attracted a record number of entries this year. More >>

Wellington’s top supermarket checkers

Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 10:48 am | Foodstuffs Limited

Last night, 83 checkout operators from New World and PAK’nSAVE stores across the Wellington region went till-to-till in Foodstuffs North Island’s 70th annual Checker of the Year competition, which has attracted a record number of entries this year. More >>

Competition reveals Taranaki’s top supermarket checkers

Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 9:20 am | Foodstuffs Limited

Last night, 38 checkout operators from New World and PAK’nSAVE stores across the Taranaki region went till-to-till in Foodstuffs North Island’s 70th annual Checker of the Year competition, which has attracted a record number of entries this year. More >>

Bay of Plenty’s top supermarket checkers

Tuesday, 12 June 2018, 10:13 am | Foodstuffs Limited

Last night, around 100 checkout operators from New World, PAK’nSAVE and Four Square stores across the Bay of Plenty region went till-to-till in Foodstuffs North Island’s 70th annual Checker of the Year competition, which has attracted a record number ... More >>

NZ shoppers welcome the start of summer stonefruit season

Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 3:20 pm | Foodstuffs Limited

The summer stonefruit season is only 10 weeks long, from mid-December to March, but New Zealanders certainly make the most of it. Figures from Summerfruit NZ show that in the 2016-17 season, New Zealanders consumed 4,064 tonnes of nectarines; 3,579 ... More >>

Stars Everywhere at Starship Thanks to Little Garden

Tuesday, 19 September 2017, 9:32 am | Foodstuffs Limited

Today the team at New World has really kicked things up a notch, aiming to triple the amount raised through Little Garden last year, with this year’s Little Starflower for Starship. The Starflower (also known as Borage) is available today for a limited ... More >>

New World sausage sizzle raises more than $40k for Starship

Friday, 15 September 2017, 2:33 pm | Foodstuffs Limited

New World sausage sizzle raises more than $40,000 for Starship A nationwide sausage sizzle put on by New World supermarkets around the country has raised more than $40,000 for New Zealand’s national children’s hospital, Starship Child Health. On Saturday, ... More >>

New World asks New Zealand to vote on plastic bags

Thursday, 14 September 2017, 2:03 pm | Foodstuffs Limited

New World supermarkets are giving customers the opportunity to vote on whether to keep plastic bags free or bring in a five or 10 cent charge for each plastic bag they use at the checkout - in a concerted effort to reduce pollution. More >>

Waikato’s ‘rock star’ supermarket checkers named

Wednesday, 28 June 2017, 10:33 am | Foodstuffs Limited

Last night, more than 100 checkout operators from New World and PAK’nSAVE stores across the Waikato region took to the tills onstage at Claudelands Arena to compete for the chance to be named Checker of the Year in Foodstuffs North Island’s annual ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay’s ‘rock star’ supermarket checkers named

Friday, 23 June 2017, 10:23 am | Foodstuffs Limited

Last night, 30 checkout operators from New World and PAK’nSAVE stores across the Hawke’s Bay region took to the tills onstage at the MTG Theatre to compete for the chance to be named Checker of the Year in Foodstuffs North Island’s annual ... More >>

Taranaki’s ‘rock star’ supermarket checkers named

Wednesday, 21 June 2017, 2:15 pm | Foodstuffs Limited

21 June 2017 Taranaki’s ‘rock star’ supermarket checkers named Last night, 31 checkout operators from New World and PAK’nSAVE stores across the Taranaki region took to the tills onstage at the TSB Showplace to compete for the chance to be named ... More >>

Manawatu’s ‘rock star’ supermarket checkers named

Friday, 16 June 2017, 10:49 am | Foodstuffs Limited

16 June 2017 Manawatu’s ‘rock star’ supermarket checkers named Last night, 50 checkout operators from New World stores across the Manawatu region took to the tills onstage at the Palmerston North Convention Centre to compete for the chance ... More >>

Wellington’s ‘rock star’ supermarket checkers named

Thursday, 15 June 2017, 10:35 am | Foodstuffs Limited

Last night, more than 100 checkout operators from New World and PAK’nSAVE stores across the greater Wellington region took to the tills onstage at the St James Theatre to compete for the chance to be named Checker of Year in Foodstuffs North Island’s ... More >>

Foodstuffs announces early ban on plastic microbeads

Thursday, 8 June 2017, 9:13 am | Foodstuffs Limited

7 June 2017: For World Oceans Day Foodstuffs has announced that its supermarkets, which include New World, PAK’nSAVE and Four Square, will be microbead-free nationwide from 1 July 2017 More >>

We’ll back the bid to save Jaffas and Pineapple Lumps!

Wednesday, 7 June 2017, 1:23 pm | Foodstuffs Limited

Foodstuffs announced last Friday that we would throw our support in behind anyone who has what it takes to save the iconic Jaffas, Pineapple Lumps, Buzz Bars, and Pinky Bars. Our Facebook community responded in the thousands telling us that they ... More >>

Help us save Jaffas and Pineapple Lumps!

Friday, 2 June 2017, 3:58 pm | Foodstuffs Limited

Like most New Zealanders, we are gutted at the prospect that the days are numbered for our iconic Jaffas, Pineapple Lumps, Buzz Bars, and Pinky Bars. Foodstuffs, the owner of PAK'nSAVE, New World, and Four Square, is a proud New Zealand company, and ... More >>

New World and PAK’nSAVE electric delivery van trial

Thursday, 19 January 2017, 4:01 pm | Foodstuffs Limited

The Honourable Judith Collins has today announced that the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA) will be providing funding to support Foodstuffs trial of electric delivery vans across its New World and PAK’nSAVE supermarkets in 2017. More >>

New World Hutt City – Pop-up Store Will Get Customers Sorted

Friday, 9 December 2016, 2:35 pm | Foodstuffs Limited

9 December 2016 , New World Hutt City owners Steve and Sarah Williams have been truly overwhelmed by the messages of support from long-time customers who are keen for them to be back up and running with Christmas just around the corner. With typical ... More >>

Four Square Raglan to the rescue with much needed water

Friday, 18 November 2016, 5:18 pm | Foodstuffs Limited

Raglan’s water supply was affected after the 7.8 earthquake on Mondaymorning and continuing aftershocks. After the earthquakes the spring which supplies Raglan’s water turned dirty and the water treatment plant had to be closed down and supplies ... More >>

 

 

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