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Bumper Veggie Supply Brings Value For Shoppers But Freight Disruptions Continue

Wednesday, 14 February 2024, 3:26 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

Lower food prices due to bumper crops can be seen in data showing sharp declines in the prices of many veggies in January, but freight disruptions are continuing due to geopolitical events. Stats NZ has today reported a 4.0%pa increase in the ... More >>

Salad Greens And Lamb Cheaper Ahead Of Christmas, As FPI’s Decline Continue:

Wednesday, 13 December 2023, 3:02 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

Salad greens like lettuce and cabbage saw some of the biggest year-on-year price falls in November, while butter and lamb were also considerably better value in the build-up to Christmas. That’s according to data from Foodstuffs NZ released today ... More >>

Ready To Roll: Foodstuffs Partners With Paneton To Supply Ready-made Pastry After Edmonds Exit

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 12:11 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

Foodstuffs North Island supermarkets have added a French touch to Kiwi baking, with much-loved bakery Paneton now supplying a new pastry range in 100 of its stores. The partnership comes as a relief to many of the nation’s home bakers after the ... More >>

“Encouraging Signs In Fight Against Food Price Inflation; Focus On Buying Well And Efficiency Continues,”

Tuesday, 14 November 2023, 4:22 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

The numbers: Latest Stats NZ figures show retail prices for foods included in its Food Price Index basket of goods rose 6.3%% year-on-year in October 2023, compared to 8.0%pa in September 2023. Foodstuffs’ data on the same categories shows retail ... More >>

Foodstuffs Emerging Supplier Competition Final: Aotearoa’s Top Grocery Innovators Revealed

Saturday, 14 October 2023, 8:04 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

The results are in! Two of New Zealand’s most exciting new FMCG businesses have won the inaugural Foodstuffs Emerging Supplier competition. Following a thrilling final at Foodstuffs North Island’s Support Centre in Māngere, that saw 10 finalists ... More >>

Warmer Weather Better For Fruit And Veges But Inflationary Headwinds Persist

Thursday, 12 October 2023, 6:20 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

Foodstuffs analysis against FPI data (May 2022 – September 2023) The numbers: Stats NZ’s Food Price Index (FPI) shows food prices on their FPI basket measure increased 8.0% year-on-year in September 2023, compared to 8.9%pa in August 2023. ... More >>

Inflationary Pressures Persist But Promising Signs For Seasonal Fruit And Veg Prices

Wednesday, 13 September 2023, 4:13 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

Stats NZ’s Food Price Index (FPI) shows food prices on their FPI basket measure increased 8.9% year-on year in August 2023, compared to 9.6% in July 2023. Foodstuffs’ data on the same 45 product categories measured in the FPI basket shows retail prices ... More >>

Foodstuffs North Island Grocers Report 59% Surge In North Island Retail Crime

Tuesday, 29 August 2023, 7:00 am | Foodstuffs NZ


Warkworth Welcomes New $46 Million PAK'nSAVE

Tuesday, 20 June 2023, 11:46 am | Foodstuffs NZ

Foodstuffs North Island, the 101-year-old New Zealand owned co-operative behind PAK’nSAVE, New World and Four Square stores across the North Island, is proud to announce the opening of PAK’nSAVE Warkworth. PAK’nSAVE Warkworth in numbers: ... More >>

Give Up The Gazpacho For Winter: Low Light Levels Playing Havoc With Local Tomato Yield

Friday, 9 June 2023, 1:29 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

Produce experts are warning the low levels of light over the last few months, coupled with a crop failure in 2022 is adding up to a shortage of fresh tomatoes in the market this winter. “Tomatoes are normally in shorter supply through the winter months ... More >>

Visionwest And Foodstuffs North Island Partner To Open First Of Its Kind Social Supermarket For Auckland

Thursday, 8 June 2023, 5:11 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

Visionwest, a well-established West Auckland-based community trust, and Foodstuffs North Island, the 101-year-old New Zealand owned co-operative behind PAK’nSAVE, New World and Four Square stores across the North Island, are proud to announce their ... More >>

Grocers Record Almost 40% Increase In North Island Retail Crime

Wednesday, 7 June 2023, 10:47 am | Foodstuffs NZ

The Facts and Figures 3,285 incidents of retail crime reported across Foodstuffs North Island stores throughout February-April 2023, compared to 2,377 incidents in the same quarter last year. This is a 38.2% increase and equates to an average of ... More >>

Empowering Food Rescue Organisations To Combat Food Waste

Thursday, 1 June 2023, 3:56 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

The Aotearoa Food Rescue Alliance (AFRA), in partnership with Foodstuffs North Island, has successfully run a series of hui, uniting its food rescue members from across the North Island to exchange best practices and invigorate their efforts to feed ... More >>

Holy Guacamole, Where Have All The Avocados Gone?

Friday, 12 May 2023, 3:03 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

It’s a favourite toast topper for Kiwis, but you may have noticed Avocados have become scarce from supermarket shelves of late. So, what’s the inside scoop behind the shortage and when we can expect to see them back to plentiful supply? Foodstuffs ... More >>

Underlying Drivers Of Inflation Keeping Pressure On Food Prices

Thursday, 11 May 2023, 2:34 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

“The inflation fight is proving to be long and difficult, with a range of underlying drivers keeping the pressure firmly on the cost of growing, manufacturing and retailing food in New Zealand,” says Foodstuffs NZ Managing Director, Chris Quin. Commenting ... More >>

New World’s Family2Family Foodbank Appeal Is Back With The Supermarket Giving $20 For Each Customer Donation

Monday, 24 April 2023, 12:11 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

New World’s Family2Family Foodbank Appeal is back for 2023, as part of the supermarket’s ongoing commitments to ensure New Zealanders have access to healthy and affordable food and supporting local communities to thrive. The Family2Family campaign, now ... More >>

Foodstuffs NZ Survey Reveals Hot Cross Buns Trump Chocolate Eggs This Easter And More

Friday, 7 April 2023, 6:46 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

New Foodstuffs New Zealand research reveals the true extent of the nation’s obsession with the hot cross bun, with 56% of Kiwis surveyed intending to have a hot cross bun this Easter, slightly ahead of the 48% who will be enjoying a chocolate egg. ... More >>

PAK’nSAVE Donates Over Half A Million To Help Communities Recover From Cyclone Gabrielle

Thursday, 2 March 2023, 11:04 am | Foodstuffs NZ

PAK’nSAVE Owner Operators from across the North Island have donated over $575,000 to help communities affected by Cyclone Gabrielle. The donation will go towards supporting the relief and recovery efforts of local charities and organisations in the areas ... More >>

Foodstuffs Reaches Major Milestone In Cyclone Recovery

Wednesday, 22 February 2023, 1:20 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

Foodstuffs North Island, the 100% New Zealand owned and operated co-operative behind PAK’nSAVE, New World and Four Square in the North Island is pleased to announce all its affected stores have successfully reopened following the impact of Cyclone ... More >>

Cyclone Gabrielle Update From Foodstuffs - All PAK'nSAVE & New World's Are Open

Sunday, 19 February 2023, 7:05 am | Foodstuffs NZ

All PAK’nSAVE and New World stores are open nationwide All stores are now getting deliveries of stock by road (except Tokomaru Bay where we have a Four Square and we are delivering by helicopter) Our thoughts continue to be with all with the families ... More >>





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