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Foodstuffs Reaffirms Commitment To Working With Government And Supplier Partners To Put Customers First

Monday, 30 May 2022, 6:28 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

Foodstuffs acknowledges the Government’s policy response to the Commerce Commission’s market study into the retail grocery sector and is committed to working urgently and constructively with the Government to implement it. Managing Director Foodstuffs ... More >>

Foodstuffs North Island Gets Rainbow Tick Of Approval

Friday, 20 May 2022, 1:18 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

Foodstuffs North Island is bursting with pride that it has gained Rainbow Tick accreditation. The tick endorsement is a huge step on the co-op’s Diversity and Inclusion journey and the first major milestone of its self-proclaimed Rainbow Tribe. Through its Rainbow ... More >>

Foodstuffs Partners With Community Organisations To Open More Social Supermarkets

Tuesday, 26 April 2022, 6:15 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

As part of its commitment to be Here for NZ and a promise to provide New Zealanders with access to healthy affordable food and supporting communities to thrive, Foodstuffs – the 100% New Zealand owned and operated co-operatives behind PAK’nSAVE, New ... More >>

Julian Benefield Appointed Foodstuffs North Island’s General Counsel And Company Secretary

Monday, 28 March 2022, 11:37 am | Foodstuffs NZ

Foodstuffs North Island has announced the appointment of Julian Benefield as their new General Counsel and Company Secretary who will also join the Executive Leadership team. The appointment comes seven years after Julian re-joined Foodstuffs as a Senior ... More >>

Carbonzero Simply Milk Range Expands As Conscious Kiwis Look For Simple Ways To Reduce Their Carbon Footprint

Thursday, 10 February 2022, 10:31 am | Foodstuffs NZ

The range of carbonzero Simply Milk is expanding to include a 3-litre bottle size following the success of the inaugural 2-litre bottles, introduced exclusively into New World, PAK’nSAVE and Four Square stores in the North Island in 2020. Developed ... More >>

New World Is Baking Up A Storm For Christmas Kindness This Festive Season

Wednesday, 1 December 2021, 9:26 am | Foodstuffs NZ

The spirit of the festive season is in full swing at New World with the return of the team’s Christmas Kindness initiative which will see more than $150,000 worth of groceries being given to deserving customers and a new partnership with charitable ... More >>

New World & Four Square Trial New Zealand’s First Grocery Delivery Offer With Uber Eats

Tuesday, 30 November 2021, 2:19 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

New World & Four Square have partnered with Uber Eats to unlock the first grocery offering available on the platform in Aotearoa. For New World and Four Square it’s yet another way to put New Zealanders first, particularly with those inevitable ... More >>

Foodstuffs North Island Submits Response to Commerce Commission Draft Report on Retail Grocery Sector

Tuesday, 14 September 2021, 4:04 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

Foodstuffs North Island (FSNI) has submitted its response to the Commerce Commission’s draft report on its market study into the retail grocery sector. The Commerce Commission published its draft report on 26 July, with a preliminary finding that competition ... More >>

New World Partners With SIX60 For Limited-Edition Collectors’ Item

Monday, 13 September 2021, 6:17 am | Foodstuffs NZ

Marking the start of Te Wiki o te Reo Māori, New World has partnered with Aotearoa’s biggest band, SIX60, to celebrate their first original bilingual track, ‘ Pepeha ’ – currently the #1 NZ Single*. SIX60 have created a Limited-Edition collectors’ ... More >>

Foodstuffs (South Island) Community Trust Gives Emergency Boost To Foodbank Partners

Sunday, 29 August 2021, 4:31 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

The latest Covid-19 restrictions has seen it getting increasingly tough for many New Zealanders and, as a result, foodbanks have seen an exponential surge in demand putting strain on their resources. In response, Foodstuffs (South Island) Community ... More >>

New World pledges to provide food support to vulnerable

Friday, 27 August 2021, 3:39 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

New World continues to build on its promise to be #HereforNZ by supporting organisations working at the front line of food insecurity during Level 4 lockdown. Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch City Missions - and the Student Volunteer Army (SVA) are each receiving ... More >>

Lend A Hand, Give A Can And Feed A Kiwi Fam

Monday, 28 June 2021, 1:43 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

A can-do attitude goes a long way, but a can of spaghetti for a struggling family can go much further. PAK’nSAVE’s inaugural PAK’canSAVE campaign, on now until 11 July, asks customers to give a can and help feed a hungry fam. Every PAK’nSAVE ... More >>

Foodstuffs North Island Partners With The New Zealand Food Network To Feed New Zealanders

Thursday, 10 June 2021, 3:11 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

Foodstuffs North Island is pleased to announce its ongoing food donor relationship with the New Zealand Food Network (NZFN), demonstrating its commitment to be Here for New Zealand and ensuring every New Zealander has access to healthy and affordable ... More >>

Manakau School’s One-day Community Café Event Showcases Little Garden Harvest And Students’ Cooking Skills

Thursday, 18 March 2021, 3:34 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

This past year, kids at Manakau School swapped their iPads for gardening tools as the much-loved New World Little Garden returned to stores nationwide. Now, six months later with the school’s Little Garden produce ready for harvest, Manakau School ... More >>

After 20 Years At The Helm Foodstuffs South Island CEO Steve Anderson Is Stepping Down

Friday, 12 March 2021, 12:25 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

It’s been quite a journey from the bright lights of Otago Boys High School in the seventies and a first job as Four Square delivery boy at Wakari Four Square in Dunedin but you could say the writing was on the wall with that first taste of the ... More >>

Customer Generosity At Four Square Parakai Sees 5,000 Toys Donated To Charity

Tuesday, 8 December 2020, 9:15 am | Foodstuffs NZ

The thought of Kiwi families doing it tough this Christmas sparked a special ‘buy one, give one’ toy donation giveaway at Four Square Parakai. For every toy purchased in store, Four Square Parakai donated one toy in return, with all toys going to local ... More >>

New World Papakura “Zooming” Forward With Next Evolution Of Omnichannel Shopping Experience

Tuesday, 20 October 2020, 9:49 am | Foodstuffs NZ

New World Papakura are set to revolutionise supermarket technology with the trial of Zoom Trolleys in-store. Frictionless and new technologies are forever changing within the FMCG industry and Zoom Trolleys have been introduced to further enhance ... More >>

Four Square Named As Top Employer In Australia And New Zealand By Kincentric For Third Year In A Row

Wednesday, 14 October 2020, 9:14 am | Foodstuffs NZ

Four Square North Island has been named as a top employer in Australia and New Zealand by Kincentric for the third year in a row. The best employers were judged on employee engagement, agility, engaging leadership and talent focus, with Four Square North ... More >>

Gift Of Food Brightens Days, Helps Make Dreams Possible

Thursday, 3 September 2020, 10:16 am | Foodstuffs NZ

Volunteer-based trust, Race4Life is determined not to let a global pandemic stand in the way of its mission to grant wishes to palliative care patients across New Zealand. Now, thanks to a $10,000 donation from Foodstuffs, it has been able to continue ... More >>

Ready Set Grow, New World’s Little Garden Is Back By Popular Demand!

Thursday, 3 September 2020, 10:03 am | Foodstuffs NZ

New World’s Little Garden is back in time for New Zealand’s spring planting season. With 24 different vegetable, herb and flower seedling kits to collect over the next six weeks starting 7 September , New World customers will be delighted to ... More >>