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Thursday 17 June 2021

Awards

NZ Dairy Industry Awards and Westpac part ways 16th June 2021 /

NZ Dairy Industry Awards and Westpac part ways

Westpac NZ is ending its position as national sponsor of New Zealand Dairy Industry Awards after more than ten years.


Young fruitgrower of the year makes it a double 9th June 2021

Young fruitgrower of the year makes it a double

A 25-year-old orchard foreman at T&G Global has won the Hawke’s Bay Young Fruitgrower of the Year competition for the second time.


Venture Taranaki scoops premier EDNZ award 31st May 2021 /

Venture Taranaki scoops premier EDNZ award

Venture Taranaki received the premier award for best practice for its business services grant at the 2021 Economic Development NZ Awards.


Olive Black takes gong in New York 31st May 2021 /

Olive Black takes gong in New York

Wairarapa olive oil producer Olive Black has won a gold medal at the New York International Olive Competition.


Franchisees, on your marks 26th May 2021 /

Franchisees, on your marks

Entries are now open for the 26th annual Westpac New Zealand Franchise Awards.


Hospitality NZ 2021 awards open 24th May 2021

Hospitality NZ 2021 awards open

Winners of the annual awards will be announced on 9 September.


Drinks giants toast Employers of Choice awards 19th May 2021

Drinks giants toast Employers of Choice awards

Two beverage companies have been recognised in Human Resources Director’s New Zealand’s Employer of Choice 2021 awards.


Food, Fibre and Agritech Supernode Challenge winners 12th May 2021

Food, Fibre and Agritech Supernode Challenge winners

Real time lamb quality tool Clarospec scooped two awards including the overall winner in the on-farm systems category.


Brewers toast ‘Top 30’ beer & cider awards 4th May 2021

Brewers toast ‘Top 30’ beer & cider awards

Seven first-time winners from around the regions have made this year’s prestigious Top 30 list in the 2021 New World Beer & Cider Awards.


TWE named one of the best places to work 22nd April 2021 /

TWE named one of the best places to work

Treasury Wine Estates has been named as one of the top companies to work in Australia and New Zealand.


Nominations open for food and wine legends 21st April 2021

Nominations open for food and wine legends

The winners will be announced at the 10th F.A.W.C! Summer Series this November.


Woop! takes top gong at business awards 20th April 2021 /

Woop! takes top gong at business awards

Meal-kit delivery service Woop! has won the Supreme Business Excellence Award at the Westpac Auckland Business Awards.


Entries open for 2021 Peter Jowett Scholarship 19th April 2021 /

Entries open for 2021 Peter Jowett Scholarship

The winner and runner up will receive a $3000 professional development grant and a $1000 personal travel prize.


Good Employer Awards celebrate food and fibre sector – minister 14th April 2021 /

Good Employer Awards celebrate food and fibre sector – minister

The winners of the Good Employer Awards have been revealed.


Finalists for Queenstown hospo awards revealed 12th April 2021 /

Finalists for Queenstown hospo awards revealed

The winners will be announced on 3 May at Skyline Queenstown.


Hawke’s Bay farmers named sustainability ambassadors 29th March 2021 /

Hawke’s Bay farmers named sustainability ambassadors

Farmers Linda and Evan Potter have been named new national ambassadors for Sustainable Farming and Growing.


Natural Health Products NZ introduces new award category 19th March 2021

Natural Health Products NZ introduces new award category

Natural Health Products NZ has introduced a new category to its annual awards to recognise the sector’s response to Covid-19.


Nominations open for Queenstown hospo awards 17th March 2021 /

Nominations open for Queenstown hospo awards

The awards celebrate and promote the region’s food and beverage offerings.


2021 Canterbury/North Otago Dairy Industry Awards winners named 17th March 2021 /

2021 Canterbury/North Otago Dairy Industry Awards winners named

Dinuka and Nadeeka Gamage were announced winners of the region’s Share Farmer of the Year category.


F&B firms finalists in MPI Good Employer Awards 16th March 2021 /

F&B firms finalists in MPI Good Employer Awards

T&G Global, Trevelyan, and Constellation Brands are among the food and beverage companies recognised.


Medals for NZ Champions of Cheese announced 16th March 2021 /

Medals for NZ Champions of Cheese announced

The New Zealand Specialist Cheesemakers Association has announced 265 medal winners in the NZ Champions of Cheese Awards 2021.


Plant geneticist recognised for contribution to horticultural science 15th March 2021 /

Plant geneticist recognised for contribution to horticultural science

Retired Plant & Food Research molecular geneticist Sue Gardiner has been recognised for her contribution to global horticultural science.


Auckland lockdown delays outstanding NZ Food Producer Awards judging 4th March 2021 /

Auckland lockdown delays outstanding NZ Food Producer Awards judging

Judging of the Outstanding NZ Food Producer Awards 2021 will move to a new date as a result of the Covid-19 level 3 lockdown in Auckland.


MIA awards 11 scholarships 24th February 2021 /

MIA awards 11 scholarships

The association awarded undergraduates $5k per year and post-graduates $10k per year.


Bakels pie awards back on 22nd February 2021

Bakels pie awards back on

The awards are New Zealand’s largest and longest running food competition.


Champions of Cheese judging moves to Hamilton 17th February 2021 /

Champions of Cheese judging moves to Hamilton

Judging of the NZ Champions of Cheese Awards 2021 will go ahead in Hamilton this weekend after Auckland’s snap Covid-19 alert level 3 lockdown.


Scientist scoops fruit development award 9th November 2020 /

Scientist scoops fruit development award

The award celebrates his contributions to fruit variety development.