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Friday 20 May 2022

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GABS returning to Auckland in June 20th May 2022 /

GABS returning to Auckland in June

The Great Australasian Beer Spectacular is returning to Auckland on 25 June.


May means Eat, Drink, Love Ponsonby 2022. 19th May 2022 /

May means Eat, Drink, Love Ponsonby 2022.

For the month of May, participating Auckland restaurants and bars will be celebrating the Eat, Drink, Love Ponsonby 2022.


Winetopia winds up for July kick-off in Wellington 18th May 2022 /

Winetopia winds up for July kick-off in Wellington

New Zealand wine festival Winetopia has added more events to its three-city schedule.


Australasia’s first alternative proteins conference kicks-off 17th May 2022 /

Australasia’s first alternative proteins conference kicks-off

Australia and New Zealand’s first alternative proteins conference, AltProteins, takes place in Melbourne today.


NZ Hospitality Conference is back 9th May 2022 /

NZ Hospitality Conference is back

The New Zealand Hospitality Conference is back in-person in July after a two-year hiatus and with a theme of “The Future of Hospitality”.


The Food Show returns to Wellington 6th May 2022

The Food Show returns to Wellington

The Wellington Food Show is back, taking place 27 – 29 May at Sky Stadium, following a Covid-induced absence.


Sponsored: Why E Tipu 2022 picked Christchurch 2nd May 2022 /

Sponsored: Why E Tipu 2022 picked Christchurch

Mark your calendars for E Tipu 2022: The Boma Agri Summit, with a special ticket offer for Food Ticker readers.


Final chance for Eat NZ Hui tickets 2nd May 2022 /

Final chance for Eat NZ Hui tickets

The countdown is on for the two-day hybrid Eat New Zealand Hui + Eat NZ Grains 2022 being held in Ōtautahi Christchurch this week, Tuesday and Wednesday.


Service Foods cancels 2022 trade shows 11th April 2022 /

Service Foods cancels 2022 trade shows

Service Foods has cancelled its 2022 trade shows.


CEDA’s AgriFood Talks event cancelled 22nd March 2022 /

CEDA’s AgriFood Talks event cancelled

The 2022 New Zealand AgriFood Talks event has been cancelled because of the Omicron outbreak.


Flavours of Plenty Festival event calendar ready to roll 18th March 2022 /

Flavours of Plenty Festival event calendar ready to roll

Bay of Plenty produce will be in the spotlight at the region’s inaugural food festival next month.


First speakers announced for Boma Agri Summit 16th March 2022 /

First speakers announced for Boma Agri Summit

This year’s Boma Agri Summit in Christchurch on 21-22 June will host speakers from the US and UK.


Eat NZ’s Feast Matariki secures govt investment 11th March 2022 /

Eat NZ’s Feast Matariki secures govt investment

Eat New Zealand has secured up to $275,000 of government funding to support its multi-day Feast Matariki festival.


Reusable container seminar opens for registration 7th March 2022 /

Reusable container seminar opens for registration

Again Again is holding a free seminar on moving to reuse as a systemic replacement to single-use container packaging.


Winetopia back for a seventh year 18th February 2022 /

Winetopia back for a seventh year

New Zealand’s largest wine event will be heading to three main centres later this year.


Watch: Super Bowl 2022’s F&B commercials 16th February 2022 /

Watch: Super Bowl 2022’s F&B commercials

Hellmann’s mayo, Mexican avocados, Lay’s chips and Bud seltzer were among the advertisers forking out US$6m+ for TV spots during the weekend’s Super Bowl.


Red setting scuppers Wānaka food fest… 11th February 2022 /

Red setting scuppers Wānaka food fest…

Wanaka’s food and wine festival has been cancelled this year because of the current red-light Covid-19 restrictions.


…but BOP food event all go for April 11th February 2022 /

…but BOP food event all go for April

A Bay of Plenty food event plans to go ahead despite current Covid-19 restrictions.


More food festivals fall to Covid-19 restrictions 3rd February 2022 /

More food festivals fall to Covid-19 restrictions

The West Coast’s Wildfoods Festival has been scrapped, the first time in its 34-year history, due to Covid capacity restrictions at the red setting.


New Zealand Wine Week to return in 2022 9th December 2021 /

New Zealand Wine Week to return in 2022

After running the inaugural event in 2021, New Zealand Winegrowers will be kicking off the second New Zealand Wine Week on 8 February 2022.


Chia Sisters’ Van Dyke picked for $10k prize pitch 19th November 2021 /

Chia Sisters’ Van Dyke picked for $10k prize pitch

Chia Sisters co-founder Chloe Van Dyke is one of five female entrepreneurs selected to pitch at Rise Up for a $10,000 prize.


Festival of carbon-zero NZ food to run with inaugural Auckland agrifood summit 17th November 2021 /

Festival of carbon-zero NZ food to run with inaugural Auckland agrifood summit

A festival of carbon-zero New Zealand food will run alongside a new event in Auckland next year addressing the world’s agrifood climate challenge.


Food fair cancels due to Covid 17th November 2021 /

Food fair cancels due to Covid

The Kāpiti Food Fair has been cancelled due to Covid uncertainty.


Taranaki F&B summer pop-up 8th November 2021 /

Taranaki F&B summer pop-up

More than 20 Taranaki food and beverage producers are coming together to sell products as part of a Taste of Taranaki pop-up in Eltham for the summer. The temporary market MORE »


Food Hui 2021 kicks-off 1st November 2021 /

Food Hui 2021 kicks-off

The annual Eat New Zealand and Restaurant Association Food Hui is under way.


Food Hui 2021 goes online 21st October 2021 /

Food Hui 2021 goes online

Eat New Zealand and the Restaurant Association have made the decision to move their Food Hui 2021 online.


Ardern to join inaugural UN Food Systems Summit 17th September 2021 /

Ardern to join inaugural UN Food Systems Summit

Prime minister Jacinda Ardern is one of more than 90 world leaders who are set to participate in the historic UN Food Systems Summit next week.


New November date for Food Hui 1st September 2021

New November date for Food Hui

Eat New Zealand and The Restaurant Association have postponed this year’s Food Hui until 1 and 2 November.


Zespri grower roadshows postponed 23rd August 2021 /

Zespri grower roadshows postponed

With New Zealand remaining in lockdown until at least Tuesday 24 August, Zespri’s scheduled grower roadshows starting today, 23 August have been postponed.


New plans for Visa Wellington On a Plate 23rd August 2021

New plans for Visa Wellington On a Plate

Visa Wellington On a Plate’s intends to restart Burger and Cocktail Wellington at Level 2 for those venues who choose or are able to take part, after the event was scuppered by alert level 4 lockdown.


Speakers named for inaugural Hospitality Summit 5th August 2021 /

Speakers named for inaugural Hospitality Summit

Danny Meyer will be one of the keynote speakers at the inaugural New Zealand Hospitality Summit at the Trusts Arena in Auckland on 8-9 September.


BioTechNZ, AgriTechNZ partner for clean food future event 29th July 2021

BioTechNZ, AgriTechNZ partner for clean food future event

BioTechNZ and AgriTechNZ are leading an event addressing cell-based agriculture which can create food products from cell cultures as opposed to whole plants or animals.


SkyCity’s Huami offers Beijing escape 27th July 2021 /

SkyCity’s Huami offers Beijing escape

SkyCity restaurant Huami is staging an immersive cultural experience in conjunction with Heart of the City’s Elemental Festival in Auckland.


F&B events make awards shortlist 22nd July 2021 /

F&B events make awards shortlist

A handful of Food & beverage events from across the country have made the shortlist for the 2021 NZ Events Association New Zealand Event Awards after a record 108 entries were received.


Event uncertainty in wake of ASB Showgrounds liquidation 24th June 2021 /

Event uncertainty in wake of ASB Showgrounds liquidation

Uncertainty surrounds events scheduled for Auckland’s ASB Showgrounds after the venue suddenly announced its liquidation on Tuesday.


Invite only Feed our Future event starts 9th June 2021

Invite only Feed our Future event starts

The Riddet Institute is today hosting Feed our Future: A New Zealand Sustainable Food Systems Dialogue.


Hort Connections to go ahead in Brisbane as planned 28th May 2021 /

Hort Connections to go ahead in Brisbane as planned

Annual trade show and conference confirmed for 7-9 June despite Victoria lockdown.


Marlborough F&B night feast back for 2021 22nd April 2021

Marlborough F&B night feast back for 2021

Marlborough Bayleys Friday Night Feast is back for 2021, showcasing the region’s food, wine and other beverages.


Deer Industry Conference confirmed for Invercargill 19th April 2021 /

Deer Industry Conference confirmed for Invercargill

It was the first time the event would take place in two years.


Feast Waikato to feature Wintec student lunch event 26th March 2021 /

Feast Waikato to feature Wintec student lunch event

A team of second year Wintec Culinary Arts students will deliver the Leading the Way Lunch at Wintec, as part of the Feast Waikato Festival.


The Food Show Christchurch makes its return 23rd March 2021

The Food Show Christchurch makes its return

The Food Show Christchurch will make its returning this April after Covid saw the event cancelled in 2020.


Auckland to host Foodtech Packtech 3rd March 2021 /

Auckland to host Foodtech Packtech

The event was expected to attract more than 200 local and international exhibiting companies and 4000+ qualified visitors.


Hawke’s Bay Wine Auction celebrates 30 years 3rd March 2021 /

Hawke’s Bay Wine Auction celebrates 30 years

There will be 40 lots of wine, many of which were being specially blended, at this year’s event.


Southland launches food & bev event 26th February 2021

Southland launches food & bev event

Southland will host the Savour the South – Eat Drink Play & Stay event, as the region looks to elevate its reputation as a food and beverage destination.


Auckland hosts NZ’s first food waste summit 25th February 2021 /

Auckland hosts NZ’s first food waste summit

New Zealand’s inaugural Food Waste Summit, Te Hui Taumata Moumou Kai o Aotearoa, will take place at Villa Maria Winery on Monday 22 March.