Read More Composting 15 million babies’ nappies and recycling 1.6 billion soft plastic items are just two of the real and potential outcomes from a comprehensive sustainability strategy operated by multi-national company Kimberly-Clark.
General Manager Sharna Heinjus says that through a strategy called ‘Our Essential World’, her company ensures it’s focused on the right things and is making positive progress against its three key pillars: people, planet, product.
For all companies supplying Woolworths, Coles or ALDI with brands or private label products (including those based in New Zealand) the Code means a new set of principles and rules overseeing supplier/retailer relationships.
Read More Health and wellness is the top priority for snack company Griffins when it comes to both the staff it employs and the products it sells, as CEO Alison Barrass explains in the latest FGC Leaders Series video.
Putting a tax on sugary drinks and removing sweets and treats from supermarket checkouts seem to be the only solutions they have, but we all know it’s about much more than that – it’s about choosing foods wisely and it’s about moderation.
Read More More big food and grocery companies are seeking specialist help from sales and merchandising agencies as cost and margin pressures increase, says Crossmark NZ Managing Director Grant Leach.
We heard the message and started to think beyond traditional female jobs. Read More Throughout the course of my week I speak to a lot of people in the FMCG industry who run and direct the companies, both tiny and huge, that comprise a massive chunk of the New Zealand economy. The video is the final in a series, written and presented by dietitian and Registered Nutritionist Nikki Hart, which tackles food subjects people are often confused about: what to eat for breakfast, fad diets, processed foods, and how to use the new Health Star Rating (HSR) system. The billion in exports was 72 per cent of total merchandise exports in 2014. And it is massive: billion in domestic retail sales, more than billion in exports, directly or indirectly employing about 400,000 people.