United Fresh Technical Advisory Group Webinar - 21st July 2022

Date: Thursday 21st July 2022

Time: 2:04 pm

United Fresh Technical Advisory Group Webinar

10am, 21st July 2022


This webinar covered our work with the Commerce Commission around their Market Study into the Grocery Sector.

Dr Hans Maurer provided insight into the Grocery Code of Conduct Advisory Group he is working on for United Fresh and on behalf of the fresh fruit and vegetable industry.

Anne-Marie Arts, our Food Safety representative gave an update on our Food Safety and Biosecurity work involving Returnable Plastic Crates.

Our involvement in the Emerging Risk Identification System (ERIS) was summarised by Senior Scientist, Nicola King. ERIS is intended to provide the food industry information on new potential risks that may impact their business.




10am - Welcome and Introductions

Jerry Prendergast


United Fresh New Zealand Incorporated


10.05am - Emerging Risk Identification System

Nicola King

Senior Scientist

Institute of Environmental Science and Research Ltd

Christchurch Science Centre


10.20am - Returnable Plastic Crates

Anne-Marie Arts

Food Safety & Traceability Representative

United Fresh Technical Advisory Group


10.35am - Commerce Commission Update

Dr Hans Maurer

Chair, United Fresh Technical Advisory Group


10.50am Q&A

11am Close