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  • 29 Jun 2021

    Kiwi Firm Leading Delivery of Home Compostable Fruit Labels

    Aotearoa’s leading producer of fruit labels, Jenkins Freshpac Systems, has just been awarded a gold medal in development and creativity for their industrial compostable label.  Now the firm has its eyes firmly set on testing and refining a home compostable fruit label. 

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  • 18 Jun 2021

    The Global Fruit & Veg Newsletter - June 2021

    Initiatives of the Global Alliance for the Promotion of Fruit and Vegetable Consumption, featuring 5+ A Day & Fruit & Vegetables in Schools New Zealand

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  • 15 Jun 2021

    New Country of Origin Regulations coming into force on 12th November 2021

    As previously communicated, the Government has recently introduced mandatory Country of Origin Labelling for certain foods, including fresh fruit and vegetables as per the following descriptions;

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  • 15 Jun 2021

    The Economic Implications of Food Safety Incidents

    Dr Malik Altaf Hussain (Senior Food Safety Officer at the Victorian Department of Health, Food Safety Unit, Australia), recently presented on behalf of the New Zealand Food Safety Science Research Centre (NZFSSRC) about what food safety incidents are, their contributing factors and their economic impacts.
    To follow is a summary.

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