Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search

 


NZ Cos. Receive Superior Taste Award 2006

New Zealand Companies Receive the Superior Taste Award 2006 from the International Taste & Quality Institute (iTQi) in Brussels

BRUSSELS, May 11, 2006 - The International Taste & Quality Institute (iTQi) will hold its annual Awards Ceremony on May 19th at Château Sainte-Anne to reward superior tasting food and beverage products submitted to its juries of top European Chefs and Sommeliers.

During the Ceremony attended by diplomats, officials and the international press, Fruit'n'Fire Ltd. (Auckland) and KYH (Auckland) will be honoured with the prestigious Superior Taste Awards 2006.

"In 2006, 430 products from more than 55 countries have been tested and 287 awarded. We expect to reach 800 products for the next evaluation" comments Louis Frère, Managing Partner. "Given the crucial importance of good taste in the consumer's choice, we are delighted to provide companies with a unique marketing tool. The Superior Taste Award is a powerful and credible label that can significantly lift sales when properly communicated".

About the International Taste &Quality Institute (iTQi):

iTQi is the leading independent Chef- and Sommelier-based organization dedicated to judging and honouring superior tasting food and beverages.
The products evaluation is made by juries of renowned European Chefs, beverages experts and Sommeliers, members of the 9 most prestigious European culinary organizations such as the Maîtres Cuisiniers of France and Belgium, Académie Culinaire of France, Verband der Köche Deutschlands, Jeunes Restaurateurs d'Europe, Federerazione dei Cuochi Italiana, Academia Española de Gastronomia, Euro-Toques and the Association de la Sommellerie Internationale.
For more information and pictures, please visit the website, www.itqi.org

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 

Half A Billion Accounts: Yahoo Confirms Huge Data Breach

The account information may have included names, email addresses, telephone numbers, dates of birth, hashed passwords (the vast majority with bcrypt) and, in some cases, encrypted or unencrypted security questions and answers. More>>

Rural Branches: Westpac To Close 19 Branches, ANZ Looks At 7

Westpac confirms it will close nineteen branches across the country; ANZ closes its Ngaruawahia branch and is consulting on plans to close six more branches; The bank workers union says many of its members are nervous about their futures and asking ... More>>

Interest Rates: RBNZ's Wheeler Keeps OCR At 2%

Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler kept the official cash rate at 2 percent and said more easing will be needed to get inflation back within the target band. More>>

ALSO:

Half Full: Fonterra Raises Forecast Payout As Global Supply Shrinks

Fonterra Cooperative Group, the dairy processor which will announce annual earnings tomorrow, hiked its forecast payout to farmers by 50 cents per kilogram of milk solids as global supply continues to decline, helping prop up dairy prices. More>>

ALSO:

Results:

Meat Trade: Silver Fern Farms Gets Green Light For Shanghai Maling Deal

The government has given the green light for China's Shanghai Maling Aquarius to acquire half of Silver Fern Farms, New Zealand's biggest meat company, with ministers satisfied it will deliver "substantial and identifiable benefit". More>>

ALSO:

Get More From Scoop

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Business
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news