Art & Entertainment | Book Reviews | Education | Entertainment Video | Health | Lifestyle | Sport | Sport Video | Search

 

Final Call for NZ’s cutting edge food products

Media release                                                                                                                                                                                 5 June 2008

 

Final Call for NZ’s cutting edge food products

 

Food companies have until tomorrow to enter the prestigious bi-annual Massey University Food Awards 2008. 

The awards recognise New Zealand’s most cutting edge new food and drink products that champion innovation and excellence. Entrants will be scrutinised by a panel of food industry experts, headed by new Master Judge Allyson Gofton.

Products developed in the last 18 months for the New Zealand market or for export are eligible for entry. All products must be manufactured in New Zealand with a manufacturing base and/or New Zealand address. Twenty categories will be judged, from which one premier award winner will be selected.

To be part of the competition, food companies need to get their entries in quick as the closing date is Friday 6 June.

This year the awards process has been simplified so the initial entry is much easier to complete. Entry forms can be found on the website http://foodawards.massey.ac.nz.

Entry forms and the judging criteria and categories for the 2008 Massey University Food Awards are now available on the awards website http://foodawards.massey.ac.nz. Entries close June 6 2008. The Awards will culminate in a gala dinner on October 20 2008, when the winners will be announced.

ENDS


 

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines

 
Kakī: World’s Rarest Wading Bird Released In Mackenzie Basin

Conservation Minister Maggie Barry says the birds will add to the 60 released into the Tasman valley earlier this month, significantly boosting the wild population. More>>

ALSO:

IHC Tribute: Colin Meads

"While Colin is best known for rugby, to us he is one of a small number of distinguished IHC New Zealand Life Members recognised for their significant support for people with intellectual disabilities," says IHC Chief Executive Ralph Jones. More>>

ALSO:

Howard Davis Review: Tilting at Turbines - The Trip to Spain

Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon have now both broken the Big Fifty barrier, which seems to have brought a whole new level of angst to their midlife adventures ... More>>

Review: A Rose By Any Other Name Would Smell As Sweet

The Royal New Zealand Ballet has accepted the challenge of this heart-touching tragedy and largely succeeded. More>>

ALSO:

NZ's First Male IAAF Gold: Tom Walsh's Historic Shot Put Victory

Although feeling very sore but with a great feeling Tom Walsh took his place as number one on the victory dais to receive his much deserved gold medal. More>>

ALSO:

Scoop Review Of Books: Q&A: Hard To Find Books

"Unfortunately we are in crisis and this friendly dinosaur faces extinction… Our only hope is to try and raise funds to buy the building and restore it to its glory, either fully funded or with a viable deposit." More>>

 
 
 
 
 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • CULTURE
  • HEALTH
  • EDUCATION
 
 
  • Wellington
  • Christchurch
  • Auckland