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Friday, 31 March 2017 12:34

Zespri opens Middle East office

Zespri officially opened its Middle East office in Dubai earlier this week to manage its growing sales and marketing programmes in this region and other developing markets.

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Zespri chief executive Lain Jager has warned against getting carried away with the current good times in the kiwifruit sector.

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Friday, 10 February 2017 09:40

Zespri to boost EU production

Zespri will allocate an additional 1,800 hectares of European SunGold licence over the next three years, doubling production of the proprietary kiwifruit variety in Europe.

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Wednesday, 18 January 2017 08:55

Lean, but not mean – saves money

The first year Bay of Plenty Trevelyans Pack and Cool store introduced ‘lean manufacturing’ it saved the company about $340,000, says managing director James Trevelyan.

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Monday, 09 January 2017 10:06

FTA boosting exports to Korea

The start of 2017 saw two thirds of New Zealand’s exports to Korea become duty free, up from 46% in 2016.
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Thursday, 08 December 2016 07:55

Lean, but not mean – saves money

The first year Bay of Plenty Trevelyans Pack and Cool store introduced ‘lean manufacturing’ it saved the company about $340,000, says managing director James Trevelyan.

Published in Agribusiness
Wednesday, 07 December 2016 09:55

Record-breaking kiwifruit season comes to end

The kiwifruit season has ended with a record-breaking year, with new variety Zespri SunGold up 68% from last year to 46 million trays as vines come into full production.

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The Fresh Carriers Hayward Medal judging panel is once again asking the kiwifruit industry to nominate their finest leaders for the prestigious 2017 award.

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Wednesday, 02 November 2016 10:55

So far so good this spring for Psa

Despite the wet weather, kiwifruit vine killing bacteria Psa has surprisingly been less active so far this spring.

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Monday, 31 October 2016 13:22

Seeka launches rebrand

New Zealand and Australia’s largest kiwifruit grower has announced a major name change and rebrand to reflect its evolution into a leading premium produce company.

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