Foodstuffs

Who We Are

Foodstuffs is a genuine Kiwi success story. From early days in Auckland in 1922, we have grown to become New Zealand's biggest grocery distributor, and one of the country's largest organisations.

Employing more than 30,000 people nationwide, Foodstuffs is proudly 100% Kiwi owned and operated. And because we're local we understand the needs of our communities, and strive to provide the best shopping experience possible for our customers.

  • Foodstuffs North Island Limited - covering the entire North Island.
  • Foodstuffs South Island Limited - covering the entire South Island.

Each of the regional co-operatives is owned by its retail members, and operates independently with its own board and management. There are no common members or shareholders.

The two regional co-operatives jointly own Foodstuffs (NZ) Limited, a small non-trading entity, which plays a very important role in expanding the organisation's profile, and in representing the two co-operatives' interests on issues of national or grocery-specific importance.

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News

14.11.2017

Serving the community: Kaikoura supermarket owners reflect on a stressful year

In an emergency, the local supermarket becomes the centre of activity as people stream in to get urgent supplies like baby formula and bottled water – and to connect with their friends and neighbours. One year on from the Kaikoura earthquake, we asked the people who run the supermarkets in the region to reflect on the experience

Working With Us

Working With Us

Foodstuffs Careers

Looking for an exciting and dynamic career with Foodstuffs? Ever wanted to be a Butcher, manage a Customer Services team or work in logistics? As a 100% New Zealand owned and operated company and the country’s largest retail organisation, Foodstuffs offers countless opportunities across a vast range of job sectors – from Baker to HR Manager and beyond. Foodstuffs is committed to training and developing people so if you join the team you can be confident you will be on the path to a successful career in retail. Check out the Foodstuffs career website today if you want to embark on a career with a difference or further your current vocation. With new jobs uploaded on a daily basis, it would pay to check tomorrow too!

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