Happy New Year everyone! To kick things off for 2018 here are our top five products to stock for BACK TO SCHOOL. For more information and insights see our latest issue of Supermarket News Magazine.

Want to be listed in ‘What to Stock’? Is your brand worthy of a Top 5 position? Upcoming categories include Easter, Craft Beer, Yoghurt, and Cheese. Contact Felicity – felicity@reviewmags.com or phone 09 304 0142 ext 704.


Mother Earth have lunchbox snacks sorted for the back to school season.

With our large range of delicious bars including the number one range in nutritious snacks Baked Oaty Slices, gluten-free Nut Bars, Fruit Sticks and more recently the successful Vege Fruit Sticks, we have something for the whole family!

We are excited to announce that launching this February is an innovative new Vege Fruit Stick flavour Pumpkin, Apple and Peach which we know the family will enjoy. A delicious blend of Pumpkin, Apple & Peach, wrapped in a soft dough and baked, with no artificial colours or flavours.

The full range of Vege Fruit Stick flavours includes:

  • Beetroot, Apple & Berry
  • Spinach, Apple, Blueberry & Banana
  • Carrot, Apple & Orange
  • NEW Pumpkin, Apple & Peach

For more information visit our website or contact your Prolife Sales Representative on 0800 80 80 88.

Not only are Canterbury Biltong's moreish Biersticks free from any nasties or fillers (Gluten Free), they are also highly nutritional with 47g of protein (per 100g) and a little fat to feed the brain.  Each Bierstick contains only 0.33g of sugar. These are the ideal lunch box snack for any family looking for a healthy alternative.

Due to the demand of their Biersticks, Canterbury Biltong has recently launched the single 25g bierstick into grocery and are now ranged in Foodstuffs SI and available from the DC. They come in a display carton of 25 units and can also be hung.

For further information either call Nicole 03 366 0455 or email sales@canterburybiltong.co.nz

With back to school looming, parents are looking for better for you snack options.  Peckish Rice Crackers 120gm Snack Packs offer the perfect lunch box solution!  Containing 6 x 20g Snack Bags per packet, great for portion control, and in four great flavours:  Tangy BBQ, Sour Cream & Chive, Cheddar Cheese and Salt & Vinegar there is an offer for even the fussiest of children!*

With its great new look pack, Peckish is sure to stand out on the shelf!

For ordering or product information please contact your local DKSH New Zealand Limited representative or call +64 6 356 5323 to speak to one of our Customer Services team.

* one flavour per 120g pack

Farmland Lunch Club is an everyday range of meats designed for convenience. Quality meats are prepared and packaged in handy twin-packs ready for consumers. There are 5 delicious flavours, covering beef, chicken and ham in this versatile range.

Perfect for lunchbox sandwiches!

For more information visit www.farmlandfoods.nz, call 0800 806 328, or email sales@flf.nz

Macy and Tailor’s product is a shelf stand out in the category that consumers associate with premium quality and a delicious product. This is reflected in the clean, well-designed packaging, and the communications that engage consumers with the brand.

Family owned and operated, Macy & Tailor products are free of preservatives and are non-GMO.

Macy and Tailor are cute, quirky and humourous but takes quality seriously. The brand name is emotive, catering to a niche market of people who enjoy purchasing products that are tailored to their everyday needs and those who want healthy natural products. The Macy & Tailor customer base is made up of people who want the benefits of something natural and enjoy that the brand doesn’t take itself too seriously, it is approachable fun and friendly.

With wildly delicious variants like Pressed Pretzels in Salt and Pizza flavours and Vege Crisps in Beetroot, Carrot & Parsnip, and Carrot Beetroot & Parsnip consumers will relish the taste of real, honest snacks.

Products are available in 12 packets per carton. For more information contact, hello@macyandtailor.com or AFM Group on 0800 100 307.

Or visit www.macyandtailor.com.