23 Oct 2018

Texas Chicken Spreads It’s Wings

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Jen Boyes

posted on 23rd October 2018 in Texas Chicken with 0 Comments

  Texas Chicken New Zealand opened the doors to its first Rotorua restaurant on Friday, which is also the fried chicken brand’s first location outside of Auckland. They celebrated by giving away a year’s supply of fried chicken to one lucky winner. There were also other spot prizes, including cooler bags filled with goodies for the […]

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26 Sep 2018

Nairn’s Challenges Kiwis To Vote For Oats This October

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Jen Boyes

posted on 26th September 2018 in Nairn's Oatcakes with 0 Comments

Nairn’s Oatcakes, one of the world’s largest producers of oat-based crackers and biscuits, is calling for Kiwis to vote for oats this October. According to Nairn’s, who have used oats at the heart of all their products since 1896, oats have long been one of the most underappreciated superfoods. The ancient grain often loses out […]

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06 Sep 2018

No More Plastic Straws for The Coffee Club

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Jen Boyes

posted on 6th September 2018 in The Coffee Club with 0 Comments

The Coffee Club New Zealand, one of the country’s largest and fastest growing café brands, has announced that it will no longer be using plastic straws. From 10 September, The Coffee Club’s 63 stores will be using Eco Straws instead, a paper straw that is 100% recyclable and compostable. The move will eliminate nearly one […]

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30 Aug 2018

Kiwis Are Sick of Lines at the Pump

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Jen Boyes

posted on 30th August 2018 in GAS with 0 Comments

A recent survey from Gasoline Alley Services (GAS) has revealed that more than half of its sample of New Zealanders (56%) are tired of queues at the pump and are open to using apps that allow them to pay for fuel more quickly and easily from the comfort of their car. Faster refuelling stood out […]

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posted on 4th August 2018 in Texas Chicken with 0 Comments

Kiwis have been shuddering through some record-breakingly low temperatures this winter. However, no one is shivering at Texas Chicken New Zealand with the brand throwing down a ‘spicy chicken’ challenge for its customers. Best known for its freshly made, hand battered fried chicken and honey butter buns, Texas Chicken has launched what it claims is […]

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09 Jul 2018

Biogro Marks 35 Years with Organic Labelling Campaign

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Jen Boyes

posted on 9th July 2018 in BioGro with 0 Comments

BioGro, the country’s largest and best-known certifier for organic produce and products, is marking its 35th anniversary by launching a campaign to combat misleading organic labelling in New Zealand. The ‘World of Good,’ campaign ran for the first time in 2017 and BioGro is hoping that it will be even more successful this year. Throughout […]

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posted on 12th June 2018 in The Coffee Club with 0 Comments

According to The Coffee Club’s oldest customer, 99-year old Madge Sander, a regular half-strength flat white and a date scone (warmed up with butter) is one of the secrets to her good health and longevity. Recent research would indicate that the great-grandmother is onto something. Two new studies, including the largest into coffee drinking, has […]

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23 May 2018

South Island Foster Parent Named NZ’s Busiest Mum

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Jen Boyes

posted on 23rd May 2018 in The Coffee Club with 0 Comments

The Coffee Club New Zealand has announced the winner of New Zealand’s busiest and most deserving mum. Wendy McCarthy from Milton in Otago was nominated by her daughter, Rosie McCarthy who lives two hours away in Winton. The competition, which ran throughout April and May, was judged by well-known New Zealand parenting and lifestyle blogger, […]

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22 May 2018

Texas Chicken Launches Comfort Food Combo

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Jen Boyes

posted on 22nd May 2018 in Texas Chicken with 0 Comments

Texas Chicken New Zealand has launched what could be the ultimate comfort food combination. The new Herb & Garlic Crunch Combo features juicy, tender, crisp pieces of chicken that are smothered with a delicious blend of herbs and garlic. The chicken is served with a side of moreish cheesy bacon mashed potato. Available in two […]

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posted on 21st May 2018 in Farmland Foods with 0 Comments

A Smoked Beef & Pastrami Melt has emerged victorious in New Zealand’s first Ultimate Sandwich Competition, organised by Farmland Foods. The event was held on 16 May at the Eat My Lunch headquarters in Auckland, where four well-known food writers and bloggers were asked to create their take on the perfect sandwich. Competitors had just […]

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