Nelson-based winemakers Mahana Estates is championing small, family-run businesses with a switch to Kemp Wine Merchants as its new domestic distributor. Winegrower Michael Glover says Kemp appealed because its culture matched Mahana’s own.
Premium milks have seen tremendous growth over the past two years. The category that market research company Nielsen calls 'Indulgent milk', which includes flavoured milk by Puhoi Valley and Lewis Road Creamery, saw a growth rate of over 2000 percent in 2015, and 34 percent on top of that in 2016. Now there's a new player on the market - Aunt Jean's offers unflavoured, unhomogenised, premium milk.