Tasman Bay Food Group is a niche company who manufacture a range of quality products under our own brands and also contract manufacture for the food industry.Founder Brian Hirst set out to create a team and a business,drawing on the resources of the Nelson region by making healthy,tasty food and beverages that appeal to customers across borders and age groups.
Our manufacturing capability extends across a range of unique,value-added products and includes healthy frozen juice bars,dairy products,baked fruit bars,fruit and nut bars,fruit pies,biscotti and long life military products.
Innovation is a key differentiator among food manufacturers and Tasman Bay can point to numerous initiatives over the years that have been pioneering in the NZ food industry. This continues with our new projects today. Our own brands include iconic NZ brand Juicies, Moosies Milk Freeze, Nature’s Harvest Organic, Zesti, Cool Sips, Hot Bites and Cookie Tree. These products are sold throughout schools, supermarkets and independent retailers in both NZ and Australia, along with the development of other export markets. Tasman Bay has won many awards over the years both nationally and internationally for product, innovation and business strategy. In addition to our own brands, we are experiencing impressive success in contract manufacturing multi-national companies, military customers in Asia and the Middle East, along with many other smaller companies, and we intend to continue expanding into contract manufacturing. As a business, we constantly invest and are currently in the process of expanding/developing our fruit processing facility on site.