Sensational Summerfruit stakeholder meeting in Central Otago

Tue, May. 7, 2019 10:00am — 3:00pm | Alexandra

Sensational Summerfruit is a significant strategic project that will touch all parts of the industry over a seven year period. Given the significance of this project for the industry, we’d like to invite you to a meeting to learn more about Sensational Summerfruit in detail.

You will have seen the information that we have distributed and heard some discussion on Sensational Summerfruit. This is a great opportunity to hear straight from the Board, ask questions and give your feedback directly to Summerfruit NZ. It’s also an ideal time to find out how Sensational Summerfruitwill benefit your business.

It’s an exciting and complex project to be part of and this is your chance to contribute to and shape the future of the programme.

We would strongly encourage you to make every effort to attend this meeting which is being held at The Orchard Garden, 576 Dunstan Road, RD1, Alexandra 9391. 

Please RSVP by Friday, 3 May to: with names attending and any dietary requirements.

In advance of the meeting, Sensational Summerfruit: The programme plan has been published and details the five major initiatives that make up the Sensational Summerfruit strategy. More information on the programme, its background and FAQs can be found on the Sensational Summerfruit section of the website. 



  • Tim Jones, chair Summerfruit NZ – Background and future of Sensational Summerfruit
  • Ian Proudfoot, KPMG – Trends and facilitation
  • Sue Carter, Food View – Our rapidly changing export markets
  • Brad Siebert, NZ Avocado Growers – Insights into Avocados Go Global – their industry PGP project
  • Sensational Summerfruit
    – how it will work
    – in detail project by project


Grower only session – answering your questions. 


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