As leading, successful, well-established New Zealand
businesses, the Foodstuffs Co-operatives; Foodstuffs North
Island Limited and Foodstuffs South Island Limited, must ensure we
hold the trust and respect of all of our employees, suppliers,
customers and the wider community.
The purpose of these guidelines is to affirm to all Foodstuffs'
stakeholders the importance of good working relationships and that
we aim to operate within reasonable, ethical and sound commercial
In order to achieve mutually beneficial conduct and performance,
we see these Partnership Guidelines applying to all of our
subsidiary companies, employees and members, as well as our
external business partners.
The Foodstuffs businesses value strong and positive supplier
relationships and consider all suppliers to be our most important
We believe that it is important to acknowledge this value, to
respect this partnership and, as a result, commit to conducting
ourselves in a courteous and fair manner.
Download the full Supplier Relationship Guidelines document.