MFAT Market Reports and Useful Links for Non-Primary Sector

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs publishes regular reports on topics of interest to the New Zealand export community, often in collaboration with other New Zealand government agencies, including MPI, NZTE, Customs, MBIE and Education New Zealand. For the latest reports, regional reports and previous updates, click here. This week’s new market reports are: Prime Minister’s visit […]

Response to New Zealand’s Legal Harvest Assurance System Issues Paper

It has come to our attention that the proposed New Zealand’s Legal Harvest Assurance System (timber) has the potential to impact consumer goods including NHPs.  See here for the link to the consultation document and MPI website.  MPI is seeking feedback on the framework.  Consultation closes tomorrow, Thursday 16 May, 5pm.  This potential issue seems to have […]

MEDIA RELEASE: Therapeutic Products Act repeal means export exemption more urgent than ever

Media releaseNatural Health Products NZ08 May 2024 Therapeutic Products Act repeal means export exemption more urgent than ever The industry body for the natural health products sector, Natural Health Products NZ,says the repeal of the Therapeutic Products Act means urgent Ministerial action isneeded to exempt the sector from New Zealand’s outdated export restrictions. “While the […]

Innovation Expo 2023 – Wrap Up

Thank you to everyone who attended and contributed to our Natural Health Products NZ Innovation Expo in Auckland.  We had a record number of delegates (225) and exhibitors (24). Click here to access the presentations or contact sheryl@naturalhealthproducts.nz. Click here to go to our survey.  It only takes a few minutes and provides us with […]

Innovation Expo 2023 Presentations

9:10 Ryan GormanBrand DirectorIMCD NZ / Network Nutrition Welcoming Kava Back into the Lives of Everyday, Health-Conscious Consumers 9:30 Amanda ArchibaldFounderThe Genomic KitchenPresenting for Hawkins Watts Transforming Food Product Development Using DNA Insights Amanda will be recording 3 presentations to go with these slides.  If you’re interested in receiving a link to these new recordings […]

2023 Suppliers of the Year Award – Winners Announced

The Natural Health Products NZ Supplier of the Year Award recognises excellence within the vital services sector of our industry. Members vote for Suppliers who have made a significant contribution to their business or the sector and the nominators did not hold back with their glowing praise.  The judges were impressed and inspired by the […]

Innovation Expo 2023 – Photo Gallery

Here’s a selection of photos from our Innovation Expo 2023. Members may use images for publicity to promote their involvement in our Innovation Expo. 

MEDIA RELEASE: Government must engage with natural health sector to make urgent legislation

19 July 2023 Health Minister Ayesha Verrall and officials must engage more meaningfully with the natural health product sector on workable regulations under the Therapeutic Products legislation passed under urgency to realise its full benefits and minimise unintended consequences, Natural Health Products New Zealand says. Natural Health Products NZ represents around 80% of the natural […]

MEDIA RELEASE: Flawed law leaves natural health products’ future on a knife edge

29 June 2023 The future of New Zealand’s natural health products sector is on a knife edge, with the government progressing its flawed Therapeutic Products Bill and ignoring amendments which would make the legislation fit for purpose and unlock huge economic and export growth opportunities, Natural Health Products New Zealand says. READ FULL MEDIA RELEASE

Summit 2023 – Wrap Up

Thank you to everyone who attended and contributed to our Natural Health Products NZ Summit in Blenheim.  We had a fantastic number of delegates (204) and exhibitors (20). Click here to access the presentations or contact sheryl@naturalhealthproducts.nz. Click here to go to our survey.  It only takes a few minutes and provides us with valuable […]

Media Release: Natural Health Products NZ Industry Award Winners 2023 Announced

23 May 2023 Natural Health Products NZ has announced the winners of its annual industry awards, including the Supreme Award for the best overall entry:  Supreme Award Winner: Absolute Essential Marketing Award $2 Million and Over in Sales Winner: Anagenix Highly Commended: Vitaco Health (NZ) Ltd Cawthron Institute Innovation Award Winner: Quantec Highly Commended: MitoQ […]