New Zealand Life & Leisure Spirt of New Zealand Award recognises the food or drinks producer who exemplifies the Kiwi spirit of hard work and innovation. It is chosen by the judging panel in association with NZ Life & Leisure.

FMCG Business Outstanding New Product is awarded to the new food product which receives the highest score from the judges. To be considered for this special award products must have been launched between 1 January 2017 and 28 February 2018.

T & G Global Outstanding Sustainability Award goes to the producer who exhibits outstanding sustainability in all aspects of their business including; sourcing, production, resource use, waste management, staffing and packaging to name a few. This award is judged our specialist sustainability judge, Emily King.

Marvellous Marketing Outstanding Drink is awarded to the non-alcoholic drink which receives the highest score from the judges.