Gilmours takes out 'Retail Employer of the Year' for the 3rd year running

Retailworld's annual award

Published 18 August 2023

Gilmours awarded Retail Employer of the Year for third consecutive year

The Gilmours team is proud to share the news that we’ve taken out the Retail Employer of the Year Award (medium category) for the third year in a row.

As one voter commented: “Gilmours is dedicated to supporting New Zealand wi ...

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Finalists in the 2023 Hospitality Supplier of the Year - People Awards

Published 24 May 2023

Congratulations to our store owners Gilmours Mt Roskill, Aaron Kedzlie and Gilmours Wellington, Matt Humphrey on being finalists for the Michael Friend's Hospitality Supplier of the Year Award at the 2023 Hospitality New Zealand Awards.

This award honours a hospitality industry supplier professiona ...

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Government ban on single-use plastic products

Published 18 May 2023

As of 1 July 2023, the Government is placing a ban on all plastic produce bags, cutlery and straws.

Gilmours has already deleted all plastic straws (July 2019) and polystyrene plastic cutlery (Oct 2022) – now all PLA compostable cutlery and PLA compostable straws must be deleted by 1 July.

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Opening on Sundays

Published 10 May 2023

From Sunday 21 May 2023, the Gilmours Hamilton Cash 'n Carry store will be open on Sundays from 10am - 4pm.

Owner Operator Richard Goatcher and the Gilmours Hamilton Team are looking forward to opening their doors on Sundays and seeing you in-store soon. Keep an eye out on the Gilmours Hamilton Fac ...

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Exciting news for Gilmours North Shore

Published 2 December 2022

"Come in and visit our brand new Chiller and Produce division. It’s filled with all the products we know you want, and we’re looking forward to sharing it with you. Whether you’re looking for butchery, poultry, seafood, or dairy – we have what you need. Our Produce selection has also increased, and ...

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Gilmours tobacco exit

Published 23 November 2022

Gilmours is looking to align with the New Zealand government's stance on making NZ Smoke Free by 2025. For our part to help achieve this:

From 1 January 2023, all tobacco products will no longer be available for purchase in any of our Gilmours stores.
This includes: cigarettes, cigars, and vaping p ...

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Frozen Berries recall with potential link to Hepatitis A

Published 18 November 2022

New Zealand Food Safety (NZFS) are currently investigating a potential link between cases of Hepatitis A in the community and the consumption of frozen berries.

Despite a recent positive test result for Hepatitis A in a sample of leftover berries from a recent case, a definitive source has not yet ...

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We're going digital

A move to be more sustainable

Published 30 June 2022

UPDATED: 15 Aug 2022

As of 15 August 2022, our Buyer's Guide catalogue will no longer be printed and distributed.

We are committed to our Sustainability and Social Responsibility as a business and are always looking for ways to ensure continuous improvement on how we function. As a result, we have ...

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NZ Market Watch

Growing concerns on price increases

Published 12 May 2022

Growing concerns on price increases
Due to the ongoing impacts of the global pandemic, we are seeing unprecedented cost movement in the Foodservice industry in New Zealand. The factors that are contributing include: increases in the cost of global shipping of ingredients, packaging and finished good ...

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