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New Image General Manager Interviewed On WTV

The General Manager of New Image Group, Mr Guy Wills, answered questions about dairy manufacture in New Zealand, put to him by WTV’s reporter. Click to watch the video of the interview.

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New Image Sportlight: Paerata Milk Processing Facility

paerata_lgThis site, located in the rural area of South Auckland, houses a latest-technology spray drying dairy plant built specially for New Image Group in 2011. The Paerata site has been designed for the powder production of specialised colostrum and milk materials for use in nutritional formulations.

Having our own specialised spray drying plant gives New Image the ability to control the production and supply of major ingredients so that as a group we can complete all steps in the delivery of nutritional powders, providing the highest level of quality and efficiency for our customers.

Our Paerata site manufacturing capacity (per year):

  • Produces over 2,000 metric tonnes of product per annum
  • Uses a 550kg/hr 6 storey tall powder drier
  • Provides the 3,000 square metre New Image warehousing hub from which the Penrose and Avondale plants are replenished

Advisory: Quality Assurance By NZ Government

Here is the latest information, including a statement from New Image Group, relating to the recent media on DCD and New Zealand milk. It is important that our customers understand that this is not a food safety issue but rather one of responsibility to protect the integrity of New Zealand’s reputation. We trust that the following information will help put our customers minds at ease. Representatives of the New Image Board and the Senior Team have been in regular contact with Fonterra, the New Zealand Government and the general Dairy Industry.

Independent Test Reports:

New Image Spotlight: Penrose Facility

penrose_canning_line Our Penrose factory in East Auckland is a state-of-the art facility capable of manufacturing a wide range of products and formats including capsules, tablets, whole milk powder, skim milk powder and functional liquid drinks. This factory has the ability to fill a wide range of can sizes and pouches from 200g to 2000g.

Its unique HPP liquid filling unit, utilises intense pressure at low temperature to inactive harmful pathogens while preserve bioavailability of important nutrients. The HPP technology has been successfully applied to numerous premium functional products.

Our Penrose site manufacture capacity (per year):

  • No. of cans – 10 million
  • Tons of milk powder – 2,000 tons
  • Tablets and capsules – 21 million units
  • HPP Liquid filling – 2 million bottles

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New Image Group Manufacturing

New Image provides a full range of quality manufacturing capabilities, from customised wet-blend baby formulation to can filling, to sachet filling and bulk powder solutions.

From initial discussions through to fulfilment and international logistics, we have a motivated, highly capable team of people who work tirelessly to ensure that clients get the best results. Watch this video to get a quick overview of what we can do.

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