Specialty Food Development and Manufacturing
Homestead Foods Limited was established in 2019 by experienced food entrepreneur Ross MacKenzie to bring much needed innovation and delivery of high-quality, economically sound contract Food Development and Manufacturing solutions for Commercial Partners and Private Label distributors.
The business operations with its core of experienced staff and extensive processing facilities is focused on innovation and best practice food manufacturing processes.
Along with the production of an extensive range of foodservice sauces, dressings and syrups in traditional packaging styles, Homestead Foods capabilities have been extended with the addition of a hot fill pouch packing line with post pasteurisation along with a range of portion control packaging equipment.
HOMESTEAD FOODS LTD OFFER A RANGE OF HI-SPEC AND INNOVATIVE FOOD MANUFACTURING, PROCESSING AND PACKAGING SOLUTIONS.
SPECIALISTS IN SHELF-STABLE SAUCES, GLAZES & DRESSINGS.
HOT FILL POUCH PACKING.
GLASS & PLASTIC BOTTLING FOR FOOD SERVICE AND RETAIL.
PORTION CONTROL PACKAGING.
LIQUID CHEESE PROCESSING AND PACKAGING.
FOOD PRODUCT DESIGN & CONTRACT MANUFACTURE.
About Ross MacKenzie
Ross is the owner and founder of Homestead Foods Ltd. Ross is well known in New Zealand for developing the ‘international success’ of iconic brands including Aunt Betty’s and Alfa One Oils during his time as Managing Director and founder of Hansell’s Food Group.
In setting up Homestead Foods Ltd., Ross has retained the existing operation of B&H Foods with its core of experienced staff and extensive processing facilities. The simple goal is to lift the quality and service offering already in place - by introducing his investment expertise and passion for excellence in ingredient-rich, exceptional quality food service solutions. Reiterating all Homestead Foods products will look and taste as good as they sound on the label - delivering total satisfaction to end users.