Jones & Sandford Joinery: Less stressed employees, less stressed clients, all through Lean

At a glance As one of the biggest joinery companies in New Zealand, Jones & Sanford could no longer afford all the costly and time consuming errors occurring within the business.

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BioBrew: Pivoting their probiotics from animals to humans

At a glance Previously focussed on animal probiotics, a meeting with Callaghan Innovation at Fieldays® opened the way for BioBrew to move into human health supplements.

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Road Science: A journey towards safer road sealing

At a glance Currently many chip sealed roads are laid using potentially explosive hot bitumen and kerosene, but roading experts Road Science wanted to develop a better way.

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Pyrotek: Connecting for ceramics success

At a glance Pyrotek, with the only factory of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere, is a manufacturer of mid-to high-end ceramic consumables for the aluminium foundry and smelting industries.

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Oceanmax: Making waves in marine tech with solid research

At a glance Oceanmax knew their marine foul-release coating product not only kept vessels clean but also improved performance on the water.

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Artgame: Artful quality control thanks to algorithms and automation

At a glance Art licensing company Artgame creates and prints premium lenticular images on items such as bookmarks and postcards, but they needed a quality control solution as it couldn’t be done manually.

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Synlait: Pioneering R&D efforts in the milk industry

At a glance Engaging with the New Zealand Food Innovation Network, Synlait has gained access to a range of expertise and skilled technicians and has also allowed them to invest heavily in innovation projects, including a Tetra Pak-built UHT pilot plant.

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Sustainable Foods: Producing planet-pleasing ‘chicken’ from hemp protein

At a glance A lot of meat alternatives produced in New Zealand were using imported proteins.

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Sanford: Extracting the might of mussels for new products

At a glance Looking to create new market opportunities, New Zealand seafood giant Sanford wanted to create new products derived from seafood, such as nutraceuticals.

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Pure Heart Aotearoa: Helping New Zealand take on the hemp industry

At a glance Looking to capitalise on a multi-billion dollar industry, Pure Heart Aotearoa has produced a ready-to-drink hemp milk to sit alongside their other products, such as hemp oil.

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Nuka: Drawing from the whenua to create instant hāngī flavouring

At a glance Foodtech startup Nuka is producing a liquid smoke from kānuka plants, using it to flavour food with an instant hāngī taste.

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Rua Bioscience: Sowing the seeds to success in the medicinal cannabis industry

At a glance Before gaining one of the first commercial licences in New Zealand to grow and supply cannabis-derived medicines, Rua Bioscience spent years investing in R&D projects and developing their facilities.

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