Newly Weds Foods (New Zealand) acquires Diron Industries


Newly Weds Foods (New Zealand) is pleased to announce that we have acquired the business of Diron Industries Ltd effective 1st December 2018. This brings together two companies with a history of the manufacturing and supply of quality food ingredients in New Zealand market.

Newly Weds Foods (New Zealand), a joint venture between Newly Weds Foods (USA) and George Weston Foods (Australia); was established in 1983 and is now a leading manufacturer of food ingredients for the New Zealand market. Newly Weds Foods (New Zealand) operates out of a facility in East Tamaki, Auckland.

The acquisition of Diron brings to Newly Weds Foods (New Zealand) over 25 Years of experience in the supply of ingredients and liquid sauces to the food manufacturing industry in New Zealand.  Through this acquisition, Newly Weds Foods (New Zealand) will be able to provide greater technical support and expertise to our customers, along with a more diverse product range of products encompassing liquids in both bulk and small pack formats.

Diron will continue to operate from their East Tamaki site with all staff have been offered continuing employment by Newly Weds Foods (New Zealand).

Newly Weds Foods (New Zealand) looks forward to your continuing support as we continue to grow our commercial capabilities within the food industry in New Zealand whilst leveraging off our global technical and market knowledge.

 Yellow Curry

Andrew Powell General Manager (New Zealand)