Our People

Here you will find links to articles about individuals and member companies in New Zealand making our industry what it is today.

October 2020: The dealers of Green We showcase the people who get the green into our roasteries. Grab a delicious cup and read about the dealers and their philosophy of the tasty green/brown stuff.

September 2020: To celebrate our industry and highlight our education programme, we decided to contact our Authorised Instructors and ask them a few questions.

July 2020: Those that judge The industry legends who donate their time, energy and expertise in creating a world-class Championship. #initforthefreetshirt

July 2020: Meet the Baristas The competitors registered to compete in the Meadow Fresh NZ Barista Championship 

July 2020: Our unsung heroes: The tech’s of NZ #mighthavelostascrew

Often overlooked, these individuals keep our machines working. Put a face to that name and voice on the end of the phone by reading about our member companies and their qualified and licensed coffee technicians. We find out their preferences in machinery and how they enjoy their coffee.

June 2020: The ladies that roast #shestheroaster 

To celebrate our industry and highlight our Kiwi ‘can do’ nature we decided to contact some of the ladies we knew roasting our tasty brown stuff in NZ and ask them a few questions.

Member Profiles: 

The Roasting Department

Cofinet & 3Brothers

Coffee Renegadez

Langdon Coffee Merchants

Espresso Ninja

AS Coffee Consultants

Meebz Coffee Roasters

Chiasso Coffee

Prima Roastery


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Meadow Fresh NZ Latte Art Champion 2019: Hoony Chae

New Zealand Cup Tasters Champion 2019: Alan Bruce

Meadow Fresh NZ Barista Champion 2019: Dove Chen

Best Newcomer at Meadow Fresh NZ Barista Championship 2019: Kenneth Te