The Foodstuffs Roberts Line distribution centre in Palmerston North is a 35,000m², state-of-the-art facility running 24 hours a day and distributing more than 600,000 pallets of dry goods to the Lower North Island region each year. With the dual Wulftec WRTA system these pallets are now packed perfectly each time, every time.
As New Zealand’s biggest grocery distributor, and one of the country’s largest companies, Foodstuffs employs more than 30,000 people nationwide.
Foodstuffs North Island alone supplies 96 New Worlds, two Fresh Collective by New World, 44 PAK'nSAVEs, one PAK'nSAVE Mini and 179 Four Square owner-operated retail supermarkets. Then there are the 81 Liquorlands, one Shoprite and one Write Price retail stores and seven Gilmours wholesalers.