An agreement has been signed with leading Australian distributor, Bintani, as exclusive distributors of NZ Hops products in Australia. The market will be further supported by the appointment to NZ Hops of Australia's very own 'Beer Diva' - Kirrily Waldhorn.
The agreement between Bintani and NZ Hops, will ensure brewers right across Australia have greater access to the premium hops grown and marketed by NZ Hops, including globally in demand favourites such as Motueka™, Nelson Sauvin™, and Nectaron®.
Craig Orr, Chief Executive NZ Hops is delighted with the new partnership. “As a co-operative of Master Growers, this partnership with Bintani Australia is a great alignment. Our business, like Bintani, has been built on family values, driven by a desire to provide the world's best products. We believe Bintani will provide the extensive distribution network and product expertise required to ensure our unique range is understood and accessible across Australia."
Bintani have been providing high quality ingredients to Australia's brewing industry for more than 25 years. They have built a leading network of staff and facilities that will help ensure the premium hops from NZ Hops are accessible to brewers seeking the unique flavours and aromas offered through the extensive range.
Phil Meddings, joint CEO, Bintani says "This is an exciting time for Bintani and the Australian brewing industry. At Bintani we strive to deliver the highest quality and most innovative products to our customers. This partnership with NZ Hops will deliver Australian brewers consistent and reliable supply of some of the world’s most unique, impactful and delicious hops. We are very proud to have the opportunity to represent such world class hops that are grown practically in our backyard.’