Joining forces to maximise opportunities.


FoodHQ is recognised and respected as a world class food innovation cluster connected locally and globally to an extensive network of researchers and innovators.

Local and global connections

The New Zealand Food Innovation Network

NZFIN is a national network created to support the growth and development of New Zealand food and beverage business of all sizes. The network of facilities includes FoodBowl (Auckland); FoodWaikato (Hamilton); FoodPilot (Palmerston North); FoodSouth (Christchurch); FoodOtago (Dunedin).

Callaghan Innovation

New Zealand’s innovation agency. Callaghan Innovation is home to more than 200 leading scientists and engineers who partner with businesses of all sizes, providing a range of innovation and research and development (R&D) services to suit each stage of growth.


Foodvalley is the primary knowledge-intensive agrifood ecosystem in the Netherlands. Characterized by many world class innovative agrifood and food-related solutions and by the cooperation between companies, knowledge and educational institutions and governments.

Danish Food Cluster

Representing more than 75% of the food turnover in Denmark, the Danish Food Cluster works to maximise innovation within the Danish food industry by building a world-class community of knowledge providers, talent, investors, and companies.