South Seas Distributors NZ Ltd
Chef's Warehouse Ltd

Suppliers to the hospitality industry

About Us

South Seas Distributors (NZ) LtdVision:

"To become one of the largest Wholesalers and Distributors of Food Products of well known brands in New Zealand and the Pacific Islands."

Founded in March 1996, as a family owned business, South Seas Distributors are one of the major suppliers and wholesalers of wet spices in bulk and retail packs.

A growing company which operates from Auckland with customers all over New Zealand, we are an approved vendor for all major chains of supermarkets nationwide.

We specialise is crushed garlic, ginger, chillies and garlic pickles for the hospitality industry supplying hotels and restaurants.

South Seas recently purchased from Celestial Foods Ltd their trading company of 20 years called Chef's Choice, which is now one of our brands.

Chef's Warehouse Ltd, which started 11 years ago, has merged with South Seas Distributors (NZ) Ltd.

We also do retail packs into supermarkets, bulk food shops, dairies and vege shops and supply nationwide.

Brands / products:

  • CHEF’S CHOICE - Wet Spices-Bulk
  • MUM’S CHOICE - Wet Spices-Retail
  • SUGGA’S – Vinegar & Pickles
  • GROWERS CHOICE - Spices–Retail
  • NORIDA - Tomato Paste
  • KARA - Coconut Cream
  • CHAIN KWO - Sauces