Business Excellence Award – Winner – The Fridge, Alexandra
Renowned Central Otago gourmet food paradise, The Fridge butchery and delicatessen, is this year’s winner of the Business Excellence Award.
“When it comes to brand values, The Fridge has absolutely made a difference in our community. They’re passionate about Central Otago, they embrace diversity and add value. They’ve made a professional statement and their reputation is huge,” the judges said.
Synonymous with tantalising and delectable food, The Fridge’s down-to-earth success –nurtured over 10 years - has been carved out from hard work, an expert knowledge and love of fine produce, and an honest desire to share their splendid bounty with all.
A compelling story of business achievement, they lead by example; putting the customer first and listening to their needs, actively seeking out new food trends, and operating in synergy with local businesses and their community.
Above all, they’re hugely passionate about their visionary business proposition - sourcing and delivering fresh, top-quality produce that creates a point of difference. It’s a philosophy that makes them a premier regional destination for home cooks and high-end foodies alike.
As one judge commented ‘The Fridge is a beautiful compliment to that whole food and wine thing that Central Otago has.’