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On the road promoting The Chip Group

The Chip Group and Potatoes NZ are on the road throughout May and June for the Bidfood Food Service Trade shows. Thanks to the incredible support of Bidfood we will have the opportunity to attend each of the show’s, promoting

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Give us the inside scoop and vote for your favourite chips!

As we open the door for nominations into the 2017 Bidfood People’s Choice Award, it is time for you, the loyal customer to head online and vote for where your favourite chips are. We are both intrigued and excited about

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UCOL Cookery Students trained for second consecutive year.

A group of Level 3 Cookery Students from Palmerston North were put through their paces last month, learning the art of how to cook ‘healthier’ deep fried chips. For the second year running the Chip Group hosted a training workshop

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The 2017 Best Chip Shop Comp is underway!

It’s official – entries are in and the 2017 Best Chip Shop Competition is well and truly underway! With just under 80 entrants in this year’s competition, after a 4-year hiatus we are thrilled to see such an engaged number

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Largest ever training for Compass Group Staff.

In late February, an eager group of Compass Group employees completed the Chip Group’s largest training session – learning everything there is to know about deep fried chips. A total of 60 kitchen staff from across seven Halls of Residence

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Secrets behind the Best Hot Chips

To produce quality hot chips requires the best potatoes, which is where you the growers come in. By using top quality fresh New Zealand potatoes and following these Chip Group training tips, operators can be produce healthier chips for us

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Time to Celebrate Hot Chips

The Best Chip Shop Competition is back by popular demand in 2017, after a 4-year hiatus. National and regional awards are at stake, including the all-new People’s Choice Best Chips award, and the coveted title of National Grand Champion Best

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2017 Best Chip Shop Coming Soon!

  Click here to find out a little MORE…Best Chip Shop competition 2017 The rumours are true…. the highly anticipated and long awaited 2017 Best Chip Shop Competition will kick off in March 2017. To stay in the loop make

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MIT Students rewarded by learning the art of hot chips!

For the last day of their academic year, Level 3 Cookery students at the Manukau Institute of Technology were rewarded with a training, cooking and tasting session about the art of deep frying hot chips. Chef Lecturer Craig Lucas worked

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Hungry Swimmers to Enjoy Healthier Chips

As Pt Erin Pools in Auckland opened for the summer season, they were ready for more than just local swimming crowds. Staff from the Freemans Bay community pool were armed with the know-how to serve up lower fat hot chips

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