Wellington will once again host the Lunar New Year Festival in 2024.
This follows sponsorship from Lee Kum Kee, a globally renowned multinational company offering authentic Asian sauces and condiments. Acton International Marketing Ltd., who manages distribution and marketing of Lee Kum Kee products in New Zealand reached out to AET (Asian Events Trust) following news that Lunar New Year celebrations for 2024 in Wellington were cancelled to due to insufficient funding.
The festival will take place on the weekend of 17-18 February 2024 at Wellington’s TSB Arena and Shed 6, with food and craft stalls and a cultural entertainment programme. There will be fireworks on Saturday night - 17th February.
An extra fresh and comfortable clean when you need it.
Centre Technique du Papier Testing – We Meet the Standards
Silk Flushable wipes have been independently tested and meet both strict NZS5328:20252 and International IDNA-EDANA standards. This means they are approved for use in New Zealand wastewater as they easily break down and are safe to flush.
You can use Silk Flushable Wipes alongside or after regular toilet paper for an extra fresh and comfortable clean every time. Silk Flushable Wipes are reliable, strong and yet cleansing and gentle on skin. You can find Silk Flushable wipes at supermarkets all over New Zealand.
*We don’t recommend use with septic tanks.
About the Standards
In 2022, Standards Australia published a new voluntary standard, AS/NZS 5328, Flushable Products.
The standard defines criteria for the ANZ market for what material can be flushed down the toilet and, therefore, what products can be classified 'flushable'.
We are pleased to report Silk Flushable Wipes ALREADY meets the new NZ5328 standards.
SILK FLUSHABLE WATER WIPES 36 PACK
Silk Flushable Water Wipes are safe to flush. These wipes are made with 99.9% water and a drop of fruit extract. These wipes are soft and gentle on skin; plant based, biodegradable* and plastic free therefore better for you and the environment. Plus, look out for the new look contemporary design will compliment any bathroom. Just look for the blue pack. Silk Flushable wipes are also handy when travelling or out and about.
*According to independent testing under controlled aerobic composting conditions. Rate of degradation in landfill may vary.
SILK FLUSHABLE 40 & 96 PACK
Silk Flushable Wipes are strong, cleansing and gentle on skin. Silk Flushable wipes have been independently tested and meet both strict NZS5328:20252 and International IDNA-EDANA standards. This means they are approved for use in New Zealand wastewater as they easily break down and are safe to flush. Plus, look out for the new look contemporary design will compliment any bathroom. Just look for the yellow packs. Available in 40 or 96 wipes per pack, Silk Flushable wipes are handy at home, when travelling or out and about.
Find out more here: New flushable product standards to fight fatbergs - Consumer NZ
These two new ready sauces make meals go further. Mince is the ultimate versatile and value for money meat cut and when you pop in seasonal or frozen vegetables it can stretch your dollar that little bit further.
Ready Sauce for Sweet & Spicy Minced Beef is a simple and traditional regional Chinese dish with complex, aromatic ﬂavours. Mildly spicy, it's the perfect ready sauce for meat and vegetables.
Ready Sauce for Hoisin Minced Pork is one of the most popular Cantonese cuisines. This ready sauce offers sweet and well-balanced ﬂavours and is perfect to pair with all kinds of vegetables, grains and noodles.
ACTON’s brands and products can be found in many New Zealand household pantries; this has not happened by accident. 44 years of hard work and dedication in providing customer first service to our suppliers, retailers and brands has delivered outstanding results. The Thomas family have created many enduring partnerships with brand owners and suppliers since beginning the business in 1978 with a number of these relationships still active today.