FIET – Food Industry Enabling Technologies

The Food Industry Enabling Technologies (FIET) programme works to fill technology gaps which currently limit export returns achieved by New Zealand food processing companies.

FIET is a collaboration between six of New Zealand’s leading food research organisations and is funded by the Ministry for Business, Innovation and Employment.

About FIET

Find out more about the Food Industry Enabling Technologies programme, our collaborators, partners, governance and advisory board.


Our projects

FIET’s initial six-year programme of technology development is focused on thirteen projects across the dairy, meat, horticulture and prepared food sectors.


Our partners

The FIET programme is driven by industry need and is commercially focused. Find out how you can partner.


News And Events

FoodTech PackTech 2021

Start date: April 13, 2021

End date: April 15, 2021

Location: ASB Showgrounds, Auckland

It was great meeting the many visitors to the FIET stand at FoodTech PackTech last month, and seeing the turnout to the FIET seminar session. Please contact the FIET programme at if you wish to follow up on any of the FIET technologies on display.