Milmeq wins Innovation in Excellence Business Award

News  \  3 Oct 2017

Milmeq is the proud winner of the Innovation in Excellence Business Award, supported by AJ Park, at last night's New Zealand International Business Awards.

The awards run by NZTE and supported by Strategic Partner, ANZ, celebrate New Zealand businesses that are achieving international success. They highlight the passion, vision and innovation that are required to overcome obstacles and make a mark on the world stage.

The Excellence in Innovation Award honours businesses that are developing and commercialising innovation in international markets, and incorporating intellectual property strategy, processes and monitoring.

AJ Park chief executive, Pete Boyle, said, 'Congratulations to Milmeq. They are a leading example of what it takes to build a substantial international business built on smart technologies and continuous innovation. Milmeq excel in the design, engineering, and manufacture of industrial systems for primary food processing, materials handling and chilling and freezing operations globally. This award celebrates Milmeq's world class approach to maintaining a clear competitive advantage in the markets in which it operates.'

He added, 'It is a privilege for AJ Park to support and work alongside so many outstanding New Zealand companies. We acknowledge and congratulate all other finalists and winners from last night's awards and wish them all the very best for their continued success'.

About the New Zealand International Business Awards

The New Zealand International Business Awards are organised by NZTE, with the support of Strategic Partner ANZ. They celebrate New Zealand business success in the world and recognise professional excellence and innovative practice. They provide an opportunity for New Zealand businesses to benchmark performance, build capability and boost employee morale. For more information, visit

About AJ Park

AJ Park is a leading provider of intellectual property services in New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific region. For over 120 years, we've helped companies and individuals identify, develop, protect, commercialise, manage, and enforce their intellectual property throughout the world. Visit our website or follow us on twitter @AJParkIP