Oranges

Oranges

Fresh News Articles

Jo Mackie
Fresh News Articles

Jo has a solid Sales and Operational background and is the Account Manager for Tags & Labels at Jenkins Freshpac Systems. Whatever her customers need, she’ll make it happen.

Christmas Cheers from Jo
Christmas Cheers from Jo
19 December 2019
 - Posted by Jo Mackie to Fresh News Articles
The best thing for me about getting to this time of the year is thinking about how I can do better for my customers next year.  I have met and...
Beware of the Minority Agenda
Beware of the Minority Agenda
18 November 2019
 - Posted by Jo Mackie to Fresh News Articles
Last time I promised to write about my travels to Hong Kong… but so much has happened since then. I really do need to thank Jenkins...
Spring is Here
Spring is Here
6 September 2019
 - Posted by Jo Mackie to Fresh News Articles
Spring is here – the best thing about the year going so fast is that soon we’ll be back into the warm weather, lighter clothes, and a...
The Great Unveiling
The Great Unveiling
22 July 2019
 - Posted by Jo Mackie to Fresh News Articles
Sometimes it takes a while to come up with the right solution.  The kiwi way is to just keep chipping away at an idea and eventually things take...
Get Yourself Out There
Get Yourself Out There
19 June 2019
 - Posted by Jo Mackie to Fresh News Articles
For many of us in the horticulture industry its trade show season! This got me thinking… what do you get out of attending these types of...
Will it Stick?
Will it Stick?
14 May 2019
 - Posted by Jo Mackie to Fresh News Articles
So we’re all trying to do our bit, step by step, to reverse (or at least minimise) the negative impact the human race is having on the...
QR Codes might just be the Universal Language
QR Codes might just be the Universal Language
27 March 2019
 - Posted by Jo Mackie to Fresh News Articles
Among the myriad of mediums and methods of displaying important information, QR codes might just be the universal language. In my role, helping...
Supermarket Consumers & Changing Habits
Supermarket Consumers & Changing Habits
27 February 2019
 - Posted by Jo Mackie to Fresh News Articles
While the men folk of Jenkins have been travelling the world and no doubt sharing their recent experiences and learnings in this Fresh News edition,...
Tags For Bags & ElastiTags For Everything Else
Tags For Bags & ElastiTags For Everything Else
19 December 2018
 - Posted by Jo Mackie to Fresh News Articles
What a great year it has been. I’ve travelled from one end of the country to the other and have been lucky enough to visit a great variety of...
Eyes wide open - Lift your head up
Eyes wide open - Lift your head up
31 July 2018
 - Posted by Jo Mackie to Fresh News Articles
This month’s topic is all about forward thinking and planning.  The old short sighted Jo thought okay, that’s all about labels and...
Liner-less Labels? What is this wizardry?!
Liner-less Labels? What is this wizardry?!
25 June 2018
 - Posted by Jo Mackie to Fresh News Articles
So we are all trying to do our bit to reduce our wastage, but the reality is that this is going to take a while to incrementally achieve but every...
We are forward thinkers - Global perceptions of fruit
We are forward thinkers - Global perceptions of fruit
22 May 2018
 - Posted by Jo Mackie to Fresh News Articles
In 2013 I attended my sons’ graduation in the agriculture industry, in the speech given by one of the professors he made the statement that by...
A Rich History
A Rich History
26 April 2018
 - Posted by Jo Mackie to Fresh News Articles
At heart, Jenkins is a family business. Fourth generation to be exact. Founded in 1883 by Jane Elizabeth Jenkins, the company resides in the same...
Keep your eye on the prize
Keep your eye on the prize
23 March 2018
 - Posted by Jo Mackie to Fresh News Articles
I am increasingly receiving enquiries about special labels and marketing products to grab consumers attention and get that "something...
February Santa?
February Santa?
24 February 2018
 - Posted by Jo Mackie to Fresh News Articles
This time of the year in "label land" you could be forgiven for feeling like an early Santa, you know how the story goes. "He's...