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Atack Industries Ltd
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  • Cogito Food & Beverage - Ch\'i Drinks
  • Cogito Food & Beverage - Yoghurt
  • Cogito Food & Beverage - Shott Syrups
  • Cogito Food & Beverage - Ice Cream
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turning your food and beverage ideas into great products

about us

Cogito Food & Beverage offers a complete business support and product & process development service for food manufacturers, importers, marketers and retailers. 

We specialise in taking your new or novel ideas and turning them into successful products that your customers love to buy. 

Our Technical Director, Martyn Atack is a qualified food technologist, with award-winning products under his belt. But we know that it takes much more than technical expertise to deliver a successful product. 
That's why we have put together a multi-disciplinary team with the know-how and experience to support your idea from concept through to commercial reality.

Whether you are are brand new to the food industry, or are an experienced company needing technical or business assistance to solve a specific problem, we can structure our service to suit your requirements.

product and process development

A one-stop resource for your new food or beverage
development project

formulation development

Creating commercially viable recipes to meet your quality, cost and brand objectives

supply logistics and production

Finding the best, cost-effective solution for the production and distribution of your product

quality and compliance services

Friendly, expert advice from qualified consultants, available when and where you need it

project and business management

Supporting timely delivery of your project and assisting you to build a successful business

custom ingredient supply

Specialist and proprietary ingredient formulations made for you, to order
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5 reasons to choose Cogito

skills understanding


You work directly with our
tertiary qualified consultants,
who have many years of 
hands-on experience
well resourced


Our in-house product and 
process development 
laboratory saves you
time and money
deliver faster

deliver results

Supplement your own
resources with ours, 
to reduce your
project timelines
nimble and flexible

nimble and

We work the way you
need us to … from targeted
assistance, to one-stop
product development solutions
value your busines

add value to
your business

We bring an independent
perspective with sound,
multi-disciplinary business
and technical experience
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If you have visited us before, you may
have known us as Atack Industries.
We've got a fresh new look and we've added some new services and expertise.
But our promise to you is still the same.
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Cogito Food & Beverage - Martyn Atack
Martyn is a qualified food technologist. He has spent many years developing products and processes for companies such as EasiYo, Tip Top Ice Cream, Kapiti Cheese, Demon Energy Drinks and Shott Beverages.
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Cogito Food & Beverage - Importing Checklist
Avoid costly mistakes, by doing your homework before you start. Do you know your responsibilities as an food importer? How will you ensure your product meets the standards for import into NZ? Talk to us about how we can help.
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phn +64 21 280 6585
address Unit E, 4 William Pickering Drive
Rosedale, Auckland 0632, New Zealand