Forecast: Chance of sun and clouds and plenty of tasty crisps blowing in from all directions.

Special Web Edition

Vol 209
Nelson, 2019


Here's a Proper tip for after you've finished eating a bag of Organic Potatoes with Marlborough Sea Salt! Fill with vege scraps, and just pop the whole thing in your Compost Bin when it's full. We think it's a brilliantly simple idea. Just polish off a bag of crisps, then tuck the base of the bag up to make a stand for the bag. You can then pop in your vegetable or cooking scraps, and when it's full take the whole bag out to your compost bin and either drop it all in the bin or take it back inside to re-use.Have you got a Proper Compostable idea? We would love to hear from you! Send in your thoughts to us at or via our Facebook Page. 

Proper Taste with Less Waste

Known for hand-cooking chips the proper way, we have launched two new flavours everyone will love, in new packaging the environment will love, too.Featuring brand-new home compostable packaging, the new Proper Crisps Organic Potatoes with Marlborough Sea Salt and Proper Crisps Purple & Gold Potatoes with Cracked Pepper make the most of the best seasonal spuds and are now available for a limited time.Proper Crisps Organic Potatoes with Marlborough Sea Salt is a new twist on their award-win

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Elina Ussher takes Second at Coast to Coast!

Elina Ussher has completed her 14th Kathmandu Coast to Coast this tear, coming a close Second Place in the Women's Longest Day Division. She shared on social media after the race, "Look at the playground we have. Feel the challenge of pushing your limits. Breathe in the freshness of the mountain air.

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Calendar of Events

  • October 18th, 2019 to October 20th, 2019 New Plymouth Women's Lifestyle Expo
  • November 1st, 2019 to November 3rd, 2019 Napier Women's Lifestyle Expo