Welcome to Nelson Food Distributors Ltd.

 Right Price... Right Service... Right Supplier



To our NFD Wholesale Family, we are operating on a skeleton crew to ensure that we are still able to provide product and service, to essential services. Please place your orders as per normal. We do have stock available, and we are still able to access many of our supply chains. We wish to extend our support to you and thankyou for your continued support. Take care and stay safe. From the team and NFD.

To our Shop customers NFD@Home While we are in COVID-19 LOCKDOWN. You can source some great quality products from our NFD@Home shop on McShane Road, Richmond, Nelson. Have a browse through our list of products. All products are available through our shop.

Place a pickup order by emailing orders@nelsonfoods.co.nz, Cut of time 12noon for next day pickup. Give us all your details, pickup date, product required,and approx time of collection. We will pick and pack your order. Then just collect and pay at the shop.

Place a delivery order by emailing orders@nlsonfoods.co.nz  Cut of time 12noon for next day delivery. Give us your details, delivery date, product required. We will pick and pack your order. We will email confirmation and payment instructions. Orders over $80 Free delivery, under $80 delivery fee of $10.  Shop hours during the Lockdown 9.00am - 1pm, Mon-Fri. 


We are a New Zealand owned and operated family business, specialising in food distribution, supplying the hospitality industry. We supply cafes - restaurants- wineries - caterers - takeaway businesses. We have a wide product range including fresh/frozen/chilled and dry goods. Public sales are through our NFD@home shop McShane Road, Richmond.

The principal offices and distribution centre are centrally located in Richmond, Nelson. A second branch Fresh Direct Wholesale and Marlborough Food Distributors is located in Blenheim. We cover from the rocky coast of Kaikoura through to the golden sandy beaches of golden bay and everything in between.

The Company has grown steadily over recent years and now operates a retail shop attached to the Nelson business, NFD@home in mcshane road, richmond, supplying a range of frozen/chilled and dry goods. Our shop is open Monday - Friday 9.00am - 4.00pm. We are the one stop shop!

Orders can be placed either online, by email, by answerphone, by fax, or by speaking personally to our helpful customer service staff.

We deliver daily in the CBD Monday to Saturday, and offer a regular service to outlying areas.  Goods are delivered by our own fleet of refrigerated trucks and this completes a reliable, efficient service.

We have a great team of staff who are committed to customer service, great food, and to be part of an enthusiastic team.