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Shopping Information – Wholesale, Retail, and Online Spices

Factory Shop

If you are in Christchurch, come and visit our factory shop and enjoy the wonderful spice aromas.

  • Unit 4, 40 Hayton Road, Sockburn
  • Monday – Friday 9 am – 5 pm
  • Ph (03) 343 0755

Internet Customers

You can use our shopping cart to view our spices and related products, place your order, and make payment.

Our spice products can also be found at these stockists.

Processing and Shipping

We process and ship all internet and phone orders within 48 hours. Our products are shipped in secure cardboard boxes and handled by PBT Couriers. You should receive your order within 2-3 working days, but allow an extra day for rural delivery. Please note that we do not ship outside New Zealand as most countries have restrictions on the importation of certain spices.

Freight and Packaging Costs

  • For orders up to $75, the cost is $6.50 (add $3 for rural delivery)
  • For orders between $75 and $200, the cost is $9.50 (add $3 for rural delivery)
  • For orders over $200, freight and packaging is free (no charge)

Product Guarantee

We take pride in sourcing high quality spices from our suppliers, and the packaging and presentation of our spice products is designed to reflect this quality. We guarantee the freshness, quality, and value of our spices. Our spice products do not contain any colourings, preservatives, additives, or other agents.

Refund or Replacement Policy

If for any reason you are not satisfied with your product, it will be replaced for you, exchanged for a product of the same value, or the total amount will be refunded, providing goods are returned within 14 days of receipt. Cost of return shipping shall be the responsibility of the customer.

Privacy Policy

The Spice Trader is committed to protecting the privacy of its customers and using any information collected in a responsible manner. We collect details such as your first and last names, your delivery address, telephone number, and email address when you purchase our products. This information is used so we can contact you, let you know when your product has been despatched, and keep you informed of any new products or specials. This information is never sold, traded, or shared with any third party. We will immediately remove you from our database if requested.

Pricing and Payment Policy

All prices stated are in NZ dollars and are inclusive of GST (Goods and Service Tax).

Retailers and Wholesale Customers

We supply retailers such as delicatessens and gourmet food outlets with our packaged spices (as seen in the shopping cart area).
We supply restaurants, cafes, caterers, and bakeries with bulk spices.
For our retailer and wholesale price lists and order forms or general wholesale enquiries,
please contact us –


The following stores stock our spice products –



SimpliFood Ashburton
105 Victoria Street
The Somerset Grocer
Somerset House, Burnett Street


Farro Fresh Grey Lynn
34 Westmoreland Street West, Grey Lynn
Farro Fresh Lunn Ave
80 Lunn Ave, Mt Wellington
Farro Fresh Mairangi Bay 70 Parkway Drive, Mairangi Bay
Jones The Grocer
143 Carlton Gore Road, Newmarket
Sabato 57 Normanby Road, Mt Eden
Smith & Caugheys
Queen Street, CDB
The Barrow
Shop 28 G, Westfield, Albert Street
The Deli 419 Remuera Road, Remuera
Victoria Park New World
2 College Hill, Freeman's Bay


Blenheim New World
4 Freswick Street
Essential Asian Ingredients
39 Queen Street
Renwick Supervalue
78 High Street, Renwick
Traditional Country Preserves
13 Selmes Road (off Raparua Road), RD3


Dante's Fine Foods
61-63 Duke Street

Central Otago

Bin Inn Alexandra 38 Tarbert Street, Alexandra
Florence's Foodstore & Cafe
Cnr Orchard and Cardrona Roads, Wanaka
Gibbston Valley Wines
Gibbston Valley
Mediterranean Market The Junction, Queenstown
The Wild Walnut 32 Ross Street, Lawrence
The Winehouse & Kitchen
State Highway 6, Gibbston Valley


Ballantynes Colombo Street, Central City
Fendalton New World
19-23 Memorial Avenue, Fendalton
Halswell New World
346 Halswell Road, Halswell
Ilam New World
47-57 Peer Street, Upper Riccarton
227 Blenheim Road, Riccarton
Lincoln New World
77 Gerald Street, Lincoln
Mercato 100 Fitzgerald Avenue
Merivale FreshChoice

Merivale Mall, Papanui Road

Northwood New World
2 Mounter Avenue, Northwood
Raeward Fresh Harewood
800 Harewood Road, Harewood
Raeward Fresh Tower Junction Tower Junction, Addington
Rolleston New World
92 Rolleston Drive, Rolleston
South City New World
South City Centre, Colombo Street
St Martins New World
96 Wilsons Road, St Martins
The Mediterranean Food Company 322 Tuam Street
Traiteur of Merivale Cnr Aikmans and Papanui Roads, Merivale –


Drovers Deli
Shop 6, 62 South Terrace


Centre City New World Cumberland Street
Gardens New World 6 North Road
144 Great King Street


SimpliFood Greymouth 35 Guinness Street

Hawkes Bay

Adam & Eva's
4 Donnelly Street, Havelock North


Bella Kai
808 North Road


Gouda Cheese Shop
Rototuna Retail Centre, Thomas Road
Gouda Cheese Shop
245 Cambridge Road, Hillcrest
La Cave
51A Riverlea Road
Pumice Deli
62 Church Road, Te Rapa

Mt Maunganui

SimpliFood Mt Maunganui 237 Maunganui Road
The Good Food Trading Co
35 MacDonald Street


FreshChoice Nelson City
69 Collingwood Street
FreshChoice Richmond 216 Queen Street, Richmond
Mediterranean Foods
23 Halifax Street
Nelson New World
73 Vanguard Street
Raeward Fresh Richmond
Corner Champion & Salisbury Roads, Richmond


SimpliFood Oamaru 10 Eden Street
Riverstone Kitchen 1431 State Highway 1


The Quay Cafe
22 Pohutukawa Avenue


Emma's at Oxford 53 Main Street –


The Herbal Dispensary 6 Wallis Street


The Good Street Deli
2A Good Street


Okere Falls Store
State Highway 33, Okere Falls


Salute Taupo 47 Horomatangi Street
Taste Cafe
10 Roberts Street


Culinary Council Gate Pa Shopping Centre, Cameron Road
Gouda Cheese Shop
Cnr Cameron Road and 6th Avenue


Timaru New World
141 Waiiti Road


Gamboni's Continental Deli

Parkvale Road, Karori

Moore Wilson

Cnr Tory and College Streets


Bin Inn Kamo
386 Kamo Road, Kamo

"The Spice Trader is a specialist importer of spices for wholesale, retail, and online spice sales in New Zealand."