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On The Spot Service Stores

The On the Spot convenience banner group boasts 108 stores in key locations around the South Island, all catering for local every day requirements.

You can drop into any of the distinctive magenta On the Spot stores or blue On the Spot outlets found at service stations, and top up your grocery items, enjoy a drink, grab a paper or treat yourself with an ice cream or any of the large range of confectionery items available.

You'll find the same leading grocery brands you get in supermarkets, including Pams house brand for those times when want convenience, quality and good value. Add to that, service with a smile, and you have a winning convenience solution.

On the Spot stores are locally owned and operated, so best placed to serve local customer needs.  


On the Spot offer a four weekly promotional program fully supported with eye catching point of sale. On the Spot promotional cycle supports both Centrally Warehoused products via Warehouse Withdrawal and DSD suppliers with direct to store promotional terms.

Please contact On the Spot Group Manager if you wish to discuss promotional opportunities further.


All new lines should be presented to Foodstuffs Merchandise Department who is responsible for convenience ranging decisions. If approved, a Foodstuffs Ltd host support number will be allocated to your product. The emphasis is on the supplier to achieve minimum stocking to continue the ongoing host support of that product. Should a product fall below the minimum requirements it will be deleted.

Price Increases/Decreases

All pricing changes are to be communicated to the On the Spot Group Manager. A minimum of four weeks notification is required from the effective date.

Please refer to the Pricing Guidelines Information.

Disputes Protocol

Foodstuffs South Island Limited reserves the right to challenge and take action against any vendor seen not to be acting in the best interest of the group. Payment disputes should be referred to the Financial Controller in the Finance & Administration Division.

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