Cooks Global Foods (Cooks) operates in world markets and is listed on the NZAX market operated by NZX Limited in New Zealand under the code CGF. It owns the intellectual property and master franchising rights to Esquires Coffee Houses worldwide excluding New Zealand and Australia. Cooks currently operates or franchises Esquires Coffee Houses in the United Kingdom, Ireland, the Middle East, South East Asia and China.
Cooks also operates an in-house design company, Design Environments to ensure Esquires’ Organic, Fairtrade, natural, environmentally responsible, artisan and authentic core values are embedded in all Esquires stores.
Cooks also owns Scarborough Fair and Progressive Processors, respectively a supplier of Organic and Fairtrade coffee, tea and hot chocolate and a manufacturer of value-added horticulture products.
Cooks recently formed a joint venture company called Crux Products Ltd to channel high quality products between New Zealand and China.