McCain’s for local produce, communities and a brighter future together.

 With a reputation built on quality and continuous research, McCain has created a legacy spanning over 50 years of serving Australian food operators with produce they can be proud of. Setting up its first factory in Australia in 1971, McCain has been committed to celebrating local ever since. 

On average Australians consume approximately 19KG of frozen potato annually, making Australia the second largest country in the world for potato consumption per capita – that’s a lot of potato! 

This love for potatoes has created a home away from home for McCain in Australia. It also reflects in McCain’s passion for creating and serving only the best quality potato products using locally sources potatoes in most of its products. 

Supporting local Agriculture 

Being the largest purchaser of potatoes for processing in Australia, McCain prides itself in it strong relationship with Australian Agriculture. McCain work with over 120 growers across Australia to bring fresh and superior quality produce to food operators. Proudly forging relationships with growers lasting over generations, some well over 30 years, McCain are committed to supporting farmers and growers in Australia today and into the future. 

Supporting local Communities 

McCain is committed to giving back to its communities because they are passionate about local. Over the years, they have contributed to causes that help local people and communities thrive and flourish. 

Among many other donations, sponsorships and event participations, McCain have stepped up during the testing times of COVID-19 by partnering with local charities and donated over 150,000 meals across Australia to help people in need

McCain is for the celebration of local produce, people, communities and building a bright future together. To discover more about how McCain supports local, visit