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1. CallPlus appoints new heads of Orcon and Flip

20 August 2014 4:51pm | CallPlus

CallPlus Group has appointed two new leaders to head up its Orcon and Flip brands. .. More >>

2. NZ will have 90% smartphone and 78% tablet ownership by 2018

11 December 2013 3:20pm | Frost And Sullivan

64% of New Zealanders aged between 15 and 65 currently own a smartphone, and ownership levels are expected to grow strongly reaching 90% penetration in 2018. Andriod (64%) leads over the Apple iOS (24%) as the preferred operating platform. As smartphone ..... More >>

3. Find any NZ property RV value, on a map, for free!

20 August 2014 5:25pm | WiseMove.co.nz

Aug 11, 2014 - WiseMove.co.nz is a brand new innovative property portal, offering capital, land and rates values for over 1.3M New Zealand properties. .. More >>

4. Partial post-Hager poll shows National holding steady

20 August 2014 3:00pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 20 (BusinessDesk) - The first poll to test voter reaction to last week's publication of the "Dirty Politics" book shows the government maintaining its lead over the Labour Party, rising 2 percentage points to 48 percent, while Labour has ..... More >>

5. Workhere - Creating a world-leading employment brand for NZ

18 August 2014 10:18am | Workhere New Zealand

Workhere - Creating a world-leading employment brand for New Zealand to tackle the skills shortages. .. More >>

6. Wilson Parking New Zealand Limited v Fanshawe 136 Limited

21 August 2014 12:56pm | NZ Court of Appeal

This summary is provided to assist in the understanding of the Court's judgment. It does not comprise part of the reasons for that judgment. The full judgment with reasons is the only authoritative document. The full text of the judgment and reasons ..... More >>

7. Croxley proposes ceasing manufacturing to focus on wholesale

21 August 2014 5:05pm | Wright Communications

Iconic New Zealand stationery supplier, Croxley Stationery, today announced that it is considering ceasing manufacturing at its Avondale factory from next year in favour of continuing as a dedicated wholesaler... More >>

8. New Christchurch Head Office for Kathmandu

21 August 2014 3:26pm | Kathmandu

Kathmandu Holdings Ltd today announced it has committed to a new Christchurch head office which will be state of the art development in the Innovation Precinct in the CBD. .. More >>

9. NZ meat industry tie-up stumbled on differing strategies

21 August 2014 1:46pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 21 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand meat companies abandoned efforts to consolidate and reduce surplus capacity last year because they lacked an agreed export strategy and farmers wouldn't commit stock to firms that closed plants, industry sources ..... More >>

10. Aquaculture New Zealand welcomes new research

20 August 2014 4:54pm | Aquaculture New Zealand

New research released today by the Ministry for Primary Industries shows the vast majority of New Zealanders feel positive about aquaculture and support the sustainable growth of the industry, said Aquaculture New Zealand Chief Executive Gary Hooper... More >>

11. 100 jobs lost at Croxley as high Kiwi dollar keeps hurting

21 August 2014 5:21pm | Engineering Printing and Manufacturing Union

One hundred jobs will be lost at Croxley Stationery in Auckland, which is being forced to close by the high dollar and ongoing crisis in New Zealand manufacturing. .. More >>

12. MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares rise on results; Port of Tauranga up

21 August 2014 5:43pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 21 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares rose for a third day as reporting season gave investors confidence in the local bourse. Port of Tauranga and Fletcher Building, which both beat expectations, paced the advance. Genesis Energy led power companies ..... More >>

13. Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Updates Earnings Guidance

20 August 2014 3:27pm | Fisher And Paykel Healthcare

Auckland, New Zealand, 20 August 2014 - Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Corporation Limited (NZSX:FPH, ASX:FPH) announced today at its annual shareholders' meeting that it has updated its earnings guidance for the financial year ending 31 March ..... More >>

14. NZ smartphone and tablet penetration showing solid growth

11 September 2013 9:41am | Ericsson New Zealand

Ericsson today announces the New Zealand results of a recent ConsumerLab analysis that reveals smartphone and tablet ownership, usage and preferences among New Zealand daily Internet users... More >>

15. Take a picture, save money on tax

20 August 2014 5:21pm | Tax Management New Zealand

Taxpayers will be able to find out whether tax pooling can save them money simply by taking a photo of their tax statement on their smartphone. .. More >>

16. Elldex to unwrap new state of the art factory

21 August 2014 11:44am | Elldex

Elldex Packaging is set to upgrade and replace its existing manufacturing facilities with a new 5,000 square metre state-of-the-art factory in Christchurch's Dakota Park... More >>

17. New iPhone App reinvents voicemail for New Zealanders

14 August 2014 12:54pm | Touch Voicemail

When almost every method of communication has been simplified thanks to technology, voicemail has remained clunky and cumbersome. But Touch Voicemail, a new iPhone app released by Hamilton company Bridge Point, promises to make retrieving voice messages ..... More >>

18. Vodafone launches Fantastic Fridays

23 July 2014 3:50pm | Vodafone

Love Fridays? So do we! And soon, Vodafone customers won't have to wait all week for that Friday feeling with the launch of Fantastic Fridays - an incredible range of movie, music and sports experiences, and fantastic Prepay Deals... More >>

19. Digital SMEs bask in higher revenues

21 August 2014 9:58am | Porter Novelli

Savvy New Zealand SMEs are benefiting from digital with the Yellow SME Digital Readiness Survey [1] revealing the average annual revenue of SMEs using digital marketing tools is $150,000 higher than SMEs disengaged from modern marketing practices... More >>

20. Strong year-end result for Queenstown Airport

20 August 2014 3:13pm | Queenstown Airport

- Strong financial performance, Net Profit After Tax $6.6 million - up 25% from the previous year ($5.3 million) .. More >>

21. New EziBuy Retail Store Opens In Sylvia Park

28 June 2007 3:50am | Ezibuy

EziBuy is opening a new retail store in Auckland's Sylvia Park development on Thursday 28 June as part of its national retail expansion plan. .. More >>

22. Finalists Announced in New Zealand's Best Workplaces of 2013

01 October 2013 1:19pm | Kenexa Best Workplaces Survey

- Kenexa, an IBM Company (NYSE: IBM) and global provider of business solutions for human resources, today announced the finalists in its Best Workplaces Survey in New Zealand... More >>

23. Survey shows Kiwi's support for aquaculture

20 August 2014 2:17pm | Ministry For Primary Industries

The Ministry for Primary Industries has today released the results of a survey asking New Zealanders what they think about our aquaculture industry. MPI Acting Director of Aquaculture Growth and Innovation, Alice Marfell-Jones, says the findings are ..... More >>

24. Airport lab to benefit all

21 August 2014 11:02am | Institute of Environmental Science And Research

ESR Chief Executive Dr Keith McLea has acknowledged the successful partnership behind today's opening of a new forward screening laboratory at Auckland Airport. "This is a perfect example of how ESR science is behind the great work of those who protect ..... More >>

25. Quota increases recognise sustainable species

20 August 2014 2:01pm | Sealord

Sealord has welcomed the Minister of Primary Industries' announcement about increased hoki and orange roughy quota - a vote of confidence for the sustainability of these fisheries and work to ensure world class science and research is available. .. More >>

26. Auckland's newest market coming

20 August 2014 4:59pm | Trust Arena Sunday Market

Auckland's newest market is coming to Henderson on 5 October 2014. The Trust Arena Sunday Market will be opening at the Trust Arena on 5 October 2014, from 7am - 1pm every Sunday... More >>

27. Southern Cross brings pet into the family

20 August 2014 3:48pm | Southern Cross

Ellenco Pet Insurance has today officially become Southern Cross Pet Insurance (SCPI) and with the name change comes a whole new set of simplified products, a new website and now the ability to get a quote and apply online. Anthony McPhail, Head of SCPI, ..... More >>

28. Fair Tax for Savers Campaign

21 August 2014 10:17am | Financial Services Council

Michael Littlewood has suggested that the Fair Tax for Savers Campaign proposals are unfair for everyone except the savings industry ( Click here to view - Michael Littlewood: Fair tax for savers? Unfair for everyone else ). This is based on several ..... More >>

29. NZ's #1 Radio Station is Now NZ's #1 Music TV Channel

21 August 2014 1:11pm | Mediaworks

The Edge TV has gone straight to the top of the charts. The first audience numbers for MediaWorks' newest TV channel show 1.2 million viewers tuned in to The Edge TV in the past month (5+ cume), making it the #1 music television channel in the ..... More >>

30. NZ poised to be superpower of craft beer

19 August 2014 2:17pm | ANZ Bank

The thirst for New Zealand craft beer is expected to triple over the next decade but there are concerns that brewers might not be ready to capitalise on the demand. .. More >>

31. Westpac NZ selects IBM to support transformation

21 August 2014 11:57am | IBM

Westpac NZ selects IBM to support transformation to NZ's leading digital bank IBM Private Modular Cloud will support the bank's digital transformation .. More >>

32. UPDATED: Small NZ forest owners targeted

21 August 2014 5:46pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 21 (BusinessDesk) - United Forestry Group, backed by Australian timber marketer Pentarch and China's Xiangyu Group, is targeting small forest owners in New Zealand in a bid to cash in on a looming 'wall of wood' it estimates will generate $30 billion ..... More >>

33. SKYCITY's nationwide commitment icing on the cake for SPCA

21 August 2014 9:46am | Sky City Entertainment

While most people will still be sound asleep in the early hours of Monday 25 August, SKYCITY's pastry teams across the country will be in the kitchen creating 1600 cupcakes in support of SPCA Cupcake Day... More >>

34. UPDATE: Skellerup stock falls as earnings miss forecasts

21 August 2014 11:46am | BusinessDesk

Aug. 21 (BusinessDesk) - Shares in Skellerup Holdings declined after the industrial rubber goods maker missed analyst estimates for annual profit. .. More >>

35. First National Appoints New Zealand Manager

21 August 2014 12:05pm | First National

Real estate company First National has appointed Maryanne Sheehy as the company's New Zealand Manager. .. More >>

36. Ryman wins global ranking

21 August 2014 2:19pm | Ryman Healthcare

Ryman Healthcare has been ranked as one of the top 10 best performing healthcare companies in the world. .. More >>

37. Fisher & Paykel Healthcare delivers record full year result

23 May 2014 9:48am | Fisher And Paykel Healthcare

Fisher & Paykel Healthcare delivers record full year result, net profit up 26% Click here to download the full news release and financial statements... More >>

38. Jamie At Your Table

15 August 2014 10:02am | Countdown Supermarket

Customers can now dine in style with half-price Jamie Oliver dinnerware from Countdown's newest stamp collection programme. .. More >>

39. Ports of Auckland FY profit almost doubles as volumes rise

21 August 2014 6:38am | BusinessDesk

Aug. 20 (BusinessDesk) - Ports of Auckland posted a 90 percent gain in full-year profit, after lifting volumes of containers and breakbulk freight while reining in costs and using offsets to reduce its tax bill... More >>

40. Regional employment warms up, says SEEK

21 August 2014 11:48am | SEEK

Data from New Zealand's leading online employment marketplace, SEEK , has shown for those seeking new employment opportunities the regional areas are warming up, while four interest rate rises in the last five months have tempered the rapid job ..... More >>

41. Kiwi Job Seekers Have a New Online Training Option

19 August 2014 11:27am | DoBetter.co.nz

Each year unsuccessful kiwi job seekers receive 12 million rejection letters, with many left in the dark about what they can do to get the job they want. A new training and career development service is making it easy for workers to find training and ..... More >>

42. Ms Jane Freeman appointed as independent director

20 August 2014 9:58am | Kiwi Income Property Trust

Ms Jane Freeman appointed as independent director Kiwi Income Property Trust announces the appointment of Ms Jane Freeman to the Board of the Manager, with effect from today... More >>

43. MARKET CLOSE: NZ stocks rise; Fletcher, Trade Me gain

20 August 2014 6:03pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 20 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares rose as Fletcher Building and Trade Me Group beat full-year profit guidance. Energy companies fell on weaker political polls ahead of next month's election. .. More >>

44. Queenstown's Millbrook Resort looks to expand

21 August 2014 1:30pm | Millbrook Resort

Queenstown's award-winning Millbrook Resort has conditionally purchased 66 hectares of land adjacent to the five-star resort, which could significantly expand the property and potentially see the resort upgraded from its current 27-hole layout to a full ..... More >>

45. Strong demand for Synlait Milk's lactoferrin

20 August 2014 9:19am | Synlait

Synlait Milk expects strong global demand for its lactoferrin to continue since it began commercially producing and selling the valuable milk protein earlier this year... More >>

46. NZ annual migration at 11-year high in July

21 August 2014 11:28am | BusinessDesk

Aug. 21 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand's annual migration extended its decade highs in July, with the inflow continuing to surpass Treasury and Reserve Bank expectations. .. More >>

47. New standard for hand signals used with cranes

21 August 2014 4:01pm | Standards New Zealand

A set of universal hand signals has been published. The set is for adoption wherever lifting operations take place in building or construction and will make those operations safer and more efficient... More >>

48. NZ dollar falls as economy seen settling to more modest pace

21 August 2014 5:12pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 21 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar declined, and could fall another 1.1 percent before finding firm support, on signs domestic economic growth is settling to a more moderate pace at a time traders are increasing bets on a revival in the ..... More >>

49. Croxley calls time on NZ production in face of cheap imports

21 August 2014 5:27pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 21 (BusinessDesk) - Croxley Stationery, whose stationery brands include Olympic, Warwick and Collins, plans to cease manufacturing in New Zealand because it has struggled to compete with lower-cost imports in a market where the printed word is giving way ..... More >>

50. How To Sell Your Old Gold Jewellery

10 July 2012 4:31pm | New Zealand Gold Merchants

Walk downtown, visit your local shopping mall, open your newspaper, check your mailbox or shop online; either way you are likely to be bombarded by many messages from people wanting to buy your old jewellery... More >>

51. How to form a company in NZ yourself for only $163.55

23 July 2012 10:36am | NZ Accounting

Starting out in business? Rather than spend money with your lawyer or accountant on forming a company, do it yourself online for only $163.55. .. More >>

52. CORRECT: Marsden Maritime censured over council vote

21 August 2014 11:19am | BusinessDesk

Aug. 21 (BusinessDesk) - Marsden Maritime Holdings, formerly known as Northland Port Corp, has been publicly censured by the stock market's disciplinary tribunal, which said Northland Regional Council was a related entity and shouldn't have participated ..... More >>

53. New Zealand Flight Drink Company Soars

21 August 2014 1:09pm | 1Above

New Zealand based flight drink company 1Above has reported accelerated sales growth in the last six months after launching an effervescent tablet version of the product in April and establishing kiosks in Sydney and Melbourne international airports last ..... More >>

54. Funeral directors welcome scheme for low earners

15 August 2014 9:59am | Funeral Directors Assn of NZ

Funeral directors welcome scheme for low earners 15 August 2014 The Government's community finance scheme launched yesterday has been welcomed by the Funeral Directors Association as a safe way of helping low-income earners to access funds to pay for ..... More >>

55. Employees to open up social media access

19 August 2014 10:01am | PricewaterhouseCoopers

Data profiling could soon become commonplace in the workplace, according to PwC's report, The future of work: A journey to 2022, with nearly a third of workers happy for their employer to have access to personal data, such as their social media profiles... More >>

56. NZ dollar falls as US dollar rises after upbeat FOMC minutes

21 August 2014 8:37am | BusinessDesk

Aug. 21 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar declined as the US dollar strengthened after minutes to the Federal Reserve's last meeting were more upbeat than expected about the world's largest economy... More >>

57. Our Seafood the Best in the World

21 August 2014 9:28am | Seafood New Zealand

The Prime Minister John Key called New Zealand's seafood 'the best in the world' in opening the Seafood Industry Conference in Wellington. John Key said he's travelled all over the world and eaten seafood in all sorts of places, but 'without doubt ..... More >>

58. Tenon returns to profit on US building activity

21 August 2014 11:01am | BusinessDesk

Tenon returns to profit on US building activity, will use surplus cash for share buyback .. More >>

59. Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Introduces New Nasal Mask

15 August 2012 9:16am | Fisher And Paykel Healthcare

Auckland, New Zealand, 15 August 2012 - Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Corporation Limited (NZSX:FPH, ASX:FPH) announced today that it has expanded its nasal mask offering with the introduction of the F&P Eson(tm) nasal mask for use in the treatment ..... More >>

60. Blue Warehou - Quite Simply, a Fantastic All-Round Fish

18 September 2013 3:35pm | Fish of the Month

The humble blue warehou does not attract the rockstar status attributed to some seafood. It has a medium texture, its flavour is neither mild nor rich, it is moderately priced and available all year-round. .. More >>

61. National signals short election campaign with Aug 23 launch

24 July 2014 12:38pm | BusinessDesk

July 24 (BusinessDesk) - The governing National Party will campaign for re-election for just four weeks before polling day, Sept 20. .. More >>

62. Ports of Auckland Welcomes New Tug, Hauraki

18 August 2014 2:48pm | Ports of Auckland

Ports of Auckland's new tug, the Hauraki was welcomed into the stunning Waitematā harbour at dawn this morning by two generations of port tugs. .. More >>

63. Z Energy People Awards 2014

20 August 2014 11:09am | New Zealand Contractors Federation

Two "inspirational" young Aucklanders have been named as winners of the Z Energy People Awards 2014. .. More >>

64. Average asking of homes remains high

20 August 2014 4:31pm | Realestate.co.nz

Home sellers are still expecting near record prices for their homes, according to figures released by Realestate.co.nz, the website with New Zealand's largest number of homes for sale... More >>

65. While you were sleeping: Rate chatter rises

21 August 2014 7:40am | BusinessDesk

Aug 21 (BusinessDesk) - Wall Street advanced, while US Treasuries fell as investors await Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's speech this Friday at the annual gathering of the world's top central bankers in Jackson Hole for her take on the outlook ..... More >>

66. Around 20 million photos are lost in New Zealand every year

21 August 2014 12:01pm | Fuji Film

AUCKLAND; NZ - A survey conducted in 2012 found that 41 percent of Kiwi adults have lost a mobile device or had it stolen.* On losing a cellular device, people claim their biggest concerns were whether a stranger would access their contacts, ..... More >>

67. Strong sales signal confidence in the NZ wine industry

21 August 2014 12:12pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

Solid export value growth and continued demand for New Zealand wine is the summary of the year according to the June year end 2014 Annual Report of New Zealand Winegrowers. "Wineries took full advantage of the glorious 2013 vintage to bounce back from ..... More >>

68. Life Pharmacy To Transform Store Performance

18 March 2008 10:17am | Life Pharmacy

Life Pharmacy Limited (NZX:LPL) today announced the appointment of Sam Shosanya to the position of General Manager, Marketing, with overall responsibility for all marketing functions. His appointment is a key one in a leadership team appointed by Life Pharmacy's ..... More >>

69. Harvey Norman Offers Free TV Recycling across New Zealand

17 May 2013 4:44pm | RCN e-Cycle

Harvey Norman has extended their free TV recycling offer to 31 national stores, effective from 13 May. One TV per customer can be dropped off, free of charge at the participating stores, for a limited period... More >>

70. New World Howick Development Underway

18 November 2013 2:43pm | Foodstuffs Limited

Foodstuffs North Island Limited is pleased to announce commencement of the development of a New World supermarket in Howick on the corner of Union Rd and Wellington Street. .. More >>

71. Fisher & Paykel expansion continues

12 March 2014 12:24pm | Fisher And Paykel

Fisher & Paykel Appliances' plans for expansion announced in February last year are continuing to ramp up. Investment over the last 12 months is benefiting the brand both in New Zealand and internationally... More >>

72. Telecom Makes Change to Email Service to Boost Security

08 July 2014 11:47am | Telecom New Zealand

From today, Telecom will be contacting a group of email customers who will be affected by a change to its Xtra email service taking place at the end of September this year. .. More >>

73. Spark Makes Mobile Payment Easy for Business

13 August 2014 11:38am | Spark NZ

Spark Business has partnered with local Kiwi company Optimizer to solve one of the most common 'pain points' for small business owners - keeping cash flow steady without spending precious hours chasing up payment from customers... More >>

74. Introducing Chilli Factor: Hot Recruitment Software

19 August 2014 10:57am | The Generalist PR

For the vast majority of small to medium businesses (SMEs) recruitment is seen as a frustrating and costly necessary evil. Unfortunately this mind-set can lead to employers attempting to cut corners and costly poor hire decisions being made. This ..... More >>

75. Taranaki checkout operators compete for Checker of the Year

20 August 2014 10:39am | Foodstuffs Limited

Last night, checkout operators from Taranaki New World and PAK'nSAVE stores had their moment to shine in the spotlight at the Hollywood-themed Foodstuffs Checker of the Year regional competition at the Theatre Royal in New Plymouth... More >>

76. Co-operative Business celebrates co-ops' achievements

20 August 2014 11:45am | Cooperative Business New Zealand.

At its AGM held in Auckland last Thursday (August 14), Cooperative Business New Zealand appointed its new board of directors: Jonathan Lee [Chair], David Shaw, Kim DeGarnham, Blue Read, Christine Burr and Russell Green... More >>

77. Landcorp cuts FY15 earnings guidance on lower dairy payout

20 August 2014 1:13pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 20 (BusinessDesk) - Landcorp Farming, the state-owned commercial farmer, slashed guidance for 2015 earnings after falling global dairy prices prompted Fonterra Cooperative Group to trim its forecast payout to farmers... More >>

78. Skellerup doubles annual profit on quake payout

21 August 2014 10:31am | BusinessDesk

Aug. 21 (BusinessDesk) - Skellerup Holdings, the industrial rubber goods maker, more than doubled annual profit following an insurance payout from the Canterbury earthquakes. .. More >>

79. NZ consumer confidence sinks to 10-month low

21 August 2014 1:29pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 21 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand consumer confidence fell to a 10-month low in August, suggesting rising interest rates, weaker commodity prices and waning house price inflation are denting sentiment in an economy that may be growing at a slower ..... More >>

80. Firstline Hosts, Paul Henry Show news anchor announced

02 December 2013 4:53pm | Mediaworks

Nightline anchor Sacha McNeil and 3 News Business Editor Michael Wilson will host Firstline in 2014. Janika ter Ellen will be the news anchor for The Paul Henry Show, the network's new late night news programme which premieres early in 2014. .. More >>

81. ASB Bank announces Arianna Huffington New Zealand visit

12 August 2014 1:44pm | Anthem

Huffington Post Media Group founder is coming to New Zealand thanks to ASB, Anthem, stuff.co.nz , AUT University and The Briefing .. More >>

82. Major new SKYCITY hotel and laneway for Auckland

13 August 2014 10:14am | SKYCITY

Today SKYCITY Entertainment Group Limited revealed plans to build a new hotel and pedestrian laneway of bars, restaurants and boutique shopping on land it owns in the Nelson and Hobson Streets block, expanding the SKYCITY Entertainment Precinct. ..... More >>

83. Pams and Budget to adopt Health Star Rating on all packaging

18 August 2014 1:22pm | Foodstuffs Limited

Foodstuffs has today announced that Pams and Budget product packaging will include the Government's Health Star Rating. Dave McAteer, General Manager, Foodstuffs Own Brands Ltd says, "We support the principles behind the Health Star Rating System ..... More >>

84. Paymark to take EFTPOS payment online

19 August 2014 10:55am | Paymark

Paymark is set to launch EFTPOS online next year allowing those with a New Zealand bank account to purchase online without having to have a credit card. The initiative is currently being developed with three of New Zealand's largest banks, ASB, BNZ ..... More >>

85. Northland Building Shortlisted for International Award

19 August 2014 1:36pm | World Green Building Council

Tuesday 19 August 2014: An early childhood education centre in Kawakawa, Northland, New Zealand has been named a finalist in the World Green Building Council's (WorldGBC's) inaugural Asia Pacific Regional Network Leadership Awards ... More >>

86. Ludicrous Gluten-Free Rules Unfair to Brewers And Consumers

19 August 2014 4:25pm | Society Of Beer Advocates

New labelling rules set to come into force that will stop breweries from calling their beer gluten-free will hurt both brewers and consumers, the Society of Beer Advocates (SOBA) says... More >>

87. NZ Games Industry launches Business Startup Competition

20 August 2014 12:36pm | New Zealand Game Developers Association

The New Zealand Game Developers Association has launched New Zealand's first and only startup programme for interactive games businesses - the KiwiGameStarter. One promising games business will receive funding, software, marketing, legal and ..... More >>

88. Shearer claims on power pricing misleading our customers

20 August 2014 4:12pm | Mighty River Power

Claims by Labour Energy spokesperson, David Shearer, about rocketing power prices and "outrageous" profits are plainly incorrect and grossly misleading for New Zealand electricity consumers. Mighty River Power Chief Executive, Doug Heffernan, ..... More >>

89. NZ dollar falls as greenback rises amid weak dairy, rates

20 August 2014 5:19pm | BusinessDesk

NZ dollar falls as greenback rises; weak dairy, pause in rate hikes weigh on sentiment .. More >>

90. Port of Tauranga Underlying Profit Up After Watershed Year

21 August 2014 10:55am | Port of Tauranga Limited

o Underlying Group Net Profit After Tax reaches new record, rising 1.3% to $78.3 million .. More >>

91. Port of Tauranga posts 1.3% gain in FY profit as logs rise

21 August 2014 11:29am | BusinessDesk

Port of Tauranga posts 1.3% gain in full-year profit as container volumes fall, logs rise .. More >>

92. Improved productivity boosts returns

21 August 2014 1:37pm | Ports of Auckland

Ports of Auckland has reported improved results for the year to 30 June 2014, reflecting increases in both labour productivity and volumes across all port operations. .. More >>

93. Unfair contract terms - reviewed your standard forms yet?

21 August 2014 3:31pm | Chapman Tripp

The Commerce Commission has released draft guidelines setting out its proposed approach to new provisions on unfair contract terms under the Fair Trading Amendment Act 2013. .. More >>

94. Australian, China-backed company targets NZ forest owners

21 August 2014 5:01pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 21 (BusinessDesk) - United Forestry Group, backed by Australian timber marketer Pentarch and China's Xiangyu Group, is targeting small forest owners in New Zealand in a bid to cash in on a looming 'wall of wood' it estimates will generate $30 billion ..... More >>

95. Loaded for Travel named Best Prepaid

23 October 2011 6:30pm | Visa

Loaded for Travel named Best Prepaid Travel Programme globally Auckland, 23 October 2011 - Loaded for Travel, the world's first reloadable multi-currency Visa TravelMoney prepaid card has been recognised on the world stage, winning Best Prepaid Travel ..... More >>

96. Entrepreneur Tim Wood buys into Mexicali Fresh

11 September 2012 1:39pm | Mexicali Fresh

Media Release 11 September 2012 Entrepreneur Tim Wood buys into Mexicali Fresh ihug co-founder and entrepreneur Tim Wood has acquired a stake in family-owned New Zealand restaurant group Mexicali Fresh. The Buell/Kerlin family who founded Mexicali Fresh ..... More >>

97. TOMS Launch in New Zealand

02 May 2013 1:53pm | TOMS

TOMS has been gaining momentum across the globe, and it's now launching in New Zealand. The premise behind TOMS is that for every pair of TOMS Shoes you buy, TOMS will provide a pair of new shoes to a child in need - 'One for One', every ..... More >>

98. The Warehouse to Launch Aspira Laundry Appliances

16 May 2013 11:56am | The Warehouse Group

An exclusive partnership with The Warehouse is set to bring Aspira's latest washing machines within easy reach of the everyday household, adding yet another new brand to the Red Sheds... More >>

99. New website launched to support New Zealanders' will to live

29 July 2013 2:00pm | Willtolive.co.nz

A new website encouraging New Zealanders to live their lives to the full, while preparing for death by making the creation of a will very easy, has been launched. .. More >>

100. Auckland's Commercial Property Markets: The Worm is Turning

20 September 2013 9:28am | Jones Lang LaSalle

As we head into the last quarter of the year the Auckland property market continues to print positive data. This increasingly supports the rationale that the market has moved to the next stage of the recovery. .. More >>

 

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