Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search


The Warehouse Group Chief Executive Resigns

The Warehouse Group Chief Executive Resigns

The Chairman of The Warehouse Group Limited, Mr Keith Smith, has today announced with regret the resignation of the company’s Chief Executive Officer Mr Greg Muir.

Mr Muir’s resignation came as a result of ongoing discussions in which the Board and the CEO had differing philosophies regarding the direction of the company.

“I would like to acknowledge Mr Muir’s contribution to the company over the past four years,’ said Mr Smith.

“During Mr Muir’s four years with The Warehouse Group the company grew from an $800 million business to a $2 billion business”.

Mr Muir said that while he had greatly enjoyed his time at the company, he had decided to resign and will finish on July 31, 2003. He expressed his confidence in the excellent management team which he has built during his four years with The Warehouse Group. Mr Muir said his parting with The Warehouse was amicable and that he will continue to run the business until he leaves to ensure there is a smooth transition of all operational matters.

Mr Smith said that the Founder of The Warehouse Group, Mr Stephen Tindall, had agreed to assume the role of acting CEO while the company undertook a search for a new Group Chief Executive.

© Scoop Media

Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines


Media Mega Merger: StuffMe Hearing Argues Over Moveable Feast

New Zealand's two largest news publishers are appealing against the Commerce Commission's rejection of the proposal to merge their operations. More>>


Approval: Northern Corridor Decision Released

The approval gives the green light to construction of the last link of Auckland’s Western Ring Route, providing an alternative route from South Auckland to the North Shore. More>>


Crown Accounts: $4.1 Billion Surplus

The New Zealand Government has achieved its third fiscal surplus in a row with the Crown accounts for the year ended 30 June 2017 showing an OBEGAL surplus of $4.1 billion, $2.2 billion stronger than last year, Finance Minister Steven Joyce says. More>>


Mycoplasma Bovis: One New Property Tests Positive

The newly identified property... was already under a Restricted Place notice under the Biosecurity Act. More>>

Accounting Scandal: Suspension Of Fuji Xerox From All-Of-Government Contract

General Manager of New Zealand Government Procurement John Ivil says, “FXNZ has been formally suspended from the Print Technology and Associated Services (PTAS) contract and terminated from the Office Supplies contract.” More>>