In the wake of Di Humphries leaving Glassons, the brand owned by Hallenstein Glasson Holdings has split its chief executive role into two.
Retail spending cools as consumer uncertainty is blamed for the flat lining of profit for September.
Foodstuffs initially saw a positive response to its online BagVote campaign, which asked consumers whether its New World supermarkets should introduce a charge on single-use plastic bags. However, things quickly went sour when Progressive one-upped it by announcing it will phase these out from its Countdown stores and online shopping by the end of 2018. Now, New World has fired back with a commitment to do the same.
Vodafone consumer director Matt Williams believes we are on the cusp of a great technological shift. And as the world changes, Vodafone intends to evolve with it.
Nine-store womenswear retailer Kimberlys has a long history in New Zealand town centres as a stockist of local labels and later, knitwear manufacturing, but it’s been placed into receivership this month. The stores will continue to trade while the receivers work to assess Kimberlys’ options.
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Amazon is causing widespread concern, but RCG's Paul Keane suggests that for shopping centres, there are bigger problems developing.
From problem solving to unconventional practice, Judit Maireder shares four things that make a social enterprise successful.
Melbourne-based Kiwi Karishma Kasabia has just launched the first collection from her label Khòlò. It features a partnership with Italian-born artist Carmelo Blandino, in which his artwork is brought to life on clothing using 3D sequin and beaded embellishments. Kasabia shared some of the inspiration behind her brand with us.
Bear Brothers Denim founder Janet Bingham has launched a range of aprons, cushions and placemats made out of denim after 25 years in the jeans-making industry. She shared some background with us.
As the public conversation about how to address the environmental impact of single-use plastic carrier bags ramps up, Countdown has announced it will phase these out from its stores and online shopping by the end of 2018.