Auckland-based organic coffee roaster and café Kokako has celebrated its 16th birthday by issuing itself a cheeky facsimile of the traditional Kiwi rite of passage – a learner drivers’ license. The licence features its date of birth, the address of its Grey Lynn café, and the company’s name. We’re pleased to see it’s an organ donor.
According to statistics released by Service IQ, the retail industry has grown from 259,000 people in 2012, to nearly 300,000 people today. This huge percentage of the population is responsible for keeping our retail industry up and running, performing a multitude of tasks with tolerance and a positive attitude. Bella Pierce is a gorgeous 21 year old working in one of Auckland’s on-trend high fashion stores. We sat down with her to find out a little bit more about what it really takes to be a retail assistant.
Valentine's Day, which falls on February 14, is almost upon us. It's a day dedicated to people expressing their love and affection for another person - usually in the form of cards, flowers and other romantic gifts. Card and gift giving is a serious business, and Valentine’s Day is no exception. Whether you’re a mushy romantic or seriously cynical, there is an underlying pressure to celebrate this Hallmark holiday. For all the pessimistic non believers out there who treat this holiday like a joke, we have gathered some of the funniest and silliest Valentine’s Day cards we can find for your personal entertainment. We guarantee they will make that tacky necklace you received from your ex a few years ago seem awesome.
Cherry Ripes, black jelly beans, banana Starbursts, Turkish delight, gherkins on McDonalds burgers. What do all these things have in common? They are the most disliked popular foods available, but for some reason are still around.
A very shiny red hat with ‘MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN’ plastered on the front is selling as a collectable Christmas tree ornament on Amazon for. At US$250 it’s made of brass, but finished in 14-karat gold. It comes in an equally shiny gold box with black, velour padding.
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While the Internet has become full of people expressing their frustration over the US election, John Lewis is providing some relief with the launch of its Christmas ad '#BusterTheBoxer', which has already gone viral.