Sales of commercial property in Christchurch’s CBD have risen by record levels as office sector workers return.
The Christchurch February blaze saw the community rope together to support families who suffered loss from the fire. But one group of artists are pushing their talent to the next level to support a family in need.
Global fast fashion giant H&M has announced the location of its third New Zealand store. It will open in The Crossing shopping centre in Christchurch's CBD in 2017. This means it will be the second store to open, ahead of the recently announced store planned for Commercial Bay in downtown Auckland.
Last week, a trio of high-profile retailers opened in a brand new fashion zone in Christchurch. Customers queued up not just for newcomer Mecca Maxima, but for a glimpse at Kiwi stalwarts Glassons and Hallenstein Brothers. RCG's Paul Keane wonders if this is a sign.
The New Zealand retail industry is becoming much meaner and leaner, a report by property company Colliers says today. Retailers are streamlining their operations and managing their properties better to meet the changing demands of consumers. We take a closer look at the report’s findings and how New Zealand’s different cities are faring.