The Shop in Milford opened as Zara’s only Kiwi stockist, but after operating for less than a fortnight, it mysteriously closed and has now reopened without the Zara brand. Instead, it stocks Massimo Dutti, Miss Sixty and Stitch Ministry.
Are you one of the many who is sick of restaurants and cafes trying to apply an overly unique approach to food and drink presentation? Not to worry. The war cry has been made and a hero has risen from the ashes of jam jars,
A new Kiwi company is openly undermining retailers and distributors’ supply chains by giving shoppers direct access to suppliers at way below the regular retail price. Container Door says it’s a group buying and social shopping experience, as once enough people buy a product, the
Debates about gluten’s nutritional qualities aside, there’s no denying the demand for gluten free products is on the increase. According to Coeliac New Zealand, it’s growing 26 percent per year and putting the pressure on retailers, restaurants, cafes and manufacturers to cater to Kiwis’ changing
A popular series of hashtags mocking unnecessarily gendered products have spread across social media like wildfire. #fragilemasculinity has been applied to a bewildering rainbow of aggressively-branded items including – but certainly not limited to – umbrellas, throat lozenges, moist towelettes, nut mix and toothpaste.
Louise Clark has never worked in retail before, but a desire to fundraise for a cause close to her heart inspired her to open The Clothing Collective. The secondhand store donates 50 percent of its profits directly to the Mental Health Foundation. Elly Strang found
The 20th annual Hardware Awards attracted a record crowd of nearly 500 to celebrate at Shed 10 at Auckland’s waterfront last week. The awards are run by DIY, home improvement and builders supply B2B magazine NZ Hardware Journal.