A crack team of New Zealand's best mathematicians are getting together to solve six real-world problems, including retail theft. The inaugural New Zealand Mathematics in Industry conference may produce an algorithm which can catch shoplifters before they strike.
Company chair Falcon Clouston has announced that Kirkcaldies’ temporary chief executive will relinquish his position from the end of this month. Shewell is the company’s former managing director, and was appointed acting CEO in March this year after John Milford moved on to a role
At the Newmarket Business Excellence Awards on Friday, Moa Brewing Company chief executive and chairman of Trilogy International Geoff Ross told retailers that talent is important, but so is their ability to sell. He feels some New Zealanders are "a little bit shy" when it
A Mini dealership has driven away with the 2015 ANZ Newmarket supreme award. Mini Garage Auckland sales manager Jonny Highton says he felt the award was down to his 14-strong team’s different approach to car retail. “We’re a bit of a crossover between a normal
Kiwi businesses should arm themselves with a “cyber security warrant of fitness”, Connect Smart says. As part of Connect Smart Week, it wants SMEs to be more proactive about their cyber security.
Twitter is encouraging its users to spend their hard-earned money on its site with its new curated “product pages”. The social media platform announced on Friday that companies now have the ability create collections of their products and sell them via their Twitter platforms.
Countdown says it is looking to review its use of plastic and styrofoam in the face of persistent consumer criticism. More than 5000 people have signed a petition currently doing the rounds on Facebook which calls for Countdown to stop selling pieces of fruit and