Like national chocolate sales, the minimum wage has also risen this Easter weekend. Now sitting 75 cents higher at $16.50 an hour.
Christchurch is the fastest-changing retail district in New Zealand right now, with developments in various stages of completion rising from the rubble all over town. The latest to check in is the refurbishment of AMP Capital-run Merivale Mall, which has been underway for nearly a
Amazon has officially launched in Australia, which means it’s time for Kiwi retailers to think seriously about how they’re going to respond. Sarah Dunn looks at the threat and the opportunity it offers.
Retail NZ has written to the Minister for Workplace Relations asking for the Government to amend or repeal the Shop Trading Hours Act, which restricts the ability of shops to open on Easter Sunday, writes Greg Harford.
Kiwi last-minute tendencies have not stopped our nation from consuming an expected 530 tonnes of Easter goodies this holiday. Countdown’s latest numbers report that our spending around the Easter weekend has only continued to rise.
Many Kiwi consumers have fond associations with iconic outdoor clothing brand Swanndri. The company, known for its thick woolen jackets favoured by hunters and farmers, is now purchasing marine-focused apparel company Line 7.
The modular flooring offered by Inzide Commercial gives retailers the flexibility they need to offer a stylish and functional space that works for your business.
Little Yellow Bird founder Samantha Jones phones in from Thailand to chat to Ben Mack about her business, the impact of the garment industry on the environment and humans, sustainability, and more.