New Zealand’s phenomenally popular delivery meal-kit company has rolled out a new brand, Bargain Box, to service customers seeking more affordability. It will be available for customers from June 21, with the first deliveries on July 3.
It’s a takeover. Whakatane-based label Whitegold is taking over handbag label Saben’s new Ponsonby Rd store in July. The month long pop-up store will see Whitegold owner Kate Clark sharing the Saben space with clothing brand George Henry.
Retail and hospitality small to medium sized businesses are growing at a faster pace than other sectors in the SME space, yet with that comes extreme competitive pressure. Of the retail and hospitality SMEs surveyed for the MYOB Business Monitor, 44 percent experienced a jump
Creative agencies, take note. It appears beanies and a social media platform is all you need these days to get noticed. A frenzy of sorts erupted on Twitter last week as KFC posted a generous free giveaway of three branded red beanies.
About 20,000 tonnes of waste – equivalent to the volume of waste that fills the space of Eden Park – is diverted away from landfills every year, thanks to Foodstuffs recycling projects. This week Foodstuffs announced it had extended its recycling bag scheme to Canterbury.
Resident cats and dogs of shops and cafés serve as great mascots for a business and are often major drawcards for getting people in the doors. The Register set out to meet some four-legged friends in retail and find out about the new rules that
French woman Anissa Talbi and her Kiwi husband Joe Dobson launched their boutique chocolatier business in Hastings, Hawke’s Bay in 2012. Talbi tells all about her path to becoming a chocolatier and the pros and cons of running an artisan food business.
Go to Ponsonby Countdown and you may just get a glass of Moet and a live cooking demo of an exotic mushroom pizza. It’s this element of surprise that store manager Jason McQuoid wants to keep going in the just-launched business.