Retailers catering to tourists are cutting staff hours and forward orders in response to the coronavirus outbreak.
Low interest rates and a stronger housing market are keeping consumers relatively buoyant.
Black Friday retail sales could be changing the shopping habits of consumers ahead of traditional pre-Christmas and Boxing Day holiday sales.
The cashless society is coming – you can bet your last physical dollar on it, David Cohen says. The smart money says we may now be in the last decade before the penny finally drops. Many New Zealanders will have already had the experience, possibly even over the
Air New Zealand has named the current head of major retail chain Walmart's US operations as its new chief executive.
Hallenstein Glassons has had a modest lift in sales and profits, helped by growth in Australia and online sales.
Retailer Briscoe Group expects to report a flat half-year profit, as a lift in sales has been offset by a squeeze on margins and a rise in costs.
Bendon lingerie is looking to sell some of its brands as the future of the company becomes more uncertain.