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30 October 2020

 
 

Two million bottles sold in three months: welcome to Monday Mania

 
 

Any founder will tell you that launching a new product during a worldwide pandemic is no easy feat. But, as we know, entrepreneurs love a challenge, and launching MONDAY Haircare during the 2020 Covid-19 crisis is precisely what Jaimee Lupton did, achieving never-before-seen results in haircare retail.  After launching into supermarkets New Zealand-wide, MONDAY struggled […]

 
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  October 30, 2020
 
  Hemma Vara
 
 
 
 
 
     
 
   
 
   
 
 
 
 

New NZ payment service launches bringing flexibility to merchants and consumers

 
 

A new contactless payment platform has recently launched that removes the per transaction fee businesses in New Zealand typically pay. Thanks to Centrapay and Verifone, multiple technologies have been combined to allow traditional and new financial applications to work together. The tech is centered on personalising the merchant and the consumer payment experience. Now, consumer […]

 
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  October 29, 2020
 
  Mollie Edwards
 
 
 
 
 
 

Charitable flower initiative launched in support of mental health

 
 

A new charitable initiative is set to benefit the hundreds of thousands of Kiwis living with mental health conditions by improving access to support programmes. Created by Feel Good with Flowers and the NZ Paeony Society, the Peonies with a Purpose campaign will see bouquets and bunches of peonies sold at participating retailers with $1 […]

 
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  October 28, 2020
 
  Mollie Edwards
 
 
 
 
 
 

Flagship store opens in Auckland to meet the growing demand for fashionable Tradie clothing

 
 

As the trend for fashionable workwear grows, a 1000 sqm NZ Safety Blackwoods flagship store has opened its doors to meet the needs of the trades industry. Based in Auckland, the store is the beginning of a retail expansion plan for the New Zealand market over the coming year. The Penrose store footprint is double […]

 
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  October 28, 2020
 
  Mollie Edwards
 
 
 
 
 

Rip Curl to follow in Kathmandu’s sustainable footsteps

 
 

Kathmandu Holdings Limited has made significant strides in sustainability this financial year, recently releasing its first combined Sustainability Report since acquiring Rip Curl in late 2019. Placing people at the core of its sustainability process, the report shines a light on the positive impacts of all three brands Kathmandu, Rip Curl and Oboz across the […]

 
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  October 29, 2020
 
  Mollie Edwards
 
 
   
FROM THE ICG BUSINESS NETWORK
 
 
Kiwi businesswomen shine in Forbes 30 under 30
 

Kiwi businesswomen shine in Forbes 30 under 30

 
 
 
 
PHD NZ’s new leave policy allows team to travel and reconnect
 

PHD NZ’s new leave policy allows team to travel and reconnect

 
 
 
 
Branding for Good
 

Branding for Good