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11 May 2021

 
 

Kathmandu launches new brand strategy for next generation of customers

 
 

Outdoor lifestyle brand Kathmandu has announced a renewed brand purpose, to improve the wellbeing of the world through the outdoors. As a B Corp, the brand has always put people and the planet first, living its purpose through initiatives that inspire customers and staff to get out into nature. Kathmandu will bring this to life […]

 
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  May 11, 2021
 
  Mollie Edwards
 
 
 
 
 
     
 
   
 
   
 
 
 
 

Doing the right thing: working towards sustainable retailing in Aotearoa

 
 

Retail NZ has announced that it will be holding its 2021 Sustainability Forum in Auckland on 25 June.  Chief Executive Greg Harford says that the organisation will be hosting a range of speakers talking about climate change, the circular economy, waste, and ethical procurement. “The Forum is a fantastic opportunity to hear from leading retailers like The […]

 
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  May 10, 2021
 
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BizCover: renew your retail insurance online

 
 

Things can get kind of busy when you run your own retail business and it’s easy enough for things to fall off the tracks. Between stocking your shelves, chatting to customers and trying to stick to a marketing plan there’s a lot going on, but renewing your business insurance is one thing that can’t go […]

 
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  May 11, 2021
 
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Retailers are ditching plastic for paper with envirocard

 
 

New Zealand’s leading gift card and pre-paid card company eCard solutions is helping retailers reduce their use of plastic with its paper-based payment card alternative ‘envirocard.’ The envirocard works just like any other gift or pre paid card, however has been created from sustainably grown FSC forests and manufactured into paper based card stock. At […]

 
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  May 10, 2021
 
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Mastercard reveals agenda of AU-NZ businesses; 68% placing innovation as strategic objective

 
 

In the first AU-NZ edition of the Mastercard and Harvard Business Review Analytic Services Become 2021 report, AU-NZ business leaders from Xero, Afterpay, Optus, Westpac and others, revealed that improving the customer experience is a key motivator for innovation initiatives.  Innovation was undoubtedly accelerated during the pandemic and research revealed that 75 percent of executives at AU-NZ organisations view […]

 
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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