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08 December 2020

 
 

NZ welcomes its first Green Star supermarket

 
 

Construction is underway for the country’s first Green Star supermarket which is set to open in Richmond mid 2021. The Countdown initiative is part of the supermarket’s overall commitment to reduce carbon emissions by 63 percent by 2030 versus its 2015 baseline. Countdown’s acting general manager property, Matt Grainger, says there has been a shift […]

 
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  NEWS
 
  December 7, 2020
 
  The Register
 
 
 
 
 
     
 
   
 
   
 
 
 
 

Do small retailers need a digital presence, and support to build this?

 
 

A survey commissioned by Yellow New Zealand has found that businesses with a 2-5 year tenure have felt the impact of Covid the most keenly. This makes up more than 100,000 businesses and represents the future backbone of the economy. The purpose of the survey was to shed light on the impact of the Covid-19 […]

 
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  OPINION
 
  December 8, 2020
 
  The Register
 
 
 
 
 
 

The CEO Corner : Woop’s Thomas Dietz

 
 

The Register talks to CEO Thomas Dietz about managing a thriving business. Food kit company Woop landed itself the Supreme Award at the Westpac Auckland Business Awards last month following a successful year of sales. Food boxes are a competitive market nowadays, with consumers looking for less time consuming ways to prepare their meals. Brands […]

 
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  INDUSTRY INSIGHT
 
  December 8, 2020
 
  Mollie Edwards
 
 
 
 
 
 

Trending Black Friday products + what retailers need to know ahead of Boxing Day sales

 
 

Data from TransferWise shows that Kiwis spent money in 61 countries on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, with the most popular categories being beauty, gyms and electronics. It appears that New Zealanders are feeling inspired to get active. On Black Friday, New Zealanders felt inspired to get active with payments to clubs and gyms up […]

 
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  NEWS
 
  December 8, 2020
 
  Mollie Edwards
 
 
 
 
 

Laybuy launches tap to pay initiative

 
 

New Zealand Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) provider Laybuy (ASX : LBY) has announced the launch of its innovative digital BNPL Matsercard in New Zealand, which will allow customers to purchase goods and services in store using Laybuy by simply tapping their smartphone. Consumers can now enjoy all the benefits of Laybuy while at the […]

 
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  NEWS
 
  December 8, 2020
 
  The Register
 
 
   
FROM THE ICG BUSINESS NETWORK
 
 
Kiwi businesswomen shine in Forbes 30 under 30
 

Kiwi businesswomen shine in Forbes 30 under 30

 
 
 
 
The Attention Seeker team expands with two new hires
 

The Attention Seeker team expands with two new hires

 
 
 
 
Branding for Good
 

Branding for Good