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12 January 2021

 
 

Paymark reveals 2020 ended on a high note for retail

 
 

Last year’s events caused significant disruption to the retail industry, however recent Paymark statistics show that the month of December was 2020’s saving grace. In the June quarter of 2020, which included the Level 4 Lockdown, payments through Paymark via an underlying set of Core Retail merchants dropped 15.5 percent from a year earlier in […]

 
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  NEWS
 
  January 12, 2021
 
  Mollie Edwards
 
 
 
 
 
     
 
   
 
   
 
 
 
 

Fast food chain undergoes its first revamp in over 20 years

 
 

The iconic fast food chain Burger King has recently announced it will be undergoing a complete brand makeover, including changes to its logo, food packaging and restaurants. The revamp will be the first in over 20 years with the aim to show customers that Burger King is a brand that is evolving. Global chief marketing […]

 
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  NEWS
 
  January 12, 2021
 
  The Register
 
 
 
 
 
 

New Zealand loves local: The shift away from globalisation in 2021

 
 

Widespread internet access, rapid international supply chains and the proliferation of ecommerce over the last decade has given New Zealand’s shoppers access to an endless supply of products from across the globe. However, with a pandemic-induced desire to support local communities and businesses, coupled with the consumer shift away from international brands, 2021 will see […]

 
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  OPINION
 
  January 11, 2021
 
  Vaughan Fergusson
 
 
 
 
 
 

Negative to positive: The retailers who dominated the pandemic

 
 

Although disruptive to the retail industry, for some, the pandemic brought great opportunity. With health products highly sought after and a rise in e-commerce, several entrepreneurs managed to turn their Lockdown ideas into thriving businesses. The flatmates who made $250k Reever Botha and Vlad Kosovac launched their gut health business PuraU just as Australia headed […]

 
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  FEATURES
 
  January 12, 2021
 
  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