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14 August 2020

 
 

Buy local: Visa assists small businesses in wake of Covid-19

 
 

Encouraging Kiwis to continue to shop local, Visa’s new digital campaign focuses on six small North Island businesses that are in need of support following the impact of Covid-19. The ‘Where You Shop Matters’ campaign aims to support small businesses, enabling them to not only survive, but thrive. Fronting the campaign are Duncan’s Brewing Co., […]

 
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  August 14, 2020
 
  Mollie Edwards
 
 
 
 
 
     
 
   
 
   
 
 
 
 

Retail NZ urges customers not to panic buy

 
 

As we return to level 3 Lockdown, many retailers will be feeling the dread of having to close again. Although this is bad news for the sector, Retail NZ is urging consumers not to panic buy. “The retail sector has been struggling to recover from the effects of the earlier lockdowns, and spending since March […]

 
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  August 12, 2020
 
  The Register
 
 
 
 
 
 

Foodstuffs says shops’ grocery sales doubled throughout North Island

 
 

One of the country’s largest food distributors says grocery sales have doubled in Auckland under alert level 3 with a notable spike in mask purchases. Items like toilet paper, flour, rice, sanitiser and canned meals are selling faster but there has also been a notable uptick in mask sales, according to Foodstuffs. (File image) Photo: RNZ / […]

 
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  August 14, 2020
 
  Radio New Zealand
 
 
 
 
 
 

Alert level 2 familiar but concerning for Wellington hospitality industry

 
 

Restaurants and cafes in Wellington struggling to get back on their feet after the first lockdown say the return to alert level 2 is a familiar but unwelcome move. A late night announcement from Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Tuesday put most of the country into alert level 2, with even tougher restrictions for Auckland […]

 
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  August 14, 2020
 
  Radio New Zealand
 
 
 
 
   
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The Attention Seeker team expands with two new hires

 
 
 
 
Branding for Good
 

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