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13 February 2020

 
 

Sashay away: The Department Store and Harman Grubisa to close

 
 

Two well-known fashion retailers, Karen Walker’s The Department Store and six-year-old label Harman Grubisa, have shut their doors.

 
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  NEWS
 
  February 13, 2020
 
  Sarah Dunn
 
 
 
 
 
     
 
   
 
   
 
 
 
 

Sports Industry Association’s David Denton gets QSM

 
 

Senior sporting goods figure David Denton has been awarded a Queen’s Service Medal for his services to outdoor recreation and youth.

 
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  NEWS
 
  February 12, 2020
 
  Sarah Dunn
 
 
 
 
 
 

Mergers on the table: Smartpay + Verifone and T&G + Freshmax

 
 

The Commerce Commission is working through applications for acquisition from four companies many retailers will be familiar with – payment terminal suppliers Verifone and Smartpay, and fresh produce suppliers Turners & Growers and Freshmax.

 
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  NEWS
 
  February 12, 2020
 
  Sarah Dunn
 
 
 
 
 
 

New World is searching for a new agency

 
 

Foodstuffs' flagship grocery brand New World is on the hunt for a new ad agency for the first time in nine years.

 
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  NEWS
 
  February 11, 2020
 
  StopPress Team
 
 
 
 
 

Retailers cutting staff hours and orders amid coronavirus pressure

 
 

Retailers catering to tourists are cutting staff hours and forward orders in response to the coronavirus outbreak.

 
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  NEWS
 
  February 11, 2020
 
  Radio New Zealand
 
 
 

How your company’s weakness could be part of its marketing strategy

 
 

Senior strategist at Colenso BBDO Amy Pollok explores how businesses can see their weaknesses as something to be proud of – and even a way to market themselves.

 
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  OPINION
 
  February 11, 2020
 
  Amy Pollok
 
 
   
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