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25 February 2020

 
 

Ikea to have a presence in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch plus ecommerce

 
 

A year or so after Ikea’s initial confirmation of a New Zealand presence, the Swedish mega-retailer has released more detail. It’s revealed it will launch stores in Auckland and Christchurch, a smaller presence in Wellington, and an ecommerce offer.

 
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  February 21, 2020
 
  Sarah Dunn
 
 
 
 
 
     
 
   
 
   
 
 
 
 

Kiwi Property New Zealand first to achieve accessibility accreditation for entire portfolio

 
 

Kiwi Property has become New Zealand’s first property company to have all shopping centre locations receive accessibility accreditation from Be. Lab.

 
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  February 25, 2020
 
  Makayla Wallace-Tidd
 
 
 
 
 
 

Oyster Property Group appoints new equity raising executive

 
 

New Zealand commercial real estate property manager Oyster has appointed Genevieve Taylor-Ford as its equity raising executive.

 
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  February 24, 2020
 
  Makayla Wallace-Tidd
 
 
 
 
 
 

Ruby’s general manager Emily Miller-Sharma says sustainability should be shared

 
 

The fashion industry has long been subject to some of the harshest criticisms when it comes to sustainability, but New Zealand based label Ruby is emerging as a leader in this space. From its Toolbox for Change providing information about its supply chain to consumers on its website, to recently designing a dress exclusively for hire rather than purchase through rental store Designer Wardrobe. Now, it’s taking part in New Zealand’s first circular economy lab called XLabs. General manager Emily Miller-Sharma shares why she’ll happily share her methods and progress openly with her industry peers.

 
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  February 21, 2020
 
  Idealog Team
 
 
 
 
 

Solid-bar beauty brand Ethique stocked at Countdown

 
 

New Zealand company Ethique has created solid-bar versions of many common beauty products, such as moisturiser, facial serum and deodorant. It’s now introducing its shampoo and conditioner ranges to Countdown’s shelves.

 
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  February 21, 2020
 
  Sarah Dunn
 
 
 

Kathmandu co-founder prosecuted in Australia

 
 

Former prominent New Zealand businesswoman Jan Cameron, a co-founder of outdoor retailer Kathmandu, is being prosecuted by Australia's financial regulator.

 
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  February 20, 2020
 
  Radio New Zealand
 
 
   
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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