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Retailers react to Monday morning’s 7.5 magnitude earthquake

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  • November 14, 2016
  • Sarah Dunn
Retailers react to Monday morning’s 7.5 magnitude earthquake
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Wellingtonians were told not to venture into the central city this morning. This is probably just as well, as many Wellington retailers were obliged to spend the day cleaning up smashed and scattered stock. Many retailers posted safety advice and best wishes on social media – others shared shots of the damage.

GAG Wellington will be closed today #earthquake

A photo posted by Good As Gold (@goodasgoldshop) on

Mannequins and window displays across the country were in bad shape this morning.

Nelson and other areas in the top of the South Island saw some serious shaking.

Kia Kaha & stay safe. #nz🇳🇿 #quake #eqnz #earthquake

A photo posted by Tim Smith (@timiwha) on

However, there’s good news for those urgently needing a doorknob…

Were you affected by the quake? We’d love to hear how your store fared – tweet us at @the_register or find us on Instagram at @The.register

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