What does a brand need to do to stay ahead in an age of such uncertainty? Little Giant managing director Ian Howard says they now have an unprecedented role to play in setting the ethical, moral and social bar for people.
Hemma Vera talks on ethical fashion alongside New Zealand industry experts, they look into the robust discussion around the problem with fast fashion.
New Zealand retailers are up against some big players, but there's hope for the little guys yet.
It’s no longer frowned-upon for customers to photograph items in many stores. In fact, how should retailers encourage it?
Retail spending growth has cooled over the past year, with the slowdown in the housing market a key drag. Looking ahead, increases in government spending will help support demand. Nevertheless, spending growth is likely to remain slower than in previous years.