Secret shopper is a chance for retailers to hear New Zealand shoppers' thoughts on their best and worst retail experiences, most-wanted products and more. This edition features Duncan Greive, editor and publisher of TheSpinoff.co.nz - a culture and commentary site and content production team based in downtown Auckland.
Silicon Valley is home to Facebook, Google, Apple, Twitter, and on and on it goes. It's where humans innovate and technology thrives. A slightly less obvious benefactor of this tech breeding ground is the retail sector. The Register reporter Will Bowman shares some insights from a recent visit.
As with many consumers, The Register and NZRetail editor Sarah Dunn's working hours mean she is largely unable to shop during the week. She argues in favour of lifting Easter trading restrictions.