It’s been a huge year for retail. Throughout our first year at The Register, we've seen international retailers arrive, big companies fall into dire straits and online shopping grow in a huge way. Here’s our picks for the retail personalities that stood out across a variety of categories, including Jamie Whiting, Rod Duke, Cecilia Robinson and Emma Hill.
A survey of office workers conducted by research agency Perceptive shows that 81 percent of Kiwi workers believe the physical environment at their workplace has an impact on their happiness and job satisfaction. As well as this, nine out of 10 workers say that if they are happy at work, they are more productive.
Technology is rapidly changing the retail industry as a whole. Jessy Edwards speaks with established companies and nimble up-and-comers who see opportunities amidst the chaos, and looks into what the future might hold. My Food Bag chief executive officer Cecilia Robinson predicted big things.
The financial wizards behind some of New Zealand’s biggest retail companies were recognised for their skill and effort at the 2015 CFO awards in Auckland on Wednesday.
Kevin Roberts became Kevin “Rhubarb” Roberts when he joined My Food Bag as chairman yesterday.