In addition to venomous fauna and teenage hoodlums, the chromatic pairing of black and yellow has come to typify Pak 'n Save in the Kiwi retail industry. However, this year, in a show of support for the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation (NZBCF), Pak 'n
It’s been 30 years since Pak’n Save was founded in Kaitaia during 1985. The discount supermarket is part of Foodstuffs, which says the concept was based on an American format where stores resemble a “food barn” or warehouse which buys product in bulk.
French supermarkets are now barred from deliberately spoiling unsold food so it cannot be eaten. France’s parliament has voted unanimously to ban its supermarkets from throwing away or destroying unsold food. Instead, they must donate it to a charity or repurpose it as animal feed.
Ever wondered what Pak'n Save's stickman did before he fronted the Foodstuffs Group supermarket?