Kiwi retailers reach for the scare tactics

  • News
  • November 1, 2016
  • Jessica-Belle Greer
Kiwi retailers reach for the scare tactics

It might not be the biggest event on the local calendar, but retailers love a themed holiday and Halloween offers boundless opportunities for creativity.

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Malls get creative with their winter promos

  • News
  • July 8, 2016
  • Jenny Keown
Malls get creative with their winter promos

From ice-skating rinks to winter wellness workshops to Lego play spaces, malls around the country are coming up with some pretty cute winter promos to entice shoppers out their doors.

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Crevasse opens in front of Newmarket outdoor gear store Outfitters

  • News
  • April 29, 2016
  • Sarah Dunn
Crevasse opens in front of Newmarket outdoor gear store Outfitters
Image: Outfitters

Staff at independent outdoor gear retailer Outfitters were astounded when a large, suspiciously chalky-looking crevasse opened up right outside their store. Owner Neil Stichbury spoke to us about this mysterious weather event.

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Zavy and The Register have worked together to create a scoreboard that compares how the top 25 traditional media advertising spenders in New Zealand have performed on social media over the past 30 days, updated in real time.

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Record Store Day plays on at New Zealand stores

  • News
  • April 18, 2016
  • Sarah Dunn
Record Store Day plays on at New Zealand stores

On Saturday, live bands played live in music stores around the country, retailers were stretched to capacity and vinyl addicts rejoiced. Was there some kind of music-oriented national holiday on Saturday? Unofficially, yes – it was Record Store Day.

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The future of promotions

  • Opinion
  • December 17, 2015
  • Antony Ede
The future of promotions

Promotions have a huge role to play in retail and are significant drivers of behaviour for consumers. Antony Ede, head of data analytics at consumer demand agency TRA, shares some tips on how retailers can best manage their promotions.

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