Close
Close
 

Got a story? Email editor@theregister.co.nz

 

Taika Waititi auctions off Wilderpeople’s clothes on Trade Me

  • Checkout
  • April 7, 2016
  • Elly Strang
Taika Waititi auctions off Wilderpeople’s clothes on Trade Me

By now, you may have heard the hype surrounding Kiwi director Taika Waititi’s new film, The Hunt for the Wilderpeople. What you may not know is that characters' clothes, including Ricky Baker’s “skuxx as hoodie”, are being auctioned off on Trade Me to raise money for charity. To add to the fun, questions are being answered in character by the cheeky "I didn't choose the skuxx life, the skuxx life chose me" Baker.

Read more
 
 

Five unexpected things that are trending, according to TradeMe

  • News
  • March 17, 2016
  • Jonathan Cotton
Five unexpected things that are trending, according to TradeMe

Who doesn’t love online auction site TradeMe? Whether you’re buying, selling, arguing in the comments section or just wasting time waiting for the bus, TradeMe is about as close as it gets to a Kiwi online institution. But there’s more to TradeMe than discount mopeds and second-hand baby clothes. Dig a little deeper and you’ll find a very accurate thermometer for the preclusions, interests and obsessions driving the Kiwi mood at any given moment.

Read more
 
 

Trendwatch: Drones are still flying off the shelves

  • News
  • February 23, 2016
  • Ahmed Bashir
Trendwatch: Drones are still flying off the shelves

If there was any thoughts about drones being just a fad, data from Trade Me proves otherwise. The remote controlled flying objects are still in hot demand by consumers, with listings on its site for drones increasing 118 percent in January.

Read more
 
topics
Town centres
A positive retail environment over the past 12 ...
Amazon Arrival
Keeping up with all things Amazon as it ...
The Retail Yearbook 2017
As we battle our way through the busiest ...
Hospitality enhancing retail
Some think food and integrated hospitality offerings will ...
The future is bright
We spoke with four retailers in their twenties ...
Spotlight on signage
At first glance, the humble in-store sign might ...
How to open a store
Sarah Dunn considers what it would take to ...
Red Awards 2016
The Red Awards for retail interior design celebrate ...
Auckland Unitary Plan
Auckland is changing. The Unitary Plan will decide ...
Retail in heartland New Zealand
Retailers keep the regions pumping, but how strong ...
All things to all people
Kiwi retailers share their omnichannel strategies.
Rising stars
Retail's top young achievers.
Delivering on your promises
The sale isn't over until your item is ...
Sisterhood
Women in retail help one another. We spoke ...
The changing face of retail
Shifting demographics are creating big changes in New ...
The retail yearbook
With the help of experts in the retail ...
Retail rogues
We put the spotlight on staff training. Jai ...
Here come the giants
Topshop has arrived in Auckland’s CBD, David Jones ...
Loyalty in the digital age
How are retailers maintaining loyalty? Sarah Dunn, Elly ...
Window shopping: A spotlight on social media
Sarah Dunn and Elly Strang look at how ...
From retail to e-tail
Ecommerce has become part of the way mainstream ...
The Innovators | In partnership with Spark Business
Technology is rapidly changing the retail industry as ...
 

Target Australia starts selling through Trade Me

  • News
  • February 18, 2016
  • Elly Strang
Target Australia starts selling through Trade Me

Trade Me has announced Target Australia will start selling apparel through the buy and sell website’s online store. Over 10,000 clothing items will be sold from across the ditch to New Zealanders.

Read more
 
 

Trade Me chases up Dick Smith non-deliveries

  • News
  • January 14, 2016
  • Sarah Dunn
Trade Me chases up Dick Smith non-deliveries

Some shoppers have goods stuck in limbo after purchasing items from Dick Smith’s Trade Me portal, and the Kiwi company is looking into what it can do. Dick Smith appointed receivers on January 4 after directors placed the Australian group into voluntary administration.

Read more
Next page
Results for
Topics
Jobs
About us.

The Register provides essential industry news and intelligence, updated daily. And the digital newsletter delivers the latest news to your inbox twice a week — for free!

©2009–2015 Tangible Media. All rights reserved.
Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Privacy policy.

Advertise
The Register

editor@theregister.co.nz

Content marketing/advertising? Email anita@tangiblemedia.co.nz or call 022 639 3004

View Media Kit

}