Archive for the 'Business' Category

Auckland businesswoman in running for Entrepreneur of Year

Press Release – Nirvana Health Group

22 July 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Auckland businesswoman in the running for Entrepreneur of the Year Read more »

Air NZ’s Safety in Hollywood another online blockbuster

Press Release – Air New Zealand

Media release

22 July 2016

Air New Zealand’s Safety in Hollywood another online blockbuster Read more »

Stephen Copulos becomes 2nd largest shareholder in ARB

Article – BusinessDesk

Friday 22 July 2016 02:53 PM

Australian Restaurant Brands director Stephen Copulos becomes 2nd largest shareholder

By Fiona Rotherham Read more »

Godfrey Hirst granted leave for narrow appeal

Article – BusinessDesk

Friday 22 July 2016 02:02 PM

Godfrey Hirst granted leave for narrow appeal on wool scouring merger

By Paul McBeth

July 22 (BusinessDesk) – Australian-owned carpet maker Godfrey Hirst has been given a small window to appeal a High Court ruling as it continues efforts to stop New Zealand’s largest wool scouring operations from merging. Read more »

What’s Your Flavour NZ?

Press Release – Cadbury

Media release
July, 2016

What’s Your Flavour NZ?
National conversation seeks to unearth Kiwi flavour inspirations Read more »

NZ needs to clear the barriers to social enterprise

Press Release – University of Auckland

Business for good: why New Zealand needs to clear the barriers to social enterprise

Innovation in the fast-growing sector of social enterprise is being hampered by a lack of knowledge, outdated laws and under-developed capital markets. Read more »

Equity no longer a sure thing when it comes to finance

Press Release – LoanPlan Mortgages and Finance

Equity no longer a sure thing when it comes to securing finance

New Zealanders continue to top up their mortgages at a steady clip, but more and more home owners are discovering that the equity in their homes is no longer enough for bank approval – even if they want to use the money to add value to their property. Read more »

BBC Beer Branding

Press Release – BBC

BBC Beer Branding
Auckland 22 July 2016 – The Birkenhead Brewing Company is a small boutique brewing company, based in Birkenhead, Auckland. Our four beer brands are named after our local Kauri forest in our suburb and the three major streets that feed into the centre of our village. Read more »

Survey shines light on working conditions

Press Release – Victoria University of Wellington

22 July 2016
Survey of collective employment agreements shines light on working conditions
A survey of over 2,000 collective employment agreements from Victoria University of Wellington shows that while gains are being made for unionised workers, the benefits are having a wider effect as collectively agreed terms and conditions are often extended to new employees and non-union workers. Read more »

Secondary school students sample the water industry

Press Release – Connexis

Secondary school students sample behind the scenes taste of water industry

22 July, 2016: An enthusiastic group of secondary school students enjoyed a behind the scenes taste of the water industry recently experiencing what it takes to provide Auckland with clean, safe drinking water. Read more »

Dip in June milk collection not as big as previously thought

Article – BusinessDesk

Friday 22 July 2016 10:45 AM

Fonterra’s dip in June milk collection not as big as previously thought

By Paul McBeth

July 22 (BusinessDesk) – Fonterra Cooperative Group says the decline in milk collection last month wasn’t as big as previously thought because the extra day of a leap year mucked up its modelling. Read more »

NZ staff turnover rising as balance tips

Article – BusinessDesk

Friday 22 July 2016 10:51 AM

NZ staff turnover is rising as balance tips in favour of job seekers

By Fiona Rotherham

July 22 (BusinessDesk) – Staff turnover is rising with more workers in New Zealand willing to risk taking on a new job in the current economic climate. Read more »

Chapman Tripp Consultant Awarded Doctorate

Press Release – Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp Consultant Awarded Doctorate

22 July 2016

Chapman Tripp consultant Craig Elliffe has been awarded a Doctorate from the University of Cambridge. Read more »

David Trubridge is Hawke’s Bay Exporter of the Year

Press Release – Export New Zealand

ExportNZ Hawke’s Bay
Media Statement

Friday 22nd July 2016

David Trubridge is Hawke’s Bay Exporter of the Year

Whakatu lighting, furniture, and jewellery designer David Trubridge has won ExportNZ’s ASB Exporter of the Year Award. Read more »

New Zealand payment times remain low

Press Release – Dun and Bradstreet

New Zealand payment times remain low
NZ_Trade_Payments_Analysis_Report__Q2_2016.pdf Read more »

All five leading retail banks require 40% property deposit

Article – BusinessDesk

Thursday 21 July 2016 04:55 PM

UDATE: All five leading retail banks require 40% deposit from property lenders Read more »

Serco keeps million dollar interpreter contract

Article – BusinessDesk

Thursday 21 July 2016 03:27 PM

Serco keeps million dollar Language Line interpreter contract

By Paul McBeth

July 21 (BusinessDesk) – Serco Australia’s citizen services division has kept its $1 million contract to provide interpretation services for a growing number of non-English speaking New Zealanders. Read more »

Acclaimed Designer Duo Joins Mercedes-Benz Fashion Elite

Press Release – Mercedes-Benz

Acclaimed Designer Duo Joins Mercedes-Benz Fashion Elite

Harman Grubiša Announced as 2016 ‘Mercedes-Benz Presents’ Designer Read more »

Auckland Council raising $200 mln in bond offer

Article – BusinessDesk

Thursday 21 July 2016 01:41 PM

Auckland Council raising $200 mln in bond offer at higher rate than last issue

By Sophie Boot Read more »

Newstalk ZB Number One Radio Station in New Zealand

Press Release – NZME.

Media Release for Immediate Release – 21 July 2016
NEWSTALK ZB NUMBER ONE RADIO STATION IN NEW ZEALAND^
HOSKING NUMBER ONE BREAKFAST IN NEW ZEALAND** Read more »

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