Archive for the 'Business' Category

Air New Zealand update on Auckland Airport runway closure

Press Release – Air New Zealand

The closure of Auckland Airport’s runway this afternoon has impacted a number of Air New Zealand’s regional services. Read more »

Challenging Times Continue For Retailers

Press Release – Retail NZ

The latest Retail NZ Retail Radar Report shows that despite the busy Black Friday, Christmas and Boxing Day sales periods, a significant number of retailers did not hit their sales targets for the quarter ended 31 December. Read more »

Higher airfares and rents boost inflation

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

The consumers price index (CPI) rose 0.5 percent in the December 2019 quarter due to rising prices for both international and domestic airfares, rent, and petrol, Stats NZ said today. Read more »

Substantial Increase in First Half NPAT* for Oceania

Press Release – Oceania Healthcare

MEDIA RELEASE 24 January 2020

Substantial Increase in First Half Unaudited Underlying NPAT* for Oceania Healthcare. Read more »

Nozomi Networks Earns Leadership Ranking in Frost Radar

Press Release – Nozomi Networks

Nozomi Networks Earns Leadership Ranking in Frost Radar with 2019 Record of Growth & Innovation

A well-executed growth strategy and track record of product innovation earn Nozomi Networks the Leader position in Frost & Sullivan’s prestigious Frost Radar: 2019 Read more »

Massive logistics behind transporting Karaka 2020 horses

Press Release – Road Transport Forum

23 January 2020
More than 1,000 of New Zealand’s finest thoroughbred yearlings will be trucked in and out of the Karaka 2020 sales over the next week in a massive logistics operation, Road Transport Forum (RTF) chief executive Nick Leggett says. Read more »

Chapman Tripp Advises Infrared Capital Partners

Press Release – Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp Advises Infrared Capital Partners on Sale of Stake in Auckland South Corrections Facility PPP Read more »

WPP AUNZ strengthens its MarTech offer with acquisition

Press Release – Inspired Kindergartens

Sydney January 23, 2020: WPP AUNZ has further bolstered its suite of digital solutions for the New Zealand market, announcing the acquisition of Dominion. Read more »

Gull Celebrates Start To The New Work Year with Discount Day

Press Release – Gull New Zealand

To celebrate the return of most Kiwis back to a New Work Year, Gull New Zealand is offering a 10 cent per litre discount, the Discount Day will apply to all Gull’s fuel types across the company’s entire network from 7:00am on Thursday 23 January 2020 until 12:00PM Midday on Friday 24 January 2020. Read more »

Air New Zealand using computer vision AI

Press Release – Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand is trialling the latest in computer vision artificial intelligence (AI) in its search for innovative ways to continually improve aircraft turn times and better on-time performance. Read more »

Rents in the capital crack $600 for the first time

Press Release – Trademe

Tenants in the capital are facing record breaking rents after the median weekly rent in Wellington City cracked the $600 mark for the first time ever in December, according to the latest Trade Me Rental Price Index. Read more »

Vodafone launches ginormous data plans

Press Release – Vodafone

Vodafone launches ginormous data plans for fixed wireless broadband customers
300GB & 600GB plans on sale and trial of 1TB plans as Kiwis increase their data use

Wednesday 22 January 2020 Read more »

JLL appoints CIO for Australia and New Zealand

Press Release – JLL

Kathleen Stubbs’ experience spans Blockchain for property, IoT, AI and Robotic Process Automation solutions Read more »

Century 21 kicks off recruitment drive

Press Release – Century 21 Real Estate

“Last year was all about our global rebrand and the return of Kiwi ownership for Century 21 New Zealand. This year will be about attracting high performing salespeople and business owners from other companies to open a Century 21 franchise,” says Derryn Mayne, owner of Century 21 New Zealand. Read more »

SEEK New Zealand Employment & Salary Trends Report

Press Release – SEEK

Q4: October – December 2019
Smaller regions lead the pack in job ad increase Read more »

NZ Chocolate Awards are Back

Press Release – New Zealand Chocolate Awards

The country’s favourite awards are back for 2020 with the return of the NZ Chocolate Awards.

On the first Saturday of March an esteemed panel of food professionals lead by international chocolate judge Elle Coco will smell, taste and assess a selection of New Zealand chocolate to find and name the country’s finest. Read more »

Online retailer Container Door fined $54K over unsafe bikes

Press Release – Commerce Commission

21 January 2020
Release No. 76

Online retailer Container Door fined $54K over unsafe bikes
Online retailer Container Door Limited has been fined $54,000 for supplying unsafe pedal bicycles, following a Commerce Commission investigation. Read more »

Active+ Celebrates 30 Years in Business

Press Release – Active Plus

One of the last remaining NZ owned physiotherapy and rehabilitation networks plans growth and continued focus on quality care for all Kiwis Read more »

Unitary Plan Presents Opportunities for Auckland Land Owners

Press Release – Subdivide Simplified

The Auckland Unitary Plan has presented lucrative opportunities for property owners to profit from subdividing land. With the rules changed, it’s now possible for many that weren’t previously eligible to take advantage of their space and begin developing their lots. Throughout Auckland, the Council’s adjustments to city planning legislation have opened up possibilities for development as they came into effect. Read more »

New research reveals Kiwis are losing confidence

Press Release – Smile Direct Club

New research reveals Kiwis are losing confidence – but smiling is the answer

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, January 20, 2020 – New research has revealed the confidence of many New Zealanders has decreased with over a quarter (27%) of Kiwis claiming their day-to-day confidence has declined in the last five years. Read more »

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