Archive for the 'Business' Category

DHL Express Female-led Operations Team Grows 46% In 5 Years

Press Release – DHL Express NZ


  • DHL Express New Zealand’s ‘Women in Operations’ program helps diversify a once male-dominated workplace and promotes women to leadership positions
  • DHL Express New Zealand records the highest number of female employees across the company’s network in Asia Pacific

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Introducing Outset, NZ’s Largest Deep Tech Hub Gets New Name

Press Release – Outset

Today New Zealand’s largest and fastest growing hub for deep tech startups is getting a new name, with LevelTwo becoming Outset Ventures. Read more »

Kiwi Workers Reluctant To Make Business Trips Across The Ditch Despite Trans-Tasman Bubble Opening

Press Release – Frog Recruitment

When the trans-Tasman travel bubble opens today, many Kiwi companies won’t be rushing to buy an air ticket, reluctant to cross the ditch to do business. Read more »

Government Partnership With Amazon Studios Is Great News For Auckland

Press Release – Auckland Unlimited


• The Government has confirmed a long-term partnership with Amazon Studios around its production based on The Lord of the Rings. Read more »

Rt. Hon Jacinda Ardern Opens Physical And Virtual Comvita Wellness Lab In World-first Dual Launch

Press Release – Comvita New Zealand

PM Jacinda Ardern smelling the honey scent jar.

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SEEK NZ Employment Report – March 2021

Press Release – SEEK New Zealand


  • March saw the highest number of jobs ever advertised on
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Airline Fizzing For Full Throttle Monday

Press Release – Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand is revving up for a mammoth day on Monday (19 April) with more than 5,000 passengers expected to travel on the day to reunite with whānau and friends. Read more »

Vodafone NZ First Business In Aotearoa To Be Awarded Key AWS Accreditation

Press Release – Vodafone

Just over seven months after launching Vodafone Connect, a customised cloud contact centre solution powered by Amazon Connect, Vodafone New Zealand has been accepted into the Amazon Connect Service Delivery Program, making it the first business in Aotearoa to be awarded this status. Read more »

Colenso BBDO Begins New Era, Appoints Angela Watson As Managing Director

Press Release – Colenso BBDO

Colenso BBDO, one of the world’s most creative agencies, today appointed local candidate Angela Watson as Managing Director following an extensive global search. Read more »

An Economy On The Mend Promises Future Growth For The Out Of Home Industry

Press Release – Out Of Home Media Association Aotearoa

The Out of Home Media Association Aotearoa (OOHMAA) reports its strongest quarterly revenue performance since Q1 2020, signalling the sectors continued recovery post-Covid-19. The association was pleased to report net media revenue of $26.9 million for Q1 2021, a decline of -8.3% year-on-year and an improvement from a -12.5% decline in Q4. Read more »

Exterior Property Washing Services During Auckland’s Water Crisis – Elite Property Wash

Press Release – Exterior Cleaning Industry Association

There are few instances that require entire populations to work together to overcome it. A lack of necessary resources for human survival is one such case, and while that may sound hyperbolic, this is the exact case with Auckland’s water supply. Read more »

A One Stop Shop Summit Will Feature Best Hospitality And Chefs Have To Offer

Press Release – Hospitality New Zealand

Hospitality NZ and NZChefs Association are to host the inaugural New Zealand Hospitality Summit and trade show in September this year. Read more »

Industry Leaders Partner To Reduce Freight Emissions

Press Release – Sustainable Business Council

A report released today by the Sustainable Business Council’s (SBC) Freight Group sets out an ambitious but achievable 30-year pathway to progressively decarbonise New Zealand’s freight system. Read more »

REINZ March Data: House Prices Hit New Highs, Properties Sell At Fastest Pace & Highest Percentage Of Auctions Ever

Press Release – REINZ

Median prices for residential property across New Zealand increased by 24.3% from $665,000 in March 2020 to $826,300 in March 2021 a new record high for the country. Additionally, 12 out of 16 regions reached record median prices and so did 32 districts, according to the latest data from the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ), source of the most complete and accurate real estate data in New Zealand. Read more »

Westpac Auckland Business Awards – Best Of The Best Woop! Woop! They Did It!

Press Release – Auckland Business Chamber

Parisian foodie and Woop! founder Thomas Dietz’s topped an incredible five-year journey with the Westpac Auckland Business Awards this evening when Woop! won the Supreme Business Excellence Award. Read more »

Deep-tech Champion Joins KiwiNet Board

Press Release – KiwiNet

HAMILTON, NZ, 15 April 2021 – KiwiNet has appointed deep-tech champion Vignesh Kumar to its board of directors as an additional independent board member. KiwiNet has also appointed Zoe Murphy as a board observer, a newly implemented role designed to foster capability and diversity within New Zealand’s research commercialisation governance and leadership. Read more »

Kiwi Experts Leading Global Conversation For UN About Equitable Food Systems

Press Release – United Fresh

Auckland, April 15, 2021: United Fresh, Aotearoa’s pan produce industry organisation, is set to lead a United Nations Independent Dialogue as part of the UN’s global initiative the Food Systems Summit (UNFSS). Read more »

Kiwibank Again Scoops Canstar’s Bank Of The Year – Home Loans!

Press Release – Canstar

Kiwibank is New Zealand’s top home loan provider, scooping Canstar’s accolade for the second year running.

Canstar’s General Manager Jose George said Kiwibank’s back-to-back win reflected how it catered for all Kiwis, Read more »

Government Report Shows Need For Urgent Protection Of Land For Food Production, HortNZ Says

Press Release – Horticulture NZ

Horticulture New Zealand is calling on the Government to act urgently to protect highly productive land for food production. Read more »

Despite LVRs And Govt Measures, March Achieves Record Highs

Press Release – Century 21 Real Estate

“With 20% deposit requirements for owner-occupiers and 30% for property investors taking effect from 1 March, most anticipated some cooling. Read more »

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