Stellar New Line-up Revealed for Id Fashion Week 2016

Press Release – iD Fashion Show

Stellar New Line-up Revealed for Id Fashion Week 2016 Stolen Girlfriends Club, Zambesi, TUR, Julian Danger and this years iD International Emerging Designer Awards winner, Steve Hall, are among a fresh new line-up for next years iD Dunedin Fashion Week, … Read more »

World-Leading Robots Installed at Smithfield Plant

Press Release – MILMEQ

Leading meat processor and exporter Alliance Group has installed two robots at its Smithfield plant near Timaru as part of its strategy to improve the co-operatives operational efficiency. Read more »

Waipapa exporter wins $30k business development grant

Press Release – Duenorth

ecobeings Ltd of Waipapa is the recipient of the second $30,000 grant of 2015 from the Top Energy Business Development Fund. The money will help the company to buy a soap and powder manufacturing process line, enabling it to set up a factory, hire … Read more »

Family Christmas comes out top

Press Release – FujiFilm

A recent nationwide survey conducted by Fujifilm New Zealand has revealed that Christmas day with family is the nations favourite holiday moment to record. Over a third of Kiwis (36%) choose to capture images of their kin on this festive occasion. In … Read more »

Manufacturing growth helps pick up the slack

Press Release – NZMEA

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) figures released today by Statistics New Zealand showed growth in the manufacturing sector of 2.8% on the previous quarter. The manufacturing sector is showing some strength and helping to pick up some of the economic slack … Read more »

Appeal Court largely upholds ruling on ‘batts’ branding

Article – BusinessDesk

Dec. 16 (BusinessDesk) – Rival building products makers Knauf and Fletcher Building didn’t move the Court of Appeal in their tussle over the use of the term “batts” to describe insulation. Read more »

Fonterra sells yoghurt, dessert unit after $108M writedown

Article – BusinessDesk

Dec. 16 (BusinessDesk) – Fonterra Cooperative Group, the world’s biggest dairy exporter, has sold its Australian yoghurt and dairy dessert business to Parmalat Australia for an undisclosed sum, having written it down by $108 million in the 2015 financial … Read more »

Kiwi Business Leads the Way in Natural Oral Healthcare

Press Release – Grin

New innovations have been disrupting industries around the world, from taxis without metres to supermarket checkouts without operators, rapid change can be felt in every industry and the next major category disruption could be happening in your very own … Read more »

ComCom says Fonterra’s support loans should be in milk price

Article – BusinessDesk

Dec. 15 (BusinessDesk) – The Commerce Commission has signed off on the way Fonterra Cooperative Group calculates its milk payout this season but says it will be keeping an eye on issues such as its cost of capital calculation and interest-free support … Read more »

US dairy exports fall, Australia, Europe strong, NZ slows

Article – BusinessDesk

Dairy exports from the US down, Australia and Europe remain strong, NZ slows, Fonterra says Read more »

Bringing relief to New Zealand men

Press Release – bizSearch

With 7 different sizes and a free online measuring tape MY.SIZE makes it easy for New Zealand men to find their perfect sized condom Read more »

NZ manufacturing activity picks up in November

Article – BusinessDesk

Dec. 11 (BusinessDesk) – New Zealand manufacturing activity picked up in November, suggesting the economy expanded at a faster pace in the second half of the year. Read more »

UPDATE: Fonterra holds steady on forecast milk price

Article – Businesswire

Dec. 10 (BusinessDesk) – Fonterra Cooperative Groups decision to hold steady its forecast farmgate milk price in the hope global dairy prices will lift in the first half of next year came as no surprise to market players. Read more »

Positive Move with OCR Drop

Press Release – Employers And Manufacturers Association

Todays drop in the Official Cash Rate (OCR) is a positive move for the economy says the Employers and Manufacturers Association. The Reserve Bank reduced the OCR by 25 basis points to 2.50 percent. Chief Executive Officer, Kim Campbell, says a … Read more »

Munch Food Awards 2015

Press Release – Munch Awards

The people have spoken, and we now know who they think are the goodies and baddies of the kids food industry. We had votes from all over the country, from Australia and around the globe. The results have now been tallied and we are excited to tell … Read more »

New fisheries factory to boost Chatham Islands economy

Press Release – Aotearoa Fisheries

The brand new Aotearoa Fisheries Ltd factory was opened on the Chatham Islands yesterday by the Minister for Primary Industries, Hon Nathan Guy, in a celebratory ceremony that recognised the boost it would give the local economy. Read more »

AFFCO Talley workforce angered as first pay falls short

Press Release – Meat Workers Union

The first pay-day under the Court ordered return to work on previous union terms and conditions has left workers at the AFFCO Talley plants furious at the mistakes, pay cuts and omissions, says the NZ Meat Workers Union. Read more »

New Chatham Islands fish factory a major boost

Press Release – New Zealand Government

The opening of a new $3 million fish processing plant in the Chatham Islands yesterday is a major economic boost for the community, says Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy. Read more »

Affco baulks at having Helen Kelly in mediation sessions

Article – Businesswire

Affco baulks at having Helen Kelly in mediation sessions with meat workers union, parties head back to court Read more »

Manufacturing shows growth – 8 December

Press Release – NZMEA

Todays release of the Economic Survey of Manufacturing by Statistics New Zealand showed solid growth in the manufacturing sector, with all manufacturing sales values increasing 4.2% on the previous quarter, and sales of manufacturing excluding meat … Read more »

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