Category: Business

Rollo’s to close

Rollo’s Outdoor Centre will close its doors on Saturday – ending more than 45 years of providing camping and outdoors equipment to the region. The closing down sale signs have [ … ]

Chocolate on subscription

“We live lives where we expect everything to be instantaneous, where Instagram photos drive ‘want’ and ‘need’ and create a sense of FOMO [fear of missing out], so a well-crafted [ … ]

Kibosh on Easter trading

The Manawatū District Council voted on Thursday not to adopt a policy allowing shops to trade, opting instead to stick with the status quo. The move drew criticism from mayor [ … ]

Electrifying bike sales predicted

By October last year, it’s estimated the total number of e-bikes in New Zealand doubled within the space of a year to more than 40,000. Globally, more than 40 million [ … ]