Boutique towns could be saved

New laws require building owners in high-risk areas, such as Manawatū, Horowhenua and Wellington, to strengthen or demolish high priority buildings within seven-and-a-half years. One of those affected is Feilding [ … ]

Sparkling water start-up gets backing

Vista, the brainchild of three Auckland schoolmates turned business partners, was developed in late 2017 to fill a gap in the market for a genuinely healthy beverage. The sparkling water, [ … ]

KiwiBuild ‘significant’ to city

The plans, announced last November by Housing Minister Phil Tywford, will see 68 homes built on Banks St and Discovery Pl in Marfell. Civil works at the site should be [ … ]

Grammar Electrical acquires ADSEL

Grammar Electrical director Aaron Dempsey (pictured) says the purchase brings Grammar’s specialisation in small electrical jobs, together with ADSEL Electrical ’s leadership in Auckland’s commercial fit out sector. “Grammar and [ … ]

Bike courier delivers in a dash

Vaughan Antonio, who has represented New Zealand in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, is now delivering items around Palmerston North’s CBD for his new venture Dash Cycle Couriers. Antonio, who has previously worked [ … ]