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Amazon moves into food with range of pantry staples

Online marketplace continues expansion into new categories down under.


Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65

The billionaire started Microsoft with high school friend, Bill Gates.

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NZ dollar rises

Kiwi rises against the greenback.

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Countdown stores now plastic-bag free

Supermarket chain phases out single use plastic bags.


McDonald’s NZ to trial carbon fibre straws

Fast food giant to trial fibre-based straws in some of its restaurants in NZ before the end of 2018.

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Fast Retailing profit soars as Uniqlo Asia booms

Fast Retailing profit rose 34 per cent to $2.96 billion in the year to August.


Caltex CFO retires

Hepworth will remain in the role until mid-2019.

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Michael Hill posts drop in first quarter sales

Jewellery chain’s sales drop for the quarter as it restructures its business.

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NZ dollar unchanged

Kiwi stays steady against the greenback.


Sears files for bankruptcy amid struggling sales

The long struggling retailer files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in an effort to save its business.

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Kathmandu to open new flagship store in Christchurch

Travel and adventure brand selects “very visible and accessible” site.


Adairs shifts focus to larger format stores

Bedding retailer to focus on new categories, larger stores and online.

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