INDUSTRY NEWS

$16m supermarket 'will create 100 jobs'


Palmerston North City Council has notified the resource consent for a store on Pioneer Highway.

Countdown general manager for property Adrian Walker said the $16 million development would bring the total number of Countdown staff in the city to 360.

9:00 AM, 26 August 2014
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Sugary treats may be taken from supermarket checkouts


New market research has shown many New Zealanders would like supermarkets to remove confectionary from around checkouts.

1:41 PM, 18 July 2014
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Whittaker's secret weapon


It wasn't until a recent visit to a New Zealand supermarket that I understood just how huge Whittaker's have become in the homeland. The entire chocolate shelf seemed to be dedicated to products and ranges I'd never heard of or seen here in Australia.

9:57 AM, 16 July 2014
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Wellness in the Workplace Survey Report

This is the final version of the Wellness in the Workplace report, which was conducted in association with Southern Cross and Gallagher Bassett.

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Useful Weblinks

A collection of useful links for the retail industry

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NZ Public Holiday Dates 2014 - 18

Details of all NZ public holidays from 2014 - 2018, including anniversary dates of all provinces. You can also download the tables in a word document.

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