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New Zealand Archives

Legislation imposes world-leading lifetime ban on cigarette purchasing

The number of stores legally allowed to sell cigarettes will be reduced from 8000 now to just 500.

Analysis: How Covid-19 pushed NZ retailers online

A few years ago, New Zealand online retailers had lagged behind the global industry, but now, they're upping the ante.

Domino’s profit falls on soft Australian performance

A number of franchisees have left the business after underpaying workers.

Ziera closing stores as it shifts focus online

Shoe brand appoints new leadership team to drive digital transformation.

Coco Republic expanding to New Zealand

Upmarket furniture retailer to open first store in NZ.

The ‘Amazon of bulky goods’ launches in Australia

Auckland-based Container Door expands internationally.

David Jones continues international expansion

Department store retailer opens second store at refurbishing centre.

Kiwi foray pays off for Nick Scali

Positive half for furniture chain, appoints ex-DJs exec.

Michael Hill exits US, reconsiders Emma & Roe

Jewellery firm acts after poor performance abroad.

Lorna Jane to launch in New Zealand

Activewear label focuses on global ambitions.

Michael Hill records mixed half

Jewellery chain battles choppy macro conditions and competitors' rampant pre-Xmas discounting.

NZ’s largest retailer whittles down divisions

Country's biggest listed retailer wants to strip out "significant cost" by cutting duplication across the groups.

From the source: Darryl Abotomey, Bapcor Limited

Meet the CEO of Bapcor, leader in automotive-focused retail.

Godfreys pleads guilty over warranty failures

Vacuum retailer in trouble across the Tasman over extended warranty agreements.

DJs opens first international store

Department store welcomes New Zealand shoppers.

David Jones’ bringing upmarket downtown in Wellington

David Jones opens doors to its first international store in New Zealand – marking its first venture outside Australia in...

Spend-less Shoes’ onward march

Shoe retailer focused on growing store network and increasing online presence.

Target Australia expands to New Zealand

Target Australia embraces online marketplace for NZ expansion.

RedBalloon rethinks New Zealand, plots new markets

Online experience retailer looks to spark NZ venture with local know how and new website.

Zara to open first NZ store

International fashion giant set for Auckland arrival.