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Which brands are NZ's 2014 Most Trusted?

23 July 2014: Reader’s Digest has just unveiled its latest survey of New Zealand’s Most Trusted brands. Which have both the best emotional connection and high brand values?

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2014 Wares Awards Semi-Finalists announced

18 July 2014: The Semi-Finalists in the 2014 Wares Awards Retailer and Young Retailer of the Year categories have been announced, congratulations to them all!

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The Good Guys to exit New Zealand by August

30 June 2014 (updated): The Good Guys will exit the NZ market by August. The Warehouse Group looks to use the sites, Noel Leeming to provide transitional customer support.

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Poacher turned gamekeeper turns poacher again

19 June 2014: Sunbeam Appliances (a trading name of GUD NZ Holdings) has announced the appointment of Cliff Carr to the position of National Sales & Marketing Manager New Zealand, starting Monday 9 June.

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Countdown to the Wares Awards! Are you on to it?

18 June 2014: The 2014 Wares Awards are now starting to really get cracking (nominations closed yesterday for the 3 people categories!!) so now you need to get onto your entries!

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Changes to CGA, FTA come into force today

17 June 2014: Today is the day that changes to the Consumer Guarantees Act and Fair Trading Act come into force. Make sure you're up to date!

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How to win with Wi-Fi (and Mitsubishi Electric)

17 June 2014: Now all Mitsubishi Electric high wall heat pumps can be upgraded with the addition of a Wi-Fi Adaptor and there's a prize for retailers who remember that...

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The latest movers & shakers in the appliance channel

12 June 2014: Some of the latest movers & shakers in the appliance channel!

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Buying in "cool factor"? Beats to supply Apple’s lost mojo?

12 June 2014: Since Apple announced it had agreed to acquire subscription streaming music service Beats Music, and Beats Electronics (uber-fashionable headphones, speakers and audio software), speculation has been rife about what it would do with them. 

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Just can’t get no satisfaction? Really?

12 June 2014: Canstar Blue's latest customer satisfaction surveys sort out whose customers are most satisfied...

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My Kitchen Rules (actually Breville Rules!)

12 June 2014: Breville is not only making mileage out of its My Kitchen Rules deal but also its top billing in Canstar's microwave survey.

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2014 Appnet Conference photos are now uploaded

06 May 2014: All the photos from the 2014 Appnet Conference in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, are now uploaded here! Feel free to share them around.

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Which brands are NZ's 2014 Most Trusted?

23 July 2014: Reader’s Digest has just unveiled its latest survey of New Zealand’s Most Trusted brands. Which have both the best emotional connection and high brand values?

The Good Guys to exit New Zealand by August

30 June 2014 (updated): The Good Guys will exit the NZ market by August. The Warehouse Group looks to use the sites, Noel Leeming to provide transitional customer support.

"Just the Job" - TV gets behind careers in retail

19 June 2014: Saturday morning TV2 show Just the Job has been letting viewers get to grips with what’s involved in a career in retail. 

How to win with Wi-Fi (and Mitsubishi Electric)

17 June 2014: Now all Mitsubishi Electric high wall heat pumps can be upgraded with the addition of a Wi-Fi Adaptor and there's a prize for retailers who remember that...

The latest movers & shakers in the appliance channel

12 June 2014: Some of the latest movers & shakers in the appliance channel!

Countdown to the Wares Awards! Are you on to it?

27 June 2014: The 2014 Wares Awards are now starting to really get cracking so now you need to get onto your entries!

JB Hi-Fi has “strongest reputation in Australia”

12 June 2014: The 2014 Corporate Reputation Index says that JB Hi-Fi has the highest ranking of the 60 Australian companies measured.

Distribution changes arrive in key audio categories

02 May 2014: Pudney & Lee extends its Philips offering with AVM products, while Convoy International reveals new JBL and harman/kardon deal for New Zealand.

2014 Wares Awards Semi-Finalists announced

18 July 2014: The Semi-Finalists in the 2014 Wares Awards Retailer and Young Retailer of the Year categories have been announced, congratulations to them all!

Poacher turned gamekeeper turns poacher again

19 June 2014: Sunbeam Appliances (a trading name of GUD NZ Holdings) has announced the appointment of Cliff Carr to the position of National Sales & Marketing Manager New Zealand, starting Monday 9 June.

Changes to CGA, FTA come into force today

17 June 2014: Today is the day that changes to the Consumer Guarantees Act and Fair Trading Act come into force. Make sure you're up to date!

2014 James Dyson Award opens for entries

17 June 2014: The prestigious annual James Dyson Award is now calling for entries in product design and engineering for the 2014 competition.

My Kitchen Rules (actually Breville Rules!)

12 June 2014: Breville is not only making mileage out of its My Kitchen Rules deal but also its top billing in Canstar's microwave survey.

Buying in "cool factor"? Beats to supply Apple’s lost mojo?

12 June 2014: Since Apple announced it had agreed to acquire subscription streaming music service Beats Music, and Beats Electronics (uber-fashionable headphones, speakers and audio software), speculation has been rife about what it would do with them. 

2014 Appnet Conference photos are now uploaded

06 May 2014: All the photos from the 2014 Appnet Conference in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, are now uploaded here! Feel free to share them around.

Noel Leeming rebranding due this year

16 April 2014: Noel Leeming stores will be getting a rebrand in FY2015 (that's between1 August 2014 and 31 July 2015).