Marketplace Media is owned by a dedicated team of professionals who have been working with the company’s retail titles for the past 18 years.
The aim of the company’s management is to develop evolving communication within the three industries it now serves with highly successful magazine titles – NZ Hardware Journal, Wares and NZ Outdoor Power Equipment. It also manages two annual industry award programmes - Wares Awards and Hardware Industry Awards.
Brother and sister Andrea and Simon Little acknowledge that publishing must evolve and develop. The company is already successful with "on page" and "on stage" and is quickly developing the third phase of its development "online / on screen".
Wares magazine is a bi-monthly publication that targets the industry’s retail and supply sectors. Both value the informed and carefully researched editorial that offers the information they need on products, industry news and issues, good retailing techniques and business management.
Wares covers the entire appliance and consumer electronics market. This industry-wide publication is delivered to every retail store selling electrical appliances, audio/visual equipment, associated service centres and distributors.
NZ Hardware Journal is the trusted information source for the hardware/home improvement and builders’ supply market. Readers value the information-rich, research-based editorial that helps them sell more products and manage their businesses more profitably.
With over 25 years of service to the market, NZ Hardware Journal has become the industry standard. A monthly publication the magazine reaches retailers and suppliers in the hardware, home décor, builders’ supply and gardening industries.
NZ Outdoor Power Equipment is a specialised bi-monthly communication between suppliers, retailers and major end users of Outdoor Power Equipment (OPE) products,
These specialist retailers need the support of a strong communication medium providing the latest on new OPE products, technological advances, retailing techniques and sales and service information.