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Tech-Savvy Gen-Y Top Investment for Kiwi Businesses

April 15, 2014 • Fast food, FeaturedComments (0)

A leading business executive says investing in tech-savvy Gen-Y employees is the way forward in today’s market, and that Kiwi companies should resist giving them a bad rap. The general manager for Domino’s New Zealand, Scott Bush, says today’s youths are often criticised for their constant use of digital devices. However, the close connection that ...

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Ten newcomers reflect changes to Auckland’s dining scene

April 10, 2014 • Featured, Food serviceComments (0)

The menu is changing on the list of Auckland’s most feted 50 restaurants. Twenty per cent of the establishments on the Metro Top 50 restaurants are new to the table while five are returning after absences of varying lengths. The magazine’s Top 50...


Showcase your sustainability credentials

April 8, 2014 • Featured, Food serviceComments (0)

Conscious Consumers has launched a new smartphone application that makes it easy for consumers to find and support local businesses doing good stuff. To be listed on the application businesses need to be accredited for specific ethical and sustainable...


Pocket the best pizza deals with Domino’s new Offers App

March 31, 2014 • Fast food, FeaturedComments (0)

Constantly rummaging through each and every drawer in the house to find those vouchers you so carefully tucked away? Eliminate the hassle with the launch of Domino’s new Offers App – all the best deals, always in your pocket! Making the most of what...


‘Everywhere dining’ a response to increasing casualisation of eating out

March 31, 2014 • Featured, Food serviceComments (0)

You’re sitting on the deck, enjoying a drink with good mates. A growl from your stomach rudely interrupts your catch-up session. You don’t feel like going down to the dining room, but you want something tastier than a few olives and a bowl of fries....


New Study Reveals Kiwi Coffee Preferences

March 25, 2014 • Beverage, FeaturedComments (0)

Forget the City of Sails, Auckland is officially the flat white capital of New Zealand according to new research. Aucklanders drink more flat whites than any other coffee throughout the country with 31% saying they prefer this as their daily cup over mochas...

Carlita Campbell, Cobar Restaurant Wellington with winning dish credit Jonny Davis

Young Wellington chef wins $10,000 bursary

March 21, 2014 • Featured, Food serviceComments (0)

The only female and youngest chef among the finalists has been awarded the inaugural Ōra King Chef’s Bursary worth $10,000. Christchurch-born chef de partie Carlita Campbell (21) who works at Wellington’s Cobar Restaurant plans to use her prize to test...


Mediaweb goes into receivership: future unknown for its hospitality titles

March 20, 2014 • Featured, Food serviceComments (0)

As published by Stoppress ‘only five months after NBR reported that Mediaweb was unable to pay its staff, it has now been announced that the publisher has gone into receivership.’ Mediaweb owns a number of business to business magazines and websites...


Cafe2U pitches in as Daniel’s story goes national

March 14, 2014 • CafeComments (0)

Cerebral Palsy sufferer Daniel Clark is a 17-year-old young man whose obvious day-to-day challenges haven’t inhibited his lust for life nor caring spirit. From Terrey Hills on Sydney’s North Shore, he is a tireless worker for charity and along with...


Caffeination prepares to serve Wellington with a serious caffeine hit

March 10, 2014 • Cafe, Events, FeaturedComments (0)

Recognising the growth and exciting potential of the Coffee Industry in New Zealand the inaugural Caffeination New Zealand’s first Coffee Festival endorsed by the New Zealand Speciality Coffee Association and in conjunction with Huhtamaki New Zealand...