16 March 2023. Retailers across the country have already been experiencing an economic downturn well before today's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) figures.
Category - Media Releases
We speak up for retailers in the news, on a range of key issues affecting the retail sector.
Take a look at how we’re advocating for you below. Click here to see our full archive of media releases.
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24 February 2023. A Retail NZ survey shows significant Government support is required for retailers because of the economic scars caused by Cyclone Gabrielle.
10 February 2023. A snap poll from Retail NZ shows the true impact the increase in Minimum Wage has on the retail sector.
8 February 2023. Retail NZ is disappointed with the Government's decision to increase the Minimum Wage.
24 January 2023. Retail NZ has announced that it will be hosting Retail:Tech 2023 – Imagine the Future in May this year, focusing on the future of technology in retail and how retailers can integrate it in their...
19 January 2023. The typically busy Christmas peak has produced mixed results for retailers, with most failing to hit targets and inflationary pressure continuing.
28 November 2022. Retail NZ says that the Government has taken a positive step today to address retail crime but there is a lot more that needs to happen.
25 November 2022. Liz Wheadon, the General Manager of Glengarry Wines, has been elected as the President of Retail NZ. Liz is joined by the newly elected Vice President Jules Lloyd-Jones the Chief Marketing Office for...
9 October 2022. The latest Retail Radar report from Retail NZ shows that inflationary pressures will continue with a further 5 percent increase expected in prices in the next three months, with the influences behind...
6 October 2022. Retail NZ says it is disappointed that the Government is proceeding with its proposed “Fair Pay” legislation, which has been reported back to the House of Representatives from Select Committee today.