Subscribe today - find out more
Why you should consider BusinessDesk

Comvita: 1Q earnings up 10.6% despite covid disruption

Staff reporters
Mon, 11 Oct 2021

Comvita said first-quarter operating earnings were up 10.6% despite covid-related shipping delays pushing some sales into October.The honey company said it still expects earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (ebitda) for the full year to come in between $27 million and $30m compared with $25.5m in the year ended June.That annual result was up fivefold on the previous year.The company said $4m of goods scheduled for delivery in September were delayed into October because of shipping delays. If those sales had been included...

Not convinced yet?

Subscribe to our Daily News Update free newsletter.

Technology
The Bose QC45 are simply great headphones
Henry Burrell | Sat, 04 Dec 2021

They’re feature-light compared to some rivals, but top-end noise cancellation and supreme comfort make these headphones a fine buy. 

On the Money
On the Money: Greg Foran's golden words, Colin Neal, Chris Meehan, and more
Rebecca Stevenson | Sat, 04 Dec 2021

OTM this week: the value of a broken-down old shopkeeper, Colin Neal's next Move, Chris Meehan's real meaning of long-term, and more. 

Opinion
Long live the broker, the broker is dead
Brian Gaynor | Sat, 04 Dec 2021

An increase in direct listings on the NZX is a welcome development, but they won’t gain any significant traction until brokers embrace them.

Sponsored
Creating a sustainable transport future today

TR Group assist businesses with the journey of de-carbonising heavy commercial fleet or the logistics around distributing products and services.

Sponsored
Statutory reform can deliver momentum to land transport decarbonisation

To met the government's ambitious net carbon zero target, New Zealanders need to reduce their reliance on cars.