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Business in the time of delta

Brent Melville
Fri, 10 Sep 2021

Hospitality: needs to know 'where to adapt to'. (Image: Supplied)
Brent Melville
Fri, 10 Sep 2021
Rodd & Gunn chief executive Mike Beagley is circumspect about the impacts of covid lockdowns.“Nothing will ever cover you for the full cost, so all you can do is make sure you come out the other side. Hopefully, there’s a strong rebound and you’re still there to benefit.”The men’s fashion brand, established in Queen St Auckland in 1987, operates 120 stores across Australia and New Zealand. It has another 10 stores in the US and a shop in London.Of those, 70 remain closed across lockdowns in its three most impor...

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Retail Analysis
The chips are down: supermarkets off to shaky start
Pattrick Smellie | Thu, 21 Oct 2021

Supermarket owners struggled to address the questions the Commerce Commission put to them on the first day of the hearings on grocery market competition.

Primary Sector
A2 Milk may face second class action claim
Rebecca Howard | Thu, 21 Oct 2021

Hundreds of shareholders have already registered interest in a class action claim in Australia.

Auckland Airport takes aim at 'rushed' rent relief
Brent Melville | Thu, 21 Oct 2021

The airport has already paid out more than $185 million in rent relief to its tenants, and says proposed government changes need to be targeted for those who need it.

Decarbonising infrastructure – navigating an abundance of policy and analysis

We have a rare opportunity to align significant public infrastructure investment with urgent climate change reform, but time is short and we all need to act.

Let's not lose sight of the wood for the trees

As much generation will need to be built in the next 14 years as has been built in the last 40+ years for Aotearoa to meet its commitment of achieving net zero emissions by 2050.