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Lewis Road Creamery is famous for its deliciously rich chocolate milk, quality butter and now a range of gourmet ice cream. And it all began when Peter Cullinane wondered why ...
Vodafone xone innovators series
Richard Gill, serial entrepreneur and founder of health and safety software company Blerter, is on a mission to save lives with software. He talks with Idealog's publisher and editorial director ...
A University of Auckland researcher says innovation in the world of social enterprise is being hampered by a lack of knowledge, out-dated laws and under-developed capital markets. He wants to ...
Black Estate is a family-run vineyard on the rolling hillsides of North Canterbury. While the vineyard now has an established reputation for producing premium organic wines that are exported around ...
Nine bolts of innovation inspiration from the 2015 NZ Innovation Awards.
Striking up a balance between studying NCEA and running an international business is a constant challenge for 17-year-old entrepreneur Toby Carr.
Five students and their professor win the world title for human powered submarining.
Wish we'd thought of that
But to expand, and expand fast (as is required by law in San Francisco), it’s going to take money. Lots of money. So this year, Brown will go out to raise another round of capital. He’s tight-lipped about how much and when, but the plan is to continue its expansion, into other styles, other markets and even other materials. “We've started with wool,” Brown says, “but there are a range of other natural materials that have been ignored by the footwear industry.”
Over two days from August 12th, Semi-Permanent will descend on New Zealand for the 14th consecutive year, bringing together a curated series of panels, discussions, networking, and parties for the ...
Harnessing “the poetic potential of new technologies”, Daniel Kamp hopes his new studio can bring technology and nature closer together.
An introduction to the design discipline that makes objects uncomfortable on purpose.
Following the recent high profile case of the Bay of Plenty Kiwifruit contracting business owing more than $226k to its workers and incurring additional penalties for breaching employment law, it ...
We all know about IQ and EQ, but Brian Richards says SQ, or spiritual intelligence, is just as important.
In the digital world, your online presence can make or break your reputation. This is especially important when you're looking for work. Sarah Pearce guides you through the murky waters.
In the shadows
If you are a New Zealand business or even just someone travelling abroad, try it for yourself. Add some aspect of the New Zealand’s emotional arsenal to your storytelling – say ‘Kia Ora’ to someone, and then explain that you are saying that you see their life spirit. Add some aspect of Māoridom to your product or marketing approach, use the New Zealand story in your own storytelling, and see what impact it has.
Some of New Zealand’s most successful entrepreneurs have been announced as finalists in this year’s Entrepreneur of the Year Awards.