He waka eke noa

In the 2013 census, 21.3 percent of the population identified themselves as being able to converse in Māori, continuing a downward trend for the language. Now, in an effort to keep the language alive for generations to come, local brands are marking Te Wiki o te Reo Māori (Māori Language Week) with some lessons.

Muy bien

Popular foodie destination, The Lucky Taco, now offers customers home delivered ‘ready to assemble’ bundles under its new brand, Lucky Street Meal Kits. Owners Sarah and Otis Frizzell are the masterminds behind both ventures, we spoke to Sarah about the new offerings and what fans of The Lucky Taco now have to look forward to.


The TVNZ-NZ Marketing Awards are back to celebrate the talent and success of the New Zealand marketing industry. Now in its 26th year, it is the only awards programme that recognises the business benefits of strong marketing strategies.

Gratuitous self-promotion

The 2017 Technology issue of Idealog is out now and is chock-full of 150 pages of tech-related goodness. This issue features stories on hacking, driverless cars, the future of finance, technology addiction, VR for good, an interview with Soul Machines, and Idealog's first ever sci-fi section. In the spirit of gratuitous self-promotion, read on for a full run-down of what you can expect in this issue.