You can pick your friends but not your family – which can make generational succession planning a risky road.
Deborah Hill Cone
Twenty-eight years ago Brett Wharfe started out, just by himself, in the hothouse business. He wasn’t quite alone though. He had his dog and his bank to help him
Julie Christie (bless her) gets all the airtime but a new wave of Kiwi TV entrepreneurs is hitting screens in New Zealand and on the international airwaves. Imagine what they could do with a decent share of the export receipts, writes Deborah Hill Cone
What happened to Steinlager? ‘Our beer’ is barely heard from these days and even owner Lion Breweries admits its marketing has gone a bit flat. Deborah Hill Cone wonders if they’re drinking our beer anywhere