Raison d’être

A new initiative that offers affordable kitchen space and a mentoring programme is about a whole lot more than helping food and beverage businesses thrive – it’s also about promoting a sustainable food and business ecosystem and encouraging healthier communities. Say hello to The Kitchen Project, a story which we're republishing this as part of our Poverty Week pop-up.


While New Zealand occupies an isolated corner of the globe, it’s still affected by global cultural changes. TRA New Zealand cultural strategist Antonia Mann explains how to understand New Zealand’s unique emerging identity in relation to universal cultural trends.

Stay cool

Brand Spanking director and creative strategist Mark Pickering and Z Energy creative technologist Spencer Willis popped into SXSW in Austin, Texas. Here's what went down.