The ‘Amazon Effect’ lowers retailers’ confidence

Professor Jonathan Elms Massey University, October 7, 2017 Massey University’s latest Big Issues in Retail survey shows business confidence has declined since 2016, with the “Amazon effect” cited as the main reason for uncertainty. The survey, now in its second year, is conducted by Massey University’s Centre for Advanced Retail Studies (CARS) in collaboration with Monash University (Melbourne) and Retail…

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Labour welcomes final results

Jacinda Ardern Wellington, October 7, 2017 Today’s final election count has strengthened the mandate for change, and for negotiations to continue in earnest. We congratulate Angie Warren-Clark on becoming Labour’s 14th additional MP, which expands the Labour caucus to 46 MPs. Angie brings valuable experience to our team through her role helping the most vulnerable in her community as manager…

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