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Fashion Designers Fight Against Animal Abuse

Wednesday, 16 September 2015, 2:04 pm | Beat Communications

Paw Justice and 10 well-known fashion designers are uniting in the fight against animal abuse in the recently launched Compassion Fashion campaign. Stolen Girlfriends Club, Thing Thing, Peter Alexander, Workshop, Ruby, Federation, Zambesi, Mr G, Hydro ... More >>

Cadbury Rolls 25,000 Jaffas for Surf Life Saving New Zealand

Monday, 7 July 2014, 4:04 pm | Beat Communications

Surf Life Saving New Zealand has joined forces with Cadbury to run 25,000 Jaffas down Baldwin Street at the famous Jaffa Race in July. More >>

‘The People’s Artist’ has arrived

Wednesday, 2 July 2014, 1:42 pm | Beat Communications

Renowned New Zealand artist, Craig S. Primrose QSM, launched a new campaign last night to celebrate everyday Kiwis and their contribution to New Zealand through portraiture. The launch of ‘The Peoples Artist’ campaign gives artist Craig S. Primrose the ... More >>

V Energy Big Air Chilly Bin Jump on this Weekend

Thursday, 23 January 2014, 11:18 am | Beat Communications

V ENERGY 4 & ROTARY NATIONALS SHOW AND SHINE: ASB SHOWGROUNDS, 217 Greenlane West, AUCKLAND (Saturday 25 January, 9am - 6pm) V ENERGY 4 & ROTARY NATIONALS DRAG RACING: FRAM AUTOLITE DRAGWAY, State Highway 1, MEREMERE (Sunday 26 January, ... More >>

Jaffa Race raises money for charities!

Friday, 26 July 2013, 4:14 pm | Beat Communications

Jaffas wore a new fluro green look today when they jostled and tumbled down world’s steepest street at the infamous Cadbury Jaffa Race in Dunedin. The race marked the end of the week long Dunedin Cadbury Chocolate Carnival and raised funds for Parents ... More >>

Experience Beyonce's 'The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour’

Monday, 8 July 2013, 1:09 pm | Beat Communications

Pepsi is excited to announce their collaboration with Beyoncé in bringing the eagerly anticipated ‘The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour’ to New Zealand. Following a sold-out tour of Europe and the US, Pepsi will bring extraordinary and unforgettable experiences ... More >>

UK Guerilla Gardener encourages local projects

Thursday, 14 March 2013, 7:00 pm | Beat Communications

Richard Reynolds, a British advocate on guerilla gardening will be speaking to local businesses and residents (Wednesday 3rd April) about the Guerilla Gardening movement which is changing public and political perception in the UK. More >>

Back to work, back to school…back to breakfast!

Friday, 8 February 2013, 11:34 am | Beat Communications

The back to school date has arrived, mornings are crazy to get through…. Kiwis need to start eating breakfast. A belVita Breakfast survey showed that 46% of us skip breakfast at least once a week and almost a third of breakfast skippers, skip ... More >>

NZ Families Desperately Need Your Help Now!

Wednesday, 19 December 2012, 10:12 am | Beat Communications

Now in its 18th year, the Kmart Wishing Tree Appeal is aiming to collect 40,000 gifts for charity partner the Salvation Army to distribute to families in need. More >>

Give a Can. See a Movie. Do a Good Thing

Tuesday, 21 August 2012, 12:19 pm | Beat Communications

Event: Wattie’s Cans Film Festival When: Wednesday 7 November Where: Hoyts Cinemas, EVENT Cinemas, Reading Cinemas and independent cinemas across New Zealand The Wattie’s Cans Film Festival is back, and this, its 19th year, promises to be bigger than ever. ... More >>

Can’t Help Myself – by the v Motion Project

Friday, 22 June 2012, 11:53 am | Beat Communications

For immediate release Friday 22 June Can’t Help Myself – by the v Motion Project Can’t Help Myself by The V Motion Project, a song created solely by the body’s movement, has been released today, and is available for download at On May ... More >>

Skinny on the road to Raggamuffin

Tuesday, 24 January 2012, 3:25 pm | Beat Communications

Skinny Mobile is embracing more festie fun this weekend, kicking off this Friday with a pre-Raggamuffin party. Hooking up with Mai FM, Skinny is heading south on the Mai Skinny Road trip, with a stop off in Huntly for prize giveaways, followed ... More >>

Something big is about to hit the catwalk this summer

Monday, 17 October 2011, 1:19 pm | Beat Communications

On 11/11/11 two iconic New Zealand brands will join together to create the first ever plus sized fashion show for both men and women. More >>

New Zealanders vote for local heroes

Tuesday, 6 September 2011, 1:55 pm | Beat Communications

Wattie's Baked BeaNZ has been voted as the Kiwi favourite in the election that divided the nation. More >>

Iconic Brand Anchor Celebrates 125 years of Growing Families

Monday, 29 August 2011, 2:51 pm | Beat Communications

Anchor, one of New Zealand’s oldest and most iconic brands, is celebrating its 125th birthday by giving Kiwis the chance to win one of ten family reunions. Over the years Anchor has become well-known for its emotive, ‘close to home’ marketing ... More >>

Otherside of the World project releases tracks

Wednesday, 17 August 2011, 1:50 pm | Beat Communications

In May this year, the British Council launched an innovative creative commons project called Otherside Of The World. The idea was to create an EP of new creative commons music, recorded between London and Auckland (over each day/night), in Red Bull Studios ... More >>

Get Lost with The Edge

Monday, 8 August 2011, 1:07 pm | Beat Communications

Imagine being stuck in a box for 21 days with nothing but a camera and a computer to keep you company. Would you do it for your share of $40,000?? More >>

Weet-Bix kids achieve 100% in record rugby scrum attempt

Thursday, 14 July 2011, 4:01 pm | Beat Communications

This afternoon Kiwi kids proved nothing stops a Weet-Bix kid when they successfully attempted the Guinness World Record for the World’s largest rugby scrum. More >>

We Can Create announces two new speakers for showcase

Thursday, 14 July 2011, 3:00 pm | Beat Communications

Design and communications agency The Church yesterday announced Chris Graham and Rafaël Rozendaal will take the stand at We Can Create , a symposium for creative industry professionals at Auckland’s Aotea Centre 26-27 August 2011. More >>

A Royal Gift from New Zealand Royalty

Wednesday, 27 April 2011, 3:19 pm | Beat Communications

The King has sent a special gift to Wills and Kate this week to celebrate their upcoming nuptials On behalf of Burger King lovers throughout New Zealand, The King has commissioned a specially engraved 21-piece Royal Doulton Dinner Service set. Each individual piece ... More >>