Comvita New Zealand - Latest News [Page 2]

Sociable Science Wins Top Prize

Tuesday, 12 April 2011, 9:24 am | Comvita New Zealand

The winning Comvita Science Challenge YouTube video entry announced last night, Rust Proof Your Health, did what some would find surprising - it made an entertaining link between antioxidants, which foods contain them and why they're so important, ... More >>

Comvita announces strategic investment in Asia

Thursday, 7 October 2010, 1:57 pm | Comvita New Zealand

GPE, Comvita’s master agent in China, and Aju Pharm, Comvita’s distribution partner in South Korea, have both taken a strategic shareholding in Comvita Limited by way of a private placement of 500,000 shares each at $2.00 per share, with settlement ... More >>

Chairman's Address to ASM

Friday, 30 July 2010, 11:38 am | Comvita New Zealand

At last year’s ASM, I outlined our recent history from 2005. To recap, this involved transforming the business so that it became a profitable global marketer of high-end natural products from New Zealand through: More >>

Comvita sets record straight in honey court case

Friday, 11 June 2010, 10:44 am | Comvita New Zealand

Recent media reports regarding the resolution of a dispute between Comvita and WaikatoLink are potentially misleading and damaging, says Comvita CEO Brett Hewlett. More >>

Sociable Science Wins Top Prize

Friday, 7 May 2010, 9:17 am | Comvita New Zealand

New to YouTube, the winning Comvita Science Challenge video entry announced last night, Omeganation , did what some would find surprising – it made an entertaining link between fish* and the human ability to form connections. More >>

Sound first six months for Comvita

Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 2:46 pm | Comvita New Zealand

Comvita's sales of $31.6 million for the first six months of the year (April - September) are up 38% and net earnings of $203,000 compare with a loss of $1.4 million for the same period last year. Earnings before interest, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) ... More >>

Sweet news for those prone to eczema, dermatitis

Thursday, 25 September 2008, 12:37 am | Comvita New Zealand

Comvita, the global expert in Manuka (Leptospermum) honey is proud to introduce the Medihoney™ brand to New Zealanders More >>

Comvita Medihoney(Tm) Proven To Speed Healing

Friday, 19 September 2008, 2:44 pm | Comvita New Zealand

Randomised controlled clinical trial finds significant healing benefits - speeds healing with reduced infection More >>

Medihoney™ Proven To Speed Healing In Leg Ulcers

Friday, 19 September 2008, 1:39 pm | Comvita New Zealand

Randomised controlled clinical trial finds significant healing benefits – speeds healing with reduced infection More >>

New study shows olive leaf extract helps heart

Monday, 8 September 2008, 2:25 pm | Comvita New Zealand

Taking olive leaf extract can help with the lowering of blood pressure and cholesterol, according to a study recently published in Phytotherapy Research, an international medicinal plant research journal, which details the results of an eight week trial. More >>

Comvita Annual Meeting Held Today

Saturday, 2 August 2008, 4:42 pm | Comvita New Zealand

Natural healthcare company Comvita Limited (Comvita) advised shareholders at its Annual Meeting in Te Puke today that the Company had faced a challenging 2007 financial year, but had also made significant advancements toward its longer term goals. More >>

Comvita Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

Wednesday, 9 July 2008, 4:26 pm | Comvita New Zealand

Comvita is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Moran to the position of Chief Financial Officer, effective 14 July 2008. More >>

Medihoney eradicates MRSA in chronic venous ulcers

Friday, 20 June 2008, 4:04 pm | Comvita New Zealand

Clinical trial shows Comvita Medihoney™ eradicates MRSA from chronic venous ulcers Medihoney™antibacterial Leptospermum (Manuka) honey eradicates MRSA from 70% of chronic venous ulcers and stimulates healing in chronic wounds More >>

Comvita Limited Appoints New Independent Director

Friday, 2 May 2008, 4:59 pm | Comvita New Zealand

Comvita Limited Chairman Neil Craig today announced the appointment of Mr Maurice Prendergast as an independent, non-executive director to Comvita’s board, effective May 2008. More >>

Comvita Moves to Assure Honey-Loving Public

Wednesday, 26 March 2008, 3:34 pm | Comvita New Zealand

In response to recent reports of people falling ill after eating honeycomb containing tutin toxin, one of New Zealand's largest and most trusted honey manufacturers wishes to put consumers' minds at ease that most honey is safe to eat. More >>

Comvita assures customers of UMF® quality

Friday, 14 March 2008, 2:21 pm | Comvita New Zealand

Comvita strongly supports recent action taken by the Active Manuka Honey Association (AMHA) to protect the UMF® (Unique Manuka Factor) brand and customers around the globe who use UMF® honey products. More >>

Comvita Creates Skincare Buzz

Friday, 15 February 2008, 11:55 am | Comvita New Zealand

Comvita has used its Manuka honey expertise to develop huni(r), a new, natural skincare range, which was launched nationally in Auckland yesterday. More >>

Take a leaf from the books of ancient healers

Monday, 28 January 2008, 11:07 am | Comvita New Zealand

A new olive leaf product being launched in New Zealand, Comvita's Olive Leaf Complex, aims to blend the benefits of the world's oldest cultivated tree with modern extraction processes that use only fresh, natural olive leaves. More >>

Comvita Acquires NZ's Leading Med Honey Producer

Thursday, 20 December 2007, 1:23 pm | Comvita New Zealand

Comvita Acquires New Zealand's Leading Medical Honey Producer Comvita has purchased a North Island apiary business that specialises in the production of medical grade Leptospermum (Manuka) honey. The purchase includes 3000 bee hives located on 150 ... More >>

Medical world buzzing over sweet solution for bugs

Tuesday, 30 October 2007, 11:24 am | Comvita New Zealand

A local home-grown US FDA approved product can protect wounds from superbugs such as MRSA and VRE. More >>