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Council abandons its responsibility

Thursday, 30 April 2015, 3:58 pm | Pead PR

The push for a compromise on Ports of Auckland’s Bledisloe Wharf extensions is nothing short of a one-fingered salute to the people of Auckland. More >>

World's most expensive car park?

Thursday, 30 April 2015, 9:36 am | Pead PR

Economist challenges ports company data analysis Ports of Auckland occupies the most expensive car park in the world*. If only half of the port’s 61.6 hectares (excluding wharves) was converted to private use, the land would currently be worth ... More >>

Binney artwork to be auctioned for charity

Wednesday, 22 April 2015, 2:29 pm | Pead PR

Guests at a charity lunch in Marlborough are in for not only the food treat of their lives but also a unique visual indulgence – an original Don Binney artwork. More >>

Port company’s ‘facts’ can’t be trusted

Wednesday, 22 April 2015, 12:23 pm | Pead PR

The port company simply cannot be trusted to tell Aucklanders the truth about its Bledisloe Wharf extensions says spokesperson Michael Goldwater. More >>

Break for mums in May

Tuesday, 21 April 2015, 4:27 pm | Pead PR

You could be forgiven for doing a double take as you pass your local Muffin Break store this May. More >>

Depot Regains Its Crown as Auckland’s Top Restaurant

Tuesday, 21 April 2015, 9:48 am | Pead PR

Al Brown’s SkyCity eatery takes out top restaurant award Federal St eatery Depot has taken out the accolade of Metro Peugeot Restaurant of the Year while five-time previous supreme award winner The French Café is runner up. Depot also takes out ... More >>

Matt Lambert Is Heading To Marlborough

Monday, 30 March 2015, 3:56 pm | Pead PR

It’s not often an executive chef from a Michelin starred restaurant comes to town. And when it’s renowned ex-pat Kiwi chef Matt Lambert you can be assured that seats will be in hot demand. More >>

Better coffee breaks at Pead PR with Muffin Break signing

Monday, 30 March 2015, 1:10 pm | Pead PR

Muffin Break NZ has appointed Auckland-based independent Pead PR to manage its public relations effective immediately. Pead PR won the account in a competitive pitch involving two agencies. The New Zealand activity for Muffin Break focuses on brand building ... More >>

Auckland pressure group puts Ports of Auckland on notice

Friday, 27 March 2015, 10:24 am | Pead PR

Urban Auckland, the Society for the Protection of Auckland City and Waterfront Inc. (Urban Auckland) today instructed its legal team to formally notify Ports of Auckland Limited (POAL) and Auckland Council that it proposes to issue legal proceedings against ... More >>

Citizens protest wharf extensions

Friday, 20 March 2015, 8:59 am | Pead PR

Some of New Zealand’s most prominent citizens in business, sport, the community and the professions have come out in support of halting any expansion to Auckland’s Bledisloe Wharf. More >>

Kiwis urged to wake up to sleep issues

Friday, 13 March 2015, 10:13 am | Pead PR

It’s World Sleep Day on Friday (13 March) and guess what? A high proportion of us are not getting enough sleep. More >>

Craft beer popularity drives extra taps at 16 TUN

Tuesday, 10 March 2015, 12:24 pm | Pead PR

Beer taps are a bit like t-shirts; you really can’t have enough of them. More >>

New group joins protest at Ports extension plans

Monday, 9 March 2015, 8:52 am | Pead PR

A new protest group of Aucklanders has joined the outcry against Ports of Auckland’s planned extensions to Bledisloe Wharf. More >>

Free Legal Templates up for Download

Friday, 6 March 2015, 11:36 am | Pead PR

Technology is speeding up the commoditisation of many industries and thanks to a boutique New Zealand law firm, the legal profession is the latest to feel the momentum of change. More >>

NZ Female Scientists Eligible for Inaugural $25,000 Award

Wednesday, 4 March 2015, 11:46 am | Pead PR

Australasia’s premier women in science award is expanding with the addition of a NZ$25,000 fellowship specifically for early-career female scientists in New Zealand. More >>

Pead PR’s Haysom wins London scholarship

Thursday, 26 February 2015, 9:30 am | Pead PR

London’s currently the focus for Pead PR account director Amelia Haysom who is attending the annual IPREX Global Leadership Conference this week (26-29 Feb.). Haysom is at the yearly forum courtesy of her winning Pead PR’s Young Leadership Scholarship ... More >>

Craft Beer Trends for 2015

Monday, 9 February 2015, 1:24 pm | Pead PR

Against a backdrop of falling sales for mainstream brews, craft beer is a major growth area for brewers it seems. Changes in drinking culture, simply better beer, more respectful styles and a fashion following are all contributing to the growth ... More >>

To Be Sure, He’s Fit for the Role

Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 3:06 pm | Pead PR

Showcase appoints new operations manager You could call it the luck of the Irish but Ben Hartigan now has what many Kiwi beer fans would consider the best job in the world. In his new role as operations manager of craft beer for Auckland bars ... More >>

Giapo scoops Kiwi ice cream accolade

Monday, 19 January 2015, 2:14 pm | Pead PR

As summer scorches on, ice cream lovers have spoken out on Trip Advisor: Auckland’s Giapo Haute Ice Cream serves the nation’s best frozen ‘creations’. Chef Giapo Grazioli uses only natural and organic ingredients and makes his ice cream twice ... More >>

Hospice helps Kiwis to remember their loved ones

Tuesday, 9 December 2014, 2:45 pm | Pead PR

Hospice helps Kiwis to remember their loved ones this Christmas A campaign launched by Farmers supporting hospices throughout New Zealand has already raised more than $200,000 since it launched on 24 November. Farmers’ new relationship with hospices ... More >>