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Poodles of the Pacific

Thursday, 15 July 2010, 11:47 am | Textiles NZ

“We are becoming the Poodles of the Pacific in our quest for lowest-price short-term decision-making”, says Textiles NZ CEO Elizabeth Tennet. More >>

Made in New Zealand Showcase

Monday, 24 May 2010, 3:33 pm | Textiles NZ

“Championing our natural fibres will be a turning point to a sunrise New Zealand wool industry”, says Textiles NZ CEO, Elizabeth Tennet. More >>

Cuts to Wool Research a Crying Shame

Wednesday, 21 April 2010, 11:56 am | Textiles NZ

“It’s a crying shame”, is the response from Textiles NZ CEO Elizabeth Tennet to the axing of 36 scientific and technical jobs from AgResearch in the areas of wool biology and new textiles. More >>

More Possum Fur Needed to Support Export Growth

Thursday, 3 December 2009, 5:31 pm | Textiles NZ

“New Zealand’s unique possum/merino industry needs more possum fur to support its export growth, says Elizabeth Tennet CEO of Textiles NZ in response to the Green Party’s release of its Green New Deal on Pest Control “As a result, Textiles ... More >>

New Chief Executive for Textiles New Zealand

Friday, 1 May 2009, 11:13 am | Textiles NZ

Ian Barbour, Chair of Textiles New Zealand, today announced that Elizabeth Tennet had been appointed Chief Executive and will take up her new role as from Monday 11 May 2009. More >>

Why doesn't the Government support our NZ textiles

Thursday, 26 February 2009, 11:39 am | Textiles NZ

Why doesn't the Government support our NZ textiles industry? Textile companies ask for “full and fair opportunity” Government supply contracts make up a substantial proportion of the textiles industry’s manufacturing capability and infrastructure ... More >>

“The first step is to transform”

Thursday, 14 December 2006, 12:24 am | Textiles NZ

On the 14th of December industry organisation, Textiles New Zealand, launched the Transform new product development program. Transform has been created to help the New Zealand textiles industry develop new technology led products for the world market. More >>

New Leader for Textiles New Zealand Board

Thursday, 20 October 2005, 1:09 pm | Textiles NZ

Mr Richard Westlake has been appointed Chairman of Textiles New Zealand, the industry development organisation for textiles, carpet, footwear and apparel sectors. More >>