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Fresh Or Free Guarantee As Woolworths Officially Launches In New Zealand

Monday, 15 April 2024, 10:29 am | Woolworths New Zealand

The Countdown to Woolworths is over, with Woolworths officially launching in the New Zealand market today accompanied by a renewed commitment to its Fresh or Free guarantee to mark the milestone in its transformation journey. Woolworths has also ... More >>

Mini Woolies Helps Bring Learning To Life For Students With Disabilities

Monday, 18 March 2024, 3:09 pm | Woolworths New Zealand

 Woolworths’ Mini Woolies programme has officially arrived in Aotearoa at Sommerville School in Tāmaki Makaurau, ushering in a new era of practical learning experiences for students with disabilities. Established in Australia in 2018, the ... More >>

Sweetcorn Trumps Strawberries In Kiwi Hearts And Shopping Carts

Thursday, 18 January 2024, 9:31 am | Woolworths New Zealand

18 January 2024: As New Zealanders enjoy the best of the summer holidays, Countdown has discovered that while strawberries often claim the early summer spotlight, fresh locally grown sweetcorn is even more popular with Kiwis. And the best news is that ... More >>

Sharing The Season Of Giving: Woolworths New Zealand And Salvation Army Launch Annual Christmas Donation Drive

Wednesday, 13 December 2023, 1:17 pm | Woolworths New Zealand

12 December 2023: Woolworths and The Salvation Army have partnered once again to support Kiwis in need this festive season through their annual Christmas appeal. Woolworths will again match customer donations up to $200,000. From today, customers ... More >>

Woolworths New Zealand Details Investment In Safer Stores For Customers & Team With New Measures To Reduce Retail Crime

Monday, 21 August 2023, 7:16 pm | Woolworths New Zealand

Woolworths New Zealand is investing $45 million over the next three years to add further security measures to its stores and upskill team members dealing with conflict situations. In the past six years, Woolworths New Zealand has recorded a reported ... More >>

Woolworths New Zealand Bolsters Community Investment With $1.5 Million Donation To Food Charities

Friday, 18 August 2023, 2:21 pm | Woolworths New Zealand

Woolworths New Zealand is donating an additional $1.5 million to its food rescue and food welfare partners to support those Kiwis most affected by the cost of living and climate crises. With the demand for food support by Kiwi families at an all time ... More >>

A New Chapter For Bethlehem: Countdown Bethlehem The First To Relaunch As Woolworths New Zealand

Thursday, 17 August 2023, 1:59 pm | Woolworths New Zealand

Nearly 20 years on from its opening in 2003, today Countdown Bethlehem has marked a new chapter, launching as Woolworths Bethlehem - the first supermarket to change as part of Countdown’s journey to become Woolworths New Zealand. The Bethlehem ... More >>

Countdown To Woolworths

Tuesday, 18 July 2023, 11:13 am | Woolworths New Zealand

18 July 2023: Countdown has today announced its long term commitment to delivering New Zealand’s best supermarket experiences for customers and team with an accelerated transformation programme underway. The transformation includes more value for customers ... More >>

Woolworths Agrees 12.3% Wage Increase Over Two Years For Supply Chain Teams In New Collective Employment Agreement

Thursday, 6 July 2023, 10:36 am | Woolworths New Zealand

Woolworths New Zealand and FIRST Union have signed a new Collective Employment Agreement that will see Woolworths New Zealand’s Primary Connect ambient distribution centre team receive an average wage increase of more than 12% over the next two years. More >>

Salmat launches New Zealand operation for Woolworths

Tuesday, 17 April 2012, 11:57 am | Woolworths New Zealand

Salmat and Woolworths Limited today announced the launch of a new contact centre operation in Auckland, New Zealand servicing Woolworths Money customers. This new contact centre created 40 new jobs in New Zealand. More >>

Woolworths, Progressives A$50k to tsunami relief

Friday, 2 October 2009, 4:16 pm | Woolworths New Zealand

On behalf of its Australian and New Zealand employees, Woolworths and Progressive Enterprises are donating A$50,000 to the New Zealand Red Cross to assist with tsunami relief efforts. In addition, a number of company-supported fundraising initiatives ... More >>

Woolworths statement on NZCC appeal

Friday, 17 October 2008, 1:08 pm | Woolworths New Zealand

Following the recent announcement by The Warehouse board that it is terminating the Extra format, Woolworths has concluded that the market characteristics upon which the New Zealand Commerce Commission based its rejection of Woolworths’ clearance ... More >>

Announcement in respect of The Warehouse

Thursday, 9 October 2008, 3:36 pm | Woolworths New Zealand

Woolworths notes the announcement made today by The Warehouse relating to its Extra format. More >>

Woolworths to appeal The Warehouse decision

Sunday, 17 August 2008, 12:16 am | Woolworths New Zealand

Woolworths Limited had decided to seek leave from the Supreme Court to appeal the recent decision of the Court of Appeal setting aside clearance for Woolworths to acquire The Warehouse. More >>

Woolworths Commerce Com Application over Warehouse

Wednesday, 17 January 2007, 1:34 pm | Woolworths New Zealand

Woolworths Limited (Woolworths) has today lodged an application with the New Zealand Commerce Commission (NZCC) seeking clearance to acquire up to 100% of The Warehouse Group Limited (The Warehouse). More >>

Sample New Zealand’s favourite cheese

Tuesday, 1 April 2003, 10:33 am | Woolworths New Zealand

Aucklanders will be able to sample New Zealand’s favourite cheese the day after it receives its coveted accolade at the national cheese awards. More >>

Shop online for stress-free Christmas holidays

Tuesday, 17 December 2002, 3:05 pm | Woolworths New Zealand

Experts agree the Christmas rush is probably one of the most stressful times of the year with gift shopping, baking, entertaining and ferrying the kids to and fro all helping to pump up the pressure on the stress barometer. More >>

Drive-through groceries arrives in Christchurch

Tuesday, 10 September 2002, 9:46 am | Woolworths New Zealand

First there was drive in movies; more recently we’ve learned to drive through for burgers and fries and now … yes, now its drive-through groceries. But only if you live in Christchurch. More >>

Woolworths welcomes American Express

Tuesday, 4 June 2002, 9:55 am | Woolworths New Zealand

Auckland, 2 June 2002 - American Express cardmembers can use their favourite plastic at Woolworths (NZ) Ltd supermarkets around the country for the first time from Tuesday 4 June. Woolworths is the first national supermarket chain* to welcome American Express. More >>

Dairy Farm To Retain Woolworths New Zealand

Friday, 21 December 2001, 2:34 pm | Woolworths New Zealand

20th December 2001 - Dairy Farm International Holdings Limited today announced that, following a review of options for Woolworths New Zealand Limited, it has confirmed its intention to retain the business and will hold no further discussions with parties ... More >>





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