Business

Focus on city’s literary history

Dunedin's literary heritage is being highlighted through a new creative tourism start-up. Beverly Martens' Dunedin Literary Walking Tours is one of the new small businesses...

Relaxed vibe at pop-up cafe

Brendan Lemm has met more Blackhead residents in the past six weeks than he has in the past three years living in the area. And...

Octagon market important venue for tourists and locals

Since Dunedin joined the cruise ship circuit, stallholders at the Dunedin Octagon Market have played an important role in welcoming passengers. Disembarking from buses in...

Christmas trees in demand

A major seller of live Christmas trees in Dunedin has sold out more than two weeks ahead of the big day, but other suppliers...

Teamwork credited for award

The Otago Chamber of Commerce's latest life member said receiving the award was ``a real honour''. John Christie, who worked for the chamber for 21...

Older residents help drive rise in electric bike sales

Electric bicycles are increasing in popularity, Dunedin bike shop owners say. Dunedin Electric Bikes co-owner Nathan Parker said while he had first ridden an electric...

Top honours to hairdresser

A Dunedin hairdresser won top honours at Sunday night’s industry awards. Moha Hairdressing stylist Liana King-Biddulph was named as the NZ Hair and Beauty...

Vintage business turning 11

Two Squirrels Vintage is set to celebrate 11 years of trading this weekend and, after five different locations, the owners now trade solely online...

Busy lunchtime for some as first cruise ship hits town

Some Port Chalmers businesses enjoyed a boost in trade with the arrival of the first cruise ship of the season, the Sun Princess, last...

Business space to share

The newest venture to arrive in Vogel St is a collaborative, shared business space, which opens on Monday. Innov8HQ, founded and directed by Heidi Renata,...

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