Posts Tagged ‘foodstuffs’

Youth rates – good and bad employers

Written By: - Date published: 11:28 am, April 7th, 2013 - 31 comments

The Nats’ youth rate wages (“for when the ‘minimum’ wage just isn’t low enough”) come in to effect next month. Some of the big youth employers are making their intentions known. You may wish to vote with your wallet.

Foodstuffs: Voluntary regulation fails

Written By: - Date published: 2:30 pm, September 2nd, 2009 - 44 comments

I find myself in the curious position of sympathising with a company reneging on an environmental promise. Foodstuffs announced yesterday that the charge on plastic bag was to be optional, and that they would not charge people for plastic bags if they object. Get Real, a New Zealand organisation campaigning for the elimination of disposable […]

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