Friday, 1 August 2014
Top Hospitality students prepare to battle it out
Top hospitality students from the Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec) are getting ready to battle it out in a live kitchen cook off that will see one team named the nation’s best in the annual Nestlé Toque d’Or competition.
Thursday, 5 July 2012
KATHMANDU 'Live the Dream' adventure scholarships to outward bound, recipients announced
Four New Zealanders from around the country have been awarded scholarships by Kathmandu to attend Outward Bound courses at Anakiwa in the Marlborough Sounds.
Wednesday, 6 June 2012
Sir George Fistonich keynote speaker at Nestle Toque d'Or
Founder and Owner of Villa Maria Estate ‘Sir George Fistonich’ is confirmed as the keynote speaker at this year’s Nestlè Toque d’Or Awards.
Friday, 18 May 2012
Industry Leader Criticizes Family Visa Closures
The New Zealand Association for Migration and Investment (NZAMI) has expressed concern at the Government’s sudden shutdown of the Parent and Sibling/Adult Child categories of Residence.
Thursday, 10 May 2012
Changing landscape of political polling in NZ
A shift towards more online polling and more homes using mobiles only instead of landline telephones could impact on the way future political polls are conducted, according to the Association of Market Research Organisations (AMRO).
Friday, 27 April 2012
5O years of outward bound on screen at Christchurch
To mark its 50th Anniversary, Outward Bound is inviting Christchurch residents to attend an exclusive cocktail evening which will include a screening of the organisation’s newly released documentary, Inside Outward Bound: The New Zealand Journey.
Wednesday, 11 April 2012
Doco Shines Spotlight On Outward Bound
The documentary Inside Outward Bound: The New Zealand Journey, celebrating 50 years of the iconic organisation, will premiere in Wellington on Thursday 19 April, 7pm at Park Road Post Production in Miramar.
Tuesday, 10 April 2012
Raybon to Serve up Non-Racism at Comedy Festival
Aucklanders will be able to watch top comedian Raybon Kan in action next month in his one-man show Raybon Kan is Completely Uncalled For which forms part of the 2012 Comedy Festival.
Monday, 19 March 2012
Research Finds Bathroom Paper Towels are Rubbish on Environment
An American study has shown that paper towels have the biggest environmental impact, whereas a hand dryer that does not rely on warm air is the most sustainable way to dry hands.
Tuesday, 6 March 2012
Christchurch chefs back in the race for Golden Hat
With the February 2011 earthquake behind them, Christchurch culinary students are gearing up for the prestigious annual Nestlé Toque d’Or competition.
Wednesday, 22 February 2012
Submissions Open For Christchurh's Urban Design Scholarships
Submissions are currently being sought from young New Zealand designers, architects and engineers for two travel scholarships aimed at supporting the design and reconstruction of quake-ravaged Christchurch.
Friday, 10 February 2012
Kiwis paying down personal debt
After the financial fright caused by the global financial crisis two years ago, Kiwis put their big spending plans on hold and adopted a “wait and see” attitude before taking on more personal debt.
Thursday, 9 February 2012
Calling Budding Designers, Engineers And Inventors
2012 registrations for New Zealand's long running James Dyson Award opens today.
Multisport Champion tackles Speight's Coast to Coast for Second time
Dan Moore, Curriculum Manager for Outward Bound, is again looking forward to competing in the 2012 edition of the Speight’s Coast to Coast to be held this weekend.
Monday, 10 October 2011
ADT Armourguard Launchs Security Tag Recirculation Programme
ADT Armourguard has launched a new recirculation programme in New Zealand for apparel security tags.
Monday, 19 September 2011
Hansells Announces Expansion Into Canada
New Zealand food manufacturer Hansells Food Group today unveiled its state-of-the-art innovation centre and bakery line in Auckland, while at the same time announcing that it is poised to make inroads into the Canadian market.
Wednesday, 27 July 2011
Hansells launches Aunt Betty's Classic Cakes and Jam Tarts
Aunt Betty's has launched a new range of traditional home-style cakes and contemporary tarts - Aunt Betty's Classic Cakes and Jam Tarts.
Friday, 22 July 2011
Last chance to vote for top chip shop
Public voting in the 2011 Best Chip Shop Competition is set to close at the end of this month.
Monday, 4 July 2011
Search For Top Quality Chip Shop Gets Underway
Hot chip lovers can now [1 July] cast a vote for their top chippie, in a competition that is set to significantly improve the quality of takeaway chips around the country.
Thursday, 26 May 2011
Real Soup Real Quick
The King Soup Singles range has got a whole lot bigger with the addition of three great flavours – Leek and Potato, Chicken Noodle and Wonton.
Thursday, 19 May 2011
Nestle professional sets sail with regatta
Over 150 girls took to the water at the Young Mariners Regatta at Stanmore Bay in Whangaparaoa recently.
Best Chip Shop Competition is Back On
The search for the nation’s top chippie is back on with registrations now open for the new look 2011 Best Chip Shop Competition.
Monday, 9 May 2011
Nestle Toque D'Or 2011
New Zealand’s top culinary students are set to cook up a storm in a bid to take out the prestigious top spot at the annual Nestlé Toque d’Or event.
Thursday, 5 May 2011
ADT ARMOURGUARD LAUNCHES ANTI-THEFT PACKAGE FOR SMALL RETAILERS
Small retailers hit by tough economic times can still access a range of theft reduction products, following the launch of an innovative security package by ADT Armourguard.
Judges Announced for Inaugural Design Competition
Two of the judges in this year’s inaugural Formica Formations design competition have been announced and include a top local and international designer.
Saturday, 23 April 2011
Teamwork the Focus for Elite Sports
As the countdown to London 2012 continues, elite sports organisations are recruiting the help of Outward Bound as a critical training step in their preparation for next year’s Olympic Games and beyond to Brazil in 2016.
Thursday, 14 April 2011
ADT Armourguard expands training to pre-empt Act requiremenets
ADT Armourguard has moved to further expand its staff training programme, to pre-empt future requirements arising out of the recently enacted Private Security Personnel and Private Investigators Act 2010.
Wednesday, 6 April 2011
CCTV Upgrade Elevates Westhaven Marina to International Standard
A new state-of-the-art security system has been installed at Auckland’s Westhaven Marina, bringing it into line with similar systems currently in use around the world.
Monday, 14 March 2011
Formica Unveils Design Competition
Formica has unveiled a cutting-edge design competition aimed at encouraging both experienced and emerging designers to pit their design talents against 10 of the world's best architects.
Wednesday, 19 January 2011
STUDENTS SIGN ON FOR LIVE KITCHEN BATTLE
Teams from 12 tertiary establishments across the country have already signed up to compete in this year’s Nestlé Toque d’Or.