5 Facebook Tips for Business Owners

Using Facebook and other social media platforms can be very daunting for business owners. Trying to manage everyday business as well as market your brand effectively on Facebook can be a bit of a challenge. We have picked our top 5 tips to speed up and tidy up your daily Facebook management routine. These tips should not only help you …

Mill Orchard Creating Family Friendly, New Zealand Grown Fruit Juice

A South Island family owned and operated juice company Mill Orchard is ensuring Kiwi families have healthier fruit juice choices. Mill Orchard produces all natural, not from concentrate fruit juice, made entirely from New Zealand fruit. The fruit is crushed, the juice extracted and flash pasteurized, with a small amount of vitamin C added. That’s it. The tiny nutritious fruit …

ViBeri Organic Blackcurrants Thriving Under Clean, Green Model

South Canterbury blackcurrant company, ViBeri, is leading the way in sustainability, with the largest commercial, certified-organic blackcurrant orchard in the country. Since 2011, husband and wife owners, Tony and Afsaneh Howey, have been producing their ViBeri range: 100 per cent organic, artisan, super-foods, created from their finest, freshly picked New Zealand blackcurrants. The philosophy at ViBeri is about keeping things …

A peek at some of our work with CHIA

We have worked with Nelson company, CHIA, since their nationwide launch in 2013. They are an inspirational company who we love working with to help spread the word about the amazing benefits of their superfood chia drinks. Radio New Zealand talks to CHIA co-owners Ben and Chloe Van Dyke:

Pete’s Natural Lemonade: Champions for ‘fair trade at home’

Perseverance and determination to produce all-natural lemonades, made with entirely local ingredients, is paying off for Nelson artisan company, Pete’s Natural Lemonade. The company, founded four years ago, creates four mouth-watering, freshly-squeezed lemonades, made with only New Zealand grown, natural produce. The philosophy of husband and wife owners, Pete and Marleen, is about keeping it simple, and above all about …

CHIA: Winner at New Zealand Food Awards

Nelson artisan drinks company, CHIA, is thrilled to have been named the winner of the Massey University Healthy Choice at the New Zealand Food Awards last night. Launched in 2012, by father and daughter co-owners Ben and Chloe Van Dyke, CHIA produces three all-natural drinks containing the chia seed, a natural ‘superfood’ rich in vegetable Omega 3, complete protein, minerals, …

Remembering the 1995 Mt Ruapehu Eruption

Nineteen years ago in September 1995, Mt Ruapehu provided a timely reminder that New Zealand is vulnerable not only to earthquakes but also volcanic eruptions. Mt Ruapehu, New Zealand’s most active volcano, which is also one of the most active in the world, has had a significant impact on this country’s landscape, mythology and history. In Maori legend, she can …