Black Friday Will be Huge in 2018

Black Friday is not at all scary for bargain hunters. What started out as a post-Thanksgiving shopping spree in the United States has spread to all corners of the globe, including New Zealand.  In our neck of the woods, Black Friday sales in 2016 increased by 160 % on the previous year, as we rushed to snap up discounts of up to 70%. What a way to start your Christmas shopping! Continue reading “Black Friday Will be Huge in 2018”

Stuff Fibre Enters the NZ Broadband Market

Stuff unexpectedly announced that it enters the broadband market as a provider in a surprise move that took many experts by surprise. The new unit is called Stuff Fibre and will deliver fibre-optic broadband to Kiwi homes starting this spring. Continue reading “Stuff Fibre Enters the NZ Broadband Market”

Dick Smith Sold to Kogan and Warranties Honoured

Kogan.com has acquired the online assets of Dick Smith including the brand and goodwill. Dick Smith will phase out its physical stores and Kogan will start operating Dick Smith as an online business from the first of June. Hence, the iconic Dick Smith brand will live on. The acquisition amount hasn’t been disclosed. Continue reading “Dick Smith Sold to Kogan and Warranties Honoured”

Public Schools in NZ Now Offer Fast Broadband Access

Term one starts next week, and Kiwi kids have at least one thing to look forward to: superfast broadband in all schools across NZ. The government completed its goal to offer ultra-fast broadband (UFB) access to 97% of schools in New Zealand covering 99.7% of students. Continue reading “Public Schools in NZ Now Offer Fast Broadband Access”