Pacific Powerhouse

NZ’s Pacific Retail Group has purchased PowerHouse, the third largest electrical retailer in Britain. PRG is NZ’s major player in electrical appliances, with Noel Leeming, Big Byte and Bond & Bond all operating under its umbrella. PRG’s Peter Halkett: “PRG is extremely enthusiastic about the PowerHouse acquisition and is absolutely confident tstrong and growing UK retail group.”


Tags: Big Byte  Bond & Bond  Britain  Guardian (The)  New Zealand  Noel Leeming  Pacific Retail Group  Peter Halkett  PowerHouse  

Allbirds Puts a Label on Fashion’s Climate Impact

Allbirds Puts a Label on Fashion’s Climate Impact

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