New Employment Laws as of 6 May 2019

The Employment Relations Amendment Bill has now passed its third reading. It has strengthened employee protections, restricted 90-day trials to SME’s and increased the power of unions in the workplace. The changes come in to effect from May next year.

Sustainable coffee capsules sourced by 2020

Nespresso plans to become the first company to use responsibly-sourced aluminium, supplied by Rio Tinto, to produce its coffee capsules.

New Zealand’s top 100 restaurants for 2018 named

Cuisine’s top 100 New Zealand restaurants for 2018 reflects a year of massive change in the restaurant industry.
Many names are missing from last year’s list and many new names have appeared.
The impact has come from closures, changes and new openings.
Chief judge Kerry Tyack says this year’s judging process was particularly complex.