• Stay on the downward trend

    The Reserve Bank of New Zealand should move to continue to lower the OCR in response to continued low inflation and a high exchange rate, as well as continuing to implement financial stability measures in mortgage lending,...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Bringing cutting-edge automation to NZ manufacturers

    CNC Design has been working with New Zealand machine builders since 1989, with one major goal: setting up their customers with the same knowledge and capability that they would get overseas. “Europe, particularly Germany, is at the...

    • Posted April 22, 2016
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  • The song remains the same: Buy NZ Made

    New Zealand manufacturers are a sturdy, determined lot mostly pushing uphill against the surge of imported products that flood the country. Many of my conversations with them come down to this: We can’t make enough large volume...

    • Posted April 22, 2016
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  • Regional Manufacturing: Screw Productions, Rotorua

    Paul Adlam tells NZ Manufacturer of the unique process used in the business and where the company wants to be in five year’s time.  Describe your company’s main areas of activity Screw Productions of Rotorua manufactures screws...

    • Posted April 22, 2016
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  • FWF after lucrative Japanese market

    In the picture: David Musgrave managing director Functional Wholesale Products. From Regional Manufacturing a section of NZ Manufacturer www.nzmanufacturer.co.nz Eve Johnson sits on the board of Functional Wholesale Products and has come back into the company as...

    • Posted April 22, 2016
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  • The Future of Manufacturing

    -Tony Glockler CEO of SolidProfessor talks to NZ Manufacturer People love to predict the future: whether they will score a 100 on a test, receive a promotion, or win the lottery. Humans make predictions because it gives...

    • Posted April 22, 2016
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  • Autodesk Inventor 2017 unveiled

    Autodesk has unveiled Inventor 2017, one of the most advanced 3D modelling solutions for manufacturing industry professionals. The latest version in innovative software for designers and engineers, Inventor 2017 delivers new professional-grade design, interoperability and communication tools...

    • Posted April 22, 2016
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  • A more useful model of tertiary education

    By Dieter Adam, CEO of the NZMEA Education is key to ensuring our people will be the best they can be and creating the most productive, capable and innovative economy we can. Human capital is just as important...

    • Posted April 22, 2016
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  • Trade barriers in services must go

    Services businesses are suffering from trade barriers that are reducing economic growth, says ExportNZ. ExportNZ is part of a global services coalition that is urging negotiators at the Trade in Services Negotiations (TiSA) taking place this week...

    • Posted April 15, 2016
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  • Autodesk Inventor 2017 unveiled

    Autodesk has unveiled Inventor 2017, one of the most advanced 3D modelling solutions for manufacturing industry professionals. The latest version in innovative software for designers and engineers, Inventor 2017 delivers new professional-grade design, interoperability and communication tools...

    • Posted April 11, 2016
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