We have been working with Abel Tasman Sea Shuttles to celebrate its significant milestone of reaching 20 years in business and more than $500,000 contributed to the community in donations and 'in kind' services. We met with the business owners to listen to the story of their business. This helped us identify key elements of [...]
It's been a pleasure to help our client Originair to tell its latest news today that as of 19 October 2020 it will be providing a direct weekday service between Palmerston North and Hamilton. In addition to the new route, Nelson Tasman-based airline Originair is also expanding its current Nelson to Palmerston North service in [...]
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=CFxEkNl3xgE We have worked with the wonderful team at Pic's Peanut Butter for nearly eight years providing a range of services including media relations, media training, general reactive support, and an annual internal culture review. Click above to listen to Pic Picot talking about his experience working with WaltersPR. Here's what Pic's Peanut Butter's [...]
It's been a pleasure to once again work with Andi Ross, owner and distiller of Island Gin. Distilled sustainably on Great Barrier Island and bottled in stunning kīna-inspired recycled glass bottles made right here in NZ, Island Gin has won the major NZ Innovation Award at the NZ Spirits Awards 2020 and a silver and [...]
Great to see some prime-time weekend coverage in NBR this month of an opinion piece written by OneFortyOne's Kaituna Sawmill General Manager, Tracy Goss. Tracy discusses how new products and innovation can support the wood fibre industry and regional communities, and have positive environmental outcomes. Read the NBR (paywalled) article here.
Motueka business Pete’s Natural has stepped up to the plate for its community by converting its manufacturing plant to produce hand sanitiser, after seeing the need for it. The news gained some coverage in the May issue of FMCG Business. The sanitiser is made with 70% alcohol, in line with World Health Organisation guidance and [...]
Originair has been in the news with a positive message that the airline is confident it will be able to return to normal operations following the lockdown disruption of its regular passenger services. The Nelson Tasman-based airline has been able to provide much-needed charter flights for essential personnel during Levels 4 and 3 and has [...]
It was a pleasure to help our client VOICE: Specialist Brand Agency to share the news that their client Freightways has been awarded a contract to provide international freight assistance to New Zealand exporters looking to get their goods into the vitally important Australian market. Read the Exporter Today article here.
We've been working hard to keep our media relationships strong throughout the COVID-19 period. A great example was this coverage in the latest NZBusiness magazine that we were able to secure for several of our clients during Level 4 lockdown.
In difficult times such as these we look for examples of businesses that have overcome adversity to inspire us to find our own way forward. Before the impact of COVID-19 had been felt in New Zealand, O-I Glass collaborated with award-winning Cassels Brewing Co. to make this video. https://vimeo.com/397364984/d664a140a5 Cassels Brewing Co’s messages [...]