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ROBERT DARROCH- JOINERY INNOVATOR

Robert Darroch was named the Hawke’s Bay Today Business Person of the Year at the 2013 Westpac Chamber of Commerce Business Awards. He has built one of the region’s most innovative businesses. FPG designs and manufactures retail display cabinets and […]

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BUSINESS ON TRACK TO BE A WINNER

In just six short years, John Barry has already notched up more than 100 track winners including 20 ‘black type’ races, of which seven are group one winners both in New Zealand and Australia. His most successful horse, to date, Jimmy […]

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GHD WELL TRAVELLED FOR SUCCESS IN THE BAY

All roads lead to Hawke’s Bay not out of the region, according to Tony Harrison of the recently established Hawke’s Bay branch of GHD – one of the world’s leading engineering, architecture and environmental consulting companies. Three years ago Tony […]

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Wine Awards 2013

RAISING THE GLASS It was Vidal’s year to shine at the 2013 Hawke’s Bay A&P Bayley’s Wine Awards taking out the first ever hat-trick, winning the top three champion titles. Vidal won the ‘Champion Wine of Show’ with its Reserve Series Chardonnay and the ‘Reserve Champion […]

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The Catalyst for Success

Two local entrepreneurs have come up with the good oil on providing a financial windfall for farmers and other primary sector businesses. Nick Sowman and Jared Maloney have set up Catalyst Fuel Refunds, which makes its easier to get a refund for petrol fuel excise on […]

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Editorial

The Profit is always looking to be a bit different and continue to evolve as the best niche business magazine in New Zealand. While other publications have moved to a digital format only, we believe there are many years left of […]

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HAWKE’S BAY BUSINESSES LEAD WAY IN PERFORMANCE

Hawke’s Bay is being used as a best practice example to other regions of how the HPWI (High Performance Work Initiative) can produce outstanding returns for businesses. The scheme, managed by Business Hawke’s Bay, is designed to lift productivity and encourage growth, and […]

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REMOTE EXPLORATION AND ADVENTURE

Work stories in most offices have nothing on Havelock North based geotech firm RDCL’s.  The team of Geotechnical engineers work in some of the most remote parts of the world – in the deepest jungles of countries like the Philippines, Papua New Guinea […]

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