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OPINION: Kiwi consumers push sustainability

Friday 2 Feb 18 11:00am

Research showing New Zealanders rank climate change as the world's greatest threat should have businesses sitting up. Public relations and corporate responsibility expert NIKKI WRIGHT explains why. 

 

NEW ZEALAND businesses that plan to wait for regulation before taking sustainability seriously are in for a rude awakening.

As governments debate how to enforce sustainable corporate behaviour, consumers are getting in ahead of them and Kiwi shoppers are no exception, according to new research.

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