Events

Annual Business Awards

The Cooperative Business New Zealand Annual Awards celebrates outstanding leadership and success within the co-operative sector for the 2020 / 21 year. While the cocktail evening is now cancelled, click here to learn more about how we will be celebrating virtually across February to ensure our finalists and winners get the recognition they deserve!

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Tactics to boost supply chain resilience in uncertain times

Supply chains are facing numerous issues around the globe and logistics capacity is constrained. Operations are becoming increasingly more impacted by lockdowns and Covid restrictions. The tight labour markets are compounding this. How can you combat it?

Date:
22 Feb 2022

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Leaders' Forum 2022

SAVE THE DATE! The Cooperative Business NZ Leaders' Forum 2022 is our flagship annual event for Chairs, Directors and C-Suite Executives to discuss issues and opportunities, identify what is needed to thrive in the changing business environment and connect with peers in the co-operative sector.

Date:
19 May 2022

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News

Q&As for 2022: Coop News

Roz Henry participated in a Q&A with Coop News discussing what happened in the New Zealand co-operative sector in 2021, and what we can look forward to in 2022. Have a read of the short interview here.

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Could Fonterra's business model solve the housing crisis?

Co-operative housing could be a big part of the solution to our affordable housing problem, if government and the business community are ready to get on board. Read this article from Institute of Directors' Boardroom magazine (Summer 2021-2022) on the co-operative housing model in New Zealand.

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MEDIA RELEASE: Newly elected Cooperative Business NZ Board looking to drive real change for the sector

Four directors have been elected to the Cooperative Business NZ Board, with their governance experience mirroring the breadth and depth that the co-operative business model affords.

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The New Zealand Co-operative Economy

THE NEW ZEALAND CO-OPERATIVE ECONOMY

Cooperative Business NZ is pleased to present this report detailing the significant contribution New Zealand's co-operatives make to our economy.

CO-OPERATIVE BUSINESSES THRIVING BUT OPPORTUNITIES STILL AWAIT

Read our media release accompanying the release of the New Zealand Co-operative Economy 2021 Report.

IN THE MEDIA - ADVOCACY & LOBBYING

The release of the report creates a great opportunity for Cooperative Business NZ to share its messages and findings with relevant stakeholders, alongside the wider public.

Cooperative Business New Zealand is a member of the International Co-operative Alliance and the BusinessNZ Affiliated Industries Group.