Over 80 guests enjoyed an enlightening afternoon at the annual convenience Leaders’ summit last week in Auckland.

The programme heard from business leaders and experts in our channel and was rounded out with a thought-provoking and highly entertaining hour from Nigel Latta.

IRI - NZ Convenience Landscape - Samantha Firsow

Sam delivered a comprehensive review of national and international trends plus local performance of key categories within the convenience channel.

PJ Scholarship winners - Korey Skipper & Cameron Botica review the NACS show experience in Las Vegas. They were not only amazed by the sheer scale of the event but took out some lifelong insights from keynote speakers.

Tony Allison - CEO Night ‘n Day Foodstores gave us a look inside their very successful organisation. He talked about how to make franchises work and the challenges faced by SMEs in NZ.

Inspector Penny Gifford – small business crime prevention initiatives. Penny updated the group on crime stats, offender motivations and police response and prevention measures across the country.

Nigel Latta – keynote – management, leadership and much much more….