23 November 2009
nzherald.co.nz's new shopping channel ready for Christmas rush
Today sees a brand new feature for readers with the launch of nzherald.co.nz's online shopping experience, in perfect
time for shoppers to beat the Christmas shopping rush.
nzherald.co.nz Shopping features a huge selection of products from wine to electronics from a range of carefully
selected suppliers representing well known consumer brands. It also showcases daily offers and products exclusively
available to nzherald.co.nz readers.
Spencer Bailey, GM of APN Online says nzherald.co.nz's new shopping experience is an exciting addition to the site.
"We know people are keen to shop online from a convenience point-of-view. So we’re giving our readers an attractive
option - an additional service that adds real value by saving them time and effort. The appeal to readers has been shown
by the shopping offerings of leading global news sites like guardian.co.uk and nytimes.com."
nzherald.co.nz Shopping has been built in partnership with online retail specialist Hubsta. Hubsta's CEO, Paul
O’Shannessey says its suppliers are excited to be able to offer their products and brands to a huge audience of online
shoppers around the country, who will have the convenience of shopping from home around the clock.