Spending bounces back with hardware & homeware +11.3% in the week ending 10 February.
Latest Stats NZ figures show January card spending on core retail was +2.2% and +5% on durables.
Wellington in particular spends up large on hardware & homewares in the w/e 03 Feb (+13.7%).
January index says that Kiwis are "feeling pretty good about things" with "slightly above-average confidence regarding their own situations".
Mitre 10's CFO, Matthew Washington, will become Acting CEO pending the appointment of a replacement.
on the side
click here to sign up to our free e-newsletter