News & Events

News & Events

  • 01 November 2012

    Happy World Vegan Day!

    This annual event is held on the 1st of November to mark the start of World Vegan Month.  The date celebrates the coining of the term "vegan" and the founding of The Vegan Society in November...

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  • 03 October 2012

    Vegetarian Awareness Month

    Today marks the annual World Vegetarian Day and the kick-off of Vegetarian Awareness Month, an event established by the North American Vegetarian Society and quickly taken up around the world. ...

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  • 20 July 2012

    No BPA in Commonsense receipts

    Commonsense Organics has chosen to go BPA free with our receipts! Marion Wood (our managing director) is concerned, not only for all retail workers in New Zealand, but also for kids playing shops...

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  • Matariki

    Happy New Year! The Aotearoa New Zealand New Year is traditionally celebrated in June and July- and begins 'officially' on the 21st of June this year. Matariki reminds us to celebrate with our...

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    08 June 2012
  • Fairtrade Fortnight 2012

    Fair Trade Fortnight 5th - 20th May! During Fair Trade Fortnight our fair trade products are show-cased with educational information about fair trade. You can also win a fair trade hamper! Find...

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    05 May 2012
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