06 Dec 2016

New Zealand’s most expensive Christmas mince pies

Article written by
Jen Boyes

posted on 6th December 2016 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments

For the past few months, Salt & Pepper PR has been running the, “Christmas Mince Pies for Charity,” campaign for The Baking Industry Association of New Zealand. We created and presented the concept in September, then got cracking bringing the idea to life. It has been a fantastic ride, and such an enjoyable project to […]

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15 Nov 2016

Kiwi Celebs Baking Mince Pies for Charity this Christmas

Article written by
Jen Boyes

posted on 15th November 2016 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments

A host of New Zealand celebrities are dusting off their pinnies, and getting ready to bake up a storm this Christmas, in support of the Salvation Army Christmas Appeal. Some of the celebrity bakers so far include: Antonia Prebble Sacha McNeil Hilary Barry & Jack Tame Michael Meredith Simon Gault Al Brown Paul Ego Jesse […]

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10 Nov 2016

NZ Fine Touring Group Buys Discover NZ & Thrifty Tours NZ

Article written by
Jen Boyes

posted on 10th November 2016 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments

One of the country’s largest and fastest growing tourism businesses, The New Zealand Fine Touring Group, has purchased Discover New Zealand, and Thrifty Tours New Zealand, to capitalise on an ever-increasing boom in tourists. New Zealand Fine Touring Group specialises in the bespoke touring sector, currently operating seven different retail and wholesale brands. The company […]

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30 Oct 2016

Kiwis Craving a Spontaneous Romantic Getaway this spring

Article written by
Jen Boyes

posted on 30th October 2016 in Salt & Pepper PR & Sudima Hotels with 0 Comments

According to a survey run by Sudima Hotels, more than three-quarters of Kiwis are hoping their partners will surprise them with a getaway this spring. Almost 90 percent said that spontaneous holidays are romantic, and 93 percent revealed that they would be pleased if their significant other whisked them away on a trip. Forty-four percent […]

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28 Sep 2016

A Pot of Gold at the end of the Rainbow!

Article written by
Jen Boyes

posted on 28th September 2016 in Rainbow's End with 0 Comments

Just over a year ago, the iconic rainbow that adorned the entrance to Rainbow’s End Theme Park for over 30 years was removed to make way for their new state of the art entrance. Once the project was completed, the company took the rainbow on a road trip to find a new location for its […]

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08 Sep 2016

The Coffee Club Plans to Bring Two More Brands to NZ

Article written by
Jen Boyes

posted on 8th September 2016 in The Coffee Club with 0 Comments

The New Zealand franchisors of café chain The Coffee Club plan to become a “mini-Restaurant Brands” by bringing in two new Australian franchises early next year. Brad Jacobs and Andy Lucas, then aged 25 and 24 years respectively, brought The Coffee Club to New Zealand a decade ago from Australia, opening their first store in the […]

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26 Aug 2016

Salt & Pepper PR to present at 2016 Hospitality Summit

Article written by
Jen Boyes

posted on 26th August 2016 in Salt & Pepper PR with 0 Comments

We’re very proud to announce that our Managing Director, Jen Boyes, has been invited to speak at the 2016 Hospitality Summit. Organised by the Restaurant Association of New Zealand, the Hospitality Summit is two days packed full of inspiration and advice from some of our finest hospitality leaders. The day is focused on giving practical tools that […]

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17 Aug 2016

Salt & Pepper PR Survey Shows Kiwis Forgive Slow Service

Article written by
Jen Boyes

posted on 17th August 2016 in Salt & Pepper PR with 0 Comments

Findings from a nationwide study have revealed that most Kiwi diners (70%) prefer casual dining over a formal setting, and that excellent food is what will keep them going back to a restaurant time and time again. The “What Matters?” survey, which was run by Salt & Pepper PR, a consultancy that specialises in food […]

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14 Aug 2016

Manuka Health One of Australia’s Most Trusted Honey Brands

Article written by
Jen Boyes

posted on 14th August 2016 in Manuka Health with 0 Comments

Manuka Health has been recognised as one of Australia’s most trusted honey brands in the annual Reader’s Digest Most Trusted Brands Survey. Commissioned by Reader’s Digest, one of the world’s largest and most respected publications, the annual independent survey directs consumers to the brands they can trust most. Manuka Health came second in the honey […]

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19 Jul 2016

Behind the Scenes: Duncan Venison Recipe Video Shoot

Article written by
Jen Boyes

posted on 19th July 2016 in Duncan Venison with 0 Comments

We had a great session at the Duncan Venison Auckland property yesterday, overseeing the production of a series of venison recipe videos. Here are a few photos showing what goes on behind the scenes at these shoots. They can be hard work, but so rewarding and very enjoyable, especially when you have such an experienced crew […]

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