21 May 2024

Consumer news: Grocery basket wars + repairability labeling

From Nine To Noon, 11:30 am on 21 May 2024
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A new report from an Australian Senate committee on supermarket pricing has made some pretty bold recommendations - should New Zealand be looking closely at what they are?

And could the new members bill from the Greens on the right to repair go some way to reducing what's ending up in landfill?

Consumer NZ is running a new campaign for a repairability label for products sold here. 

Head of Research and Advocacy Gemma Rasmussen joins Kathryn to explain.

Gemma Rasmussen is Head of Research and Advocacy at Consumer NZ