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Maori man weaving harakeke flax
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Whenua
Whenua

At Whenua, we take pride in crafting baby onesies and sleepwear that prioritise comfort, warmth, and serve as a unique representation of our rich culture and identity.

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Ao Cacao
Ao Cacao

Ao Cacao is an illumination in the Chocolate World. Experience the unmatched craftsmanship, where skilled artisan Thomas Netana Wright combines his illustrious heritage in dairy farming and chocolate making with the highest quality ingredients. Steeped in tradition and innovation to create unique chocolate flavours and textures, all while honouring transparency, culture, and people.

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Marksman Consulting Limited
Marksman Consulting Limited

Specialist Business Development Advisory To Grow Your Business And Revenue. All Industries, All Sizes. Over 25 Years Successful Experience & Results Waikato, BOP, Auckland, NZ & World-Wide If You Want To Grow Your Business And Gain More Revenue, We Are Who To Contact. We Improve And Grow Businesses, Significantly.

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Passive Fire NZ
Passive Fire NZ

Passive Fire NZ is an industry leader in Health and Safety standards, being both Site Wise Gold Accredited and Safe365 compliant. We have a full time Health & Safety representative, and pride ourselves on not only keeping the buildings we work on safe, but our team, and all those we work with.

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