Sunday, July 29, 2012
….that I, like many others, aren’t always big fans of “big business”..
but at times you do just have to pat them on their back…..
…..for the efforts they do go to, to support locals.
And the extra effort, read design logo / spend money on local adds to promote same that go with it. Kudos or “kred” to Nelson supermarket, Fresh Choice and its owner….aka…“the grocer” for highlighting the “within 200kms of here” campaign and its enlightening of the local buying populace,
Oh and BTW, back in 2009 this supermarket was the same one that was voted to have on its shelves the most Fair Trade items too.
Saturday, July 28, 2012
Thursday, July 26, 2012
Monday, July 23, 2012
Sunday, July 22, 2012
Saturday, July 21, 2012
Friday, July 20, 2012
The Nelson Mail published today a photo I displayed here a few days back regarding Pizza shop advertising.
Just to re-assure readers I don’t have an issue with the smaller poster size ones like you’ll see outside the Honda car showroom corner most weeknights around 5pm. No my issue was that the size was starting to border on “too big” with the one I saw that day. For some of our more chronologically challenged drivers, the mere act of throwing this into the air as they traverse the intersection, where their eyes are meant to be on other things, could just prove to be too much of a distraction. That’s my 2 cents worth.
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
wowsers …… what a fog layer we had, so much so that the local paper, The Nelson Mail, even got to featuring it on todays front page
and at our “Branch/Office of the Month” breakfast this morning, I discovered
one of my colleagues has been holed up in Wellington for the last two days waiting to fly back home.
Definitely not “status usual” for Nelson.
Sunday, July 15, 2012
Friday, July 13, 2012
After seeing this young chap dancing around yesterday,
Am I the only one in town starting to wonder how much bigger their advertising banners will get? …..and wondering how long before a gust will have it fly off into traffic and cause an….