Category Archives: Business

Pic: “Made by a Samoan” products naturally & organically made by SUGA entrepreneur Nina Potoi of Wellington. We are spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing the best skincare products...

SUGA Agnes Loheni is no stranger to Pacific success. As an owner of arguably Pacific Fashion’s most recognisable brand MENA, Agnes, 45, is spreading her wings in the hope of being influential on...

It seems everyones goal in life is to get that deposit on their first home. Auckland is notoriously known for it’s unaffordable property market thanks in part to wealthy overseas buyers. With the average...

Samoa has long had a reputation for ‘poor customer service’ from banks to government departments to businesses in the private sector but a new and innovative marketing company is aiming to improve...

Virginia Toalepai is CEO and president of World Wide Safety, a construction consulting agency that identifies, evaluates, and resolves safety challenges at job sites. She also founded RYSHOC Family, a...

Samoa-based businesswoman Lufilufi Rasmussen 44, has created an exciting new luxury skincare range. ‘Misiluki’, made from pure, natural Samoa ingredients, is designed to keep your skin looking...

Jennifer Lopez’s job as a wedding planner wasn’t just a dream job for big screen entertainment. Meet three real life SUGA Wedding planners, Teuila Benioni, 29, Teresa Fau, 24 and Tasi Fepuleai,...

  Melbourne city will get a taste of Pasifika next month with a major “pop up” store initiative called ‘Vaiusu’ set to showcase Samoan and Pacific products. Vaiusu is a collaboration between...

I had a dream of having a store that sold products from Samoa.  Products made by Samoans and products that support Samoan causes.  I didn’t have any qualifications in business.  I had taken a small...

  Online retail continues to grow in Australia with an estimated worth of $22.1 billion last year, a 7% increase on the year before thanks to successful online fashion stores like The Iconic, Boohoo and ASOS.  As...