[30 November/ NZ Herald]

Wools of New Zealand held their Annual General Meeting in Christchurch last week. Wools of New Zealand Chairman, Mark Shadbolt said the company would drive towards revolutionising the industry through a focus on research and development, the development of innovative technologies, and product authenticity initiatives. Mr Shadbolt added that ongoing success would be greatly enhanced by choosing the right partners who shared the company’s drive. Mr Shadbolt noted that the company had increased transparency as consumers around the world demanded more knowledge of what they were purchasing, its origins, and the ethics that surrounded its production.