Author Archives: latitude

Reception by NZ Ambassador to celebrate FTA success for velvet
On 29 September, NZ’s Ambassador to South Korea hosted a reception dinner at her residence with DINZ CEO to celebrate the success of the FTA to date. Exports of dried velvet for the first six months of this year to South Korea was more than double... more
The Circular economy – Popping up everywhere
Latitude's Manager JongKyu lives in Goyang Si, Gyeonggi-do, where there has been a bike sharing system called Fifteen established for its residents. Jonkgyu discovered a very similar system called Biketown in operation when he attended a SPC Advance... more
NZ Blackcurrant makes an appearance at Matariki picnic
The New Zealand Alumni Association Korea held a picnic in Banpo Hangang Park to celebrate the Matariki Festival 2016. There was a very impressive turnout and one notable guest was New Zealand blackcurrant purchased from Emart. The blackcurrant was us... more
Innovation & Sustainability for Consumer Packaging Conference
What is innovation? Why is this so important for the environment and what is the overlap with packaging? These are some of the questions Latitude looked to answer through its conference Innovation and Sustainability for Consumer Packaging which t... more
“Will” Gets a Blackcurrant Makeover
Yakult’s ‘Will’ range has been revamped and now contains NZ blackcurrants. The newly improved range was released in March and is sold on the street by ‘Yakult Ladies’ who bring their motorized carts to the best locations for traffic flow. ... more