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Friday, 30 November 2012
Countdown Kids Hospital Appeal raises $1.2 million for sick kids

Ten hospitals around the country will each receive a welcome donation ahead of Christmas, thanks to the Countdown Kids Hospital Appeal which has raised more than $1.2 million in 2012.......

Monday, 3 December 2012
New Countdown to open in Newtown

Countdown will unveil its new Newtown store on Wednesday, bringing their fresh approach to food and great value to central Wellington for the first time in nearly 20 years.

Monday, 3 December 2012
Food Rescue - Help give people what they really want this Christmas

Countdown’s Food Rescue appeal is back this Christmas, with stores across New Zealand donating more than $80,000 worth of groceries to The Salvation Army, and calling for Kiwis to help do the same.

Saturday, 3 November 2012
New Countdown to open in Manurewa

Countdown will unveil its latest store at Manurewa on Wednesday, featuring a focus on fresh food and green technology.

Wednesday, 17 October 2012
New Countdown to open in Warkworth

Countdown will unveil its first store at Warkworth on Wednesday, just in time for the Labour weekend rush of holidaying shoppers.

Thursday, 18 October 2012
New Countdown to open in Silverdale

Countdown will unveil its latest store at Silverdale on Thursday, bringing a new Countdown shopping experience to a growing community.

Wednesday, 26 September 2012
Countdown announces pharmacy plans

Countdown has today revealed its intentions to devlop a pharmacy offering within its supermarkets.

Wednesday, 29 August 2012
Countdown partners with GE Capital to launch Visa credit card

Woolworths New Zealand has unveiled plans for its Ponsonby site which will include a supermarket, specialty retail and office building and a mixed use commercial and residential architectural precinct.

Wednesday, 1 August 2012
Countdown's great low prices now online in Masterton

Countdown is now delivering the goods to Masterton, with the launch of its new online shopping service.

Tuesday, 10 July 2012
Countdown unveils new Christchurch Regional Distribution Centre

Countdown will officially open the new Christchurch Regional Distribution Centre (CRDC) extension at Hornby tomorrow, with Prime Minister John Key cutting the ribbon on the 29,000 sqm facility.