The tourists have arrived for the World Cup Quarterfinals and at least one Hutt business is reaping the benefits. Campervans parked outside ground as it is filled to capacity.
What with all the negative business news around at present in the Hutt Valley it is good to hear that local company Resene Paints has won a $1 million grant from Industrial Research Ltd. In the interview below from TVNZ Business this morning Managing Director Nick Nightingale explains the purpose of their research in finding a renewable resin for use in paints and how this came around after having a “bloody good look”.
More on the background of this story here