The economic effects of Covid-19 and New Zealand's subsequent nationwide lockdown have been felt far and wide by our business community. Journalist Stephanie Arthur-Worsop asks Lockwood Group managing director Andrew La Grouw to reflect on

How has the Covid-19 pandemic affected your company?

What are you doing to ensure the company survives the pandemic and/or thrives after it?

What are the benefits and challenges of running a business in the Bay of Plenty?


What do you believe should happen in order to revitalise and rebuild the local/regional economy?