Member Offers

Help create demand for more sustainable products and services by purchasing from members of the Sustainable Business Network. The following offers are only open to SBN members.


Alectric - The LED lighting company

Alectric

Free comprehensive evaluation of existing lighting and advise on possible efficiency improvements.

Free architecturally designed LED lighting quotation for new and existing buildings.

15% off any LED supply and installation project which could save clients thousands.


Apex

Apex Insurance

Protecting your business with Apex Insurance can also help protect New Zealand’s waterways. Apex will donate 20% of income from any new policies from SBN members to the Million Metres Streams Project. See millionmetres.org.nz for more information about how you can make a difference just by protecting your business with Apex.

Contact: Jill McMillan, Director, Apex Insurance, jillm@apexinsurance.co.nz, 021 499 599


Blue Cars

Blue Cars is offering 10% off any rental or electric vehicle experience package.

Blue Cars Ltd has been set up to accelerate the uptake of electric vehicles in New Zealand. We have several locations across the country including Auckland Airport, Auckland City, Waiheke Island, Whangarei and Christchurch.  Blue Cars offers short and long term rentals of Nissan Leafs and short term rentals of a Tesla Model S (Auckland only) – daily rates start at $51.00. Rentals include the first charging free, making the vehicles ready to go upon collection from any of our locations.

Blue Cars EV experience packages are a great stepping stone to buying or leasing an electric vehicle. If you would like to know more about our leasing packages email carl@bluecars.nz As an SBN member we would like to offer an exclusive 10% discount on any rental or EV experience booking.  To book go to: www.bluecars.co.nz and use discount code SBN10.

If you have any further enquires please contact either carl@bluecars.nz or annette@bluecars.nz  or via 0800 blue ev.


Blunt Umbrellas

Every year, millions upon millions (upon millions) of umbrellas break in very ordinary weather conditions and end up in landfill due to poor design, cheap materials and cost cutting manufacturing. This is a problem.
Blunt™ is an entirely new rethink of an outdated product design. Be part of the solution.

SBN members can visit blunt www.bluntumbrellas.com and use the coupon code BluntlovesSBN and get 20% of any purchase


caffe prima

Caffe Prima is offering 25% off freshly roasted coffee for SBN members

Try some of Caffe Prima’s award-winning blends, including Fairtrade Verde which won a silver medal in the Best Ethically Traded category at the 2015 NZ Coffee Awards. Just enter the code sbn201612 at the cart phase in our online shop. We can also tailor great office deals for SBN members, so get in contact.

Caffe Prima is a locally owned and operated business and is Fairtrade certified. It has developed compostable bags for freshly roasted coffee. The films that make up its coffee bags are certified compostable to the EN 13432 standard, which means they break down when disposed of in composting conditions (containing heat, water, oxygen, soil and micro-organisms).


Cadence Communications is offering 10% off a half day media training workshop.

The news media is undergoing rapid change and evolution and it is becoming increasingly difficult to know how best to engage with them. Understanding what they want can help you to get better results and to position your organisation positively.

Join us for a half day media training workshop and learn the key media relations tips and traps.  As a longstanding supporter of SBN, we are offering a special 10% discount to SBN members.

To book email: suzanne@cadencecomms.co.nz


Cityhop

Cityhop

Cityhop cars can be hired by the hour ($14+GST including petrol). Join the businesses that are moving people around smartly and saving money, and find out where the nearest parks are to your office. You can call Cityhop today about adding car share to your sustainable transport options.

SBN members can get six months of free membership (valued at $60).

Call  Alex on 09 374 5081 or email alex@cityhop.co.nz


Copier World

Copier World

Copier World has a special offer for SBN members to get a free print survey and cost of ownership assessment. This will give a snapshot of your current printing and copying situation and recommendations for reducing costs, while moving you towards a greener footprint. As part of this assessment, you can find out about the world’s first multifunction machine with erasable print function.

Contact rory@copierworld.co.nz.


Elevate Group Ltd

Elevate specialises in Leadership and Collaboration Coaching and Training, and with over 14 years experience has worked with hundreds of people using a brain-based approach that’s real world ready.

Clients include XERO, HNZC, WEL Networks, Transpower, Westpac and NGOs such as Kaibosh, SPREP, WWF and the Red Cross NZ. $600 discount for SBN members on our two main open trainings: Communication Leadership Advanced Personal Communication and Conflict Resolution Training Leadership Intelligence Mental Agility & Strengths-Based Leadership Training “If you are in a position of needing to make changes fast, meeting your own and others’ needs while preserving relationships – this is the course to do – as soon as you can.” Laurie Foon, Sustainable Business Network Contact us for full offer details


energy nz

Energy NZ

Energy NZ is a recognized provider of energy efficiency consulting and monitoring services nationally, with local and international experience across commercial, industrial and public sectors. We are committed to helping you on your sustainability journey and are excited to provide the offers below to SBN members. We will have further offers through other SBN programs and will provide assistance in sourcing EECA grants if eligible.

Please contact us at admin@energynz.com or 09 488 0942 for more information.

  • Free energy management strategy consultations
  • Free mapping of utility (water, gas, electricity) metering plan/layout to show exactly what feeds where
  • Free power factor correction assessment
  • Free single site tariff review

Ethique

Ethique

Ethique, which produces skin and hair care bars using natural ingredients and minimal packaging, is offering SBN members 15% off all orders. Simply use the code sbnmember upon checkout at www.ethiquebeauty.com


Explore Group

Explore Group

Book a group charter with Explore Group before 31 December and get 15% off any group charter.


George Walker

George Walkers

We buy and sell corporate office furniture

Instead of used furniture from Corporate Companies going to landfill we re-sell to people starting up a new business or expanding their current business.

$50 voucher for SBN members purchasing in-store


Gladstone Winery

Three-packs of Gladstone’s very popular Rosé are on offer for SBN members for a special price of $55.  Please email office@gladstonevineyard.co.nz quoting SBN rosé.


Holistic Vets

Holistic Vets

Holistic Vets is offering SBN members a 10% discount on veterinary consultations (including phone consultations nationwide for people who are unable to bring in their animals).

Holistic Vets’ approach to healthcare is “sustainable healthcare” involving the integration of conventional veterinary medicine and surgery with complementary therapies to keep animals healthy. Its mission statement is: “Working towards a healthier planet, our aim is to regain and sustain long term optimal health for our patients so that animals have greater quality of life and their owners have peace of mind.”

Contact reception on 07 578 7054 or email info@holisticvets.co.nz Please note that the discount will only apply to the consultation and not to any products, surgery, procedures or medications.


Honey Wrap

Honeywrap

Inspired by a school project three mums have solved the problem of using disposable food wrap wrap by creating a gorgeous, natural and reusable alternative to plastic.

Made with organic cotton and natural preservatives Honeywraps shape around sandwiches, fruit, veg or over dishes to keep food fresh for longer. Each Honeywrap saves the equivalent of 75 m of plastic when used in school lunches over a school year. To date Honeywrap has saved over 2 million metres of plastic going to landfill or our oceans.

Say goodbye to plastic and get yourself  a beautiful NZ made alternative.

Use the Code SBNLOVE to get yourself 20% off your first order.


Mevo

Mevo

Mevo is Wellington’s very own electric car sharing company.  Why own your own vehicle when you could access a new Audi whenever you need mobility and pay for only what you use?  With two clicks in the Mevo app, pick your favourite coloured Audi, hit unlock, and the driver’s seat is all yours.

There’s no paperwork, no key collection office, no scheduled returned times or hidden fees. Our minute by minute and capped day rates are easy to understand and include all the extra bits like electricity, fuel and insurance.

Join your business to our most popular plan, Mevo for Me, on a free 30 day SBN trial and you’ll also receive two hours of complimentary credit for your first trip.

It only takes five minutes to sign up. Click here, select Get Started and add SBN in the Promotion Code field.

Own the journey, not the machine.


MyCarYourRental

Next time you need to rent a car, why not make it as convenient as possible?

MyCarYourRental allows you to rent an unused privately listed car that is not in use. This way you get a unique experience, a cheap rental and help save the environment from yet another car being produced by using what we already got!

It’s easy to book:

  1. Go to MyCarYourRental.com and search based on the address closest to where you want to pick-up (IE.: Auckland Airport)
  2. Request the vehicle you select (remember to add code SBN to get your discount)
  3. Get confirmation and you are ready to hit the road at the time and place that you selected.

Any questions regarding booking, no worries, call us on +64 (09) 281 9467


Paraoa Bakehouse

Try any 2 loaves, pizza packs, flatties or buns for FREE

Just pay $10 PPH.

Choose your products, @17 to choose from, and type ‘SBN2forFREE’ in coupon code field at checkout


PlugNDriveNZ

PlugnDriveNZ

PlugN Drive NZ ‘s Mission is to accelerate the transition to electric vehicles in New Zealand. We have been a specialist EV importer for over 2 years.

PlugN Drive NZ has a growing selection of EV’s – our focus is on the latest models with the latest technology and greatest range, however we do import to order earlier model cars.

We provide warranties – including battery on request. We test all our cars batteries and provide reports for all our EV’s.

We offer a full range of charging equipment along with good practical advice based on our real life experience (80,000km+ in EV’s) and tailored to suit your lifestyle.

As an SBN member we would like to offer our “Loan a Leaf” service for up to 3 days. This allows you to see if an EV suits your lifestyle / work place requirements after an initial chat and with full support.

To book a loan a leaf experience go to PlugnDriveNZ.com click on contact tab and send us a message. Please use SBN2017 as a  reference. Or give us a call anytime on 0224310143.

If you have any further enquiries please contact muz@plugndrivenz.com or fiona@plugndrivenz.com or info@plugndrivenz.kiwi


The Sleepstore

Mooncup is the original, soft, medical-grade silicone menstrual cup designed by women as the convenient, safe and eco-friendly alternative to tampons and pads. It offers an end to the waste, discomfort and expense of disposable sanitary protection. It is available in two sizes: Size A and Size B.

The Sleepstore is offering SBN members 25% off the recommended retail price of $49.95. Coupon code at checkout is NETWORK.

Go to: http://www.thesleepstore.co.nz


The Sleepstore

Waste-free living just got easier with The Sleepstore’s new single stemless travel wine glasses, designed for hot and cold beverages. The perfect alternative to breakable glass and wasteful plastic, they’re great for parties, camping, beach days, poolside, outdoor dining, and everyday waste-free sipping. SBN members receive 25% off the full price of $29.95 for one, or $54.95 for two-pack. Coupon code at checkout is NETWORK

Go to: http://www.thesleepstore.co.nz


Sleepstore

The Sleepstore is offering SBN members 25% off U Konserve Stainless Steel Straws (2 pack). They are a safe and reusable alternative to plastic straws and are great for cold summer drinks, smoothies and dinner party cocktails. They are made from food-grade stainless steel and are BPA, PVC, phthalate and lead-free. They are also dishwasher safe. Full price before discount $15.95. Also on offer is 25% off a Straw Cleaner, to help you clean inside the straws. Full price before discount $8.95. Coupon code at checkout is NETWORK.

Go to: http://www.sleepstore.co.nz


Sonder

Sonder is a multi-disciplinary agency with a reputation for creating innovative brand stories, specialising in video. It wants to work with brands that share its belief that the future of business is a sustainable one. So it is offering SBN members a 15% discount on the production of any video.

Go to: http://www.sonder.nz/sbn/


Thankyou Payroll

Thankyou Payroll is offering SBN members free use of our payroll and intermediary service for 6 months. Redeem this offer by typing SBN in the ‘promo code’ section when filling in your company details on sign up. This will entitle members to use any plans for free including the overnight and one day processing services.

T&C’s

  • Offer only valid for new clients
  • Offer only valid until 14th February 2018 (sign up before this date)
  • The $50 direct debit fee will be waived if you choose to initiate direct debit within the free promo period

More info here: help@thankyoupayroll.co.nz 0800 895 146


Tree Gifts New Zealand

Tree Gifts NZ believe business gifts should not be instantly forgettable.  They should however be memorable, providing longevity, for both the giver and receiver. Sustainable gifts such as tree and plants tick all the boxes – gifts that will still be remembered in years to come as they grow and flower, or provide fruit for picking from their branches.

SBN members can get 50% off their company branding on gift orders of 20+ units.  To take up this offer contact: info@treegifts.co.nz or call 0800 87 33 44 (valued at $80.00).


UBER

Download UBER and get your first ride free, up to $25. UBER is a smartphone app that you can use to book private drivers to pick you up in minutes. UBER is in more than 300 cities around the world, including New York, London, Paris, Sydney, Auckland and Wellington.

The process is simple:

  1. Download the UBER app on an iPhone, Android or Windows device, and create an account.
  2. Enter the promo code “SBNNZ” when prompted.
  3. Check the ETA, ‘REQUEST’ when you need a car, and enjoy the ride!

Zing

Zing Bokashi

Zingbokashi composting systems are a quick, convenient and easy way to turn food scraps into highly productive garden compost in just four weeks. The system is so effective and easy to use that operations such as schools, businesses, government departments, councils, cafés and hotels are successfully using it. SBN members can purchase two 15 litre ZingBokashi composting systems for $90. Contact: info@zingbokashi.co.nz


Not an SBN member? Find out about the benefits of joining New Zealand’s largest and longest-standing organisation dedicated to sustainable business. Find out which organisations are already members of SBN on the Sustainable Business Directory.