Kōrero: Food shops

Opening day, Foodtown Takanini

Opening day, Foodtown Takanini

The second supermarket in New Zealand opened at Takanini, South Auckland, in 1961. The first supermarket had opened three years earlier – also a Foodtown, it was located on Great South Road in Ōtāhuhu.

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Foodtown

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Carl Walrond, 'Food shops - Self-service grocers and supermarkets', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/25500/opening-day-foodtown-takanini (accessed 5 June 2020)

He kōrero nā Carl Walrond, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010, updated 16 Sep 2016