A new way to engage with shareholders: Link Market Services

July 26, 2017

Since the law change in 2012 allowing kiwi companies to hold annual meetings virtually, the market has been itching for a new way of holding shareholder meetings, whether it be by means of audio, visual and audio, or electronic communication. Five years on, Link Market Services has become the first global financial services provider to offer an innovative platform to deliver both virtual (online) and hybrid (online, phone, and in-person voting participation) shareholder meetings for its clients. We were engaged by Link Market Services to help move their clients’ shareholder meetings to the cloud, allowing investors to attend a shareholder meeting from anywhere in the world. “The Instillery have delivered … Read More

How we helped Eat My Lunch manage their growth

July 13, 2017

More lunches = more business complexity – How we helped Eat My Lunch manage their growth Since June 2015, Eat My Lunch have provided over 475,000 lunches to hungry Kiwi kids. Starting from humble beginnings in a home kitchen in Auckland, Eat My Lunch very quickly grew to delivering 1,400 lunches daily to kids attending 48 schools across Auckland, Hamilton and Wellington. Having a lot of growth and success so early in a company’s life brings with it a bunch of things that organisations may not have necessarily thought about before. This became more evident to Lisa and her team when they decided to move from the original Eat My Lunch … Read More


March 15, 2016

“Our tagline is World factory of ideas and experiments – what we’ve learnt is that trying to sell people a skirt is not going to excite people but trying to sell people an idea is what makes people happy.” Kiwi owned iconic fashion house, WORLD, has long been known for its trendsetting fashion – the avant garde label has an eclectic style and makes dressing fun with an energy, passion and vision. Over its 26 years of business, the retail empire has grown significantly in both the number of locations and store size. As part of each retail new fit-out, cutting edge technology is installed allowing the label to experiment … Read More

The Honest Food Company

March 14, 2016

The Honest Food Company Epic Food Creator & Omni-channel Retailer 10+ employees The Honest Food Company produces socially responsible handcrafted raw protein foods that are free from grain, gluten, dairy and sugar. The paleo protein snacks have been embraced by health and wellness aficionados across the country. Business Owner Belinda Tuki’s motto is profit with a purpose. Her goal is to grow The Honest Food Company business while at the same time giving back to the community. One way in which she is doing this is through the paid internship programme in which she mentors single mothers who are returning to the workforce to grow their confidence and/or experience. You … Read More

Ingrid Starnes

March 10, 2016

Ingrid Starnes Fashion Designer & Epic Global Omni-channel Retailer 10+ employees Ingrid Starnes is a New Zealand designed and made label, established in 2009. The clothing collections feature signature prints, silk dyed to custom colourways, and a love of fabric, drape, structure and detail.The label’s fine fragrance Vetyver Bergamot is available throughout New Zealand and in the magazine Monocle’s retail stores internationally.​​ Life before the cloud was laborious for New Zealand fashion label, Ingrid Starnes. The fashion retailer’s two Auckland stores and ten stockists were managed through a system of online spreadsheets requiring never-ending manual updates. Savvy business owners, Ingrid and Simon, were well aware of global trends and innovations … Read More


March 1, 2015

From small innovative start-ups to huge listed companies, our customers have achieved amazing things in partnership with The Instillery. We love to share our customers’ success stories and what better way to do it than through a nice little video. Happy watching!