News

We’re Winners… Again!

June 24, 2014

For the third year in a row 0800 Sunshade’s Licensees have taken out prestigious accolades at the Outdoor Fabric Products Association of New Zealand (OFPANZ) industry awards. 0800 Sunshade’s Hawke’s Bay, Mark Hannan won the best Commercial... Read more

In hospitality? We’ll improve your bottom line

June 24, 2014

By making your place the place to be this winter! At 0800 Sunshade we make it our business to understand yours.  We know hospitality can be a tough, but rewarding, business.   Here’s how we can help! 0800 Sunshade custom-designs... Read more

Canvasland WOWs Judges

May 25, 2014

         Our lower north Island Licensee, Canvasland Limited, took out the award for best innovation at the Outdoor Fabric Products Association of NZ (OFPANZ) industry awards this past weekend. This amazing 7 metre high by 12 metre wide unit... Read more

Customisation is key!

May 24, 2014

Bowling green shades Our Waikato Licensee, Don Buchanan, was able to develop a clever solution to a unique situation for the Central Bowling Club in Cambridge this month when he adopted a  concertina design to the sunshade. This tailored... Read more

Simple yet effective

May 24, 2014

When our Waikato Licensee, Don Buchanan, recently fitted our award-winning Ezytrak screen system outside the entrance to this home it not only prevented water and mud from being trudged inside, it also provided: Protection over the door and... Read more

Maths does add up!

May 22, 2014

Many say being taught maths at school was a waste of time, according to a recent online education news site. 0800 Sunshade begs to differ.  Erecting a shade sail or outdoor screens  involves the use of numbers and mathematics in terms of taking... Read more

Creating more outdoor play space in winter

May 22, 2014

Feature Project        Te Ohaki Te Kohanga Reo in Ahipara, Northland contacted 0800Sunshade for a dual requirement of shading to their Kohanga as well as a dry area for the tamariki to play under. 0800 Sunshade’s Northland Licensees... Read more

Keeping the elements out in style

May 22, 2014

Feature Project     After recently redeveloping their high-end luxury wine lodge, the owners approached 0800 Sunshade to fit outdoor screens around the perimeter of the lodge’s veranda. The brief to 0800 Sunshade from the lodge owners was to... Read more

Hospitality News: Sophisticated Outdoor Weather Protection

March 24, 2014

Thanks for signing up for our inaugural quarterly enewsletter.  Our pledge to you is to provide you with up to date information and tips on how to run a successful hospitality business. How do we know about this given we are not in the... Read more

Research shows ECE’s ‘glaring’ omission in shade

March 4, 2014

Don’t let your early childcare centre feel the glare of concerned parents worried about this item on TVNZ’s One News show on Sunday March 2. “New research has found a glaring omission when it comes to protecting children from the... Read more