31 Jul 2013

Pumpkin Patch chief executive resigns

8:29 am on 31 July 2013

The chief executive of Pumpkin Patch, Neil Cowie, has resigned to take up another role in the New Zealand retail industry.

The children's clothing company says Mr Cowie has made a significant contribution in the last six years, expecially during the last two years as chief executive when he has guided the business through a period of change.

Pumpkin Patch chair Jane Freeman says the firm has a long term succession plans in place and has internal candidates to the fill the role.