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Last updated 06:21 10/12/2012

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Check out the latest movements, changes and sales in Manawatu business news.

* The new AvantiPlus cycle shop in Palmerston North may look like it is stepping on toes after moving into the former Crank-It Cycles premises. However, the current location is only temporary. Staff said Avanti was looking for a bigger location in Palmerston North, but wanted a store in the meantime after its business arrangement with Pedal Pushers ended.

* The Haberdashery in Pahiatua is for sale. The owners, who are looking to retire, want $35,000 for the business.

* Shannon retaliers are offering a prize for late night shoppers. People who spend $20 or more between 5pm and 8pm on Fridays before Christmas in Shannon will have a chance to win $250 to spend in the Horowhenua town.

* Trackside Villas – the building project which will see part of Levin Racecourse turned into a retirement village – is having an open day on Saturday and Sunday from 1pm to 4pm. People will be able to look through a show home and see how the village might turn out. For more information, ring Remax Levin on (06) 367 0661.

* Ashhurst Engineering and Construction will be shut for a Christmas/New Year break. It will close December 21 and reopen January 7.

* Palmerston North business IT Express has moved to 145 Cuba St, opposite the China Town restaurant.

* The last Chamber of Commerce After 5 event for 2012 will be at the Palmerston North City Library on Thursday.

Send business news to (with Business Time in the subject line) or call reporter Jono Galuszka on 355 8807.

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