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Friday, 23 January 2015

Regional SMEs dragging down overall business confidence: report

Confidence in the year ahead is patchy for small businesses in Australia, with regional companies more worried about the economy and their future viability than their metropolitan counterparts. by Broede Carmody

David Jones expands private label suite, but what will happen to smaller suppliers?

David Jones is reportedly readying to launch a range of private South African labels from parent company Woolworths Holdings into its Australian stores. by Kirsten Robb

You can now order your own private courier thanks to this Sydney startup

A Sydney startup is looking to make it easier for Australians to do their online shopping by providing an on-demand delivery service. by Broede Carmody

Wednesday, 21 January 2015

Survey shows Aussie startups should dream a little bigger

The majority of Australian startup founders are university educated, aged between 30 and 35, and too many aren’t targeting a big enough market, according to the results of Startup Muster. by Kye White

Tuesday, 20 January 2015

Stop fretting about pleasing people who aren't your customers

There are plenty of ways you can start to look at who is your customer or not and it usually begins with my caring on some level about what you care about. by Michel Hogan

Friday, 16 January 2015

British retailer Marks and Spencer rumoured to be heading to Australia

The rumoured arrival of Marks and Spencer in Australia could spell further trouble for Myer and David Jones. by Kirsten Robb

Wednesday, 14 January 2015

The Sporting Globe shoots, scores: Sports bar franchise heads interstate

Sports bar chain The Sporting Globe will open its sixth Victorian store next month and will take its growing business interstate for the first time later this year. by Eloise Keating

Do Australian startup founders pay themselves too much?

When did salary expectations for some early stage startup founders in Australia reach $150,000? by Kye White

Global retail invasion set to continue in 2015: Five major retail trends to shape the year

The flood of international retailers coming to Australia is set to continue apace, according to a report released today by Deloitte. by Cara Waters
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