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todayWednesday, 29 July 2015

US Abercrombie & Fitch launches Australian-themed brand

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South Australia has timely debate but SMEs aren’t clock watchers

South Australian premier Jay Weatherill has won the support of big business by pushing ahead with plans to change the state’s time zone to match Melbourne and Sydney. by Broede Carmody
 

“Sharing economy is not just a tech trend”

The rise of Uber, Airbnb is no passing fad, according to Rachel Botsman, the author and founder of the Collaborative Lab. by Cara Waters
 

Tuesday, 28 July 2015

State budget round-up: Where is the best place to operate a business in Australia?

SMEs were among the big winners in this year’s budget thanks to a $5.5 billion small business and jobs package, but the policy decisions and allocation of funding by state governments in their budgets can have an equally important impact on your business’s bottom line. by Eloise Keating
 

Tuesday, 28 July 2015

New push for entrepreneurship visa

StartupAUS is turning its attention to policy measures that it believes can strengthen Australia’s startup ecosystem, starting with entrepreneurship visas. by Kye White
 

Small business takes the back seat at ALP conference

Small business issues were not high on the agenda at Labor’s national conference over the weekend, in stark contrast to Opposition Leader Bill Shorten’s budget reply speech. by Broede Carmody
 

Monday, 27 July 2015

Coles and Woolies: super heroes or bad guys?

A new code of conduct promises greater protections for suppliers of Australia's big two supermarkets. by Broede Carmody
 

Friday, 24 July 2015

Vino flows as online wine retailers clean up at industry awards night

It was a corker of a night all round at the sixth annual StarTrack Online Retail Industry Awards in Sydney last night, with wine retailers scooping the night's top awards. by Renee Thompson
 

ABC Retail considers compensating franchisees; Amazon rakes in $US23 billion in sales: Midday Roundup

The Australian Broadcasting Corporation will consider compensating ABC Shop franchisees after its decision to abandon bricks-and-mortar retail. by Broede Carmody
 
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