Survey finds founders 'more accepting of economic challenges' with earlier push to profitability

Survey finds founders 'more accepting of economic challenges' with earlier push to profitability

A survey of Australian founders conducted by law firm Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) has found resilience and optimism are two prevailing themes in the national startup...

Gilmour Space receives green light for Australia's first orbital spaceport

Gilmour Space receives green light for Australia's first orbital spaceport

Fresh after raising $55 million in a Series D round led by the...

Survey finds founders 'more accepting of economic challenges' with earlier push to profitability

Survey finds founders 'more accepting of economic challenges' with earlier push to profitability

A survey of Australian founders conducted by law firm Herbert ...

Watchdog takes owner of Noni B, Katies to court over late deliveries

Watchdog takes owner of Noni B, Katies to court over late deliveries

Mosaic Brands (ASX: MOZ), the fashion retail powerhouse behind such...

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Australian data protection authority received almost 500 breach reports in December half

Australian data protection authority received almost 500 breach reports in December half

While it’s no secret that cybersecurity attacks have posed a ...

The secret sauce of Coles’ and Woolworths’ profits: high-tech surveillance and control

The secret sauce of Coles’ and Woolworths’ profits: high-tech surveillance and control

Coles and Woolworths, the supermarket chains that together control ...

Latitude posts $158.5m loss for "most challenging year"

Latitude posts $158.5m loss for "most challenging year"

Personal finance group Latitude Group (ASX: LFS) has reported ...

“We made a commitment”: Medibank returns $200m in cash-backs to customers

“We made a commitment”: Medibank returns $200m in cash-backs to customers

Health insurer Medibank (ASX: MPL) has announced it will return a f...

Big-name retailers among buyers interested in scooping up Godfreys Group

Big-name retailers among buyers interested in scooping up Godfreys Group

Buyers have begun circling embattled vacuum cleaner retailer G...

More tradies chasing fewer jobs drives Hipages to $3.7m profit

More tradies chasing fewer jobs drives Hipages to $3.7m profit

More tradies competing for fewer jobs has propelled online tradie m...

Scentre Group retailers post record sales in 2023 as foot traffic spikes

Scentre Group retailers post record sales in 2023 as foot traffic spikes

A sharp increase in foot traffic at Scentre Group’s (ASX: SCG...

Former DHL Express boss John Mullen to replace outgoing Qantas chairman

Former DHL Express boss John Mullen to replace outgoing Qantas chairman

Qantas Airways (ASX: QAN) has named John Mullen the new chairman to...

Investigation launched into HWL Ebsworth over cyber attack from BlackCat

Investigation launched into HWL Ebsworth over cyber attack from BlackCat

The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) has la...

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Entrepreneurship

Survey finds founders 'more accepting of economic challenges' with earlier push to profitability

Survey finds founders 'more accepting of economic challenges' with earlier push to profitability

A survey of Australian founders conducted by law firm Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) has found resilience and optimism are two prevailing themes in the national startup...

Mollymook Beach startup Gravity Drinks fizzing on $1m seed raise

Mollymook Beach startup Gravity Drinks fizzing on $1m seed raise

An Australian seltzer startup that recently started ranging in clos...

Shares double for hearing tech scale-up Audeara on Zildjian contract

Shares double for hearing tech scale-up Audeara on Zildjian contract

Brisbane-based hearing tech scale-up Audeara (ASX: AUA) has fo...

AI job matching platform Hatch raises $7m to challenge legacy marketplaces

AI job matching platform Hatch raises $7m to challenge legacy marketplaces

Hatch, an artificial intelligence (AI) powered job matching platfor...

MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS

Accenture buys marketing tech consultancy The Lumery as US giant bolsters Aussie base

Accenture buys marketing tech consultancy The Lumery as US giant bolsters Aussie base

Irish-American professional services company Accenture has acquired...

Japan’s J-Power eyes $381m buyout of renewables generator Genex Power

Japan’s J-Power eyes $381m buyout of renewables generator Genex Power

Japanese electricity generator J-Power has upped the ante with a he...

Childcare veteran Chris Scott scaling up Embark Early Education with $25m acquisition

Childcare veteran Chris Scott scaling up Embark Early Education with $25m acquisition

Embark Early Education (ASX: EVO), a Gold Coast-based childcare cen...

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Retail

Berchtold lands on her feet as Mosaic Brands names former Iconic boss as new CEO

Berchtold lands on her feet as Mosaic Brands names former Iconic boss as new CEO

After being thwarted from taking on the top job at Best & Less ...

Universal Store profit up 17pc on productivity gains despite inflationary pressure

Universal Store profit up 17pc on productivity gains despite inflationary pressure

Now with 100 stores to its name across several brands, Universal St...

Scentre Group retailers post record sales in 2023 as foot traffic spikes

Scentre Group retailers post record sales in 2023 as foot traffic spikes

A sharp increase in foot traffic at Scentre Group’s (ASX: SCG...

Woolworths CEO Banducci quits as supermarket giants under the microscope

Woolworths CEO Banducci quits as supermarket giants under the microscope

Woolworths Group (ASX: WOW) CEO Brad Banducci has stunned the marke...

 

Opinion

Why are so many SMEs not growing from small to medium size?

Why are so many SMEs not growing from small to medium size?

I was recently asked by a defence industry executive why so many SM...

How healthy are the plant-based meat and dairy replacements in the market?

How healthy are the plant-based meat and dairy replacements in the market?

If you’re thinking about buying plant-based foods, a trip to ...

The secret sauce of Coles’ and Woolworths’ profits: high-tech surveillance and control

The secret sauce of Coles’ and Woolworths’ profits: high-tech surveillance and control

Coles and Woolworths, the supermarket chains that together control ...

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CAPITAL RAISING & FINANCE

GreenCollar buys into EnergyLink Services to tackle agribusiness decarbonisation

GreenCollar buys into EnergyLink Services to tackle agribusiness decarbonisation

Environmental markets project developer GreenCollar has made a stra...

Bike Exchange raising $3.1m with plans to delist after an uphill battle on the ASX

Bike Exchange raising $3.1m with plans to delist after an uphill battle on the ASX

Three years after listing on the ASX via a $76 million float, onlin...

Former EML CEO Tom Cregan launches digital tipping fintech for hospitality

Former EML CEO Tom Cregan launches digital tipping fintech for hospitality

After leading EML Payments (ASX: EML) for a decade including a tumu...

CSIRO and Main Sequence expect synthetic biology to become a $30 billion industry by 2040

CSIRO and Main Sequence expect synthetic biology to become a $30 billion industry by 2040

The economic value of synthetic biology to Australia has increased ...

Leadership

Berchtold lands on her feet as Mosaic Brands names former Iconic boss as new CEO

Berchtold lands on her feet as Mosaic Brands names former Iconic boss as new CEO

After being thwarted from taking on the top job at Best & Less ...

Ecofibre shareholders reject founder's nomination of Alex Keach to board

Ecofibre shareholders reject founder's nomination of Alex Keach to board

Shareholders in medicinal cannabis and hemp company Ecofibre (...

Akubra’s new CEO Natalie Culina marks a first for iconic hat manufacturer

Akubra’s new CEO Natalie Culina marks a first for iconic hat manufacturer

Australian hat manufacturer Akubra has enlisted retail industry exe...

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Property

St Hilliers Contracting group’s debt exposure could top $40m, creditors told

St Hilliers Contracting group’s debt exposure could top $40m, creditors told

Creditors to Sydney-based St Hilliers Contracting have been to...

MA Marina Fund grows its portfolio with $33m deal for East Coast Marina in Manly, QLD

MA Marina Fund grows its portfolio with $33m deal for East Coast Marina in Manly, QLD

Alternative asset manager MA Financial (ASX: MAF) has lifted its ex...

Simonds Group swings back into profit despite a fall in house builds

Simonds Group swings back into profit despite a fall in house builds

Homebuilder Simonds Group (ASX: SIO) has swung back into the black ...

Resort developer Li Zhang sentenced to 10 years in jail for tax fraud

Resort developer Li Zhang sentenced to 10 years in jail for tax fraud

A developer who conspired to defraud the Commonwealth of tax income...

 

Health

Cochlear profit jumps 35pc on increased implant sales

Cochlear profit jumps 35pc on increased implant sales

Strong demand for its upgraded Nucleus 8 Sound Processor has l...

Brandon BioCatalyst secures $50m grant for new med-tech incubator tackling dementia

Brandon BioCatalyst secures $50m grant for new med-tech incubator tackling dementia

A national biotechnology incubator run by the venture capital-backe...

Crowd-sourced funding steady at $71m as food & beverage, female-founded startups rise

Crowd-sourced funding steady at $71m as food & beverage, female-founded startups rise

Despite a 58 per cent decline in venture capital funding in Austral...

Aravax raises $66m for peanut allergy cure as Victoria leads the way

Aravax raises $66m for peanut allergy cure as Victoria leads the way

Victoria has become the epicentre of finding a cure for peanut alle...

Technology

Space Machines Company’s partnership with Orbit Fab blasts into orbit aboard SpaceX Transporter

Space Machines Company’s partnership with Orbit Fab blasts into orbit aboard SpaceX Transporter

The mission by Adelaide-based Space Machines Company to deliver &ls...

Gilmour Space receives green light for Australia's first orbital spaceport

Gilmour Space receives green light for Australia's first orbital spaceport

Fresh after raising $55 million in a Series D round led by the...

Monash Uni startup Jupiter Ionics raises $9 million for green ammonia technology

Monash Uni startup Jupiter Ionics raises $9 million for green ammonia technology

With a patented electrolytic cell developed by researchers at Monas...

Staff cuts and sales growth lift earnings at Airtasker

Staff cuts and sales growth lift earnings at Airtasker

A decision last year from online services marketplace Airtasker (AS...

Legal

Brisbane Korean BBQ icon Maru salvaged by restructuring plan with creditors

Brisbane Korean BBQ icon Maru salvaged by restructuring plan with creditors

A Brisbane Korean barbecue icon will live on to grill another day a...

Ousted Ecofibre US exec to sue company alleging "conflicted" board

Ousted Ecofibre US exec to sue company alleging "conflicted" board

An executive who headed up an Ecofibre (ASX: EOF) subsidiary in the...

Redbubble operator Articore scores second court win against Hells Angels

Redbubble operator Articore scores second court win against Hells Angels

Melbourne-based Articore Group (ASX: ATG) has won the latest round ...

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