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Owner of Houston’s Farm, Sunfresh and Gourmet Selections enters administration

Owner of Houston’s Farm, Sunfresh and Gourmet Selections enters administration

A national vertically integrated farming and ready-made salad manuf...

Body Fit Training sets sights on Scandinavia with master franchise agreement

Body Fit Training sets sights on Scandinavia with master franchise agreement

After opening up 42 new studios globally in 2024 to date, Melbourne...

AI is not a magic wand – it has built-in problems that are difficult to fix and can be dangerous

AI is not a magic wand – it has built-in problems that are difficult to fix and can be dangerous

By now, all of us have heard and read a lot about artificial intell...

Sleeping Duck founders win court case against angel investor Adir Shiffman

Sleeping Duck founders win court case against angel investor Adir Shiffman

Dr Adir Shiffman, an angel investor who helped turn around the fort...

Former AFL boss Gillon McLachlan to lead Tabcorp as new CEO

Former AFL boss Gillon McLachlan to lead Tabcorp as new CEO

After speculation was quashed that he would be joining Racing Victo...

Luxury fashion seller Azura hits profitability as AI plugs data gaps

Luxury fashion seller Azura hits profitability as AI plugs data gaps

An artificial intelligence (AI) overhaul has allowed Azura Fashion ...

“Not our desired outcome”: Telix withdraws from $300m Nasdaq IPO

“Not our desired outcome”: Telix withdraws from $300m Nasdaq IPO

Telix Pharmaceuticals (ASX: TLX), one of the nation’s largest...

CommBank joins new ‘intelligence loop’ to combat SMS phishing scams

CommBank joins new ‘intelligence loop’ to combat SMS phishing scams

In an effort to reduce the number of SMS phishing scam victims...

Stralis Aircraft secures funding to make commercial hydrogen planes a reality

Stralis Aircraft secures funding to make commercial hydrogen planes a reality

Brisbane-based Stralis Aircraft has become one step closer to its a...

A year after the PwC scandal, the furore is gone – as well as the appetite for structural change

A year after the PwC scandal, the furore is gone – as well as the appetite for structural change

It was a scandal that rocked the shaky foundations of Australia&rsq...

Soul Patts chairman puts the needle on Vinyl Group's $5.4 million raise

Soul Patts chairman puts the needle on Vinyl Group's $5.4 million raise

Vinyl Group (ASX: VNL), the owner of music credits business Jaxsta,...

Watchdog issues first stop order against crowdfunding campaign

Watchdog issues first stop order against crowdfunding campaign

Australia's corporate watchdog has issued its first-ever&n...

ACCC lists competition concerns over $8.8b merger between Sigma and Chemist Warehouse

ACCC lists competition concerns over $8.8b merger between Sigma and Chemist Warehouse

The proposed $8.8 billion merger between Sigma Healthcare (ASX: SIG...

Qantas to take full control of Byron Bay’s TripADeal travel agency for $211m

Qantas to take full control of Byron Bay’s TripADeal travel agency for $211m

Qantas Airways (ASX: QAN) has moved to acquire full control of Byro...

National Vet Care founder returns to vet sector with practice management tech, e-commerce venture

National Vet Care founder returns to vet sector with practice management tech, e-commerce venture

More than four years after Tomas Steenackers' vet roll-up ...

Melbourne startup The Leaf Protein Co to photosynthesise $850k seed raise into new growth

Melbourne startup The Leaf Protein Co to photosynthesise $850k seed raise into new growth

A Melbourne-based startup developing sustainable extraction methods...

75% of workers think now is a good time to change jobs. What can managers do better to keep them?

75% of workers think now is a good time to change jobs. What can managers do better to keep them?

Australian workers are more likely than those elsewhere to be plann...

Farm Pride Foods to raise $6.2m, cut costs as Avian Influenza hits 36pc of egg production

Farm Pride Foods to raise $6.2m, cut costs as Avian Influenza hits 36pc of egg production

The growing impact of Avian Influenza (AI) on Melbourne-based Farm ...

Collins Foods CEO Drew O'Malley to step down after family tragedy

Collins Foods CEO Drew O'Malley to step down after family tragedy

Drew O'Malley, the CEO and managing director of Australian...

Internet challenger Swoop offloads wholesale voice business VoiceHub to Pivotel for $9m

Internet challenger Swoop offloads wholesale voice business VoiceHub to Pivotel for $9m

Challenger internet provider Swoop Holdings (ASX: SWP) has offloade...

Sydney agtech Farmbot raises $4.6m for faster roll-out of water monitoring SaaS

Sydney agtech Farmbot raises $4.6m for faster roll-out of water monitoring SaaS

With its technology that allows farmers to receive real-time update...

Australian Vintage raising $20m as sales growth stalls and net debt sours

Australian Vintage raising $20m as sales growth stalls and net debt sours

Australian Vintage, the producer of Nepenthe, Tempus Two and McGuig...

Brisbane, Adelaide surge up ranks of world's top emerging startup hubs

Brisbane, Adelaide surge up ranks of world's top emerging startup hubs

Sydney and Melbourne continued to feature prominently in Start...

Bain Capital eyeing embattled Bapcor for a potential $1.8b takeover

Bain Capital eyeing embattled Bapcor for a potential $1.8b takeover

Bapcor (ASX: BAP) has confirmed that Bain Capital Private Equi...

How Pana Organic’s founder stays true to his vegan mission over a decade of growth

How Pana Organic’s founder stays true to his vegan mission over a decade of growth

Making chocolate for a living has been a dream career for food-love...

Colette, The Daily Edited restructure saves 400 jobs nationwide

Colette, The Daily Edited restructure saves 400 jobs nationwide

Two months after being tasked with the voluntary administration of ...

Jetstar to take flight between Brisbane and Bangkok for the first time

Jetstar to take flight between Brisbane and Bangkok for the first time

Announced today, Jetstar will be connecting Brisbane passengers to ...

Another Farm Pride Foods egg farm tests positive to Avian Influenza

Another Farm Pride Foods egg farm tests positive to Avian Influenza

A high pathogenicity strain of avian influenza (HPAI) has...

Cryptocurrencies use huge amounts of power, but eco-friendly alternatives come with their own risks

Cryptocurrencies use huge amounts of power, but eco-friendly alternatives come with their own risks

As the urgency of climate change ramps up, focus is increasing on d...

Viva Leisure raising $16m to fund acquisitions and take Club Lime into WA

Viva Leisure raising $16m to fund acquisitions and take Club Lime into WA

Health and fitness club group Viva Leisure (ASX: VVA) is raising $1...