Radius: Off
Radius:
km Set radius for geolocation
Search

Coles to introduce new line of vegan food from Maggie Beer

Coles, the famed supermarket chain, and Maggie Beer, the famed chef from South Australia, are partnering to serve up a new line of vegetarian and vegan food to Aussie consumers. Called “Maggie’s Food for Life,” the line of plant based foods will be sold in around 400 Coles stores beginning in October, Business News Australia […]

Queensland crocodile dies at 100

Buka the crocodile, who lived in captivity at Australia’s Koorana Crocodile Farm for many years and was well known to locals, has swam on ahead to cleaner waters. He was reportedly 100 years old. The crocodile’s age is only slightly more impressive than his size: he was 17 feet long and weighed more than one […]

Take it away! Melbourne resumes delivery services following a coronavirus second wave

A new surge in coronavirus cases in Melbourne as of June 30th 2020 has caused the city to revert backwards in terms of the lockdown restrictions placed on businesses. For those that had been eager to return to a sense of normality and once again experience the smaller pleasures such as a nice meal out, […]

Online business growth opportunity for Sydney’s Sex Shops

The world-wide outbreak of COVID-19 and subsequent global pandemic that has dominated the media in the beginning of 2020 is finally beginning to subdue. Whilst the virus continues to spread across the globe, with rising numbers in places such as Brazil as of June 2020 meaning, even as lock-down restrictions are being eased elsewhere, the […]

Fine Food Australia canceled due to COVID uncertainty

The organisers of Fine Food Australia, the country’s largest trade event for the food and hospitality industries, have announced that this year’s event—originally scheduled to go down from 7 to 10 September—is canceled. In a statement on the Fine Food Australia website, the organisers cited the ongoing difficulties caused by the coronavirus pandemic as the […]

A great wall is being erected between Australia and China

A number of Australian businesses are participating in a social media drive called “Australia Welcomes You.” The aim is to reassure prospective Chinese students and tourists that it is a good idea to come to Australia, despite an uptick in anti-Chinese prejudice associated with the COVID-19 pandemic, believed to have got its start in a […]

Former BlueScope Steel manager hit with criminal obstruction charges

Jason Ellis, former general manager of sales and marketing for BlueScope Steel, a leading Australian steel manufacturer, has been charged with two counts of attempting to obstruct the inquiry of a Commonwealth official. Ellis is said to have worked behind the scenes to obstruct a probe by Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) into an […]

Monsanto sued by Australian farmer claiming the company’s Roundup product caused his cancer

Anti-social agrochemical corporation Monsanto—now owned by anti-social pharmaceutical corporation Bayer—is finally getting its comeuppance. High time. In May, a California court order the company to pay more than $2 billion USD to a couple who were diagnosed with cancer after using its carcinogenic weedkiller, Roundup. Alva and Alberta Pilliod both got non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma from Roundup: […]

Someone from Western Sydney won the $12m Powerball prize and doesn’t know it

If you took a chance on the Powerball lottery the other night, find your ticket and look at the numbers closely. Somebody won the $12 million jackpot and is apparently unaware of their windfall. The anonymous person is the only person in all of Australia with the winning ticket—all that money belongs to them (unlike […]

Retail Food Group attempting to crawl out of the pit into which it threw itself

Floundering food conglomerate Retail Food Group (RFG), parent of Donut King, Pizza Capers and Michel’s Patisserie among other well-known companies, announced a fund drive to raise $150 million and save the firm. Business New Australia reports that $118.5 million of that money will be used to repay debts: “As part of the raise the company’s […]

Top
%d bloggers like this: