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CHARTS: The number of Australians who read an Aldi catalogue each week will blow your mind
March 25 2017
Junk mail is big business that’s survived the digital era and continues to thrive. Supermarket catalogues are still at the forefront of the sector, which prompted Roy Morgan Research to have a look at what’s g...

OTT Picks Up Pace in New Zealand
March 25 2017
Two in every five New Zealanders now subscribe to an OTT service, according to a recent report from Roy Morgan Research, and one in every ten already subscribes to two or more OTT services....

Amazon, Big Basket & Grofers to invest $695m in e-grocery
March 25 2017
Ahold Delhaize plans to make Delhaize ‘Belgium’s favourite supermarket’ Ahold Delhaize has said that its ‘key priority’ over the next few years is to make its Delhaize Le Lion the ‘favourite supermarket’ for Be...

Opinion: Australian voters would prefer women to lead both major parties, poll finds
March 24 2017
I’M ABOUT to go out on a limb and make a couple of audacious predictions. Backhander Bill will not go the distance....

Women preferred to lead major parties
March 24 2017
I’M ABOUT to go out on a limb and make a couple of audacious predictions....

Fitness industry benefits from decline in sport participation
March 24 2017
Fitness Australia Chief Executive Bill Moore believes that the results and personal goal-driven public of today could well be the reason behind more people choosing personal trainers and gyms over traditional t...

Sigma continues shift to wider product range
March 24 2017
Mar 23, 2017 (The Australian - ABIX via COMTEX News Network) -- Sigma Pharmaceuticals CEO Mark Hooper has announced that the company will be changing its name to Sigma Healthcare....

Hedge fund grabs stake in Spotless
March 24 2017
Mar 23, 2017 (The Australian Financial Review - ABIX via COMTEX News Network) -- The Spotless board is yet to make a formal response to Downer EDI's $A1.2 billion bid for the company. Spotless shares closed at ...

Sydney luxury hotels 'fully booked'
March 24 2017
Mar 23, 2017 (The Australian Financial Review - ABIX via COMTEX News Network) -- Craig Collins says Sydney's hotel occupancy rates so far in 2017 are higher than for global cities such as London, Hong Kong and ...

Soul Patts sides with HHV board
March 24 2017
Mar 23, 2017 (The Australian Financial Review - ABIX via COMTEX News Network) -- Wilson Asset Management is seeking to oust the board of Hunter Hall Global Value (HHV) at a shareholders' meeting on 6 April....