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PayPal preparing US$45 billion bid for Pinterest

PayPal has offered $70 per share, mostly in stock, for Pinterest, one of the sources said.

VIDEO: How Bubble Tea Club made $2m in its first year

We chat with co-founder Pamela Yip about the skyrocketing success of the business and the unexplored territory of bubble...

Woolworths Group sets vaccine mandate across business

Woolworths chief executive Brad Banducci said the business has an obligation to keep its staff safe.

The return of Tigerlily: An in-depth interview with the new CEO

New CEO Travis Wright sees nothing but opportunity as she embarks on a total overhaul of the beloved Australian swimwear...

Kogan’s first quarter signals recovery from difficult FY21

Quarterly sales grew 21 per cent year on year to $330.5 million, driven by Kogan First memberships, Kogan marketplace an...

Are you ready? Revenge spending is on its way

With New South Wales and Victoria starting to emerge from lockdown, ‘revenge’ spending is coming.

Australia tables laws to allow switch to online AGMs permanently

A bill, which has been criticised by shareholder groups, was introduced in parliament on Wednesday.

Fashion industry still has a “long way to go”: Baptist World Aid

“We have witnessed continual improvement from the industry when it comes to foundational measures… however, key measures...

Exclusive: Welcome to Myer’s new Virtual Store

The Virtual Store concept allows shoppers to experience products from Myer's online marketplace in real life and gives t...

Amazon, Ikea commit to using zero-carbon shipping fuels by 2040

With about 90% of world trade transported by sea, global shipping accounts for nearly 3% of the world's CO2 emissions.

​​Eco-startup Zero Co crashes crowdfunding servers as shares go on sale

Five minutes into the raise, Zero Co successfully raised $1 million, marking the fastest raise in the country.

ARA: Christmas period will be make-or-break for retailers

The upcoming Christmas period is fast becoming even more critical to retailers than usual, according to ARA boss Paul Za...

Stop. Here’s why you could be discriminating against your casual workers

Hiring casuals may seem like a quick and convenient option to fill a void in the workplace, as the process has all the p...

The great debate: Should vaccines be compulsory for staff?

SPC CEO Robert Giles and Employee Matters managing director Natasha Hawker battle it out over whether businesses should ...

Fashion firm Rent the Runway aims for nearly $1.3bn valuation in US IPO

Rent the Runway plans to sell 15 million shares priced between $18.00 and $21.00 apiece in its IPO.