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Collapsed Kikki.K bought out of administration

Most head office, retail and online employees will retain their jobs, and approximately 30 stores will remain open.

Premier Investments profit almost doubles despite 50,000 lost days

Premier Investments chairman Solomon Lew said it was an outstanding achievement to have delivered record results during ...

How newsagents are reinventing to stay relevant

Resurgence in local shopping has seen newsagents broaden range of locally-produced goods.

Kikki.K collapses for the second time in two years

ASIC records show administrators from global consulting firm Ankura were appointed to the business on August 26, 17 mont...

Booktopia looks to acquisition opportunities as profits double

“Our prospectus set some very ambitious targets for our first year as a listed company and I am very happy to report we ...

Wesfarmers results jump as Bunnings, Kmart and Officeworks boom

Wesfarmers has joined in the parade of businesses reaping the rewards of a strong year of trade, despite ongoing movemen...

Officeworks partners with Canva to grow personalised design offer

Thousands of new templates and designs created by Canva are now available in Officeworks’ Print & Create offering.

Booktopia furthers investment in publishing with Welbeck ANZ

Booktopia sets sights on becoming a publishing powerhouse, forming a strategic partnership with a UK-based publisher.

Booktopia restructures marketing team to reach broadening audience

Book business prepares to reach new customers as it weighs up future acquisitions.

Amazon launches on-demand paperback printing to power Australian book sales

Amazon hopes to speed up deliveries to customers as well as cut out the need for storing surplus books.

Premier Investments to return $15.6m in JobKeeper

Now that macro-economic trading conditions have stabilised, the business is comfortable returning the handout.

Booktopia earnings double in third quarter

The continued rise in online shopping has delivered online bookseller Booktopia another strong period, with third quarte...

Facebook set to announce new audio products – Recode

The announcement will be made on Monday but some products will not show up for a while, the report added.

Booktopia seals academic book deal with Zookal

The company's agreement with Zookal covers approximately $22 million of annual sales and 185,000 titles.

Premier Investments profit up 88.9 per cent in first half

Chairman Solomon Lew put it down to the “skills and dedication of [Premier’s] entire global team”.

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