SURFSTITCH DOWNGRADES EARNINGS AS SHARES PLUNGE 25 PER CENT IN A DAY

TROUBLED online sports clothing retailer SurfStitch is considering selling off more of its assets and will close its US office as it expects its full-year loss to double. SurfStitch on Monday announced that weak apparel and footwear sales in its key markets, particularly in the UK, will dr...

SURFSTITCH DOWNGRADES EARNINGS AS SHARES PLUNGE 25 PER CENT IN A DAY
AUSCANN RESUMES TRADE AFTER $12 MILLION CAPITAL RAISING
AUSCANN RESUMES TRADE AFTER $12 MILLION CAPITAL RAISING

IT'S BEEN a big few days for medical cannabis manufacturer AusCann (ASX: AC8), as the company emerged from a trad...

APN AND oOh!media MERGER CALLED OFF, CEO 'AMAZED' AT ACCC'S DECISION
APN AND oOh!media MERGER CALLED OFF, CEO 'AMAZED' AT ACCC'S DECISION

THE PROPOSED $1.6 billion merger between Australia's two largest advertising groups, APN (ASX: APO) and oOh!me...

ANALYSTS FORECAST A GRIM CHOICE FOR OROTON: SELL UP OR QUIT THE ASX
ANALYSTS FORECAST A GRIM CHOICE FOR OROTON: SELL UP OR QUIT THE ASX

FOLLOWING a warning to the market and a subsequent trading halt earlier in the week which has shaved more than $11...

PERFECT STORM HITS VIRGIN AS COMPANY POSTS WEAKEST QUARTER IN HISTORY
PERFECT STORM HITS VIRGIN AS COMPANY POSTS WEAKEST QUARTER IN HISTORY

OFF THE back one of the most severe weather events to hit Queensland in the past decade, Virgin Australia (ASX: VA...

CQU SETTLES ON SIGNIFICANT BRISBANE CAMPUS UPGRADE
CQU SETTLES ON SIGNIFICANT BRISBANE CAMPUS UPGRADE

CENTRAL Queensland University (CQU) has called 160 Ann Street home for the past six years, and off the back of its...

OROTON'S SHARE PRICE IN FREE FALL AFTER 'UNACCEPTABLE' PROFIT DOWNGRADE
OROTON'S SHARE PRICE IN FREE FALL AFTER 'UNACCEPTABLE' PROFIT DOWNGRADE

SHARES in fashion retailer Oroton (ASX: ORL) have plunged more than 20 per cent in today's trade after announcing...

MEGAPORT'S GLOBAL EXPANSION CONTINUES WITH ALIBABA CLOUD DEAL IN CHINA
MEGAPORT'S GLOBAL EXPANSION CONTINUES WITH ALIBABA CLOUD DEAL IN CHINA

MEGAPORT Limited (ASX: MP1), a Brisbane-based interconnectivity provider, has entered into a partnership with Chinese...

DOMINO'S DELIVERS THE ROBOTIC GOODS
DOMINO'S DELIVERS THE ROBOTIC GOODS

IN MARCH, Domino's Pizza (ASX: DMP) announced it was on a mission to create a fleet of ground-based robots tha...

QLD'S CHIEF ENTREPRENEUR ON CURRENT 'TSUNAMI' OF TALENT: MARK SOWERBY EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW PART 1
QLD'S CHIEF ENTREPRENEUR ON CURRENT 'TSUNAMI' OF TALENT: MARK SOWERBY EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW PART 1

HE SPENT a decade conceiving and building Blue Sky Alternative Investments (ASX: BLA) into an ASX top 300 company ...

AACO STEPS UP OPERATIONS ON MIXED FY17 RESULTS
AACO STEPS UP OPERATIONS ON MIXED FY17 RESULTS

THE Australian Agricultural Company (AACo) has harvested a mixed crop of FY17 results, increasing net profit by five ...

VITA GROUP FORECASTS RECORD FULL YEAR PROFITS, BUT EXPANSION PUT ON HOLD
VITA GROUP FORECASTS RECORD FULL YEAR PROFITS, BUT EXPANSION PUT ON HOLD

VITA Group (ASX: VTG), which operates Telstra-branded retail outlets, has forecast a record full year underlying E...

MEGAPORT'S 'LA STORY' AS IT CONNECTS WITH THE US ON A NEW INTERNATIONAL ROUTE
MEGAPORT'S 'LA STORY' AS IT CONNECTS WITH THE US ON A NEW INTERNATIONAL ROUTE

Megaport Limited (ASX: MP1), a Brisbane-based interconnectivity provider, has continued its ex-pansion by establishin...

LEGAL PROCUREMENT DISRUPTOR SECURES $500,000 FUNDING BOOST
LEGAL PROCUREMENT DISRUPTOR SECURES $500,000 FUNDING BOOST

IT'S ONLY been two years since Warwick Walsh left a career in private practice to establish Lawcadia, a tech-base...

BANK LEVY ON BIG FOUR COULD DRIVE CUSTOMERS TO REGIONAL BANKS
BANK LEVY ON BIG FOUR COULD DRIVE CUSTOMERS TO REGIONAL BANKS

THE BANK of Queensland (ASX: BOQ) is expected to be a major beneficiary of the Federal Government's bank levy ...

HOW TO MANAGE OFFICE MOVES: FIVE ESSENTIALS TO PUT INTO ACTION
HOW TO MANAGE OFFICE MOVES: FIVE ESSENTIALS TO PUT INTO ACTION

IF YOU own a business, you will know that the decision to move premises isn't made lightly. Once your business...

Companies

SURFSTITCH DOWNGRADES EARNINGS AS SHARES PLUNGE 25 PER CENT IN A DAY
SURFSTITCH DOWNGRADES EARNINGS AS SHARES PLUNGE 25 PER CENT IN A DAY

TROUBLED online sports clothing retailer SurfStitch is considering selling off more of its assets and will close i...

Property

CQU SETTLES ON SIGNIFICANT BRISBANE CAMPUS UPGRADE
CQU SETTLES ON SIGNIFICANT BRISBANE CAMPUS UPGRADE

CENTRAL Queensland University (CQU) has called 160 Ann Street home for the past six years, and off the back of its...

Opinion

LESS TALK, MORE SMALL BUSINESS ACTION IN 2017
LESS TALK, MORE SMALL BUSINESS ACTION IN 2017

THE future growth and prosperity of Australian SMEs could be undermined if governments lose sight of the sector...

Leadership

QLD'S CHIEF ENTREPRENEUR ON CURRENT 'TSUNAMI' OF TALENT: MARK SOWERBY EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW PART 1
QLD'S CHIEF ENTREPRENEUR ON CURRENT 'TSUNAMI' OF TALENT: MARK SOWERBY EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW PART 1

HE SPENT a decade conceiving and building Blue Sky Alternative Investments (ASX: BLA) into an ASX top 300 company ...

Entrepreneurship

BRISBANE PROGRAM HELPING TO 'UN-FAIL' LOCAL STARTUPS
BRISBANE PROGRAM HELPING TO 'UN-FAIL' LOCAL STARTUPS

BEING an entrepreneur is risky business. That's why Advance Queensland is supporting a new 12-week training in...

Technology

MEGAPORT'S GLOBAL EXPANSION CONTINUES WITH ALIBABA CLOUD DEAL IN CHINA
MEGAPORT'S GLOBAL EXPANSION CONTINUES WITH ALIBABA CLOUD DEAL IN CHINA

MEGAPORT Limited (ASX: MP1), a Brisbane-based interconnectivity provider, has entered into a partnership with Chinese...

Finance

CONTROVERSIAL BANK LEVY SHOULD BE APPLIED TO OTHER BIG BUSINESSES, BOURIS SAYS
CONTROVERSIAL BANK LEVY SHOULD BE APPLIED TO OTHER BIG BUSINESSES, BOURIS SAYS

THE BANK LEVY imposed on the so-called 'Big Five' should be extended to include all government-licenced compa...

Marketing

ACCC RAISES CONCERNS OVER APN MERGER WITH oOh!media
ACCC RAISES CONCERNS OVER APN MERGER WITH oOh!media

THE COMPETITION regulator has waved a warning flag at the proposed $1.6 billion merger between Australia's two...

Executive Lifestyle

NEW VEHICLES - A LUXURY TRAP OR NECESSITY?
NEW VEHICLES - A LUXURY TRAP OR NECESSITY?

IT'S OFTEN said that the cars we drive say a lot about us, and we are sometimes unknowingly stereotyped by the...

Conference And Events

CEOS SWAP BOARD ROOM FOR CARDBOARD BOXES IN SUPPORT OF THE HOMELESS
CEOS SWAP BOARD ROOM FOR CARDBOARD BOXES IN SUPPORT OF THE HOMELESS

HUNDREDS of Australian CEO's will be going from the boardroom to a cardboard box next month at the St Vincent ...

Video

BUSINESS BITES: KHEMISTRY
BUSINESS BITES: KHEMISTRY

WHEN digital strategist Andy Fyffe felt like he missed the boat for the last big thing in tech, he pledged to seiz...

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