8:13PM | Tuesday, 16 August 2011 | StartupSmart has unwrapped the elements of the gift shop industry for your benefit.
8:46PM | Tuesday, 16 August 2011 | Party wear has emerged as a new trend for brides, who are changing out of traditional dresses into mini dresses for their wedding receptions.
8:19PM | Friday, 12 August 2011 | To earn the business of those customers who are after quality, you need to actually offer that quality, and ensure that the quality is clearly conveyed on your website.
8:43PM | Friday, 12 August 2011 | Anyone who uses lip balm knows you inevitably eat quite a lot of the stuff, so why not make a meal of it?
8:00AM | Wednesday, 10 August 2011 | Two thirds of Australian business owners still believe the carbon tax will hurt their business, according to a new poll, despite a general rise in public support for the scheme.
8:17PM | Friday, 5 August 2011 | Mid-range fashion chain Brown Sugar has become the latest victim of the tough retail climate by entering into voluntary administration, with experts claiming that older demographics are driving the downturn.
8:24PM | Thursday, 4 August 2011 | The Productivity Commission has unexpectedly recommended the Government should reduce the $1,000 GST-free import threshold, but acknowledges wider problems exist.
8:36PM | Wednesday, 3 August 2011 | Retail sales fell unexpectedly in June as consumers remain nervous about the global economy – a sentiment also being felt by the business sector, particularly SMEs.
8:58PM | Wednesday, 3 August 2011 | Australian businesses are set to gain a $27 billion boost to productivity in 2011 as more companies shift to eCommerce, new figures reveal, with the web tipped to contribute $70 billion to the economy by 2016.
8:39PM | Tuesday, 2 August 2011 | eCommerce uptake is higher among regional businesses than city-based businesses, a new survey reveals, while Queensland has the highest percentage of SMEs with an online presence.