Shoes of Prey
3:35PM | Tuesday, 19 March 2013 | A new survey has revealed only 37% of local tech companies have issued share options in the last three years, with tax reasons cited as the main consideration for their reluctance.
1:40PM | Friday, 25 January 2013 | Shoes of Prey has taken a step towards the bricks-and-mortar world, teaming up with department store giant David Jones.
1:00PM | Friday, 18 January 2013 | Australia’s optometry and optical dispensing industry is expected to grow just 0.4% in 2012-13, according to an IBISWorld report, but online eyewear retailer Sneaking Duck says it isn’t worried.
1:21PM | Tuesday, 8 January 2013 | Venture capital firms in the United States raised $20.6 billion from 182 funds in 2012, new figures show, with Australian start-ups among those that benefited from the surge in investment cash.
6:56PM | Friday, 8 June 2012 | Google has launched a new program to assure online consumers they’re buying from trustworthy websites, but it’s currently only available for purchases shipped within the United States.
6:00AM | Friday, 8 June 2012 | Sydney start-up success story Shoes of Prey has sung the praises of its home city after raising $3 million from investors, including Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes.
5:17PM | Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | An online retail expert says New Zealand can be a lucrative market for start-ups as long as they localise their offering, after online shoe store StyleTread announced its New Zealand launch.
5:22PM | Friday, 4 May 2012 | Online retailers need to avoid overwhelming consumers with questions, experts say, after the privacy commissioner said local companies demand too much information from their customers.
3:01AM | Tuesday, 27 March 2012 | Recently, we've been running competitions on Facebook to promote our business. There are some valuable lessons we've learned along the way. BY MICHAEL FOX.
8:58PM | Tuesday, 23 August 2011 | Start-ups need to strike the right balance between short- and longer-term growth activities. Learning to keep an eye on both is crucial if your business is to expand. BY MICHAEL FOX.