Procurement

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Foundation of a greener industry

In the short period since the business was launched, Conserving Beauty’s innovative waterless products have secured the ...
asset financing, recovery, relief package, financial measures, funding, commercial brokers

Asset financing among SMEs on the rise

The government-backed SME Recovery Loan Scheme, available until 30 June 2022, is an initiative to ensure more businesses...

Russian liquor pulled from shelves in response to invasion of Ukraine

The removal of vodka in stores in Australia and New Zealand mirrors action in the UK, Canada, the US, and some European ...
BNPL

How BNPL can benefit small business

A business BNPL account will centralise business credit transactions in one place, making it easier find and reconcile b...
marketplace, importing

Five lessons I learnt from importing for the first time

Importing can be a helpful to the growth of your business but it’s not for the faint-hearted or the impulsive entreprene...

Global probe launched into supply-chain cartel conduct

A multilateral group will share intelligence and use existing international cooperation tools to help detect cartel cond...
security risks

Five cyber tips for SMEs

It has become apparent that simply trying to stop attackers from getting onto systems is only effective for low-level at...

Aussies urged to look for locally-grown Valentine’s Day flowers

Research reveals that three in five Australian Made licensees are reporting that customers are actively seeking, request...
service station, fuel

SME economic confidence hit by rising fuel prices

The research found that 43 per cent of SMEs expect revenue to increase and 37 per cent that anticipate it will be the sa...
cyber attack, vulnerable, cyber criminals, myths, cyber threat

Cyber threats for SMEs to watch out for in 2022

For many, an online presence may be a completely new venture, which often means technical vulnerabilities and unsecured ...