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California dreaming: Restaurant Brands plans KFC expansion
Rebecca Stevenson | Wed, 09 Sep 2020

Fast food CEO says it can saturate new market with fried chicken stores.

Briscoe's 1H profit down but margins and dividends up
Jenny Ruth | Tue, 08 Sep 2020

Briscoe Group trimmed the impact of the coronavirus crisis to just a 1.3 percent decline in first-half net profit and even managed to fatten margins and raise its dividend. That's despite its stores being closed for 50 days during the government lockdown and it having to cance...

Hallenstein shares jump 20% as online sales ease covid blues
Dan Brunskill | Wed, 19 Aug 2020

Hallenstein Glasson shares jumped 20 percent after the clothing chain said online channels helped keep annual sales stable through the pandemic lockdowns.  The stock hit a three-month high $4.30, and was recently up 19.5 percent at $4.10, after the company said sales were up 0...

Laybuy shareholders to pocket A$40m in ASX listing
Rebecca Howard | Tue, 11 Aug 2020

Laybuy shareholders will take some money off the table in an A$80 million initial public offering on the ASX this month.

Healthscope in $550M deal to sell NZ pathology business
Rebecca Howard | Tue, 04 Aug 2020

Australia’s Healthscope has inked a deal to sell its New Zealand pathology business to the NZ Super Fund and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board for more than $550 million. The two pension funds will each take a 50 percent stake in the Asia Pacific Healthcare Group. The deal...

New car sales bounce back in July
Andy Fyers | Tue, 04 Aug 2020

July was a surprisingly strong month for new vehicle sales, with total sales up on the same time last year.Motor Industry Association (MIA) figures show there were 366 more new vehicles registered last month compared to July 2019.MIA chief executive David Crawford put the increas...


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