Panasonic who in Australia have both Sony and Samsung worried because of their strong performance and high marketing spend are set to chase consumers who frequent social network sites with Company CEO Steve Rust claiming that the Company is learning how to "Twitter".
Having already lost a patent ruling relating to the use of custom XML in Microsoft Word Microsoft has petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a $290 million payment demand in a long running fight with Canadian Company i4i Inc.
Woolworths and JB Hi Fi management have met to discuss the possibility of the mass supermarket retailer buying JB Hi Fi. ChannelNews has been told that Woolworths has appointed an external investment team to evaluate the possibility of acquiring the consumer electronics retailers who this week is set to report their latest profit results.
Are Australian building unions to blame for the current National Broadband Network (NBN) construction debacle, and is Communications Minister Stephen Conroy, now caught between supporting his party and the unions vs. the best interests of all Australians?
In an effort to unseat Optus, Vodafone is set to spend up to $30 million during the next 12 months with the Company today confirming that they have axed One Barrack St in favour of Clemenger BBDO as their new advertising agency.
Elly Valas a leading US retail consultant and the co-author of Guerrilla Retailing has warned Australia retailers that despite an economic downturn they must not become complacent and if anything they should increase their level of service and "spend more on marketing".