Category Archives: Business

Not even Coles staff would buy ‘terrible’ Coke Life

Supermarkets are unable to sell green-branded Coke Life cans to retail staff even at a rockbottom price of 20 cents after remaining stock was quietly removed from Australian shelves. A New South Wales Coles worker, who wished to remain anonymous, told The New Daily that

Not even Coles staff would buy ‘terrible’ Coke Life

Supermarkets are unable to sell green-branded Coke Life cans to retail staff even at a rockbottom price of 20 cents after remaining stock was quietly removed from Australian shelves. A New South Wales Coles worker, who wished to remain anonymous, told The New Daily that

North Queenslanders brace for rising tide of insurance premiums

Northern Queenslanders have been warned to expect a gradual but potentially significant rise in insurance premiums over the coming months, following the devastation of Cyclone Debbie. Cyclone Debbie took three hours to slowly cross the north Queensland coast between Airlie Beach and

North Queenslanders brace for rising tide of insurance premiums

Northern Queenslanders have been warned to expect a gradual but potentially significant rise in insurance premiums over the coming months, following the devastation of Cyclone Debbie. Cyclone Debbie took three hours to slowly cross the north Queensland coast between Airlie Beach and

McDonald’s staff subjected to unpaid ‘compulsory cleaning’

Teenage McDonald’s workers have been exploited at a Brisbane store, instructed to complete three hours of unpaid “compulsory cleaning” at the threat of having their hours cut back. The parent of a former employee, who wished to remain anonymous to protect

McDonald’s staff subjected to unpaid ‘compulsory cleaning’

Teenage McDonald’s workers have been exploited at a Brisbane store, instructed to complete three hours of unpaid “compulsory cleaning” at the threat of having their hours cut back. The parent of a former employee, who wished to remain anonymous to protect

‘We’re deeply sorry’: Coopers Brewery says it supports gay marriage amid boycott

Coopers Brewery says it supports marriage equality and did not mean to make light of the issue amid furore over a promotional video that was accused of spreading an “anti same-sex marriage” sentiment. Pubs across Australia have begun boycotting Coopers beer after the

‘We’re deeply sorry’: Coopers Brewery says it supports gay marriage amid boycott

Coopers Brewery says it supports marriage equality and did not mean to make light of the issue amid furore over a promotional video that was accused of spreading an “anti same-sex marriage” sentiment. Pubs across Australia have begun boycotting Coopers beer after the

Sage Institute staff and students had ‘gut feeling’ about closures

Sage Institute of Fitness, now facing campus closures, hired sales professionals to serve as career advisers who “had to lie through their teeth” to entice students, according to a former Sage trainer and assessor. Sage students were told on Wednesday that they “may be liable”

Sage Institute staff and students had ‘gut feeling’ about closures

Sage Institute of Fitness, now facing campus closures, hired sales professionals to serve as career advisers who “had to lie through their teeth” to entice students, according to a former Sage trainer and assessor. Sage students were told on Wednesday that they “may be liable”

Why Jetstar’s on-time performance is falling behind

Cost-cutting strategies have been blamed for budget carrier Jetstar clocking in the worst airline on-time performance results last year, while its departure punctuality fell by more than nine per cent over two years. Jetstar’s on-time performance for both arrivals and departures was well below

Why Jetstar’s on-time performance is falling behind

Cost-cutting strategies have been blamed for budget carrier Jetstar clocking in the worst airline on-time performance results last year, while its departure punctuality fell by more than nine per cent over two years. Jetstar’s on-time performance for both arrivals and departures was well below

Penalty rates won’t reduce prices for consumers: employers

Don’t expect a cheaper meal on a Sunday. Employers admitted the reduction in Sunday penalty rates would not offer consumers lower prices, a crucial clause in the Fair Work Commission’s ruling has revealed. In paragraph 632 of the FWC’s full decision, it states

Penalty rates won’t reduce prices for consumers: employers

Don’t expect a cheaper meal on a Sunday. Employers admitted the reduction in Sunday penalty rates would not offer consumers lower prices, a crucial clause in the Fair Work Commission’s ruling has revealed. In paragraph 632 of the FWC’s full decision, it states