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FoodByUs is helping farmers & wholesalers connect with consumers during Covid-19 crisis

- April 3, 2020 2 MIN READ

Former B2B-only marketplace for food suppliers, FoodByUs, has opened up its online store to the public to help consumers purchase food and cleaning products at wholesale prices during the coronavirus crisis. The Sydney-based startup, which usually supplies huge volumes of food and cleaning products to cafes, pubs and restaurants, will now offer a delivery service… Read more »

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Research reveals impact of COVID-19 on Aussie small businesses

- April 3, 2020 2 MIN READ

Research by QuickBooks Australia and conducted by YouGov has revealed just how much Australian small and medium businesses are being affected by COVID-19. The research conducted last week provides insights on how small businesses are really being impacted by the pandemic.

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MYOB launches COVID-19 business preparedness guide

- April 2, 2020 2 MIN READ

Business owners looking for advice on cash flow, business continuity and business planning to survive the coronavirus pandemic have a new resource thanks to MYOB. The cloud business solution has developed a Business Preparedness Guide to assist Australian small businesses looking for answers during the current COVID-19 pandemic. With the rules of the game rapidly… Read more »

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How Order Up and Bolt Bikes are helping restaurants to survive the pandemic

- March 31, 2020 2 MIN READ

Online ordering platform, Order Up! and e-bike startup, Bolt Bikes are offering an immediate, cost-effective solution for Australia’s hospitality industry to stay operational during the COVID-19 crisis. With pubs and clubs, restaurants and cafes all forced to close their doors and offer delivery and takeaway options only, these two startups have developed an al-in-one order… Read more »

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Google Small Business Hub offers free resources during Covid-19

- March 31, 2020 2 MIN READ

Google Australia has launched the Google for Small Business Covid-19  online hub to provide helpful advice and resources to small and medium businesses as they navigate challenges caused by the spread of coronavirus. The resources are designed to help businesses communicate effectively with their customers and employees, and maintain business operations and continuity planning in… Read more »

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Moratorium on evictions, elderly to self isolate & groups of two the new order

- March 29, 2020 2 MIN READ

The PM has further increased the restrictions surrounding mass gatherings in an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19 infections. Following the national cabinet meeting today, prime minister Scott Morrison has announced the government is slashing the number of people now allowed to gather in public from 10 to two (excluding family/household members). Playgrounds, outdoor… Read more »

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Myer, Kathmandu and Rip Curl shut up shop

- March 28, 2020 < 1 MIN READ

Several of Australia’s most popular retail chains have made the decision to close their doors while the nation rides out the coronavirus crisis. Myer has announced its department stores will be closed until April 27. Although they may shut for longer depending on the status of the pandemic. While Kathmandu ceased trading on Friday, also… Read more »

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Premier says act as though you have COVID-19 as NSW diagnoses rise

- March 28, 2020 2 MIN READ

NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian has appealed for citizens to assume they have coronavirus and act accordingly in an effort to curb the continued rise in new diagnoses. Berejiklian described the actions of Australians who continued to flout social distancing rules and self-isolation mandates as “heartbreaking”. The premier pleaded for people to maintain social distancing and… Read more »