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SMC’s LE Series: Compatible with 16 Motor Manufacturers

Media Release February, 2020 Filling the technology gap between complex, conventional electric actuators and standard air operated cylinders, SMC’s range of motorless type electric actuators, the LE series, offers a host of performance benefits to its customers. From installation ease and enhanced flexibility to improved performance, this series is the …

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NRA releases retail recovery plan

The National Retail Association (NRA) has released an ambitious blueprint designed to tackle the unprecedented challenges confronting the sector and set Australian retail on course for recovery. The release follows a summer of devastating drought and bushfires, as well as a number of established retail brands closing their doors in …

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Universal Robots release cobot

Media Release 12 February, 2020 Universal Robots launches Financial Services Leasing Programme in collaboration with DLL Universal Robots (UR), the most trusted and widely-deployed collaborative robot (cobot) manufacturer in the world, has launched its new cobot leasing programme in collaboration with DLL, a global vendor finance company. The new partnership …

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Legislation may be the only way to fix payment times: Ombudsman

Media Release 12 February, 2020 Legislation may be the only way to fix payment times: Ombudsman The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO) Kate Carnell says if big businesses continue to flout reasonable payment terms, she will have no choice but to recommend federal legislation requiring all businesses …

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Keep your business safe from coronavirus impact

Retailers should not take a head-in-the-sand approach towards coronavirus (nCOV), says national insolvency and business recovery specialist Jirsch Sutherland. To assist, the firm has set up a special coronavirus hotline – 1300 547 724 – for businesss owners and directors needing guidance. “The coronavirus is already effecting retailers and other …

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Active International Acquires Media Talent

Media Release 12 February, 2020 Active International, Australia’s largest independent corporate trade and financial solution business, is excited to announce the appointment of Hadley Allchurch as Media Director, Active International Australia. Hadley joins the Active team armed with over nineteen years in media across various executive roles at Radar, Joy and most recently …

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Truckies demand safety in nationwide protests

Hundreds of truck drivers and supporters will hold nationwide protests today as they serve a claim on ALDI, demanding safe rates after the death toll from truck crashes rose. In 2019, 60 transport workers died, which was an increase from 42 in 2018, according to Safe Work Australia. The claim …

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What to expect from the Sustainable Foods Summit

Hosted in Singapore on 30-31 March 2020, the Sustainable Foods Summit will feature ethical sourcing, sustainable ingredients and marketing developments. South-East Asia, a biodiversity hotspot, has lost about 15% of its forests in 15 years according to researchers. By highlighting success stories, the 3rd Asia-Pacific summit aims to encourage ethical …

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Xero and Square integration in Aus

Media Release February 10, 2020 Xero launches enhanced Square integration in Australia Xero, the global small business platform, today announced it has enhanced its integration with Square, the mobile-payments solution, to allow small-business invoices to be paid instantly and automatically recorded in Xero. With today’s enhanced integration, small businesses using …

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LG windows enhance customer experience

LG Business Solutions USA introduces new series of 4,000 nit high-brightness displays, specifically designed for outstanding visibility in window-facing installations. The windows feature a thin profile, slim bezels and smart brightness control with ambient light detection and technology that allows clear visibility through polarized sunglasses. The LG XS4F series of …

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