Tag: Amazon

July 29th 2022

Spotlight: Macca’s will now pay you to stay

Macca’s is taking drastic measures to find workers as labour shortages continue around the country. Meanwhile Apple and Amazon defy an advertising downturn and….

July 22nd 2022

Spotlight: Elon bins Bitcoin, lights up lithium instead

When Elon Musk announced Tesla was adding US$1.5 billion worth of Bitcoin to its books, it helped ignite a major crypto rally. Eighteen months….

July 8th 2022

Spotlight: Amazon is knocking on your door

The sheer size of Amazon means that when it decides to take a bit of a new market, there’s a genuine concern that incumbents….

June 24th 2022

Spotlight: Why Kellogg’s is splitting into three

Kellogg’s has joined the wave of big companies of spinning off separate businesses (think Johnson & Johnson, GE and even Ford). As markets and….

May 23rd 2022

Spotlight: Why Warren Buffett is buying like it’s 2008

While market nerves have set in for some investors, Warren Buffett is living his ‘be greedy when others are fearful’ ethos and spending big….

May 6th 2022

Spotlight: Amazon, eBay and Shopify warn the online shopping spree is over

Another big week of earnings this week saw the ecommerce sector come into full focus as major players like eBay forecast a spending slowdown.….