Hellaby Considers New Acquisitions

The Auckland-based investment company could have as much as $75 million available after selling yesterday its remaining 19.85 per cent holding in NZ Wool Services International to Woolpak Holdings for $6.9 million.


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Franchise Developers Seek “Cream of the Crop” for Entrepreneur Investors

Franchises continue to be the fastest-growing category of owner-operated businesses, and franchise development companies are scouting franchises more carefully than ever, before recommending them to clients.


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Franchise Developers Seek "Cream of the Crop" for Entrepreneur Investors

Franchises continue to be the fastest-growing category of owner-operated businesses, and franchise development companies are scouting franchises more carefully than ever, before recommending them to clients.


Max & Erma's President Staying Put

The president of Max & Erma’s Restaurants Inc.


Max & Erma’s President Staying Put

The president of Max & Erma’s Restaurants Inc.


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Challenges' Lie Ahead For Famous

Quick service restaurant food group Famous Brands has said that maintaining compounds growth at current levels would be ‘challenging’, after reporting a strong set of results for the year ended February.


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Challenges’ Lie Ahead For Famous

Quick service restaurant food group Famous Brands has said that maintaining compounds growth at current levels would be ‘challenging’, after reporting a strong set of results for the year ended February.


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The Rise of Crowdsourcing

All these companies grew up in the Internet age and were designed to take advantage of the networked world.


Hard Part Follows After Wal-Mart Says Yes

When he persuaded a Wal-Mart buyer to give his unusual pen a test run some 18 months ago, Colin Roche thought the hard part was over.


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Do the Best Entrepreneurs Wear Jeans?

In the limited subset of entrepreneurs pitching an early-stage venture firm in the Boston area, it seems that there is an inverse relationship between how formally an entrepreneur is dressed during the pitch and how potentially exciting their endeavor.