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Australian dollar down

Aussie dollar slips on Friday.

Maxum Foods signs deal with UK biotech

Dairy business to manufacture and distribute OptiBiotix weight management products in Australia and New Zealand.

Shell’s $617m bid for power retailer ERM

Shell is making its first foray into Australia’s power sector with a $617 million takeover offer for ASX-listed ERM Power.

Coles profit drops but online and own brand strong

Little Shop 2 “driving high engagement” but collectables not a part of long term plan.

Australian dollar rises

Aussie dollar lifts on Thursday.

Asahi snaps up Australia’s Green Beacon Brewery

Brisbane craft brewer Green Beacon Brewing Co has been acquired by Asahi Holdings Australia.

Amatil pays special dividend following SPC sale

Australian Beverages arm positioned for growth in 2020.

Australian dollar slides

AUD drops on Wednesday.

Hershey invests in protein bars and experiential retail

Hershey announces minority stake in snack company founded by the creator of Max Brenner.

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