Proudly boasting of being ‘Back and Better than Ever,’ Kogan has taken control and has brought Dick Smith back to life the day after the old physical stores closed forever.
The demise of the Dick Smith group of electronic stores is now complete, with receivers to close all stores throughout Australia and New Zealand, with close to 3,000 staff to lose their jobs.
Classified advertising website and community marketplace, Gumtree, is claiming a major milestone, reaching more than three million live listings and three million daily visits for the first time in the site’s history.
The future, or lack of it, for the Dick Smith stores may become clearer later this week as administrators look at options for the group ahead of a creditors meeting scheduled for Thursday.
Creditors, shareholders, suppliers and customers of electronics retailer Dick Smith have been left in limbo as they wait to see what is to happen to the company’s hundreds of stores throughout Australia and New Zealand after the business was placed in voluntary administration.
The Dick Smith electronics retail group has seen solid growth in its online business over the past 12 months, with online sales now comprising 8% of total retail sales across the Australian business.
Global electronics company Hitachi has selected Australian Machine-to-Machine (M2M) devices and solutions provider NetComm Wireless (ASX:NTC) to enable its remote energy monitoring and management systems for international customers.
Korean tech giant Samsung is embroiled in a fresh legal battle with a rival company but of a much smaller scale than usual - Samsung has accused LG employees of vandalising its washing machines at retail stores in Germany.
Good news for fans of SBS and fans of crazy new TV technology - the free-to-air broadcaster is the first to launch its new Web-enabled TV HbbTV technology, letting users view On Demand video seamlessly with digital TV.
Panasonic has restructured its Consumer Electronics Group in Australia and appointed a new director to head up that part of its business.
Dick Smith will take the reins of the electronics sections at David Jones' department stores under a new deal announced today.
Dick Smith's messy separation with Woolworths is now fully finalised, with the two companies announcing today that Dick Smith no longer has any financial obligations to its former partner.
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Kvaser Eagle CAN to USB data logger enables engineers to run almost any CAN networking application using a simple-to-develop scripting language
Kogan has gone beyond its typical stunts, this time expanding its range to include products from Apple, Canon, Nikon, Samsung and more.
Contract with Aircraft Carrier Alliance (ACA) to supply state of the art software and recording equipment
Rohde & Schwarz marks 40 years of service to the UK electronics industry.
Secure SIM controllers offer a powerful combination of flexibility and extended performance with large data retention and best-in-class endurance cycles
Cortus today announced that Certicom, a wholly owned subsidiary of Research In Motion Limited (RIM), and an industry leader in Elliptic Curve Cryptography (ECC) security has licensed the Cortus APS3 CPU for use in their hardware security technology.
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