The face behind the hashtag: @LindaDrummond and #SPCsunday success

@Anniepalooza @taupe_cat Instagram, Facebook, Tumblr… whatever it takes. Spread the word and make #SPCsunday a thing. — Linda Drummond (@LindaDrummond) February 6, 2014 By Linda Drummond @LindaDrummond 10th February 2014 I never thought that a conversation on Twitter would spread so far. Like many people in Australia, I watched the news unfold about SPC Ardmona […]

Corporate assistance for the greedy, not the needy @e2mq173 comments

By Errol [email protected] From Left Field 31st January 2014 Prime Minster Tony Abbott has sealed the fate of fruit growers and processing workers in the Goulburn Valley region of northern Victoria, by refusing the company’s plea for $25 million in federal assistance. Deciding which industries to support is a difficult question for governments. When it comes […]

Message in a (plastic) bottle @e2mq173 reports

By Errol Brandt November 29th 2013 Australia’s Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) recently released information showing a rapid move away from glass bottles. The table below shows that 69 percent of CCA’s volume was sold in glass bottles in 2003, a figure that dropped to 14 percent by 2013. If the decline continues at the same rate, enjoying […]