McDonalds is keeping its business model well oiled, and Australia is a big part of the equation.
The company's second quarter report shows that, amid declining advertising revenues, they're leaning more than ever on new digital acquisitions and smaller operations
The national accounts show labour productivity has surged. The numbers, however, have received very different interpretations, and there's been a strange silence on productivity, Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer write.
The latest newspaper circulation figures are out tomorrow, and soon we will doubtless be subjected to the usual hype and spin on the figures by the various mastheads. A superficial look suggests things are going quite well, for some titles at least, with modest increases from the previous quarter.