Colin Kruger is a business reporter focused on the retail and gambling industries. He joined the Sydney Morning Herald in 1999 as its technology editor. Other roles have included the Herald's deputy business editor and online business editor.
Colin Kruger Kathmandu has warned that conditions will remain difficult, despite reporting a 70 per cent jump in first-half profit.
Colin Kruger Kathmandu has defied difficult retail conditions to post a hefty rise in first half profit, but has not provided any full-year guidance.
Colin Kruger It appears to be a case of once bitten twice shy for Billabong investors with the stock failing to recover Thursday’s losses despite the company confirming both potential suitors are ‘‘still in the...
Colin Kruger Billabong has gone into a trading halt after shares crashed to a record low, suggesting the company will not get a formal takeover offer from either of its private equity suitors which are due to...
Colin Kruger and Carolyn Cummins David Jones will increase its private-label offerings as it chases higher profit margins.
Colin Kruger British bookmaker Ladbrokes has hosed down reports it is about to buy into the online betting business owned by Tom Waterhouse at a price that values it in the hundreds of millions of dollars.
Colin Kruger Kathmandu founder Jan Cameron is now the target of litigation funder IMF.
Colin Kruger and Madeleine Heffernan Terry Davis, one of Australia's longest-serving CEO's, will leave Coca-Cola Amatil next year.
Colin Kruger Coca-Cola Amatil has announced that its chief executive Terry Davis will step down next year after more than 12 years running the beverage group.
Colin Kruger Hamish McLennan, has outlined the Ten Network's opposition to removal of the reach rule which prevents mergers between the metro television operators and their regional counterparts
Colin Kruger With an election looming, billionaire James Packer has warned both sides of politics against sending xenophobic messages to the region that will define our future - Asia.
Colin Kruger Southern Cross Media shares fell on Wednesday as markets started discounting the chances of the government passing media reforms that would ease mergers and acquisitions in the sector.
Colin Kruger The media industry is at loggerheads over reforms announced this week governing potential mergers and acquisitions in the sector, raising doubts about whether the legislation will be passed,...
Colin Kruger Communications Minister Stephen Conroy has backed media ownership changes that pave the way for a round of mergers in the broadcast sector.
Colin Kruger Billionaire James Packer is reported to have gone into business with Dr. Dre with an investment in the company behind the rapper’s popular headphones, Beats Electronics LLC.
Colin Kruger Administrators appointed to Retail Adventures are investigating whether the failed discount retailer - which is being sold back to Kathmandu founder Jan Cameron this week - was insolvent more than a...
Colin Kruger Southern Cross Media has confirmed that it is 'reviewing a number of strategic options'.
Colin Kruger News Corp is selling its 44 per cent stake in Kiwi pay TV provider Sky Network Television.
Colin Kruger and Elizabeth Knight Nine Entertainment is believed to be the subject of a merger proposal with Southern Cross Media that would join the Nine network with Sydney's 2DayFM - the radio station behind the prank hospital...
Colin Kruger Deal could redraw relationship between major broadcasters and regional affiliates.