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Kmart unveils new ‘K Hub’ format in former Target stores

Three former Target Country stores have already been converted. Dozens more will…

Retailers can collectively negotiate leases until September 2021

ARA and NRA welcome decision by the competition watchdog.

Australian dollar rises

Aussie dollar rises against US counterpart.

JobKeeper eligibility tweaked for business

Eligibility requirements altered to ensure more businesses can stay afloat.

Myer online sales jump as more stores close up, staff stood down

Melbourne’s lockdown has forced Myer to shutter 11 stores.

Vital Signs: Shorter meetings but longer days – how Covid-19 has changed the way we work

The nature of work was evolving before Covid-19, and it will continue to do so a…

Panic buying wasn’t the only reason supermarkets ran out of stock

As Melbourne enters its toughest lockdown yet, what lessons have been learned ab…

Value of Westfield properties expected to fall 10 per cent due to Covid

Physical retail has been hit hard by the global pandemic.

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Indigenous designers celebrated at inaugural national fashion awards

Last night, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander designers and artisans were ce…

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Aussie dollar gains overnight

The Australian dollar has risen to 72 US cents overnight, up from Wednesday’s 71…

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Mint*d: Smiles all ’round

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How to communicate in a crisis

Why it’s more important than ever for companies to…

Property

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ACCC rules retailers can collectively bargain for rent relief

ACCC grants NRA and ARA members the ability to sha…

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5 post-pandemic property tips for retailers

Many businesses are revisiting their store network…

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Stockland lowers payout, CEO to exit

Stockland’s chief executive to retire after seven …

International

Lovisa triples online, exits Spain in Q4

Online sales rose 256 per cent in Q4 of FY20.

Kathmandu sales bounce back, but confidence wanes

Outdoor retailer sees positive return to sales, but economic…

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Lululemon buys fitness tech business to fuel in-home workouts

Acquisition will help Lululemon accelerate its fitness ecosy…

Microsoft to permanently close most stores

Microsoft says it will shut nearly all of its stores around …

Retail Technology

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How value adds at the point-of-sale can help retai…

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Temple & Webster completes $40m placement to invest in growth strategies

Placement to fund the business’ growth plans.

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Video analytics: No longer just in a Bond movie

European retailers have been using video analytics…

Australia is under sustained cyber attack. What’s going on, and what should businesses do?

The attack is described as “state-sponsored”, …