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Dimitri Sotiropoulos

Before joining Inside Retail, I reported for Convenience and Impulse magazine, covering the latest in the FMCG industry. I’m currently the News and Online Editor for Australia and New Zealand at Inside Retail, also Acting Editor for our weekly magazine. I have a Master’s Degree in Digital Communication and Culture gained from The University of Sydney.

From the author

Mixed response to reopened Sydney retail thoroughfare

Prime shopping strip reopens after 'disappointing and frustrating' delays.

E-commerce groups in largest Aussie online deal

Local e-commerce groups complete largest homegrown transaction in Australia.

‘Aussie Amazons’ a bunch of techies and netizens

Report sheds light on what characterises Australian fans of the US online retailer.

Surfstitch drowns one litigation

Embattled surfwear chain Surfstitch has cleared one litigation swell.

Free, not fast preferred by shoppers

Is the 'last mile' really that important?

TerryWhite Chemmart looks to tech in health

Pharmacy group charts growth and battling 'second order effect' of Amazon's entry.

Cotton On Group launches first loyalty program

Fashion giant debuts program ahead of global roll-out.

Tony Bianco steps up online

A focus on digital operations has fuelled global expansion plans for the Aussie fashion footwear retailer.

Heritage name looks to ‘new department store’

UK retailer brings new format, new proposition to Aussie market.

Debenhams kicks off at St Collins Lane

Iconic British retailer launches first Aussie store.

Freedom moves away from discount fatigue

Furniture chain permanently drops prices, eliminates sales.

Kathmandu smashes sustainability targets

Outdoor apparel retailer makes business case for sustainable practices.

Males double-up on discount shopping

Research finds men hunt for discounts almost two times more than females.

Wholesale challenger hits 300

Tech firm challenging the incumbent wholesale distribution model in Australia hits milestone.

Menswear brand tailors growth after DJs, Myer rollout

Politix is set to expand its store and digital footprint after rolling out in DJs and Myer.

Euro-dining concept hits Gold Coast

Restaurant-meets-bar opens in food precinct.

Short-term pain, long-term gain in Sydney’s CBD

Raft of redevelopments entices high profile retailers.

Ex-American Apparel executive’s ‘Amazon surprise’

Salvaged fashion retailer's former chief digital officer admits his surprise at local retailers’ bullish sentiments.

TK Maxx’s first Aussie showing hit by high dollar

Off-price retailer's 'frugal model' records strong local growth, despite currency pressures.