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H&M says its recovery from Covid-19 is much faster than expected
H&M’s recently launched streetwear collection designed by Kangol and singer Mabel.

H&M says its recovery from Covid-19 is much faster than expected

Global fashion retailer H&M had warned its preliminary third-quarter results may well be below that of the previous corresponding period – but it beat profit forecasts and has recovered much faster than ex...
Ikea opens dedicated second-hand stores, expanding circular furniture goal
Research finds big gap between shopper and retailer expectations
How Barcelona Bridal Week is going digital
David Jones launches Flower Show

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Omnichannel

Are fashionistas still too snobby to shop at Walmart?

The US retail giant is hoping its range of trendy staples will win over fashionistas, and it might just have the winning...
Unhappy shoppers

Research finds big gap between shopper and retailer expectations

More than 70 per cent of Australian consumers believe they are usually better informed about products than the frontline...
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Luxury

Can Harrods win over Gen Z with inclusive beauty concept?

As luxury brands feel the pinch, London’s iconic department store Harrods makes a bold move to appeal to a broader demog...
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International

Deciem CEO reveals Korean expansions plans

Since Canadian beauty giant Deciem, parent company of cult brand The Ordinary, opened its first store in Korea in 2016, ...
Ikea used furniture

Ikea opens dedicated second-hand stores, expanding circular furniture goal

Ikea is to open its second second-hand furniture store in its home country, Sweden, expanding its commitment to the circ...
H&M streetwear collection

H&M says its recovery from Covid-19 is much faster than expected

Global fashion retailer H&M has beaten expectations for its quarterly profit, recovering much faster than expected.
Sustainability

How Barcelona Bridal Week is going digital

Valmont Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week launches app to online stream event for the first time.

McDonald’s US to launch cup-reusing system with Terracycle

McDonald’s is to launch a reusable cup option for hot beverages with TerraCycle’s circular packaging service Loop.

Myer rebalances Customer First strategy as profit plunges

Turnaround strategy refocused to take changes in customer behaviour into account.

Permanent support for JobSeeker needed for sustainable recovery, says ARA

Support for JobSeeker or similar scheme is needed for Australia to have sustainable recovery, says head of ARA.
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LVMH cancels Tiffany deal, setting up high-stakes legal stoush

French luxury-goods group LVMH has dropped its plan to take over Tiffany & Co, prompting the New York jeweller to announ...
Myer store front

What could Amazon partnership mean for Myer? Look to the US

Myer and Amazon’s click-and-collect partnership is surprising, but not unprecedented.

David Jones launches Flower Show

David Jones has introduced virtual guided tours led by horticulture experts, with behind-the-scenes content to be made a...
Nike Rise store
Store tech

How Covid is changing the game for experiential retail

It may be some time before customers feel safe coming back to stores, but online shopping doesn’t have to be dull and fu...
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International

This week in global retail news

Tiffany returns to profit; 7-Eleven makes its mark in Laos; TWG Tea expands online; and more.
Ladies in Tech share inspiring journeys in the tech and retail space.

Celebrating ladies’ success in retail and tech

Ladies in Tech share inspiring journeys in the tech and retail space.
Image of Adore Beauty products

Adore Beauty names new CEO

Tennealle O'Shannessy joins the fast-growing online retailer from Seek.

Michael Hill officially launches new jewellery brand Medley

The pureplay digital brand features on-trend jewellery offering.

Flight Centre exits its “most challenging” year with a $510m loss

Flight Centre can currently service about 40 per cent of its regular business.

Adairs’ online sales double during bumper FY20

Online sales grew 111 per cent to $124.2 million, and made up 32 per cent of total sales.