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New South Wales retail to see restrictions ease next month

The change, announced by State Premier Dominic Perrottet on Thursday, comes as case numbers remain steady in the state f...

Canada Goose names new Asia-Pacific president

Cadman also founded PMC Global Hong Kong, a strategic management and business consultancy focused on the luxury goods in...

What to expect from Cyber Week 2021

For one, e-commerce spend is expected to hit $2 billion of the $5.6 billion total anticipated, according to the NRA.

How activewear brand LSKD did a month’s worth of orders in 24 hours

The online retailer has been preparing for its weeklong Black Friday Festival for an entire year, and the hard work is f...

Virtual retail real estate plot sells for a record US$2.4 million

A 566sqm piece of prime retail real estate sold online for US$2.4 million this week – but there’s a catch: it doesn't ex...

Adairs to buy up Focus on Furniture for $80 million

Adairs makes second acquisition in the furniture and homewares space, growing its footprint.

Frank Green brings manufacturing in-house with opening of Melbourne site

The reusable products manufacturer is scaling up with an expanded range and plans to enter new markets.

Visa’s Amazon spat shows power is shifting to retailers in fee battle

"Amazon is treating this dispute with Visa as an experiment," said Piper Sandler analyst Christopher Donat.

Victorian retail saw a spike in customer abuse last week: ARA

ARA boss Paul Zahra said customer abuse hit new peak levels last week, after the introduction of vaccination checks at r...

Comfort-focused furniture brand Maker & Son eyes APAC expansion

UK furniture brand Maker & Son to grow APAC presence with entry into Singapore and the addition of showrooms in Australi...

Harvey Norman profit tumbles 35 per cent from pandemic high

Early FY22 results for the company showcase that, despite lockdowns, FY21 was a particularly strong year for the chain.

How Flora & Fauna is keeping unwanted toys out of landfill

The eco-friendly retailer's new initiative aims to reduce the millions of toys that are thrown in the bin each year, and...

Fashion label to close online store in protest at BFCM ‘frenzy’

Mia Fratino is also encouraging its customers and supporters to spread their thoughts on slow fashion with #noplayblackf...

The modern retail playbook: Why diversity & inclusion aren’t just buzzwords

The terms ‘diversity and inclusion’ are constantly being discussed in retail these days, and unfortunately, in some case...

Petal & Pup marketing lead talks US expansion and social media tactics

Chantal Brayley, global marketing manager at Petal & Pup, discusses the wedding category, expansion into the US and swit...