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Premier Retail looking to exit 350 stores in Australia and New Zealand

Premier Retail looking to exit 350 stores in Australia and New Zealand

Despite delivering a 29 per cent growth in net profit to $137.8 million for FY20, Premier Investments is looking to exit 350 stores across Australia and New Zealand due to unfavourable rent agreements. Und...
No more ‘vanilla’: Freedom CEO reveals major turnaround plans
Victoria drives biggest month in Australian e-commerce history: AusPost
Zara-owner Inditex posts $315 million half year loss despite second quarter rebound
Oscar Wylee lied about charity donations, Federal Court rules

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No more ‘vanilla’: Freedom CEO reveals major turnaround plans

Here's why the Australian furniture retailer is returning to its design-led roots in its latest rebrand.
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Why it’s time retailers finally pay attention to older customers

Retailers would be wise to engage the growing number of older consumers who have embraced e-commerce in recent months.
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From the source: Kay Oswald, Smile Direct Club

We chat with the unicorn retailer about the rise of telehealth, the future of retail - and what it's like talking to cus...
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Analysis: Stop forcing your customers to switch channels

Retailers need to focus on making it easy for customers to buy from them, on- or offline.

Retail sales slip in August, though online growth continues

E-commerce continues its skyward trajectory.
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Analysis: How Nike is boosting growth through DTC and digital

In its latest results, the retail giant revealed encouraging signs of recovery from the pandemic. Here's what's driving ...
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Local Singaporean food retailers shine in the spotlight

Since the pandemic, local food operators are Singaporeans' favourite retailers right now.

Premier Retail looking to exit 350 stores in Australia and New Zealand

Online could be the channel of choice for Premier Retail in the short term.
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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...

Victoria drives biggest month in Australian e-commerce history: AusPost

August's online sales were up 5.8 per cent on April 2020 - the previous largest period.
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From the races to the lounge: How Forever New is switching gears

The brand has observed how shoppers have changed lately and launched new initiatives to suit their lifestyle.
Store tech

It’s time for the joy to return to retail

Now more than ever, brands need to be on a constant mission to inject some joy back into retail to serve and support aud...
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Oscar Wylee lied about charity donations, Federal Court rules

Eyewear retailer fined $3.5 million for misleading customers.

Online spend to change “beyond this pandemic”: GlobalData

Thousands of Australians have been pushed online for the first time during the Covid-19 pandemic, which is beginning to ...

Zara-owner Inditex posts $315 million half year loss despite second quarter rebound

Fashion business saw strong sales growth after Covid-19 restrictions relaxed.