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Zilingo on the brink as loan recalled, financial advisor appointed

Fashion technology startup Zilingo's debtholders have decided to recall their entire loan, leading the Singapore-based c...

Analysis: A Japanese retailer with Lofty overseas prospects

Loft is a home furnishings store that is hard to classify but should be easy to sell in various markets outside its nati...

Why Italian food hall brand Mercato Centrale is expanding to Melbourne

Premium Italian food hall Mercato Centrale is set to open its first location outside of Italy with the launch of a new, ...

Plus-size fashion was in the spotlight at Fashion Week. What comes next?

For the first time in its history, Afterpay Australian Fashion Week put curve fashion in the spotlight. But the industry...

Always was, always will be: First Nations design celebrated at Fashion Week

From the moving Welcome to Country that opened Afterpay Australian Fashion Week to the historic closing show, it’s clear...

The inside story of L’Occitane’s acquisition of Grown Alchemist

When L’Occitane’s executive director Sean Harrington first approached the co-founders of Grown Alchemist about acquiring...

‘Gorgeous and sexy’: Here’s the powerful adaptive show at Fashion Week

Yesterday, the first ever adaptive fashion show hit the runway at Afterpay Australian Fashion Week, featuring local labe...

Flight Centre charts new course as cross-border travel resumes

Using a new omni-retail model, travel retailer expects online sales to reach 40 per cent of its total transactional valu...

Tod’s says China lockdowns won’t derail 2022 results

The analyst consensus is for 2022 sales of around 970 million euros and a 5 per cent EBIT margin.

Meet the new business platform aiming to be the LinkedIn of sustainability

Sustainable Choice is a digital platform where businesses can create a profile and share their sustainability targets, p...

Opinion: Is personalisation the new loyalty program?

Can you forget about a loyalty program and just focus on marketing and offers individually tailored for each one of your...

Sacha Laing and Richard Facioni on what’s next for General Pants

Investment in online and international expansion are on the cards for the streetwear retailer, following its recent acqu...

Why Levi’s, Amazon and Apple are refusing to stay silent on abortion

Few major retailers have spoken publicly about the Supreme Court's upcoming decision on the future of abortion, but thos...

Managing inflation: Here’s how to know when the price is right

Costs are going up for businesses and that won’t stop any time soon. But before you decide just what expenses to pass on...

From Navatars to NCoin: Inside Nars’ virtual debut

French beauty brand Nars has entered the metaverse with Nonstop Nars Virtual World, an avatar-based virtual-try on expe...