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Insurers reviewing cover for “high risk” David Jones, Myer

High-profile insurance providers are beginning to review or repeal their cover for the retail industry.

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Myer cuts another 90 head office jobs in pursuit of leaner business model

Department store chain said it is accelerating changes in light of the changing retail landscape.

Unidentified people visit David Jones department store in Melbourne Australia

David Jones to exit more stores post-virus

Discussions with landlords are already underway.

Target and Wesfarmers: The long goodbye

The discount chain has long been a problem for its parent company, but the path to divestment is not smooth.

A Target store in Sydney, Australia

Target store network to be downsized, converted to Kmarts

Mass closures and conversions of Target network could impact over 100 stores.

Myer to open another eight stores this weekend

Department store chain to reopen a further eight stores from Saturday.

Image of the beauty floor at Myer in Melbourne Australia

Myer to reopen some stores this week

Department store chain said it will trial the reopening of five stores in Queensland.

Myer relaunching click-and-collect in anticipation of Mother’s Day shopping spree

Rising online sales have become a double-edged sword as retailers grapple with the delivery bottleneck.

Myer extends store closures to May 11

Department store flags online growth as it stores remain closed.

Kmart converts three stores into online fulfilment centers

Conversion aimed at better servicing online customers during the COVID-19 crisis.