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This week in retail leadership

Hairhouse Warehouse co-founder dies; ex-ARA boss heads to Eftpos; and more.

From the source: Anthony Chesler, Thread Together

We speak with the CEO of the fashion charity about its supports for people in need.

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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.

Minimum wage increase to hit retail in February 2021

The minimum wage will rise to $753.80 a week starting July 1.

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Wage theft can now lead to 10 years in jail in Victoria

Industry groups criticise new bill for treading similar ground as the FWO.

From the source: Forever New, Carolyn Mackenzie

The womenswear brand’s new managing director talks new services and entering the plus-size market.

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TikTok snaps up local talent and launches Sydney office

Multiple former Google managers make the jump to the video platform’s local team.

From the source: Richard Kelsey, Beer Cartel

Director of the online beer retailer discusses Australians’ changing alcohol consumption habits.

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NRA pushes for more inclusive hiring practices post-virus

Ready and Able project seeks to help people with disability gain employment in the retail industry.

From the source: Gavin Culmsee, Bedshed

CEO of the specialty retail chain talks keeping stores open during COVID and launching e-commerce.