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David Jones slammed for slow transition, Food business to be reviewed
David Jones has committed to over 30 co-branded stores by the end of 2020.

David Jones slammed for slow transition, Food business to be reviewed

David Jones’ South African-based owner Woolworths Holdings is reviewing the recently expanded David Jones Food brand in an attempt to recoup losses, according to AAP. On an analyst call on Thursday, group c...
Myer trims board as shareholder pressure mounts
Woolworths underlines digital-first strategy with creation of Sydney innovation hub
H&M says its recovery from Covid-19 is much faster than expected
Adidas opens its largest Australian store yet

Sectors Archives

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Marketing

Can Thankyou leverage the power of social to win over FMCG’s biggest players?

The social enterprise has a strong track record with social media campaigns, but will it be enough to get the brand thro...
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Sports & adventure

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 ...
Twinings London store design
Openings & closings

VIDEO: Inside Twinings’ store transformation

Stephen Twining shares the thinking behind the transformation of the brand's only direct-to-consumer store.
Food & beverage

When burgers and the Blues Brothers combine

In a world of QSR giants like McDonalds and Hungry Jacks, how do you sell burgers in an already saturated market?
A group of diverse women with white tops and jeans on.

Video: Say hello to the world’s most inclusive brand

Universal Standard co-founder Alex Waldman discusses women’s relationships with their bodies and how the brand is empowe...
Fashion & accessories

Accent Group CEO: How we’ve made it through Covid

"We had no choice but to close our stores."
Pureplay

Want to understand Southeast Asian customers? Here’s how Zalora does it

It's a diverse market to tackle and in the current climate, international brands need to think before they jump, says Za...
Fashion & accessories

Welcome to cottagecore, quarantine’s new fashion trend

In these difficult times, a trend taking shape among young consumers is to dress to an aesthetic based on the notion of ...
Adidas biggest store in Australia

Adidas opens its largest Australian store yet

Adidas has launched Australia’s largest store yet in Adelaide.
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Sustainability

Thinking outside the box with T2

T2 global brand director Amy Smith talks sustainability, achieving B Corp status and managing global Covid-19 challenges...

ACCC to probe Woolworths’ planned takeover of PFD Food Services

The grocery giant has proposed acquiring 65 per cent of PFD along with 26 distribution centres.
Tristan Harris co-CEO Harris Farm Markets holding box of fruit and veg
Supermarkets

Harris Farm Markets reveals Australian expansion plans

Co-CEO Tristan Harris talks Take Two of Harris Farm’s expansion plan.

API commits to major NSW distribution centre

API is the parent company of Priceline Pharmacy, Soul Pattinson Chemist and Pharmacist Advice.
Woman with a face mask in a grocery store.
Omnichannel

Local Singaporean food retailers shine in the spotlight

Since the pandemic, local food operators are Singaporeans' favourite retailers right now.
A man at the beach made of Lego
Marketing

VIDEO: How Lego is killing it after almost 90 years

Smart collaborations and innovative stores keep this brand alive.
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Management

‘We gambled on this thing’: Gerry Harvey reflects on the past six months

A candid conversation with Harvey Norman's chairman about Melbourne’s reopening, stock shortages and rent.
Walmart male model dressed in Free Assembly
Omnichannel

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...
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Books & stationery

Should bookstores really be an essential service?

Some CEOs believe bookstores should be an essential service and are lobbying the Victorian Government to allow them to r...
Marketing

Revealed: TikTok lessons from the world’s most viral beauty brands

Getting familiar with TikTok – and taking a few risks with it – can bring a new young audience to your brand.
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Luxury

Can Harrods win over Gen Z with inclusive beauty concept?

As luxury brands feel the pinch, London’s iconic department store Harrods makes a bold move to appeal to a broader demog...