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Department stores

Welcome to Wonderworld: David Jones showcases natural beauty on the runway

Welcome to Wonderworld: David Jones showcases natural beauty on the runway

Department store giant David Jones unveiled the latest Spring/Summer collections this week in its Elizabeth Street flagship in Sydney. Titled Wonderworld, the runway featured a diverse range of models showc...
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Fortnum & Mason exec discusses APAC expansion and digital plans

First founded in London’s Piccadilly in 1707, Fortnum & Mason is venturing into the digital space with the recent launch...

Myer commits to payment of living wage for garment workers

The move comes after human rights organisation, Oxfam Australia actively engaged with Myer for more than five years enco...

Target Australia burnishes fashion credentials with Chadstone pop-up

Six months into its brand relaunch, the department store retailer has opened a new pop-up at Australia's Fashion Capital...

How Korea’s big 3 department stores are killing it right now

Inflation and a recovery in the apparel category have the big 3 of Korean department store retail carrying on where they...

Big W launches toy recycling program through its entire network

Around 26.8 million toys are discarded in Australia every year, the majority placed in normal rubbish as they are not ke...

Harvey Nichols Hong Kong launches world-first NFT retail space

NFTs can be purchased with both cryptocurrency and credit card payments.
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David Jones’ owner said it’s not selling. Could it be looking to buy?

There's another possible reason why the South African-owned company's CEO has been meeting with banks...

Even Japan’s Takashimaya can’t escape department stores’ woes

‘Iconic’ is quite possibly the most overused and devalued word in business marketing, the go-to term for marketers in th...

A space for young people to dream: Inside Kmart’s school makeover

This week, Kmart delivered a makeover to Bowen College, a school for underprivileged young Sydneysiders.

Harris Scarfe opens two stores in Melbourne’s north

The stores will be opened by the brand’s designer and Australian Olympian Giaan Rooney along with ambassador and fashion...

Woolworths phasing out single-use plastic bags in WA

A multi-million dollar partnership with Australian manufacturer Detpak will increase the production of paper bags locall...

How customer loyalty helped Myer bounce back

Department store Myer’s loyalty program Myer One now accounts for 70 per cent of its sales and, when paired with a focus...

Woolworths to open Big W in Sydney’s CBD

Lord Mayor Clover Moore describes expansion as ‘real vote of confidence’ in helping the city's CBD rebound.

David Jones struggles through a tough first half

With restrictions easing post-Omicron outbreaks in the country, the brands are optimistic that foot traffic in stores wi...

Melbourne Central adding new 20 stores to boost retail offering

Melbourne Central is home to 12 international renowned flagships, with the highly anticipated Lego store, the largest in...