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The Reject Shop staff rolls out training after team subject to verbal abuse and stalking

Retailers, union and government grappling to deal with increasing levels of customer abuse towards frontline staff.

Netflix and shop: Online store offers limited-edition merchandise

Merchandise in the online shop will be "carefully selected high-quality apparel and lifestyle products," the company sai...

Good. Different? Aldi follows rivals on self-service and e-commerce

Aldi Australia is rolling out self-service technology to select stores in NSW and taking its first steps in e-commerce.

Meet the new online outlet mall targeting Gen Z and millennial consumers

TheDOM.com aims to elevate the off-price shopping experience through a site design and tone of voice geared towards a yo...

Chemist Warehouse looks to regional areas for NZ growth

The discount chemist chain is expecting to reach a store count of 35 in New Zealand by the end of the year.

Silly Solly’s launching in NSW and Victoria in March

The discount chain is going south of the (Queensland) border for the first time.

More than mess: Inside Don Don Donki’s unique retail strategy

At first glance, you may think it's a cluttered discount retailer, but here's why Asian customers can't get enough of it...

Vicinity Centres launches new DFO in Melbourne

The centre includes virtual queuing to allow customers to maintain social distancing.
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Why Melbourne’s Big W blackout wasn’t enough to stifle turnaround

Big W is winning back its lost shoppers, and some. But how long can it thrive off the needs of the Covid shopper?
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The Reject Shop posts profit on strong demand for ‘essential’ products

The company is back in the black thanks to a surge in demand for pantry products during Covid-19.

The Reject Shop and KFC call time on customer abuse

90 per cent of retail staff face customer abuse up to five times a week, report says.
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The Reject Shop defends share spike from ASX query

The discount department store can’t explain why its share price jumped almost 42 per cent.
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The Reject Shop appoints former Kmart exec as new CEO

Discount department store taps Andre Reich as chief executive.

The Reject Shop touts turnaround as same-store sales grow

Retailer lifts same-store sales 0.3 per cent in first 15 weeks of FY20.

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