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Electronics & appliances

The rise and rise of JB Hi-Fi
CEO of JB Hi-Fi Group Richard Murray.
Local Retail

The rise and rise of JB Hi-Fi

Amid the gloom and doom of retailing, there are no doubt long, envious looks from other retailers at JB Hi-Fi, which continues to defy the headwinds battering other businesses. JB Hi-Fi and Bunnings War...
EBay still dominates online shopping in Australia
CBA offers customers cash back for spending at Coles, JB Hi-Fi
Three Australian retailers make Top 250 global retailers list
Canon brings printing to the sharing economy

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Openings & closings

Winning Appliances spares no expense to unseat top-tier rivals

The retailer believes there is still a lot of market share to take.
Richard Murray
Local Retail

The rise and rise of JB Hi-Fi

It isn't luck that brough JB Hi-Fi success - it's that the retailer made the right moves every step of the way.
Richard Murray

JB Hi-Fi record half unaffected by Christmas slowdown

Electronics retailer avoids slower Christmas trade experienced by several other retailers.

CBA offers customers cash back for spending at Coles, JB Hi-Fi

Rewards program aims to assist customers with everyday expenses.

Best Buy tips bumper Christmas

Sports Direct changes its name, and more news from around the globe.
Richard Murray

JB Hi-Fi launches small-format store in Melbourne CBD

The company’s first ‘Express’ store is 68 sqm, and holds a more selected range of products.
Richard Murray

JB Hi-Fi grows, The Good Guys slows

JB Hi-Fi Group's shares jumped 6.7 per cent yesterday to $36.45 a share.

ACCC approves collective bargaining for retail energy prices

LFRA CEO hoping for renewable sector to step up during tender process.
Richard Murray

Shareholder groups oppose JB Hi-Fi’s remuneration report

The ASA and ISS will vote against the report at next week's AGM.

‘A lot of great work’: JB Hi-Fi CEO shares highlights from FY19

From small-format stores, to a New Zealand transformation.

JB Hi-Fi reports record profits, sales in FY19

Retail group lifts sales in Australia and New Zealand.

FY19 results will be mixed, but conditions are improving: Citi

Analysts note that retail is tough now, but the trends are looking up.

Canon brings printing to the sharing economy

The camera and printer brand launches a new service to combat falling printer sales.
Store design

Jaycar: The store of the future

The electronics retailer has modernised its look and lifted its game.

Cameron Trainor reprises role as JB Hi-Fi managing director

Trainor spend the last 12 months leading the group's merchandising team.