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Electronics & appliances

Electronics & appliances Archives

Winning Group reveals plans for ‘lifestyle and luxury’ showroom

Earlier this week Winning Group announced it had acquired Sydney furniture brand Spence & Lyda. Here, Winnings’ managing...

‘Passion never fails’: Why Casetify is going all in on the metaverse

Casetify co-founder and CEO Wesley Ng explains how the tech accessories brand got into NFTs, and what it's working on no...

GameStop posts quarterly loss on supply woes, Omicron hit

Global video game retailer GameStop – which owns EB Games in Australia – has reported a net loss for the fourth quarter,...

Covid dulls first-half earnings for Harvey Norman

Looking forward, the company says it plans to open up to nine new company-operated stores during the 2023 and 2024 finan...

Ebay Australia launches fulfilment service for vendors

The program has been set up in partnership with the global logistics firm, Orange Connex, launching with two Sydney fulf...

JB Hi-Fi CEO Terry Smart talks growth through Covid, workplace culture

Here, CEO Terry Smart talks how the electronics business has largely weathered the pandemic.

JB Hi-Fi total sales fall, online passes $1 billion in first half

The electronics group’s CEO, Terry Smart, acknowledged that there is uncertainty around what can be controlled in the re...

JB Hi-Fi sales fall, but online turnover soars

“In challenging circumstances, we have again demonstrated our ability to adapt and respond to meet the strong demand fro...

Apple warns of weak demand for iPhone 13 lineup

The company had cut production of iPhone 13 by as many as 10 million units, down from a target of 90 million, due to a g...

Inside Optus’ plan to change the way customers view telco stores

About 18 months ago, Australian telecommunications provider Optus set itself an ambitious goal: to become Australia’s mo...

The modern retail playbook: The new normal standards of logistics

What do two retailers like Edible Blooms and Appliances Online selling chocolate bouquets and bulky whitegoods have in c...

Inside Dyson’s first Australian demo store

Dyson taps into demand for education with service and experience centre in Sydney’s west.

Tough start to FY22 ends JB Hi-Fi’s run of strong growth

The electronics group’s new chief executive, Terry Smart, said that the start of the year had been significantly impacte...

Barbeques Galore unveils loyalty program, ditches ‘spend and save’ approach

The loyalty scheme is part of a broader digital transformation strategy which aims to better engage and support customer...

Aiwa brand up for auction, its parent bankrupt

The famous Aiwa brand – synonymous with audio products for 70 years – is up for auction as part of the Chapter 11 bankru...