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Openings & closings

Openings & closings Archives

Amazon to test department stores in offline expansion

Department stores' share of the US retail market is at a record low, but Amazon sees an opportunity.

Exclusive: PAS Group to relaunch Italian denim brand Replay in ANZ

The cult denim brand counts Neymar and Usain Bolt as its ambassadors. Soon, it will open its first standalone store in t...

CBD retail vacancies rise nationwide as customers turn to online

Fashion retailers were the most impacted, while shopping arcades saw larger vacancy rates when compared to strip locatio...

Redefining the record store: Could it be third time lucky for HMV?

UK-based music retailer HMV is returning to the high street with plans for 10 store openings this year.

Burberry opens new London flagship

Burberry Sloane Street’s design features the brand’s signature pattern and colours - beige, black, white and red.

From Dragon Ball to Doraemon: How physical retail is shaking up anime

Anime retailer Hakken! expands physical presence with second store opening in Singapore.

New Zealand’s Deadly Ponies to open first Australian store

Deadly Ponies’ first Australia store is scheduled to launch early next month on Armadale’s High Street.

Aldi launches Corner Store in convenience push

Discount supermarket Aldi is this week opening a smaller, convenience store offer in North Sydney.

How Jeanswest went from VA to Clothing Store of the Year in 12 months

Managing director of denim retailer Jeanswest shares plans for new store locations, e-commerce growth and sustainable ra...

Burgers and podcast booths: Morris Moor brings city vibes to the suburbs

Royal Stacks is just one of several hospitality heavyweights popping up in a buzzy new precinct in the Melbourne suburb ...

Gap to close all 81 stores across the UK, Ireland

US apparel company keen to retain a presence – most likely online only.

Inside Lego’s immersive new global store design

The Lego Group will debut a new immersive retail format in New York City on Friday as it seeks to strengthen brand love ...

How Ralph Lauren aims to reach the next generation of consumers

The retailer has just opened two new stores in Australia as it looks to return to sustainable long-term growth post-Covi...

AFC, Afterpay and Vicinity Centres team up to champion local fashion

The collaboration will see local fashion leaders given physical retail space in Chatswood Chase for an eight-week period...

Google opens its NYC store: take a look inside

The store facade features floor-to-ceiling windows behind which are physical and digital product displays inside Discove...

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