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Bernie Brookes on Edcon move, Myer strategy

Last Thursday, from his new base in Johannesburg, ex-Myer CEO and long-serving Australian retail executive, Bernie Brookes, spoke with Inside Retail managing editor, Justin Grey. In his first Australian interview since accepting his new role of CEO and managing director of South African retail giant, Edcon, Brookes spoke at length about why he changed his post-Myer plans and joined Edcon; how he plans on turning around the ailing South African retailer with a strategy that recalls the ones he im