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Big W

Big W Archives

Woolworths bounces back after tepid first half

Supermarket sales are up, and Big W delivers strong comparable sales growth.
Discount stores

Discounters outpaced by new entrants

Retailers weakened by Costco face now face even larger threats.

The trouble with Big W: don’t blame online for killing discount department stores

Online shopping is certainly a factor, but it is not the primary reason for Big W’s troubles.

Why 30 store closures may be just the beginning

Analyst weighs in on Big W strategy.

Big W to shutter 30 stores over three years

Woolworths Group completes internal review of Big W chain.

Macquarie report says up to 60 Big W stores may need to close

Stores located in regional centres unlikely to drive profitability.

Woolworths’ first-half profit rises 1 per cent to $979m

First-half food sales growth below that of rival Coles.

Supermarket industry gap narrows after strong Christmas period

Analysts from Citi weigh in on the Christmas trade period.

Woolworths expands Rewards options to Big W

Members can now redeem points at more than 2,500 stores across the Woolworths Group.

Australians to spend $51 billion this holiday period

Consumers are expected to spend 2.9 per cent more than Christmas 2018.

EBay flags toy offering ahead of first Toys ‘R’ Us-less Christmas

Retailers look to fill giraffe-sized hole in the market.

Woolworths offers staff super on parental leave

New entitlements hope to close the gap between super levels upon retirement.

Target, Big W unwrap Christmas campaigns

Christmas ad campaigns rolled out this year focus on driving customers in-store and online.

Woolworths’ sales slow in first quarter

Q1 sales take a hit due to plastic bag ban and Coles' Little Shop.

Aldi, Myer and David Jones all big winners at the 27th Annual ACA Awards

SPONSORED: The Australasian Catalogue Association's 27th Annual ACA Awards highlights a strong focus on effective market...