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Dick Smith Archives

Time to kill Target?

Should Wesfarmers pull the pin on its struggling Target discount department store chain?

JB Hi-Fi lifts full-year profit

Electronics retail giant boosted by better sales on computers following the closure of Dick Smith stores.

Investors’ caution bad timing for The Good Guys

Opinion: The Good Guys’ path to a successful ASX listing made all the more challenging in the wake of Dick Smith’s failu...

The common thread in retail failures

A look at common traits in the recent failures of Australian Geographic, Dick Smith, and the ABC’s retail stores.

Some answers, more questions over Dick Smith failure

Failed electronics chain saga far from over after liquidator's issue report.

Metcash defends ex-Dick Smith chairman

Australian Shareholders Association calls for Metcash's chairman to step down following involvement with failed electron...

Unlocking store profits

How to get a better understanding of your core strengths to weather periods of political and financial volatility.

Retailers risk shareholders’ wrath in court

Law firms prepare to join the fray as drama plays out for publically listed retailers.

Dick Smith supplier agrees to TV refunds

Electronic goods importer to refund customers who bought faulty JVC-branded TVs from Dick Smith stores.

Priceline secures former Dick Smith flagship store

Health and beauty retailer moving into former Dick Smith flagship.

The deal most likely for The Good Guys

Opinion: Jared Dickson on the future of the white goods and appliances chain.

Retailers can shrink to grow

Advertorial: Getting positive with loss making stores.

Aussies entering administration increases

Number of firms entering admin surges over last year.

Kogan relaunches Dick Smith ahead of schedule

Kogan relaunches Dick Smith in Australia and New Zealand sites.

Big name retailers mull over going public

Opinion: Public floats on major retailers agendas, despite volatile stock market.

Remaining Dick Smith’s final hours

Failed electronics chain set to finally close remaining Australian stores.

Reinvent or wither

Reinvention could have saved Dick Smith and Laura Ashley – can it save Harvey Norman?

Dick Smith manager Jeremy Senior lands at Samsung

Former general manager of Dick Smith's Move business lands new job.

Westfield adds wow factor to Retail Study Tour

Westfield adds IBM Watson Global Headquarters visit to World Retail Study Tour.

Pre-empt trouble, or go bust

Stuart Bennie on identifying and taking action before the proverbial hits the fan.