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Discount fatigue

It has been around for many years but is getting worse and now become endemic.

The faux discounter

Discount branding is a tightrope that very few do well and even less should partake.

Does the Easter Bunny really want to come out to play in January?

Time to re-examine your retail calendar and how you’re managing it.

Christmas sales already underway

CBA’s latest research shows retailers won’t budge on sales approach this Christmas, despite half of customers expecting larger discounts.

Cameron waves white flag

Jan Cameron has given up trying to turnaround her troubled discount store group.

Walmart’s warning

US discount chain warns on fourth quarter profit, blaming winter weather and cuts in food stamp support.

Duopoly redirect petrol spend

Woolworths and Coles reallocate $500 million spent on fuel discounts last year.

Target settles MAC cosmetics case

Target Australia to pay $1 million to settle MAC fake cosmetics case.

Duopoly to limit fuel discounts

Coles and Woolworths to reduce discounts on fuel shopper dockets.

The industrious Chinese retailers

Stuart Bennie looks at the increasingly global nature of retail.