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JB Hi-Fi CEO Terry Smart talks growth through Covid, workplace culture

Here, CEO Terry Smart talks how the electronics business has largely weathered the pandemic.

JB Hi-Fi total sales fall, online passes $1 billion in first half

The electronics group’s CEO, Terry Smart, acknowledged that there is uncertainty around what can be controlled in the re...

JB Hi-Fi sales fall, but online turnover soars

“In challenging circumstances, we have again demonstrated our ability to adapt and respond to meet the strong demand fro...

Tough start to FY22 ends JB Hi-Fi’s run of strong growth

The electronics group’s new chief executive, Terry Smart, said that the start of the year had been significantly impacte...

Opinion: How Aussie brands have shown disruptors how to adapt in a pandemic

Australian consumers say established brands such as Coles, Woolies, Bunnings and Officeworks have proven more responsive...

Q&A: Richard Murray reflects on 17 years at JB Hi-Fi

In this edited podcast conversation with Paul Zahra, CEO of the Australian Retail Association, Murray reflects on his pr...

Richard Murray talks transition to Premier

On Paul Zahra’s Retail Therapy podcast, Murray said the opportunity to work with a new business after almost two decades...

JB Hi-Fi investing in work culture, sustainability following record year

Incoming group chief executive Terry Smart thanked JB Hi-Fi’s employees for working to deliver another record result.

JB Hi-Fi predicts record year, though lockdown hurts fourth quarter

Electronics retailer JB Hi-Fi will deliver record sales and earnings growth for FY21, according to preliminary results r...

Brisbane lockdown extended after infectious duo go shopping

The mother and daughter had visited a Harris Farm Market, several Woolworths stores, JB Hi-Fi, Mecca Maxima and Zara in ...

Retail appointments of the week

JB Hi-Fi CEO Richard Murray takes helm at Premier; RM Williams CEO leaves for Country Road Group; Love, Bonito hires fir...

Richard Murray leaving JB Hi-Fi for Premier Retail this August

Murray spent 18 years at JB Hi-Fi, but said it's time to take on a new challenge.

ARA welcomes Government changes to police sexual harassment in workplaces

“The government’s response is a positive first step," said ARA CEO Paul Zahra.

Inside the union’s report of the culture of harassment at JB Hi-Fi

RAFFWU has published a report detailing claims of gender discrimination and sexual harassment at JB Hi-Fi.

Union report describes sexual discrimination, harassment at JB Hi-Fi

83 per cent of surveyed JB staff members have experienced at least one form of gendered harassment.

JB Hi-Fi delivers 86.2 per cent profit growth during holiday half

Nesting customers continued to shop for electronics and appliances during the half, the business said.

JB Hi-Fi half-year profit up 86 per cent despite temporary store closures

Online sales rose 161.7 per cent to $678.8 million and represented 13.7 per cent of the total $4.9 billion sales.

JB Hi-Fi website crashes on launch of Playstation 5

Retailer takes thousands of orders per minute on launch day, causing unprecedented traffic online.

JB Hi-Fi grows into the first quarter, launches ‘on-demand’ delivery service

A three-hour rushed courier delivery service is now available in parts of Australia.

JB Hi-Fi staff talk of gender discrimination and harassment

Staff allegedly feel afraid to speak out after seeing past harassment claims dismissed.