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Lowe’s to refocus on retail fundamentals

Retailer to simplify business and build on omnichannel capabilities.

Lowe’s to shut 51 stores across North America

Home improvement retailer to downsize across continent.

Woolworths wins Masters stoush with US giant

Supermarket chain to press ahead with exit from home improvement category.

Woolies ‘underestimated Aldi threat’

“We didn’t treat Aldi with the respect they deserved as a very successful global retailer.”

Opinion: Woolworths, Lowe’s in messy Masters divorce

Breaking up is hard to do, and Woolies and Lowe’s are adding credence to that view in their bitter break up over the failed Masters Home Improvement chain.

Woolworths and Lowe’s headed for arbitration

Courtroom stoush sees supermarket giant and venture partner sent to arbitrator.

Westfield Warringah Mall redevelopment unveiled

First phase of centre’s $310 million redevelopment project revealed.

Aussie brands more shabby than chic

Major Australian fashion brands not meeting ethical international worker pay standards.

Watchdog approves Woolworths’ buy

Woolworths gets green light for proposed acquisition of hardware chain.

The six second challenge

Jon Bird looks at how retailers can best sum up their brand in six seconds.