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Melbourne retail to reopen this Friday

Victoria's sales have lagged behind in other states in recent months, according ot CommSec's State of the State report.

Victorian retail workers will need to be vaccinated for Christmas

Anyone on the government's list of authorised businesses, even if not in a locked-down area, must comply with this requi...

Betty’s Burgers South Yarra collapses due to earthquake

The Betty’s Burgers restaurant in South Yarra has partially collapsed, though the business has confirmed no one was in t...

Snap lockdowns weighing on ‘battle-weary’ retailers, public

Retailers are urging customers to get vaccinated and follow health advice amid rising shopper aggression.

Victoria enters five-day lockdown starting today

As of Friday, retailers not deemed essential will be unable to open their doors and can only operate via click and colle...

Melbourne to exit fourth lockdown on Friday

Melbournians will be able to move more freely as of Thursday, 11:59 pm, though will still be restricted to within 25km o...

Melb’s Queen Victoria Market $35m revamp

Melbourne's Queen Victoria Market is set for a $35 million makeover scheduled for next year.

Apple’s Melbourne flagship blocked on cultural grounds

The Victorian Government has now launched a review of Melbourne's Federation Square.

Retail sales slow over AFL Grand Final weekend

Melbourne retailers see 33 per cent drop in sales over weekend.

Rising cafe chain cops fine from Ombudsman

Fair Work uncovers several instances of underpayment.

Investors keen on Melbourne retail trophy assets

Despite soft retail trade conditions, Victorian retail investment activity is on track to achieve record highs.

Melbourne retail property soars

The increased demand has occurred amidst disappointing retail sales and online competition.

The hypocrisy of the minimum wage

Dennis Price examines the wages debate.

Myer given two months to settle class action

Retailer ordered to mediate over dispute.

Investors hone in on Melbourne CBD retail market

Strong demand sparks wave of transactions.

Melbourne’s retail strips will survive online onslaught

Retailers well-placed to handle the introduction of Amazon in Australia, according to real estate firm.

Debenhams kicks off at St Collins Lane

Iconic British retailer launches first Aussie store.

Retailer’s relocation to reinvigorate precinct

Streetwear chain's move to activate CBD location.

Cos to open third store in Melbourne

H&M subsidiary moving into inner city cultural hub.

Melbourne luxury precinct gets new owners

CBD location to build on arcade and laneway culture.