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A year in review: the major stories of 2017

Here’s a recap of what grabbed headlines this year.

How shopping centres are changing to fight online shopping

Retailers, shopping centre operators have to work together to create compelling reasons for customers to go shopping in ...

Specialty retailers hit struggle street

The agony and ecstasy of specialty retailing.

The trifecta causing many prominent retail brands to fold

Major names included in the ever-growing list of casualties from the past year alone.

A sad farewell

As apparel retailers struggle across the world, how does the increase in closures impact the property landscape?

More Aussie retailers bite the dust

Falling sales and margins signal the failure of December and post-Christmas trade.

The next step for Australian apparel

Competitive conditions and a tough December have spelled trouble for retailers, who now look to change their fortunes.

FWC’s slow review process drags on

The Fair Work Commission’s review of the 2010 retail award is now bordering on farcical.

January sales: a perfect storm of local and international pressures

Several factors have combined to result in a perfect storm of bad retail trading conditions.

Payless Shoes’ buyer hunt fails

Shoes specialist retailer moving ahead with the closure of all 132 stores.

No festive joy for struggling retailers this year

Unfortunately for Payless Shoes and Pumpkin Patch, even Santa Claus won’t be able to save them from going into administr...

Payless makes a comeback

Two years ago it was in administration, but Payless Shoes is back in the black with fresh expansion plans and a new owne...

Payless’ new leadership

Payless appoints new MD to lead rescued brand.