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Department stores slash and burn their way to profit

Myer, Target and other retailers finished FY19 in the black, but at what cost?

Retail news from around the world

Nordstrom posts 'ugly' numbers, Miniso expands, and more.

Wesfarmers to reposition Target, cuts head office roles

Eighty roles go as Target focuses on providing higher quality goods.

Target sales sag further for Wesfarmers

Target's comparable sales for the five months to May fell 2.3 per cent.

Discounters outpaced by new entrants

Retailers weakened by Costco face now face even larger threats.

Why retailers struggle to expand internationally

There’s no one-size-fits-all in international retailing.

Where are the leaders of the future?

Australian retail suffers from a dearth of strong, creative leadership, even when talent is recruited from overseas.

Slowing Kmart sales to weigh on Wesfarmers

Department store's atypical performance worries investors.

Supermarket industry gap narrows after strong Christmas period

Analysts from Citi weigh in on the Christmas trade period.

Inside Retail Top 50 influential retailers list

Wesfarmers’ Rob Scott rises to the top.

EBay flags toy offering ahead of first Toys ‘R’ Us-less Christmas

Retailers look to fill giraffe-sized hole in the market.

Target, Big W unwrap Christmas campaigns

Christmas ad campaigns rolled out this year focus on driving customers in-store and online.

Retail news from around the globe

Struggling Sears seeks to buy time; Marks & Spencer tops anti-slavery list; Target ups ante in shipping wars, and more.

Costco leads Target, Kmart on customer satisfaction

International brand wins Australia's trust over domestic competition.

Wesfarmers fine-tunes the future

As Wesfarmers reshapes its retail portfolio, it ponders the fates of such long-term players as Kmart, Bunnings and Offic...

Wesfarmers sees management shake up

Guy Russo will step down as CEO of Wesfarmers' department stores on November 1.

Wesfarmers net profit falls 58.3 per cent

The result is largely due to the Bunnings UK divestment.

Discount department stores get customer boost

Customer satisfaction is on the rise for some of Australia’s largest retailers.

Analyse that

Several major retailers have unveiled dedicated data and analytics units tasked with turning customer information into a...

The pitfalls of loyalty programs

Ambiguous goals, potential fraud and massive amounts of data – developing an effective loyalty program is easier said th...