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The Reject Shop

The Reject Shop Archives

The Reject Shop profit jumps 643 per cent as restructure moves past ‘reset’

During the year, the business renegotiated 80 leases that were in holdover or had expired, and will renegotiate a furthe...

The Reject Shop staff rolls out training after team subject to verbal abuse and stalking

Retailers, union and government grappling to deal with increasing levels of customer abuse towards frontline staff.

The Reject Shop’s sales remain sluggish into second half

CBD and shopping centre locations traded 12 per cent down during the last 48 weeks.

The Reject Shop profit up 46.5 per cent during first half

Leadership is aiming to finish 'fixing' the business by the end of the financial year.

DoorDash to deliver goods from The Reject Shop within a day

Australian discount variety store The Reject Shop has teamed with DoorDash to offer a same-day goods-delivery service.
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The Reject Shop makes lowest price guarantee to entice budgeting Aussies

Discount store to beat rivals by 10 per cent as Australians look to tighten spend.
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Global pandemic having uneven impact on retail sales

The Reject Shop says sales are up, while other brands are struggling.
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The Reject Shop defends share spike from ASX query

The discount department store can’t explain why its share price jumped almost 42 per cent.
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The Reject Shop appoints former Kmart exec as new CEO

Discount department store taps Andre Reich as chief executive.

Retail appointments

The Reject Shop appoints company secretary, Vicinity names chief people officer and more.

Leadership gap leaves The Reject Shop adrift

Analysis: As losses mount, someone needs to make the hard decisions.

The Reject Shop tumbles, chairman stepping down

A one-off impairment and slowing sales lead to a $16.9 million loss.

Discounters squeezed from both sides

Why Kmart, Big W and The Reject Shop are under pressure.

Why The Reject Shop needs a rebrand

The struggling discount chain could benefit from a name change.

The Reject Shop downgrades guidance as CEO departs

The discount retailer has revised profit expectations for the year into the red.

Discounters outpaced by new entrants

Retailers weakened by Costco face now face even larger threats.

The trouble with Big W: don’t blame online for killing discount department stores

Online shopping is certainly a factor, but it is not the primary reason for Big W’s troubles.

Allensford acquires 19 per cent stake in The Reject Shop

The Reject Shop shareholders gave Allensford significant voting power.

Allensford takeover offer closing in on The Reject Shop shareholders

Shareholders to vote on takeover by 5 March.