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The Reject Shop

The Reject Shop Archives

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.

Negative same-store sales weigh on The Reject Shop’s profit in first half

Retailer highlights "strong" Christmas trading amid half-year slump.

Why online sales growth isn’t really growth

Online sales are for the most part cannibalising traditional retail, not providing new sales.

Allensford extends The Reject Shop takeover offer into March

Would-be buyer gives shareholders more time to mull offer.

Allensford pressures The Reject Shop for sales performance

Shareholders deserve more information, says Allensford.

The Reject Shop expects net profit of $10.5m

Revised guidance released in face of "low-ball" takeover bid.

Allensford urges The Reject Shop to release trading performance

Company extends takeover offer to allow The Reject Shop time to release sales figures.

It’s not all merry and bright

A number of Australian retailers may feel the realities of the market this Christmas.

The Reject Shop directors dismiss “low-ball” takeover offer

Chairman finds rich-lister's offer wanting.

The Reject Shop receives takeover offer

Discount retailer receives takeover bid after slashing profit guidance.

Reject Shop slashes profit guidance by 40 per cent

Competition for discretionary spend affects retailers forecast.

The Reject Shop reverses disappointing FY17 results

Retailer sees renewed profit from targeted projects.

Myer leads list of retailers axed from ASX

Struggling retailers removed from benchmark index.

The week that was

Looking back at what made headlines this week.

The Reject Shop’s merchandising strategy “back on track”

Discount variety chain 'encouraged' by results.