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Pandora ordered to fix refund policies

Consumer watchdog tasks Pandora to amend its refund, warranty policies.

Starbucks to support food, retail tech startups with US$100m investment

Coffee chain sets up fund to invest in food and retail startups.

Nike sees strong growth in Asia, Greater China

Global footwear brand’s customer first focus delivers growth.

Myer axes 50 management staff, marketing lead

Executive team trimmed further by department store board.

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Bunnings one step closer to launching full e-commerce offering

Hardware chain to launch fully transactional site in next 18 months.

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Smiggle to expand into 10 new markets in 2019

Premier Investments seeks to broaden the brand’s customer base.

How three retailers are improving their CX

Tips from BCF, RedBalloon and The Warehouse.

Australian dollar declines

Aussie dollar falls against the greenback.

Coles expands Uber Eats trial, widens range to include grocery staples

Supermarket giant Coles has expanded its Uber Eats trial to four more stores in …

Sigma confident of turnaround plan after profit slide

Pharmacy retailer to cut staff, close DCs to realise $100m in savings.

Bunnings one step closer to launching full e-commerce offering

Hardware chain to launch fully transactional site in next 18 months.

Why franchising doesn’t add up

Franchisors need to tackle the maths.

Australian dollar rises

Aussie dollar rises against its US counterpart.

Two-hour on-demand delivery platform has arrived

Sponsored: Crowdsourced delivery provider takes off.

C/MEO Collective launches on Tmall

The move is part of a broader shift in focus to China.

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Taskforce recommends criminal penalties for wage theft

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Property

Robina Town Centre using art to drive foot traffic

Shopping centre joins trend of creating “Instagram…

Stockland divests more non-core shopping centre assets

Stockland exits two Brisbane centres as part of sh…

Nike warehouse goes carbon neutral

LEDs help retailer to halve its electricity consum…

Work begins on ‘best in class’ Metcash distribution centre

The centre will offer increased operational effici…

International

JD Sports to acquire Footasylum for $168 million

JD Sports to acquire “very complementary” sneaker business.

AuMake to open four new stores

New stores expected to boost sales by 30-40 per cent.

Steinhoff fabricated transactions to bloat profit, investigation finds

PwC report suggests executives were behind irregular trading…

Why retailers struggle to expand internationally

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

Retail Technology

Why The Party People is investing in voice

“I want to be one of the retailers riding that mom…

Officeworks acquires Geeks2U in services push

Acquisition complements Officeworks’ existing serv…

Half of Australian jobs have been impacted by automation

Open communication and upskilling are crucial to s…

Amazon expands delivery options, targets uni students

E-commerce giant expands offering in Australia.

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