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Year of spoiled shopper, warns FGRT report

Specialist retailers offering ever-more choice will continue to peel dollars away from mid…

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Retailers entering ‘stabilised growth’ phase

Latest report highlights factors driving higher exit rate in retail sectors.

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Tommy Hilfiger: Catching up is maybe not an option

Fashion designer speaks on transformation at the iconic fashion label during the final day…

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A lifetime of retail – nothing better

Dave Farrell looks back on 30 years in an ‘incomparable’ industry.

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Aussie retailers in for a bumpy ride

Specialist firm predicts many more homegrown brands to enter insolvency.

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Noni B beats the fashion blues

Retailer takes ‘aggressive approach’ to trading within Australia’s beleaguered…

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Department store giants bank on exclusivity

Big names look to entice customers through holding exclusivity.

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More woe in store for Steinhoff

South African-headquartered, Frankfurt-listed retailer continues to battle multi…

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Australian dollar unchanged

Aussie dollar is steady against US counterpart.

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Triple-star chef for new Gucci Osteria restaurant

Luxury fashion brand opens fine-dining restaurant.

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Consumer confidence hits four-year high

Improved economic conditions boost respondents’ optimism.

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“Volatility is the new normal”

Highlights from day 2 of the NRF Big Show.

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Woolworths revaluing David Jones investment

Retail conglomerate flags writedowns in latest update.

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A free ride from the economy to lift your profit isn’t on the horizon

Australian retail businesses cannot continue to do what they are doing, the same…

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Preview: Inside Retail Weekly 2172

A sneak peek at what’s featured in this week’s issue of Inside Retail Weekly…

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The appeal of the ‘flat’ organisation – why some firms are getting rid of middle managers

The trend of “flat” organisations catches on at some of the world’s bigges…

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Booze on the menu

Fast food retailers are planning to cash in on offering customers alcohol in the…

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Australian dollar rises

Aussie dollar continues its upward march against US counterpart.

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NRF Retail’s Big Show Wrap Up – Day 1

Insights from the global retail event.

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From the Source: Eric Morris, Review

We chat with the PAS Group CEO about taking the gl…

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6 brand trends to watch in 2018

From the development of creative experiences to th…

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Rocky waters ahead for franchises

Challenges lie ahead for Franchised Food Company a…

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Retailers slide into consolidation in the New Year

More retailers bite the dust.

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The retail traitors

Stuart Bennie thinks Unibail-Rodamco has been sold…

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‘Right sizing’ claims another 103 stores

Consolidation continues to retail giant.

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Over $5 billion to be invested in Perth’s retail scene

Research firm runs the rule over Western Australia…

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Retail predictions for 2018

Brian Walker predicts the big five retailing trend…

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Woolies’ drinks arm gets new managing director

Conglomerate appoints new liquor chief.

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Oxfam: Retail gain, poverty pain

Charity firm hits out at leading brands turning over billion…

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Luxury group Kering set to spin off Puma

Luxury group to streamline focus.

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The week that was

Looking back at what made headlines this week.

Retail Technology

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It’s the season to give – so don’t let the bad guys take what they want

Criminals haven’t given up, they’ve shifted th…

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It’s time to get ready for augmented reality

How will AR go mainstream? Largest annual consumer…

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The retail traitors

Stuart Bennie thinks Unibail-Rodamco has been sold…

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Cue launches three-hour delivery

First national bricks and mortar retailer to launc…

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