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Woolworths launches $30m Organic Growth Fund

The cash injection will result in a wider range of quality organic produce.

Amazon moves into food with range of pantry staples

Online marketplace continues expansion into new categories down under.

Macy’s rolls out VR across the US

VR system increases furniture sales by 60 per cent.

Reject Shop slashes profit guidance by 40 per cent

Competition for discretionary spend affects retailers forecast.

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China promises retaliation to US tariffs

Repercussions could make it more difficult for US businesses to work in China.

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Australian dollar rises slightly

The Aussie dollar has risen overnight.

Chadstone just the beginning for Victoria’s Secret

Fashion retailer working towards launch before end of 2018.

Australia’s e-commerce industry needs improvement

74 per cent of respondents would require free return on all items in order to sh…

H&M announces first Sunshine Coast store

The store will be the tenth in Queensland, and open in the first half of 2019.

Premier Investments calls for removal of Myer Board

Solomon Lew has backed John King’s plan to remove clearance zones.

Michael Hill posts drop in first quarter sales

Jewellery chain’s sales drop for the quarter as it restructures its business.

Voice shopping is going to change retail in ways you don’t expect

Brand recognition, pronunciation and more will become important.

Australian dollar rises

Aussie dollar improves overnight.

Kaufland adds $60m capital ahead of Australian store roll-out

How the “German version of Costco” could spend the windfall.

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65

The billionaire started Microsoft with high school friend, Bill Gates.

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Property

Westfield unveils $470 million ‘living centre of the future’

Over 40 per cent of space is dedicated to dining, …

Hurstville Central sold to US private equity firm

Overseas interest in metropolitan assets remains s…

Home & Life Centre opens at Brisbane Airport

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Fast Retailing profit soars as Uniqlo Asia booms

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Sears files for bankruptcy amid struggling sales

The long struggling retailer files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy…

Ikea unveils FY19 expansion plans

Global furniture retailer looks to enter the South American …

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Data reform to give consumers more control

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