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MySale earnings stung by GST change

Online retailer reports first-half loss, but expects to turn a small profit for the year.

Baby Bunting lifts sales, profit after category shake-up

Baby Bunting posts strong first-half results.

How online florists stand out from the crowd

Petal Post has some bright ideas to sustain Valentine’s Day sales year-round.

Lego flagship opening in Westfield Bondi Junction

Toy brand keen on building retail presence across Australia.

City Chic reports strong Christmas trading in solid first half

Plus-sized fashion brand sees strong comparable sales growth in 1H19.

Debenhams secures $72 million loan to refinance business

Department store takes first step in refinancing process.

What’s next for David Jones?

Four CEOs in five years, lacklustre holiday performance and an unhappy parent company.

Peter Birtles to leave early after widespread underpayment is revealed

Super Retail Group has set aside $43 million for underpaid workers.

Coles steps up backend processes in digital push

Supermarket says software will make life easier for customers and team members.

Woolworths commits to fast payment terms for smaller suppliers

Woolies follows Coles in signing on to new supplier payments code.

Sigma says staff cuts part of $100 million cost savings

Pharmacy network completes business review.

JB Hi-Fi profit up 5.5 per cent in first half

Electronics retailer delivers growth across Australia and New Zealand.

Already-low business and consumer confidence expected to weaken

Consumer anxiety hit a three-year peak in Q4 FY18, according to NAB.

Mirvac sees retail profit fall 2 per cent

Operating profit in Mirvac’s retail division was $85 million.

David Jones CEO’s shock resignation

The CEO was cleared following an external investigation last year.

David Jones CEO resigns

David Thomas steps down, citing personal reasons.

Landlords urged to fill vacant shops with gyms, child care centres

Property firms anticipate increased focus on service-based offers.

Coles shares dip on convenience earnings downgrade

Coles strikes new deal with Viva Energy, as retail fuel prices rise.

Cashing in on kids

From clothes to footwear, are kids the next major market?

Shareholders back Greencross acquisition

Overwhelming majority of shareholders vote in favour of TPG’s acquisition offer.


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