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Dean Blake

Dean Blake


Pharmacy 4 Less partners with JD to expand China operations

Partnership to improve delivery times for customers in China.

Amazon Australia denies unlawful termination allegation

E-commerce company being sued for unlawful termination.

Wesfarmers appoints former Deutsche Bank head to board

Former head of M&A joins retail board.

API proposes merger with Sigma Healthcare

Pharmacy giant proposes tie-up with rival.

Employee absenteeism costing retailers $600 million

Retail profits are being eaten away by inefficient rostering.

NRA expects $17.8 billion spent in final days before Christmas

The final ten days before Christmas are to be “incredibly busy”.

Woolworths reveals organic supermarket concept in Double Bay

The Woolworths concept offers a ‘flexitarian’ range of plant-based burgers, sausages and tofu.

Trade Me acquired by private equity firm

Apax Partners have valued the business at $2.44 billion.

Justin King joins Marks & Spencer board amid turnaround

Former Sainsbury’s chief executive joins struggling department store.

Growing consumer trust driving e-commerce sales

As customers begin to understand the pros and cons of online retail, a shift in trust is taking place.

Retailers confident in face of deteriorating conditions

But consumer sentiment has fallen on weak wage growth, housing prices.

Majority of Aussies have finished Christmas shopping

Those not finished cite work commitments, lack of organisation.

2019 Retailer Awards finalists announced

Winners to be announced on February 28 during Retail Week 2019.

Ted Baker founder takes leave of absence amid harassment claims

Internal committee have been made aware of “further serious allegations.”

Amazon expanding cashier-less stores to airports

Online retailer looking to expand into US international airports.

ACCC blames retailers for petrol price cycle

The practice is not illegal, but infuriates drivers, consumer watchdog says.

Retailers warned not to become overconfident, despite slight sales bump

Retailers aren’t out of the woods yet, analyst says.

Steinhoff investigation delays annual report, shares plummet

Retailer says investigation is significantly more complex than anticipated.

More management changes at Oliver’s

Chief financial officer Alan Lee resigns from health food chain.

E-commerce grows amid overall retail slump

However, retail’s productivity is outpacing the market.


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