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Club Catch expands to Kmart and Target

Wesfarmers announces first major integration of recently acquired Catch.

David Jones loses almost $1.3bn in two years

David Jones loses almost $500 million in 2019.

Administrators looking for a buyer for Zanui

Online furniture site has entered voluntary administration.

Lovisa shareholders deliver first strike despite growth

Retailer delivers 2.3 per cent comp sales growth in first 17 weeks of FY20.

Crumpler gets serious about Southeast Asia

Melbourne brand opens first store in the Philippines as domestic market hits saturation point.

From the source: Ben Hare, Tinyme

The COO talks challenges and huge opportunities of customised kids’ products.

Demand for social shopping outpacing supply: PayPal

Consumer adoption of shopping though social media 50 per cent higher than business adoption.

Myer revamps homewares offer in Sydney flagship

Department store says it now offers the biggest range of homewares in Sydney.

Uniqlo switching to paper bags

Fast fashion brand to ditch single-use plastic bags in Australia by November 1.

Harris Scarfe tops customer satisfaction

Harris Scarfe’s satisfaction rating grew 5 per cent over the last year.

JB Hi-Fi grows, The Good Guys slows

JB Hi-Fi Group’s shares jumped 6.7 per cent yesterday to $36.45 a share.

Why Walmart is offering holiday pricing a full week early this year

The timing of Black Friday is worryingly close to Christmas.

ACCC approves collective bargaining for retail energy prices

LFRA CEO hoping for renewable sector to step up during tender process.

Super Retail shares drop on margin pressure

Securities fell to $8.70 per share at close of business yesterday, following the group’s AGM.

Flight Centre pays $252,000 for misleading promotions

Travel group pays fine after 35,000 customers took part in unclear promotions.

Jag shifts gears from wholesale to standalone stores

The brand has unveiled a new sustainable focus and business model.

Bunnings launches nine-part DIY series aimed at millennials

Bunnings launches YouTube series to teach small-space renovations.

Bellroy turning water bottles into bags

Leather goods brand to make 90 per cent of woven products from recycled material by mid-2021.

Cash Converters to pay $42.5 million in class action settlement

Claims of breaking Queensland credit laws settled.

Kathmandu shareholders vote to acquire Rip Curl

More than 99.9 per cent of shareholders voted in favour.

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