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Heather McIlvaine

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Showpo triples warehouse capacity as sales roll in

Online fashion retailer brings logistics in-house.

From the source: Leon Mervis, Montblanc

Montblanc seeks to maintain tradition and heritage while attracting millennials with high-tech wizardry.

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

Over 40 per cent of space is dedicated to dining, entertainment and leisure.

Baby Bunting’s formula to boost margins

Specialty retailer reports progress on FY19 guidance.

Beacon Lighting expecting record sales, profits in FY19

Specialty retailer looks to deliver record sales and profits in FY19.

The demerger: Does it deliver?

Wesfarmers has finally released the details of its proposed $20 billion demerger.

Chinese tourists leaving wallets at home

Spending by Chinese tourists may have peaked, new research says.

Hello Molly goes offline ahead of Christmas

The online retailer has launched its second above-the-line marketing campaign, following the success of its television ads.

Dr. Martens sues Yoox for trademark infringement

The British brand has sued the online retailer for ripping off its designs.

Records request fuels Myer takeover rumour

Investors saw the move as a possible precursor to a full takeover.

L’Oreal expands male grooming business in China

Global beauty giant looks to new customer segment.

Vicinity sells $631 million in non-core assets

Retail property firm makes progress on divestment of $1 billion in non-core assets.

PAS Group’s push for personalisation

Fashion retailers to ramp up omnichannel business.

From the source: Lisa Rogers, Cotton On

Cotton On Group’s country manager Australia Lisa Rogers said to be a successful retailer the secret is to listen to the customer.

Bigger and better, or not?

Soul Origin founder believes the franchise could still double in size if it succeeds in modifying restaurants for high street strips in regional towns.

Report: Mobile tech’s untapped potential

Can mobile tech be used to aid strategic decision-making in retail?

Eco warriors: Making retail more sustainable

Here’s how three retailers are making stores more sustainable.

From the source: Geoff Cockerill, Subway

This week’s featured executive explains how the changing consumer tastes, challenging business environment drive major changes.

“Boring as batshit”: Bernie Brookes has some advice for Aussie department stores

How do you effectively develop theatre and fun?

Beacon Lighting lays foundation for in-store tech

Specialty retailer overhauls back-office infrastructure to power in-store tech.

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