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Heather McIlvaine

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Articles

Industry, unions divided over “complexity” of award system

Two camps are forming over a review to occur next year.

Retail appointments

“Woman to watch” joins Nike board, AuMake strengthens board, Styelrunner founder joins Accent.

How Super Retail Group plans to win Black Friday (and Christmas)

New data confirms the old peak season is a thing of the past.

How to innovate like a boss

Tips to drive creativity – from Walmart, John Lewis and The Iconic.

How Country Road got into rentals

The surprisingly personal origin story behind the brand’s partnership with GlamCorner.

Pumpkins rule: the rise and rise of Halloween

How retailers took advantage of the increasingly popular holiday.

New poll: Are you spending more or less on Facebook ads?

Online marketplace Redbubble has changed its marketing strategy. Will you?

Period underwear goes mainstream

Online brands like Modibodi and Thinx are taking share in the billion-dollar feminine-care industry.

Bedding brand pops up in LA

Ettitude is exploring ways to put its sheets in the hands of more customers.

B is for branding: Inside Baby Bunting’s first rebrand

A new logo is just the beginning.

What online retailers should take away from Rent the Runway’s logistical nightmare

GlamCorner’s CEO offers advice on avoiding, and sometimes accepting, outages.

Zarraffa’s founder building $100m ‘dining destination’ in Queensland

The franchise founder wants to bring Melbourne’s market culture to the Sunshine State.

Fashion brands struggle to stay on home soil

Cue Clothing has been manufacturing in Australia for 50 years. Can it last much longer?

Brosa breaks new ground in furniture retailing

Digital-first brand opens new showroom, with plenty of tech.

The rise of sneaker culture

Why brands and retailers are jumping on the bandwagon.

Rodd & Gunn logo comes to life at UK store opening

Heritage brand opens first bricks-and-mortar store in the UK

Battery World takes employees to the next skill level

Franchisor teams up with TAFE to upskill staff.

Country Road leads the way in green – and beautiful – design

Store designer talks sustainable design.

The Iconic’s secret (tech) sauce

How Australia’s biggest online fashion retailer stays ahead of the curve.

The rise of the B Corp

More retailers are becoming certified B Corps. Here’s why.

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