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Adairs listing could raise $220m

Brett Blundy about to reap another windfall by listing Adairs in an IPO.

Woolworths’ fresh approach

Australia’s biggest retailer to rebuild momentum after being outpointed on growth by Wesfarmers in each of its key businesses.

Umbers to turnaround Myer

Umbers attempts to create a sustainable business model with at least seven stores forecast to close.

Retail to be hit by proposed leasing changes

Regulation change to disclose lease obligations to hit retailers in the hip pocket.

Homeart liquidated

Homewares chain to close all stores after failing to attract buyer.

Retail tenancy inquiry questioned

Senate inquiry recommends more proactive role for Federal Government in retail tenancy leasing.

Debate continues on penalties

Reduced penalty rates unlikely to be taken up nationally by retailers, says Jared Dickson.

Myer’s mammoth task

Myer CEO, Richard Umbers, has a mammoth task ahead of him following the department store’s dire profit results, writes Jared Dickson.

Surf’s up

Surfwear retailers find a more favourable tide with profitability and sales outlook improving.

Masters weighs heavy

Hardware chain generating little more than half of what it needs to break even.

Changing of the guard

New Myer CEO takes on mammoth task of department store’s turnaround.

Metcash woes deepen

Supermarket chain under intense scrutiny as it attempts to reboot sales and earnings.

Growing pains

Electronics retailer plans 400 stores by end of financial year with nine sites confirmed for this half year.

Refurb boosts Ritchies

Supermarket reaps the benefits of store refurbishment with 120 per cent gain in sales.

Pharmacy group in admin

A Melbourne-based pharmacy group has been placed in administration.

Category overkill a major issue

Retailer tells Jared Dickson category overkill is damaging shopping centres.

Weaker year ahead

Aggressive expansion is cannibalising sales for two major retailers, says Jared Dickson.

Tough conditions take their toll

Jared Dickson looks at the challenging market conditions and what’s causing the derailment of some of our top merchants.

Homeart crumbles

Poor Christmas trading the final straw for homewares and variety chain.

Inside Retail’s Top 50 People in Retail

Inside Retail Magazine’s annual rankings of the Top 50 People in Australian Retail.

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#AlceonGroup announce first Victorian @Lego_Group store to open in @WestfieldAU Doncaster #retail https://t.co/qMfYJp5WFM

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Almost half of online marketplace @Kogan gross profit for FY19 came from its private label offering #retail #onlinehttps://t.co/lLwhKBnVp2

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Talks of a merger between @OZretailers and @retailaustralia have come to a close, with the parties failing to align… https://t.co/hkqHyDsBkr

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