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Jared Dickson


What lies ahead at Wesfarmers?

Change is afoot at Wesfarmers.

Lew adds more fuel to the Myer fire

The Myer drama continues.

Not waving, but drowning?

With the upcoming AGM in a couple of weeks, what will the future hold for the once iconic brand?

Weathering the storm

Christmas may be a struggle for retailers this year, but JB Hi-Fi and Super Retail Group have strategies in place to surviving the festive season.

Myer board faces AGM wrangle

Department store retailer’s much beleaguered board faces a slew of challenges at its upcoming annual general meeting.

Duopoly’s grip under threat

German giant to dent grocers, DDS-chains.

Solomon Lew on the warpath

Retail landlords, the Myer board of directors, analysts, retailers and even a few federal politicians are mulling over the veteran’s wisdom this week.

A losing battle for the big brands

Some of Australia’s biggest retail brands are fighting for survival.

Myer continues on struggle street

Department store giant stumbles in turnaround.

Vulnerable workers bill rocks franchise sector

New bill holds franchisors accountable.

Aussie surf brands headed for a wipeout?

Choppy waters ahead for retailers.

Aussie retailers conquer the world

Local retailers taste overseas success.

Domino’s eat a slice of humble pie

Pizza giant delivers sobering results.

Winners and losers

Earnings season is well and truly here. Here’s a round-up of those retailers that have enjoyed some rosy results and others that are set to for a struggle in the future.

Should you really be afraid of Amazon?

The online behemoth is finally coming to Australia, searching for space and recruiting staff, but it doesn’t mean that all retailers should fear its arrival on our shores.

The race is on

SRG looks to fortify its sports division against impending physical entry of Amazon and two new multi-channel international retailers.

A changing of the guard at Metcash

As Ian Morrice bows out of Metcash, he’s leaving behind a business with great challenges ahead but a sound financial base.

A taste of things to come at DJs

David Jones eyes off challenges that lie ahead.

A big turnaround for Big W?

Big W’s big plans for the future.

Munro takes a step in the right direction

Munro fuses with footwear company.


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