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Sambag becomes latest retail casualty

“Greedy” landlords and competitive conditions claim another retailer.

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What are your retailers doing?

How confident are you that your retailers are retailing?


Offshore buyer snaps up first Melbourne CBD retail asset of 2018

Strong sale result “sets the precedent” for the rest of the year.

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“Jarring” January for retailers

Retailers “concerned” over latest ABS figures.


Property firm buys St Ives Shopping Centre for over $30m

Tightly held asset snapped up by investor.

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Steinhoff International’s working capital dries up

Embattled company Steinhoff International has admitted in its quarterly update that its working capital has dried up.


Honey Birdette charts international expansion

Luxury lingerie retailer Honey Birdette will open 15 stores in the US over the next two years.

Pitt St Mall Lighting Launch

The future Is local

Colourful streetscapes, courtyards, laneways and gardens are increasingly drawing consumers away from bland, cookie cutter monsters.


Iconic footwear label steps into pricey first store

Global brand eyes Aussie market.

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Vacancy rate falls after ‘more realistic’ landlord expectations

Research finds occupancy rates holding up despite retail market pressures.


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