Preview: Inside Retail Weekly 2179
OPINION: Trouble in the waters
In a torrid week for the franchise sector, Retail Food Group has been forced to slice $138 million from its first half results and potentially faces further provisions for FY18, following a strategic business-wide review.
NEWS: RPG signs on US shoe and bag brands
Toms and Timbuk2 will launch Australian e-commerce, physical stores and wholesale in new distribution deal with Retail Prodigy Group.
NEWS: Marketers fail to make the grade
Report reveals “fundamental disconnect” between how retail marketers view consumer behaviour and the reality.
NEWS: Zara to launch local e-commerce site
After seven years in the market, the fast fashion giant is finally unveiling an Australian online store next week.
FROM THE SOURCE: Lucy Glade-Wright, Hunting for George
We chat to the co-founder about how to build a loyal online community, creating excellent content marketing and entering physical retail.
FEATURE: The future of Australian retail
From the problem with department stores to battling Amazon, here are the highlights from Inside Retail Live.
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