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Wesfarmers leaders bullish in the face of increased competition

Coles has no intention of meekly surrendering the gains it has made in the past decade to a renewed Woolworths, expanding Aldi and Costco store networks.

Property group nabs major centres for $436m

Sale of two major centres the largest homemaker transaction in Australia’s history.

Self-service checkouts no saving grace

Coles faces the prospect of a major investment in security to protect sales that currently are quite literally walking out the door.

Thinking outside the square

According to Credit Suisse, the key to Kmart’s revival is to sell off Target. But is it the lifeline that Kmart needs, or is it a case of simply throwing the baby out with the bathwater?

The week that was

Looking back at what made headlines this week.

Costco’s accretive expansion strategy continues

Members-only retailer to open fourth Victorian site.

More online shopping means more delivery trucks

Are cities ready for the increasing numbers of commercial vehicles unloading goods?

Amazon’s attack on Aussie retailers

E-commerce giant could do much more damage to online retailers Kogan, Shoes of Prey, Surfstitch and Temple and Webster.

The supply chains changing Australian retail

Globally enabled discount retailers are rocking the boat and changing the way Australian operators approach the market. How are they doing it?

From the source: Patrick Noone, Costco

Inside Retail chats with the membership warehouse retailer’s top man for its Australian operations.