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“We can’t reopen in our car parks”: Clark Rubber boss slams reopening plan


Clark Rubber boss, CEO Anthony Grice, is championing the call for the Victorian government to reconsider retail as part of the plan to open up with the 70 per cent

Bunnings’ Beaumont Tiles buy-out approved by ACCC


Bunnings’ proposed acquisition of Beaumont Tiles has been given the green-light by the ACCC, which said the buy-up won’t impact competition. “At first glance, Bunnings taking over a major tile retailer appears

Bubble tea entrepreneur is latest to hit the franchise trail, with Naröcha


A bubble tea entrepreneur is franchising her Japanese-inspired drinks business two years after launching the first Naröcha store in Melbourne. At just 21 Nicole Culham relocated from Indonesia to Australia specifically

Cost-effective delivery: Australia’s 2021 ecommerce super power


The pandemic has turned the retail industry on its head and the sector continues to feel the pinch, with Australian high streets looking increasingly depleted – especially as restrictions continue

The Athlete’s Foot uses TikTok for virtual running track campaign


The Athlete’s Foot has partnered with TikTok to turn its For You Feed into a virtual running track. This is the first time an Australian brand has built out sequential

Dymocks appoints franchise recruitment manager


Bookstore chain Dymocks has appointed a new franchise recruitment manager, Seth Leverton, to help build up the store footprint across Australia. Leverton joins the heritage franchise network with two years’ experience

Customers crave less choice, more simplicity, in retail journey


Consumers are craving simple experiences and fewer choices, despite a trend for brands delivering more and more customer options. New research from The University of Western Australia reveals today’s consumers

Dymocks will add 20+ new stores in three-year plan


Dymocks’ three-year plan will see the bookstore chain add another 20+ retail outlets to the network. CEO Mark Newman told Inside Franchise Business Executive there will be a mix of suburban and

Amber Tiles sets 20 per cent growth target for national chain


Amber Tiles is on a roll, reporting record sales and an ambitious blueprint for growth, aiming to increase the network’s national footprint by 20 per cent over three years. The

TerryWhite Chemmart unveils new-look omnichannel pharmacy business


TerryWhite Chemmart has unveiled a reimagining of its retail pharmacy experience, which will allow online script ordering, health service bookings, health alerts, reward points, and more traditional e-commerce offerings such