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The Athlete’s Foot steps into activewear online


The Athlete’s Foot has stepped into a new category, now stocking activewear and performance clothing on its website. The athletic and lifestyle footwear retailer will introduce items from 40 brands

Sneakerboy case: time is running out on rental regulations under Covid-19 Code


The Sneakerboy case reveals the impact of Covid-19, the regard a court will have to it and the National Code of Conduct Retail and Commercial Leases and any State or Territory

Total Tools’ $57m acquisition confirmed


Metcash has successfully acquired a 70 per cent stake in franchisor Total Tools Holdings for $57 million, a business that has boomed during the Covid-19 pandemic. The wholesale distributor, which

7-Eleven opens six stores in August


Convenience chain 7-Eleven is on a roll opening six outlets across Victoria, NSW and Queensland in August. Braeden Lord, GM retail operations, said “Opening this number of stores while balancing additional safety requirements and

Metcash benefits from shop local trend


Metcash says sales continue to benefit from the change in consumer behaviour since the advent of Covid-19. Chairman Robert Murray said consumers have been shopping more in their local neighbourhoods

Hudsons Coffee sees new opportunities as consumer trends shift


Hudsons Coffee has seen back-to-back weeks of record sales in Townsville, and Tasmania. GM Jarrod Montigue told Inside Franchise Business Executive “Business outside Victoria is starting to recover. South Australia and

Total Tools sued by competitor


Sydney Tools has confirmed it is suing competitor Total Tools over an alleged email hacking. According to Sydney Tools, Total Tools hacked into its email system last year to give

Retail rent aid unsustainable says SCCA as figure tips over $1.6bn


Nationwide rental assistance to retailers has eclipsed $1.6 billion, according to the Shopping Centre Council of Australia, with the largest level of support given to cafes and restaurants, followed by

Clark Rubber manufactures PPE face shields


Clark Rubber’s famous foam is now helping in the battle to beat Covid-19 as the iconic Aussie retailer has shifted a small portion of its network to manufacturing PPE. CEO Anthony

Cartridge World online sales and deliveries peak, agency model rollout continues


A mini-concession concept unveiled by office supply chain Cartridge World at the beginning of the year is rolling out successfully across the country as the business reports a peak in