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Face-coverings will be compulsory in Victoria’s lockdown zones


Residents living or working in Victoria’s lockdown zones will need to wear a face covering or mask when leaving home or face a $200 fine. Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has

Barbecues Galore unveils mega store redesign


Barbeques Galore is experimenting with a new physical store format in the midst of rightsizing the store network and considering the future and evolution of the brand’s retail experience. The

Forty Winks plans 30 more stores, ties up with Australian Made


National bedding retailer Forty Winks is partnering with the Australian Made Campaign. The news comes as the bedding retailer reveals it has a medium-term growth plan for a further 30

Coffee trends report: automation key to success


  As restrictions ease in many parts of the country a new report from Seven Miles Coffee Roasters predicts automation will become the essential ingredient in a successful coffee sector. The Café 2025

Coronavirus has turned retail therapy into retail anxiety: keeping customers calm will be key to carrying on


So you finally hit the shops and cafes after weeks of lockdown. After disinfecting your hands, following the arrows around the shop or to your table, taking care to avoid

Retail groups collaborate to get stores open


Key industry groups including the Australian Retailers Association (ARA), the National Retail Association (NRA) and the Shopping Centre Council of Australia (SCCA) have set aside their differences to work towards

Craveable Brands CEO: leadership, pivoting and battling a pandemic


Timing is everything. Karen Bozic joined Craveable Brands in December 2019 to head up the multi-brand business after the departure of Brett Houldin.  When she took on the role she

Indie retail supplier Metcash seeks $330m


IGA supplier Metcash is seeking to raise A$330 million to strengthen its balance sheet as it weathers the COVID-19 restrictions. The equity raising consists of a A$300 fully underwritten placement

Just Cuts shutdown: CEO takes action


Just Cuts has closed down salons to avoid further risk to clients and staff. CEO and founder Denis McFadden took the difficult decision to shut down the company-owned salons in

Govt rescue package rises to $189bn as virus fears impact retail revenue


The Federal Government announced on Sunday a further $66 billion of support for businesses and workers impacted by coronavirus. Questions remain as to how quickly the government can provide this