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J.Crew losing another exec

Fashion retailer loses chief marketing officer on the heels of CEO’s exit.

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Kiwi Property Group lifts first half profit

Sylvia Park Mall owner posts first-half profit increase.

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Younger Kiwis flocking to The Warehouse, Kmart

Study shows where majority of young adults prefer to shop.


NZSA rejects bid to increase fee pool for Kathmandu directors

Outdoor retailer wants to increase total fee pool by 25 per cent.

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Warehouse Group posts ‘encouraging’ sales for the quarter

Retailer posts improved margins at core chain and stationery outlets.

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NZ dollar slides

Kiwi declines against the greenback.


Instagram expands shopping functions

New features help users buy products they see on social media.

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Walmart updates guidance after strong quarterly results

Retailer reports a 43 per cent jump in e-commerce.


Veritas lowers forecasted net profits for FY19

Veritas downgrades profit forecast.

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Havaianas opens first retail store in New Zealand

Footwear brand lands in Auckland’s Britomart shopping centre.

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NZ dollar strengthens

Kiwi rises against US counterpart.

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Kathmandu improves worker conditions using WeChat

Mobile app provides a direct line of communication with factory workers.

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Book on Steinhoff’s demise shows danger of ‘big men’ business leaders

Crucial lessons on the collapse of Steinhoff.


Macy’s, Facebook bring e-commerce brands to life with pop-up market

US department store chain gives floor space to online-only brands.

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Millennials driving focus on health at Countdown

Supermarket tailors its product range to suit younger consumers’ tastes.

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Macy’s, Facebook bring e-commerce brands to life with pop-up market

US department store chain gives floor space to online-only brands.

Alibaba decreases guidance amid quarterly results

E-commerce giant drops ambitious revenue expectations.

Catch Group reveals solid Q1 results

E-commerce company flexes muscles, while others falter.

Jack Ma backs global strategy in final letter to shareholders

Alibaba founder backs global economy, despite recent uncertainties.

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Veritas has downgraded its profit forecast during the firms AGM to between $850,000 to $1.05 million.

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Hallenstein Glasson sees profit increase 58.4 per cent

Fashion retailer sees digital sales increase 63.6 per cent.


H&M sales rise during third quarter, despite logistics hitches

Global H&M sales rose 9 per cent during the third quarte…

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Goodwear admits to insufficient warning labels

Fashion provider failed to provide sufficient labelling.


Zara owner Inditex to make all brands available online by 2020

Clothing retailer says it would sell products from all its b…



Amazon selects New York, Virginia for new headquarters

Global e-commerce giant reveals locations of new US headquar…

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Historic Auckland site to be redeveloped

The building will serve as the hub of a $20 million redevelo…


Steinhoff gains 100 per cent creditor support

Steinhoff International restructuring plan continues.


Steinhoff completes sale of Kika-Leiner

Steinhoff given clearance by Austrian competition authoritie…


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