Heather McIlvaine

Heather McIlvaine, Author at Inside Retail

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How Kathmandu turns bottles into bags

Retailer has recycled millions of plastic bottles.

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The pros and cons of free product samples

Should retailers follow Amazon’s example to offer free product samples?

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The North Face expanding store network in key tourist areas

Outdoor retailer will open a new store in Christchurch this month.

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Consumer confidence lifts ahead of Christmas

Consumers are expressing optimism about both the economy and their own financial situation.

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Warehousing sector urged to improve workplace safety

Ten people have died in the sector over the past two years.


Burger Fuel’s first-half sales fall after exit from Australia

Group shifting focus from global to local operations.


MySale Group warns of revenue dip in peak trading period

Online retailer says GST change proved challenging.


Ksubi expanding flagship strategy

Cult denim label opening two new flagship stores.


AuMake expanding online in China through JD partnership

Companies creating new omnichannel platform for Australian and New Zealand brands to reach Chinese customers.

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Focus on customer experience driving hiring trends

Tech, transformation, digital marketing professionals in demand.


Choppy spending growth in lead-up to Christmas

How Black Friday impacted spending the following week.


Sports Direct’s Mike Ashley proposes online retail tax to save the High Street

Billionaire founder of Sports Direct wants to tax retailers into keeping bricks-and-mortar stores open.

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