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Financial Archives

Five Guys opens first Australian outlet

Master franchisee Seagrass Hospitality is opening the long-awaited fast food brand at the Penrith Panthers Leagues Club ...

From college dropout to billionaire: Nick Mowbray’s global success

With the help of Khloe Kardashian, Kiwi entrepreneur is switching from toys to personal care, aiming to build another in...

How Myer plans to reach $1 billion in online sales

The department store's online sales have more than doubled to over $500 million since 2018, and CEO John King believes t...

Wesfarmers makes revised bid for Priceline-owner

API's board is recommending shareholders back the revised offer, which will now see them paid out at a 37 per cent premi...

Miniso to double US stores, add NY ‘flagship’ as mall rents fall

Miniso's US presence will still be dwarfed by giant low-price retailers like Dollar Tree, as well as its own home Chines...

Dior launches online boutique in Australia will also bring Dior Maison, the firm’s homeware range, to Australia for the first time.

Briscoe Group’s half-year record tempered by customer uncertainty

A record result to August expected to slow in September.

Lockdowns decimate card spending

This latest drop in monthly seasonally adjusted card spending was less than half compared to the same period last year w...

Government should step up business support until Stage 1, says TBA

Businesses that are struggling under the current Stage 4 restrictions may only be able to begin recovery once alert leve...

Facebook, EssilorLuxottica unveil first smart glasses

The social media giant, which reported revenue of about $86 billion in 2020, makes most of its money from advertising bu...

Auckland businesses have lost almost $750m through lockdown restrictions

Since February 2020, retailers in particular have missed out on $320 million.

Amazon developing new point-of-sale system to attract small businesses

The move will allow Amazon to compete with Canada's Shopify and US payments giant PayPal.
Countdown supermarkets

​​Countdown waives rent for retail tenants caught in Covid shutdowns

The supermarket chain said it will also continue rent relief for non-essential tenants as needed in Alert Level 3.

Auckland’s Long Bay shopping centre for sale

The buildings are constructed of steel frames with concrete and plywood walls in order to maintain high quality for tena...

Card spending plummets during Delta outbreak

Card spending reduction rate during the first full week of the latest lockdown ending last Friday, is lower than at the ...

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