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Aussies divided on Amazon’s arrival

US giant “needs to prove what all the fuss is about” before most consumers will change their buying habits.


Woolworths sells EziBuy to Sydney-based investment firm

Supermarket chain sells Kiwi online retailer Sydney-based firm.

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Amazon could be here in eight weeks, not three years, Gerry

Opinion: Gerry Harvey’s comments in the media last week on Amazon’s expansion might have been correct if this were the 1980s.


Ikea launches first big-box virtual reality store

Swedish chain becomes first large format retailer to try hand at virtual technology.

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The Iconic signs up fashion industry veteran

Ex-David Jones head of merchandise joins pureplay retailer’s advisory committee.


Will Amazon’s Whole Foods deal go the same way as L’Oreal and Body Shop?

There is a genuine risk that this acquisition will muddy the waters for the organic grocer’s shoppers.

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Seven immutable truths of prosperous shopping centres

In the coming evolution of malls, there are a few self-evident truths to be considered.


Didn’t we tell you?

Amazon is a retailer that has limited capability in the real retail game.


Amazon makes major move into bricks and mortar

E-commerce giant’s $13.7 billion acquisition to fulfil its ambition of becoming major grocery player.

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Travel e-commerce leads the pack

Latest survey finds most popular online shopping categories.


Woolworths looks to ‘gift’ of first party data

Supermarket retailer looks to cross-channel, cross-device approach.


Wesfarmers to trim Target portfolio

Conglomerate’s leadership has taken “decisive action” to cut costs at and reset the ailing business.

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