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Ikea launches first big-box virtual reality store

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


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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The SumoSalad syndrome

Resentment toward the ‘negotiation’ of retail lease renewals by tenants has been simmering for a long period of time.


Retail Food Group cuts profit forecast

Shares drop for bakery, pizza and coffee chain owner after profit downgrade.

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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.


Shareholder stumps up cash for struggling luxury retailer

High-end chain explores sale option as debt looms.

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The pied piper of Amazon

The fears of impending doom by local cartels feed the dissemination of debatable ability and ludicrous exaggeration.


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.


Ted Baker sales soar

Fashion retailer boosted by international expansions.


Super Retail Group confident of Amazon rebuttal

Owner of major sports, auto and outdoor chains points to the numbers.

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H&M Foundation unveils list of 500 female business leaders

Fashion chain looks to challenge stereotypes and redefine what a business leader looks like.

Aldi, The German Based Grocery Chain, Is Driving Retail Food Pri

Aldi signs up to ATO transparency code

German giant to publish voluntary report.

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