Business Archives - Inside Retail

David Jones half year sales dip, though customers show up online

Department store sees 61.8 per cent online growth in last six months.

New measures introduced to protect small businesses

Government proposes crackdown on unfair contracts and practices.

Talking shop: Justus Wilde, TheMarket

CEO talks influencers, and the advantage of a local marketplace.

Briscoe Group impacted by $1.2 million accounting change

New leasing standard to impact the retailer’s first-half bottom line.

Cameron Trainor reprises role as JB Hi-Fi managing director

Trainor spent the last 12 months leading the group’s merchandising team.

Consumer confidence continues to fall: Westpac

Households scale back on spending, don’t expect finances to improve over next year.

Kathmandu proves retailers shouldn’t be afraid of transparency

The NZ-founded is a leader in ethical fashion.

Local brands rank highly in annual ethical fashion report

Icebreaker, Kathmandu among top-scorers.

Training in focus as jobs open up in services sector

Job opportunities in services industry aren’t slowing down.

Kiwis confused by the way businesses talk about sustainability

Companies doing good aren’t talking about it enough, survey finds.

The Warehouse Group goes carbon neutral

CEO says climate change can no longer be ignored.

Peter Birtles to leave early after widespread underpayment is revealed

Super Retail Group has set aside $44.8 million for underpaid workers.