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Lowy’s Westfield empire goes for $32.7 billion

European property firm acquires shopping centre giant.


Retail’s shrinking global footprint

Industry’s biggest names turn to consolidation amid slumping sales.


Retail landlord posts big first-half profit

Investment firm boosted by growth in management fees.


Three Bunnings sites sold for $78.5 million

Property firm renegotiates leases with subsidiary.

Macquarie Centre

A radical solution for retail innovation

Most challenges can be overcome if we want to do it and we have the technology to do it.


Four big switch offs

Risk these four main issues at your own peril.


Colette Paris flagship to close

Iconic store is to close on the 20th anniversary of its opening.


What value in a lease?

How can retailers dishonour contractual commitments with no/limited consequence?

Amazon (1)

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.


Dick Smith sites prove hard to sell

Over half of former electronics retailer’s sites still empty, after lack of national brand demand.


Over 50 retailers eyeing New Zealand

Pacific increasingly targeted as one region, with new research showing Auckland’s penetration rate on par with Sydney.


Queenstown retail centre’s first stage complete

Redevelopment at gateway to Queenstown opens to public.

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