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Pricewise chain rescued by former CEO, shareholder
A Pricewise store in Auckland.

Pricewise chain rescued by former CEO, shareholder

Collapsed health-and-beauty retailer Pricewise has been rescued from receivership by an investment group led by CEO Craig Robertson.  The 16-store strong retailer’s parent company Price Wise Ltd and si...
Kiwi Property completes $277 million Sylvia Park expansion project
Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger to open first standalone stores in NZ next year
The Warehouse reconfirms job cuts in series of staff meetings
Countdown launches Scan&Go technology trial

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Marketplace

Want to understand Southeast Asian customers? Here’s how Zalora does it

It's a diverse market to tackle and in the current climate, international brands need to think before they jump, says Za...
Group of women from diverse backgrounds wearing white tops and jeans.
Fashion & accessories

VIDEO: Say hello to the world’s most inclusive fashion brand Universal Standard

Universal Standard co-founder Alex Waldman discusses women’s relationships with their bodies and how the brand is empowe...
Grocery delivery

Countdown opens Wellington eStore to fulfill online demand

Countdown has opened a purpose-built, permanent eStore in Wellington to serve rising demand for online grocery shopping ...
Glassons fashion

Online boost helps Hallenstein Glasson emerge from Covid-19 unscathed

Strong online sales helped clothing retailer Hallenstein Glasson minimise the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, the compa...
Asos sustainable collection

Asos releases its first circular fashion collection

Fashion e-tailer Asos has launched its first circular collection, featuring 29 “trend-led” clothing and accessories piec...
T2 teawares collection
Sustainability

Thinking outside the box with T2

T2 global brand director Amy Smith talks sustainability, achieving B Corp status and managing global Covid-19 challenges...
Woman with face mask standing in a grocery store.
Supermarkets

Local Singaporean food retailers shine in the spotlight

Singaporeans may have traditionally had a great love affair with international brands, but since the pandemic, local foo...
Cotton On pink shirt

Cotton On signs on to MHF campaign with Pink Shirt Day range

Cotton On has signed on as the exclusive retail partner of this year’s Pink Shirt Day Campaign in partnership with the M...
Walmart fashion
Fashion & accessories

Are fashionistas still too snobby to shop at Walmart?

When you think fashion, US discount department store Walmart isn’t the first brand that springs to mind. Nevertheless, i...
Dior Cottagecore
Fashion & accessories

Welcome to cottagecore, quarantine’s new fashion trend

In these difficult times, a trend taking shape among young consumers is to dress to an aesthetic based on the notion of...

Premier Retail looking to exit 350 stores in Australia and New Zealand

Despite delivering a 29 per cent growth in net profit to AU$137.8 million for FY20, Premier Investments is looking to ex...
Photo of Tommy Hilfiger at a fashion show
Leadership

6 leadership tips from Tommy Hilfiger

Tommy Hilfiger has been around the fashion industry for over 20 years.
Management

‘We gambled on this thing’: Gerry Harvey reflects on the past six months

A candid conversation with Harvey Norman's chairman about Melbourne’s reopening, stock shortages and rent.

Kathmandu profit plummets as customers stay inside

Lockdown restrictions enacted during FY20 hit many clothing retailers hard, and Kathmandu is no exception.
Courtroom and gavel

Toy importers fined for wholesaling retailers unsafe goods

Two toy importers have been fined a combined $118,000 for supplying unsafe goods to retailers in New Zealand.
Health & beauty

Revealed: TikTok lessons from the world’s most viral beauty brands

Getting familiar with TikTok – and taking a few risks with it – can bring a new young audience to your brand.
Oversized teddy sculpture at H beauty Pop Up Space
Luxury

Can Harrods win over Gen Z with inclusive beauty concept?

As luxury brands feel the pinch, London’s iconic department store Harrods makes a bold move to appeal to a broader demog...
Fashion & accessories

Lululemon is now offering extended sizing – and it’s about time

Lululemon revealed that four of its staple items will now be available in those sizes in Australia and New Zealand.
Hand washing

Beauty companies The Six Senses and Pure Beauty in trans-Tasman merger

New Zealand beauty & fragrance firm The Six Senses has merged with Pure Beauty Australia in a non-financial transaction.
Kmart Ashburton

Kmart to anchor new Ashburton retail development

Discount department-store Kmart has been named as the anchor of a new retail development scheduled to open in Ashburton ...