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Exclusive insights from Kmart Group’s head of store design

Exclusive insights from Kmart Group’s head of store design

As the head of store design at Kmart Group, Mark Staton is responsible for implementing physical and digital innovations across hundreds of Kmart and Target stores in Australia.  Ahead of his upcoming ...
Chocolate channels: Inside Lindt’s new in-store and online strategies
Glue Store makes its New Zealand debut
Sneakerheads get their digital kicks at Salvatore Ferragamo NYC store
Culture Kings CEO Simon Beard talks Vegas, male shoppers and growth

Stores Archives

Welcome to the future: Bricks-and-mortar retail undergoes a revolution

For those who think the bricks-and-mortar concept in retail is dead, think again.

New Zealand’s first zero-alcohol liquor store opens

The store was founded by Lisa King, who also set up the Kiwi social enterprise Eat My Lunch.

AMP Capital to build fast EV charging stations in 16 ANZ malls

The Evie Network’s fast-charging stations are powered by 100 per cent renewable energy and add 150kms of range in 30 min...

Honey tastings and beekeepers: Step inside an immersive wellness lab

New Zealand-based honey specialists Comvita invites customers to discover the tastes, sounds and sights in the creation ...

Culture Kings appoints new US president, ahead of Las Vegas flagship

Beard welcomed Yuska and added that he will be ‘instrumental’ in scaling the business into a formidable streetwear lifes...

Goodbye Golden Arches: rebranded McDonald’s stores to reopen in Russia

McDonald's last month said it was selling its restaurants in Russia to one of its local licensees, Alexander Govor.

Eyewear retailer Bailey Nelson has rapid growth sharply in focus at age 10

The low-cost chain recently opened its 100th store, and it has plans to get to 200 in short order through investment in ...

How an Australian family paint brand is taking on hardware industry giants

Family-owned paint manufacturer Haymes Paint has opened a state-of-the-art flagship store in Ballarat, Victoria, designe...

Disney launches online store ShopDisney in Australia, NZ

ShopDisney Australia and New Zealand will open on June 14.

H&M Group tests new tech in US Cos stores

The pilot is part of its strategy to tap into the in-store technology-driven retail experience, further deepening relati...

New, now, next: Introducing some of the coolest new stores in Asia

Here are some of our favourites from the past few months, including Furla, KFC and Harvey Nichols.a

“A real brand moment”: Inside P.E. Nation’s first physical store

P.E. Nation has created a curated, high-energy storefront to showcase its products the way it wants them seen.

Target Australia burnishes fashion credentials with Chadstone pop-up

Six months into its brand relaunch, the Australian retailer has opened a new pop-up at the country's chicest shopping ce...

Aussie menswear label Calibre’s latest store is styled after an art gallery

Calibre has launched a new store design in South Yarra, Melbourne, which is styled to allow customers to focus on produc...

Popular footwear brand Bared to open new store in Brisbane

The popular Melbourne footwear brand is set to open its first store in Brisbane later this year, giving it a total of fi...