Free Subscription

  • Access 15 free news articles each month


Try one month for $6
  • Unlimited access to news,insights and opinions
  • Quarterly and weekly magazines
  • Independent research reports and forecasts
  • Quarterly webinars with industry experts
  • Q&A with retail leaders
  • Career advice
  • 10% discount on events

Openings & closings

Glue Store makes its New Zealand debut

Glue Store makes its New Zealand debut

Australian fashion retailer Glue Store is expanding its portfolio, opening its first store in New Zealand and two more in Australia. Located in Albany Westfield, the inaugural New Zealand Glue Store was des...
Culture Kings CEO Simon Beard talks Vegas, male shoppers and growth
New Zealand’s first zero-alcohol liquor store opens
Culture Kings appoints new US president, ahead of Las Vegas flagship
Goodbye Golden Arches: rebranded McDonald’s stores to reopen in Russia

Openings & closings Archives

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.

“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...

Alquemie Group to launch National Geographic stores

Meagan Sanders, VP & GM, consumer products of The Walt Disney Company Australia and New Zealand, said the collaboration ...

Nike to open a flagship Live experiential store in Auckland CBD

Nike’s decision to open its own store in Auckland was widely expected after a 10-year reseller agreement ended in Januar...

How Italian food hall brand Mercato Centrale came to Melbourne

Premium Italian food hall Mercato Centrale is set to open its first location outside of Italy with the launch of a new, ...

“Something special”: Harris Farm makes Canberra comeback

A new 4,500sqm Majura Park store will reintroduce Canberrans to the Harris Farm Markets store, and will create the oppor...

Facebook-owner Meta gives preview of its first store, enterprise tools

With blonde wood and minimalist decor, the store design echoes the aesthetic pioneered by Apple Inc when it set up retai...

Coca-Cola opens London flagship store

Located ​​on Long Acre, Covent Garden, the new destination features clothing collections fro sportswear to sustainable a...

Wellington’s Havana Coffee Works Roastery opens in Auckland

Lion invested around $2 million into Havana Coffee Works Roastery Parnell, including a roastery, logistics, servicing an...

Torpedo7 expands into Northland

Torpedo7 COO Garth Sutherland says Northland is a hotspot for outdoor adventures and the new physical store has a lot to...