February 16, 2017 6
Retailers claimed it would save billions a year and thousands of jobs, but the government's punitive crackdown on online shopping at the behest of retailers will yield minimal revenue.
July 12, 2013 3
The Iconic is still being hailed as a revolutionary online retailer success story. But its books are in a bad way, with estimates of a $45 million hole the company may not get out of.
November 21, 2012 2
The Click Frenzy online retailing spruik wouldn't have impressed customers. And yet traditional retailers actually have all the cards when it comes to online shopping.
September 19, 2012 2
So Harvey Norman wants to commit commercial suicide by moving offshore? It's unlikely CEO Katie Page really meant what she said.
June 14, 2012 4
The next wave of online retailing, far more dangerous for traditional store retailers than the first wave, is now upon us.
June 13, 2012 4
Are Australians sulking because someone took away the punch bowl and we are feeling poorer?
May 29, 2012 8
It’s almost impossible to open the financial pages of a newspaper and not read about someone blaming someone else for their own mistakes.
April 30, 2012 7
Apple is often ignored by retailers and analysts looking to explain the current malaise hitting the electronics retailing sector in Australia.
April 2, 2012
Don’t worry too much about retail. As it always has, the low margin, cut-throat sector will continue to reward innovative, forward-thinking companies.
March 22, 2012 4
David Jones announced a dramatic transformation of the beleaguered retail chain, putting a lot of pressure on its chief executive, Paul Zahra.