Bernard Keane February 16, 2017 6 Comments
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.
Adam Schwab July 12, 2013 3 Comments
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.
Adam Schwab November 21, 2012 2 Comments
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.
Glenn Dyer September 19, 2012 2 Comments
So Harvey Norman wants to commit commercial suicide by moving offshore? It's unlikely CEO Katie Page really meant what she said.
Alan Kohler June 14, 2012 4 Comments
The next wave of online retailing, far more dangerous for traditional store retailers than the first wave, is now upon us.
Glenn Dyer June 13, 2012 4 Comments
Are Australians sulking because someone took away the punch bowl and we are feeling poorer?
Adam Schwab May 29, 2012 8 Comments
It’s almost impossible to open the financial pages of a newspaper and not read about someone blaming someone else for their own mistakes.
Glenn Dyer April 30, 2012 7 Comments
Apple is often ignored by retailers and analysts looking to explain the current malaise hitting the electronics retailing sector in Australia.
Adam Schwab 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.
Kath Walters March 22, 2012 4 Comments
David Jones announced a dramatic transformation of the beleaguered retail chain, putting a lot of pressure on its chief executive, Paul Zahra.