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Heather McIlvaine

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Retail sees strongest rise in sales in March

Sector braces for ominous results for April onwards.

Groceries, liquor boost online retail sales in February

The increase in spending was driven by a surge in grocery sales as consumers stocked up on essentials.

Which shops can stay open in Australia?

Confusion surrounds the Federal and State Governments conflicting containment measures.

“More hands on deck”: Woolies invites ex-Qantas staff to apply for jobs

Uneven impact of coronavirus on display, as Woolies offers to hire some of 20,000 workers Qantas laid off.

Paid sick leave for casuals in the spotlight

Employees are torn between endangering their colleagues and customers and calling in sick and losing their wages or jobs.

Woolies-backed meal kit company hires data-driven marketer

Kate Whitney joins Marley Spoon from Pernod Ricard in the US.

Countdown to open second e-store in Christchurch

Supermarket chain building another dark store as online grocery shopping grows.

Biome expands amid sustainable retail boom

The online retailer has opened its first store outside Queensland.

Priceline launches click-and-collect in time for Christmas

Customers can buy online and pick-up in-store two hours later.

Fewer retailers expecting a merry Christmas: Deloitte

Retailers have adjusted their expectations after a patchy 2019.