The power of brave branding: Australian fashion start-up announced as a finalist for the World Retail Awards7:02PM | Friday, 19 July 2013 | Australian online fashion start-up Shoes of Prey has been named as a finalist in the World Retail Awards.
7:23AM | Monday, 1 July 2013 | Business leaders say uncertainty over when the next federal election will be called is sabotaging jobs and investment. Also, Myer is in a war of words with the Human Rights Commission and China says economic growth isn’t the only measure of success.
8:17PM | Thursday, 23 August 2012 | Hair salon franchise Hairhouse Warehouse will offer existing franchisees the opportunity to operate a concession store inside Myer, after entering into a partnership with the retail giant.
7:40PM | Thursday, 19 July 2012 | It would be an understatement to say it’s been a bad year in retail. Just ask Fletcher Jones, GAME or Dick Smith. Thankfully, there are ways proactive retailers can see out this downturn. BY OLIVER MILMAN.
12:50PM | Wednesday, 21 December 2011 | Retailers need to look beyond discounting as part of their post-Christmas sales strategy, an expert says, as Myer and David Jones promise to go head to head with record Boxing Day sales.
10:31PM | Thursday, 20 October 2011 | Myer threatened a start-up retailer with legal action if it publicly protested over the alleged copying of clothing designs, the business’ founder has claimed.
8:10PM | Tuesday, 2 August 2011 | Retail giant Myer is now offering free shipping to online shoppers, with industry experts warning the move will set a precedent for other retailers to follow suit.
8:57PM | Monday, 1 August 2011 | Myer has been accused of reproducing designs featured on a fashion start-up’s website, with two US designers set to launch legal action against the retail giant.
7:16AM | Wednesday, 20 July 2011 | Retail heavyweights Myer and Big W are expanding their clothing ranges for the plus-size market, suggesting there could be an opportunity for start-ups to do the same.
6:07PM | Thursday, 30 June 2011 | A retail expert says start-ups can imitate Myer and David Jones by incorporating services into their business models, providing the services tie in with their core offer.