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Editorial: Is Gerry Harvey Past It?

Outspoken Retail King, Gerry Harvey, is well known for his negative stance towards the online retail industry. Yet in light of comments made at his superstore Harvey Norman’s recent annual meeting, is it time for King Gerry to give up the crown?

Is Fashion As We Know It F#@ked?

The ‘Perfect Storm’ of current retail conditions described by many as the worst in 30 years in Australia has crushed an alarming number of fashion brands in 2011. Is it merely a cycle as some suggest, or is fashion retail as we know it gone forever?

Go or Don’t Go Multichannel? Go!

Is multichannel the right path for retailers? You bet it is. It’s not a case of if, but when. Grant Arnott urges retailers enduring a tough climate to avoid unproven business models and adhere to proven, solid strategies.