Industry News & Latest Postings
|Rebel: cherrypicker strategy for stronger brand|
The merging of Amart Sports into the Rebel chain is a strategy designed to make the sports division of Super Retail Group stronger, 'matchfit and ready to rumble' in a changed retailing world.
|Big Aussie backs Crows on jerseys |
Victorious in the inaugural AFL women's league, Adelaide Crows has inked a three season deal with BHP as jersey sponsor.
|Outdoor accessories sign for world cup|
Rugby League World Cup 2017 signs up boating accessories company Road Tech Marine as partner of the tournament in Australasia.
|Using the Census to 'get' your consumers|
Learn how to understand your consumers with a briefing designed to "unpack" the recently released 2016 ABS Census data.
|Amazon chief: 'complaining is not a strategy'|
Founder and chief executive of Amazon, Jeff Bezos had plenty to say on strategies to deal with today's world, a subject concentrating the minds of Australia's retailers right now.
|Ispo Shanghai reports on massive event|
Ispo Shanghai trade show closed this week after a four-day event, recording a boost in exhibitors and brand numbers.
|Nike to sell on Amazon hits retail|
The news that Nike is to sell product direct to Amazon.com has impacted retailers around the world and in Australia.
|Now it's number three for JD Sports|
Latest entrant to the Australian sports retail market, JD Sports will open its third Australian store next week - this time in Parramatta.
|Fabrics for millenials: natural, recycled|
Millenials are reaching their peak purchasing power, so brands need to be aware of their needs.
|Canterbury launches JT farewell jersey|
Sportswear company Canterbury is "celebrating its long-term partnership with the Maroons with a JT QLD farewell jersey landing in stores soon."
|Everlast sponsors Horn in big fight|
It's the fight the Everlast team has been waiting for, when Aussie Jeff Horn takes on Manny Pacquiao.
|Sting adds to Games rollcall
Australian boxing specialist Sting has signed as the official supplier of boxing equipment to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.
|Retail success: 'knowing your consumers well'|
Know your consumer well and give them what they want - this is the secret of success in "today's very challenging retail environment."
|JD Sports adds second, on Gold Coast|
Self-proclaimed King of Sneakers, JD Sports opens its second store in Australia this week.
|Nike to cut jobs, focus on direct sales|
Global sportswear giant Nike will cut jobs and product models to focus more on direct sales to customers.
|ASTN names Piastri as new chief|
The Australian Sports Technologies Network has appointed sports administrator Rachel Piastri as new Executive Director.
|Exciting, scary: de Kock on retailing today|
The state of sports retail globally and its rapid change was top of mind when Robbert de Kock visited the Gold Coast recently.
|ASICS opens Brisbane flagship store|
Maximising the impact of sustainable technologies, ASICS opened its new flagship store in Brisbane last week.
|WFSGI president checks out Gold Coast|
Making his first visit to the Gold Coast this week, Robbert de Kock was wearing two hats.
|Erica, Julie on the future of retail|
The upcoming ASGA networking event will look at the future of retailing, with two industry experts telling it how they see it.
|Reds join the Zoo for new playing kit|
Queensland Rugby Union named Zoo Sport as its new apparel partner under a four-year agreement.
|Decathlon names site of first store|
Tempe in Sydney's inner west is the location for the first Decathlon store to open in Australia.
|Katie's team partners women's world cup|
Retailer Harvey Norman has signed as major partner of this year's Women's Rugby League World Cup. Harvey Norman is a strong supporter of women's rugby league with a long-standing
|Speedo kits out swimmers for Games|
Speedo Australia has inked a new sponsorship of the Australian Commonwealth Games team for 2018.
|Birtles: No change to SRG strategy|
A "more subdued retail environment" has led to lower like-for-like sales growth in the sports and auto divisions "but we will maintain our strategy."
|Will Blues light up to Origin victory?|
State of Origin rugby followers are used to the excitement going to the heads of NSW Blues supporters. Now it'll be a blast as they light up with new technology.
|JD Sports opens its first door|
After all the planning and industry build-up, JD Sports has opened its first Australia store, with several more to come during this year.
|Tigers jump in pool with Speedo|
Speedo will swim with the Tigers as official swimwear provider for at least the next three years.
|Technogym signs on for more Games|
Technogym has inked a deal as official fitness equipment supplier for next year's Commonwealth Games, adding to its rollcall of Glasgow 2014, London 2012 and Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
|ARA: 'Don't wait to close loophole'|
The Australian Retailers Association opposes any delay in implementing GST to low-value imports.
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