The final issue of NZ Retail for 2019 is winging its way to subscribers now. Themed around inspiration, it offers features on international arrivals, the sporting goods category, what 2020 holds for our regional retailers, and advice on sustainability.
Class of 2019
Successive waves of international retailers have diversified New Zealand’s retail landscape significantly in the last few years. Sarah Dunn decided to get to know the arrivals of 2019.
Game of two halves
The sporting goods category has had a powerful boost from the rise of athleisure, but is that enough to counter a decline in adult sports participation and an ecommerce landscape dominated by internationals? Shelley Scarlett finds out.
What does the next decade have in store for regional retailers? Rachel Helyer Donaldson talked to retailers in seven regional centres around New Zealand to find out.
When it comes to decisions around environmental sustainability, it’s about time retailers started leading the conversation – and the conversion, says Jai Breitnauer.
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