Browsing Archives of - 2013 October

Ezibuy is snapped up

One of the oldest and established clothing and homewares retailers in Australia and New Zealand, EziBuy, has been snapped up by Woolworths. EziBuy has been around since 1978 and was founded by two brothers, Gerard and Peter Gillespie, who had a store in New Zealand. Since then, the company has gone through a number of... Read More »

BooHoo expanding it’s Australian presence

BooHoo have started to take real foothold into the Australian market. Despite the relatively small size of Australian market, the big international retailers are trying to win the local market. Although Australia is a small market, it does have a huge capacity to spend. Relative to other economies such as Europe and the US, Australia... Read More »

The Iconic has a new leader

The Iconic┬áhas announced that it has appointed a new CEO in Patrick Schmidt. The company has gone through some tough times in the press over the last six months with lots of talk of the company’s demise due to excessive discounting and high customer acquisition costs. The Iconic has had to shed dozens of staff... Read More »