What does the future hold for our traditional department stores?

Mortimer, Gary (2014) What does the future hold for our traditional department stores? The Conversation, February(1).

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Abstract

Years of buy-outs, takeovers, mergers and rebranding have whittled a once plentiful landscape of department store competitors down to two major players, Myer and David Jones. Now, despite David Jones confirming it refused a potential A$3 billion merger proposal approach from its arch-competitor in October 2013, we must face the distinct possibility of there only being room for one, full line, up-market department store in Australia.

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ID Code: 92655
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: Retail, Department Stores
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > QUT Business School
Current > Schools > School of Advertising, Marketing & Public Relations
Deposited On: 05 Feb 2016 00:43
Last Modified: 09 Feb 2016 03:41

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