Industry suppliers to David Jones can feel confident about future sell- through as South African retailer Woolworths, reversed a four-year slide in earnings at the department store. Yesterday, the company reported a 28.8% increase in operating profit to $161 million in the 11 months ended June 30.
Three elderly women were the targets of shonky floorcare company Lux Distributors Pty Ltd (Lux) which has been ordered to pay pecuniary penalties totaling $370,000 for engaging in unconscionable conduct. The proceedings were brought by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC).
Within four years, the average Australian household will contain 24 internet-connected devices, compared to an average of nine in 2015. This is extraordinary growth of almost 11 times, hitting $3.2 billion in 2019, according to new research from Telsyte.
Olympus has issued its first recall on a product for its VG-170 compact digital camera because its body may emit a mild electric shock during use, when operating the zoom lever or shutter button. Due to this mild shock, consumers may experience slight numbness in their fingertips.