The mystery of The Good Guys hoax takeover

On Wednesday morning, a caller rang a Perth radio station and claimed that Europe’s largest appliance retailer Dixons, had bought The Good Guys (TGG). By lunchtime, the Perth industry was buzzing with the news and understandably, The Good Guys WA proprietors were perturbed.

Harvey NZ customers weigh up compensation offer

Three hundred and twenty seven New Zealand shoppers who paid ridiculously cheap prices for furniture on the Harvey Norman website during a Sale event last week have been offered a refund , an apology and a $100 voucher. However, a Wellington lawyer has since weighed in on the debate and advised customers caught up in the technical meltdown glitch to fight for their goods.

Harvey NZ hurts after furniture sale goes bellyup

Hundreds of Harvey Norman’s New Zealand customers bought expensive lounge suites, dining tables and chairs and other products selling for less than $100 after an apparent technical glitch on the company’s website last night. Now the country’s consumer watchdog is calling for Harvey to honour these sales.