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What does the future hold for retail and for retail precincts like Wynnum Central?

What does the future hold for retail and for retail precincts like Wynnum Central?

The following column appeared in this week’s ‘In Business’ section in the Wynnum Herald (p10 ‘Adapting key for smaller retailers’) Business is going through a rapid – and accelerating – rate of change, and retail is affected as much as any sector. Much conventional shopping has moved online (both the ‘browsing’ phase and the ‘buying’ […]

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Secret Wynnum Business

Secret Wynnum Business

A new occasional column devoted to what’s going on in Wynnum from a business perspective. Wynnum Business gets fortnightly column in the Wynnum Herald New business group Wynnum Business (which is the group behind this website) now has a regular column in the Wynnum Herald called ‘In Business’ to let people know what’s happening in […]

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Newcastle shows the way

Newcastle shows the way

Your editor had a guided tour of the Renew Newcastle initiative in Newcastle NSW the other week, from General Manager of the project, Christopher Saunders. Renew Newcastle has had a remarkable impact on the city centre of Newcastle, breathing new life into the city centre with a range of creative and artistic projects, from clothes […]

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