About Author

Dean Blake

Dean Blake

Dean studied Journalism at the University of Wollongong in Australia, specialising in Science and Technology studies. He has previously written for Australian technology and pop-culture website OXCGN, interned at ABC Catalyst, and now writes full-time for Inside Retail Australia, the sister site to Inside Retail Asia.


Tapestry income soars as Coach connects with millennials

Growing engagement with millennials and reduced discounting has boosted profit for New York-based fashion group Tapestry.

Skechers posts record quarterly sales, more than half from overseas

International footwear retailer sees success in foreign markets.

Macy’s rolls out VR across the US

VR system increases furniture sales by 60 per cent.

Amazon opens review-driven store in New York

The store only features items that are rated 4-stars or higher by Amazon.com users.

Second Innisfree store shows commitment to Australia

Korean beauty brand commits to Australian market.

JD Sports sees record half yearly result

Sports retailer sees profits jump 17 per cent to $174.6 million in the half.

Michael Kors delivers strong first quarter

Fashion retailer posts better than expected result.

Whole Foods offers 30 minute online pickup

Amazon focuses on fresh food offer.

Pandora cuts Thai staff

397 employees to be cut from Pandora’s payroll.

Apple reaches $1 trillion value

Strong Q3 results push the tech giant past the coveted milestone.

McDonald’s finds soft growth in second quarter

The fast-food giant’s system wide sales increased by 5 per cent.

Amazon Q2 income up 1,186 per cent

Company reaches new heights.