Home appliances and furniture and bedding are two categories that continue to drive Harvey Norman's success.
Continued focus on utilising customer data to provide targeted offers has helped Woolworths power through the challenging retail conditions.
Billabong is currently being suspended indefinitely as negotiations with two potential buyers continue.
The Reserve Bank has decided to keep the cash rate steady at 3 per cent.
In a difficult trading environment Kathmandu has managed to achieved a sales and profit increase both in-store and online.
Premier Investment defies the sluggish trading conditions, reporting a solid positive first half year result for 2013.
The worldâ€™s largest fashion online retailer continues to dominate the market with another positive sales report.
David Jones' Future Strategic Direction Plan has yet to deliver any positive returns after the company reported another loss.
Myer has lifted its first half year sales for the first time since 2010.
While some retailers are reporting a drop in profits, Westfield has achieved an 18.3 per cent increase of up to $1.72 billion on the prior year.