Friday 4 January 2013

Latest Retail News – 6/1/2013

1. Brazilian cosmetic company buys 65% share in Melbourne’s Aesop for $68m.
2. Australian manufacturing industry shrinks for 10th successive month.
3. Australian capital city home prices fall for second year in a row.
4. Associate Professor of Environment and Planning at RMIT says high rise apartment development threatens Melbourne’s historic character.
5. Chinese manufacturing index records 19 month high.