David Jones half year operating profit has fallen by one third.
“The result is reflective of the ongoing difficult trading conditions in retail."
The discount accessories chain has seen revenue soar to $118.6 million.
Meanwhile its sales are "dramatically down".
The online retailer more than doubled its net profit to $8.3 million.
Australian retailers are pushing to lower the corporate tax below 25%.
Did you know around 5% of weekly takings are transacted from 6pm onwards on Thursdays?
"We have locked in funding without any loss of jobs."