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Enquiries received for Moss River

Interest received for collapsed homewares brand 24 hours after administration announcement.

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NSW Boxing Day trade to continue

State government moves to legislate trading hours following successful trial.

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Minimum wage rise ‘devastating’ for retailers

FWC’s decision has unions and businesses up in arms.


A case of the budget blues for retailers

Will the governments budget encourage consumers to open their wallets again?

Christmas Shopping

ARA’s optimistic Christmas spend forecast

Retail Christmas spending tipped to top last year.

Christmas Shopping

Retail spending rises in August

Retail sales ramping up as Christmas approaches, according to latest ABS figures.

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Retail spending rises in May

ABS figures show steady increase on national retail spending in May.

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March retail spending rises

Soft sales figures a “reflection of consumer nervousness.”

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Retail sales hold steady

“Things are continuing to head in the right direction,” says NRA after latest ABS figures.

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Retail spending off to solid start

Latest Australian Bureau of Statistics show spending rise in January, driven by household goods.


Netflix tax necessary says ARA

Federal treasurer moves to impose GST on digital products bought overseas.

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Aussie retail’s December 2015 rise

Latest Australian Bureau of Statistics results reveal retailers ‘modest’ rise last December.

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The Amazon effect...
What impact will the e-commerce giant have on Aussie retail?


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