Australian Bureau of Statistics Archives - Inside Retail

Retail spending paints “sombre picture”, but rate cut could provide relief

The RBA’s rate cut could provide some much-needed relief.

December sales slump below expectations

Holiday figures have fallen short of the $51 billion proposed by industry experts.

November sees strong online turnover

ABS data shows increased spending in November, but below ARA’s forecast.

E-commerce grows amid overall retail slump

However, retail’s productivity is outpacing the market.

Retail sees slight bump in lead-up to Christmas

Food retailing leads the pack in September.

Nearly 1500 retail businesses ‘at risk’ of imminent collapse

‘Another difficult year for the retail sector,’ according to latest report.

“Jarring” January for retailers

Retailers “concerned” over latest ABS figures.

The week that was

Looking back at what made headlines this week.

Clothes concerns as food rises in latest spending figures

Mixed bag for retail sector according to latest ABS data.

Retail sales lift in November

Steady rise for retailers, according to latest official figures.


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