Latest retail sector News

Woolworths Group set to flip switch on 100% green energy in South Australia for better tomorrow
Woolworths Group partners with Retail Supply Chain Alliance to support horticulture workers
Woolworths Metro partners with AgTech organisation InvertiGro with an Australian Supermarket first
Shopping made easier for customers with new way to pay
Household spending intentions fall by 3.8% in April
Reporting and enforcement vital to new Horticulture Award standard
NSW and Victoria make positive steps towards living with Covid
Retailers to enjoy sweet spending boon for Easter
Retail community outlines five strategic election priorities
Time to live with Covid and align on national protocols
Taking gap year? Think Sunshine Coast
Hundreds of new jobs created as Woolworths Group opens $184m Heathwood Distribution Centre
Stronger regulation to promote competition passes third reading
Retailers welcome cost-of-living relief and support to upskill and digitise
Robust retail sales continue despite disrupted February
Horticulture industry unites to firm up sustainability approach
Australians to spend billions on holidays, food and chocolate this Easter
Opening remarks to Retail Leaders Forum, Melbourne
Retailers welcome government commitments to drastically reduce plastics
Retailers congratulate South Australian Premier-elect Peter Malinauskas
Woolworths grows greener as WA stores phase out plastic bags ahead of state ban
Retail sales strengthen in February despite ongoing disruption
Victorian Government sick pay Guarantee scheme
Unanswered questions over Victoria’s sick pay guarantee
Twilight focus to bring Melbourne alive after dark
ARA launches Gender Equality Position Statement
Woolworths Group stands by flood impacted communities in NSW and QLD with 12,000 meals to date and more to come
New retail report provides sector’s most comprehensive outlook
Retail sales strengthen in January despite Omicron business impacts
Warm welcome for Melbourne’s international students
New appointments to Australian Retailers Association Council delivers equal representation for women
Retailers welcome small business supports and rent relief in WA
Sensible easing of restrictions to aid Melbourne CBD recovery
Soft landing from Omicron as retail sales improve in January
Welcome boost for business with eased Covid restrictions in NSW
Easing of Vic pandemic protocols key to business confidence
Connecting more young Australians to jobs in retail
Independent retail boom under Marshall Government’s sensible shop trading policies
Religious Discrimination Bill needs sensible amendments to protect our progress towards equality
Retailers welcome return of international travellers
Eftpos online payments & security rollout forges ahead with certification of Australia’s GPayments
Woolworths Group symbolises its collective impact on Better Tomorrow
Retailers say Covid claims under NSW Workers Compensation Act ‘unsustainable’
Lot of love to share with Valentine’s Day to deliver $415 million spending boon
Woolworths boosts future of Australian-grown dates with $400,000 grant to SA family
Robust December retail sales but signs of an Omicron slowdown
Queensland’s Retail trading hours inquiry missed opportunity to innovate
Financial support critical for Melbourne businesses