Latest retail sector News

Woolworths Group announces Covid vaccination roadmap for Australian team
Pre-Christmas retail trade for 2021 predicted to remain steady year-on-year at $58 billion
Woolworths statement on temporary knives and scissors withdrawal
SkyBuys secures Gandel Invest as foundation investor
Christmas trading critical as retailers feel more pandemic pain in September sales
New briefing highlights damaging impact of Covid on high streets
Peak retail body calls for more aggressive climate action
Survey supports more outdoor dining and activation of Ballarat’s CBD
Woolworths Group appoints new Chief Supply Chain Officer and MD Primary Connect
Pacific Fair Crowned 2021 Retail Property of Year
NSW Government should protect workers from abuse and violence as they reopen
Online sales continue to surge in lead up to Christmas
Resumption of international travel provides hope for CBD, regional and travel retailers
Retail at risk of uneven recovery with tapering of Federal Covid support payments
New plan to give hospitality and retail fighting chance
August retail sales slump in locked down NSW and ACT
ARA strengthens focus on superannuation in strategic partnership with Rest
Woolworths launches Everyday Market nationwide to help meet more of Australia’s everyday needs online
Concerns remain at delayed retail reopening in Vic and ACT
Don’t be misled on Federal Government COVID support for arts sector
ARA welcomes appointments of new Federal Ministers
APRA heatmaps underlines importance of including all fees in critical performance tests
Retailers set for bumper trading period post-Christmas
Woolworths Group commits to Independent Panel Review of proposed Dan Murphy’s Darwin development
New super laws will help dud retail funds cream $10 billion a year from Australian workers
One shell of a deal: Woolworths introduces half price WA Rock Lobsters for Christmas
Omnibus Bill provides clarity, flexibility and jobs stimulus
ARA welcomes industrial relations reforms, with a hard-fought win on casual employment
Woolworths backs SA manufacturing as it launches new Australian-made paper bag
ARA Welcomes certainty on casuals
Gold Coast eateries face workplace audits
Woolworths delivers timely online boost and 900 western Sydney jobs ahead of Christmas
Retail on track for a solid close to 2020 as ABS results show a 7.1% YOY rise in October trading
Woolworths announces Aussie-favourite Sanitarium as Supplier of Year
Australian Retailers Association partners with legal firm Hitch Advisory
Increase to supplier diversity through new procurement target for Maori Business
Report reveals huge COVID hit for local tourism
Woolworths’ Healthier Options to help customers make small but meaningful changes
Woolworths to support Australian dairy farmers’ innovation plans with new $5m fund
Australian Retailers Association welcomes Queensland Budget support, though some measures fall short
Woolworths stores nationally prepare for a COVIDSafe Christmas
Shop local this Christmas and help support Casey businesses
Fair Work Commission decision out of touch with economic reality, a barrier to junior employment
ARA Commends Victorian Budget Stimulus Measures – But More Needed to Repair SMB Retail
Woolworths to remove product limits across South Australia, expanded trading hours to remain
October surges year on year as retailers prepare for a robust Christmas
Woolworths to expand South Australian trading hours over
Retailers’ Christmas 2020: Stepping out of bubble – Deloitte Survey