Australian Retailers Association

A crash course in retargeting

The Australian Retailers Association is clear that ‘loyal customers are the key to long-term sustainability and growth’ (“A Crash Course…

A new government, jobs and skills, the cost of living, and the silly season – what is going on?

Can anyone remember the last time we sailed into the end-of-year buying season with confidence and optimism? It’s been a…

Retailers call for lower interest rates

The Reserve Bank of Australia’s decision to keep the cash rate on hold at 2.5 percent may not provide enough…

Pandora wins ARA award

Pandora has been named the 2012 Visa Australian Retailer of the Year by the Australian Retailers Assocation.

Reserve grants Xmas wish to retailers

The Reserve Bank of Australian has granted an early Christmas wish for consumers and retailers alike by cutting interest rates,…

May sales rise is cold comfort to retailers

The 0.5 percent rise in May retail sales is cold comfort to retailers, according to the Australian Retailers Association.

Budget fails retailers

Last week's Federal Budget has failed to provide "long-lasting support" for struggling retailers, according to the Australian Retailers Association.

Retailers call for help

The Australian Retailers Association is urging the Reserve Bank of Australia to lower interest rates today following the release of…

Retailers face another tough year

The Australian Retailers Association has warned retailers that 2011 will be “another tough year” as new research shows that over…

ARA begs RBA to hold rates

The Australian Retailers Association has pleaded with the Reserve Bank to keep rates on hold this December.

Oz retail sales fall in December

Australian retail sales fell 0.7 percent in December, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

Retailers unprepared for Fair Work Act

The Australian Retailers Association claims that the majority of local retailers are unprepared for the Federal Government’s new Fair Work Act.…