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Inflation, not volume, will drive retail sales growth until 2025 – report

Retailers face challenges of consumers shifting toward value purchases, squeezed margins and rising business costs.
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Retail sales surged nearly 10 per cent in April

On a state basis, Queensland recorded an 11.8 per cent increase, WA 10.2 per cent, Victoria 9.9 per cent, and South Aust...
retailers, CBDs

Sydney and Melbourne CBDs get a boost as more return to the office

Sales of retail businesses in the Sydney CBD have gone up none per cent while Melbourne CBD experienced a five per cent ...

eCommerce tipped to account for 25 per cent of retail sales within three years

Analysts have proposed that the disruptions entailed by the pandemic have been instrumental in the way global eCommerce ...

Sharp improvement in retail sales as Omicron impact wanes

Retail sales pending was up in all states and territories, with the strongest increase in Victoria which recorded an 8.3...

December retail sales mark solid end for COVID-impacted year

December’s ABS figures show Victoria leading the states in growth, with sales up 6.5 per cent year on year, followed by ...

Spending levels boom as restrictions ease: CBA

Spending in New South Wales rose 23.3 per cent as the state’s vaccinated enjoyed new freedoms, while Victoria’s spending...

2021’s Christmas period will be make-or-break for retail: ARA

The Australian Retailers Association says that the Christmas shopping season could be make or break for the retail secto...

August retail figures show impact of prolonged lockdowns

The ARA argue that it’s crucial businesses are given every opportunity to reopen and trade at their full potential in li...
Omicron, staffing

July’s lockdown causes biggest monthly retail sales drop this year

The drop in retail sales was partially offset by online growth across all categories, that was particularly strong in gr...