The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has launched FairStore, a best practice guide for owners, operators and staff of retail stores serving Indigenous communities in rural and remote areas of Australia.
Northland Shopping Centre in Melbourne, Victoria is getting into the spirit of Christmas with an interactive displaying simulating the Northern Lights through smartphone technology.
Metcash has announced it will be splitting its food and grocery business into two to take a more focused approach to managing its business.
Four Harvey Norman franchisees have been a fined a total $116,000 for making false or misleading representations to customers regarding consumer guarantee rights.
Coles and Woolworths have come to a voluntarily agreement with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission to cap their fuel discounts to 4 cents per litre.
QIC Global Real Estate has appointed Thinc to project manage the $575 million expansion of the Eastland Shopping Centre in Ringwood, Melbourne.
There is just a fortnight to go before Christmas, which means shoppers will be in full force, with the Australian National Retailers Association Christmas Retail Index predicting spending will reach $7.07 billion this week — the second biggest shopping
The question of imposing GST on online retail sales from overseas websites has periodically made its way into headlines in recent years and it has once again in recent weeks. So does the GST-threshold really need to be lowered?
Westfield Group will be buying a 50 per cent share in the World Trade Centre retail premises for US$800 million as part of a deal made with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has outlined concerns in a Statement of Issues over a proposed acquisition of the St Kilda Renaissance Supa IGA by Woolworths Limited.
Given that customers now have the ability to access product information more easily wherever they are, retailers have the responsibility to invest in scalable platforms that can support their growing online business.
Dick Smith Holdings has now been officially listed on the Australian Securities Exchange but the hype around the consumer electronics business making its debut has fallen a little short.
Australian online retailer The Iconic has scored itself an additional US$20 million in funding from privately held investor group Access Industries.
Retailers need to have continuous visibility of the actual in-store experience their customers have, whether it’s good or bad, Ian Curry from Brand Village writes.
Westfield Group and Westfield Retail has announced a proposal to merge WDC’s Australia and New Zealand business with WRT to form a new entity while WDC's international business become Westfield Corporation.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is releasing best practice guidance about online product reviews for businesses and review platforms.
Cyber Monday sales increased 16 per cent increase year-on-year, according to the Adobe Digital Index 2013 online shopping data.