Fastway Couriers Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of Brem Ellingham as Chairman of Fastway Couriers, effective immediately. Bill McGowan has retired as Chairman, however he will continue in the role of Non-Executive Director.
The ACCC has a new target in its sites: the comparator website industry, warning that it will be keeping a close eye on websites making comparisons between products, services and prices from a range of suppliers.
George Weston Foods (GWF), one of the largest food manufacturers in Australia and New Zealand, has announced the appointment of Lorna Raine as Chief Financial Officer.
GS1 Australia is pleased to announce that Woolworths, Coles, Metcash as well as Bidvest, NAFDA, Ausfec Limited, FoodTraders, OfficeMax, Staples, Office National, HealthShare NSW, SP Health and many other buying organisations.
The tide is turning for bricks and mortar retailers after pure play online retail took a chunk out of their revenue in the early- to mid-2000s.
"The four stores sit side-by-side on the lower level of Chadstone Shopping Centre. In a global first, all four stores are interconnected allowing shoppers to move easily between stores and shop across all four brands."
Sydney's newest downtown laneway retail precinct, Kensington St, has launched but only for those worthy to apply.
A brand new, world-class Myer store will open its doors on Thursday 20 November 2014 as the anchor store in the $320 million redevelopment of the Lakeside Joondalup Shopping Centre, north of Perth.
As part of its new 'Love your work' brand campaign, MYOB is launching a whole new way for Australian small businesses to promote themselves online. It’s called a #spruik.
While retailers often complain of showrooming, many are unaware of the opposite phenomenon, webrooming, which flips the paradigm on its head, according to this guest post.
With retail groups predicting the Christmas trading period will be a strong one, retailers should make sure their marketing strategies take advantage of changing consumer behaviour, particularly the way shoppers are using their smartphones.
Muffin Break's inaugural range of dairy-free muffins is now in-store, offering anyone avoiding dairy a full-flavoured alternative.
On 18 November 2014, Williams-Sonoma, the North America-based retailer specialising in high-quality products for the home will open four stores in Chadstone Shopping Centre.
Jewelry brand Pandora has launched a new TVC featuring English songstress Gabrielle Aplin.
Retailers hoping for some Christmas cheer after a year of waning consumer confidence will be happy to read that sales are expected to boom through late November and December 2014.
The first important point for retailers to recognise is that great customer service starts well before the consumer walks into your store, and shoppers no longer differentiate between a brand's online and physical presence.
Officeworks has become Australia's biggest cartridge recycler, recently reaching its five millionth ink and toner cartridge recycled through Planet Ark's Cartridges 4 Planet Ark initiative.