Retailers are expected to see signs of improved consumer confidence when an estimated $42.1 billion is predicted to go through retail tills before Christmas, according to Roy Morgan Research.
Roy Morgan Research's business confidence survey in July indicated there are tentative signs the Australian economy is recovering.
Hardware giant Bunnings has long been a key player in the home improvement space but since Woolworths-owned Masters Home Improvement entered the market it has changed things up. Or has it?
Following recent news of News Limited getting behind local retailers in Australia, a similar shop local campaign has been launched by Australian Made.
According to a study compared to a recent, similar survey in the UK, Australians are about half as likely to use an app or a smartphone for online purchases.
Australian Retailers Association has partnered with Roy Morgan Research to gain better knowledge and insight to retailers operating the sector.
The Good Guys has increased its customer satisfaction ahead of Betta Electrical and Dick Smith in the latest customer satisfaction survey for electrical stores.