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.
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.
Retailers are now making ecommerce an investment priority as a result of the change in focus and knowledge of how consumers shop, Athena Koutsonikolas of SLI Systems explains.
Further results indicating things may finally be looking up for the retail sector has been released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.