The Australian Sporting Goods Association is calling on the government to fix Australian laws around trademark protection and parallel importing.
Australians are demonstrating a less cautious approach to spending money, with more consumers planning to use their credit cards this quarter.
Only 29 per cent of businesses are actually ready for for the NBN change, according to findings of a report conducted by Deloitte Access Economics and commissioned by Macquarie Telecom.
More consumers are planning to use their credit cards this quarter with savings being less of a focus, according to the latest Dun & Bradstreet survey.
Court proceedings between Australian fashion designer Kymberley Ellery and Myer has begun.
The Westpac Melbourne Institute Index of Consumer Sentiment fell by 5.1 per cent in April from 110.5 in March to 104.9 in April.
Internet downloads have increased by a third in volume over six months to June 2012 quarter, according to the latest figures by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).
The rise of multi-channel retailing is creating opportunities for retail and industrial real estate, a CBRE report reveals.
Despite overall revenue decline forecast for Australia’s fashion industry, luxury retailers and online players anticipate to reap rewards from savvy marketing.
Consumers are current facing "moderate" levels of anxiety, according to the NAB Australian Consumer Anxiety Index.