Fujitsu General has appointed three new sales representatives for its air conditioning team and announced the details of this year’s cash back promotion to encourage consumer sales within the product category throughout winter.
Betta Stores Limited (BSL) told the Newcastle Stock Exchange (NSX) today it expects to finalise and lodge the company’s half-year loss of up to $2.3 million within four weeks, despite failing to report the data since March.
Former Housewares Electrical marketing manager, Peter Brewer, who was previously responsible for the Breville, Kambrook, Philips, Goldair and Ronson brands simutaneously has been appointed as marketing manager at Conair Australia.
Australia’s banks will pass on the Reserve Bank of Australia’s 0.25% increase in official interest rates to consumers, which is likely to further harm to retailers after a poor April sales period, described by a supplier as “an absolute shocker”.
Suppliers in the electrical retail industry expect even less discretionary spending and an increase in discounting following today’s official interest rate rise of one quarter of one per cent and a very poor month of sales in April.
Hagemeyer Brands Australia and Casio have announced the release of the 10.1 megapixel EX-Z1000 digital still camera, the latest addition to Casio’s Exilm Zoom series and the first to incorporate a large 2.8-inch, Wide and Bright LCD display.