Russell Zimmerman is the executive director of the Australian Retailers Association. From his unique position atop the industry’s peak body, he explains why he is a little bit more optimistic for the remaining months of 2014.
Eight months after applying for authorisation to set minimum advertising prices on selected Beko appliances, the ACCC rejected The Narta Group’s proposal. Here is the story of how that decision was made.
The Government’s stimulus package, lower interest rates and lower fuel costs have apparently regained consumer confidence over the Christmas period, with shoppers spending $37 billion in the lead up to the holiday period.