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Retail grows almost 17 per cent, online contracts in May

Retail sales in May hit $28.9 billion, though online spend fell 1 per cent.

Closed sign due to COVID-19

Lockdown costs retail $5.3 billion in April: ABS

Preliminary sales figures see major falls in food, cafes, restaurants, clothing and footwear.

Industry reacts to Government’s stimulus plan

Plan includes casual sick leave, increased instant asset write off, and payments to 6.5 million Australians.

Coronavirus impact prompts Flight Centre to offer shorter workweek

An internal email asked Flight Centre employees to work a four-day week.

January sales fall on back of bushfires: ABS

Australian retail sales fell 0.3 per cent in January 2020.

Myer half-year profit tumbles on virus impact

Department store prepares for an unknown result in the second half.

Woolworths to ration toilet paper as consumers wipe out stock

Woolworths enforces four-pack limit on toilet roll purchases.

Supermarkets report panic buying over coronavirus fears

Both Coles and Woolworths report increased demand for certain household items and pantry staples.

Black Friday growing at unprecedented pace: Australia Post

Cyber Week sales grew 31.6 per cent year on year in 2019.

Accent Group profit up almost 10 per cent

Net profit rose 9.7 per cent to $35.3 million, while EBITDA grew by 10.5 per cent to $67.7 million.