2012 Archives - Inside Retail

Spending grows in April

Retail spending up on 2012, but growth still remains soft.

Net zero drug store

US drug store claims to be building the nation’s first zero energy retail store.

Shop A Docket shakes things up

Shop A Docket to introduce new shorter advertising schedules to retailer receipts.

Rollercoaster ride isn’t over yet

Many retailers will see a light at the end of the tunnel in 2013, but shouldn’t hope for a miracle, according to Inside Retail’s annual Australian Retail Outlook 2013.

Credit card surcharges in the spotlight

RBA to give credit card companies the power to force retailers to limit what they can charge consumers to use credit and debit cards.

ADVERTORIAL: Making up for lost time

Printing advance to drive efficiencies for Australian retailers.

App for shoppers running low

Got milk? Smartphone app linked to supermarkets will predict if you do or not. 

MasterCard trialling PayPal challenger

Credit card company launches payment system targeting online shoppers, with global trials to begin with Australia. 

Chain pushes fresh credentials

Harris Farm Markets uses app to target urban dwellers who’ve lost touch with their green thumb.

Comment sold to buy

Online developers tap into a Facebook retail trend by teaming up with PayPal.