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ARA: Christmas spend to top $50 billion

Retail association and Roy Morgan provide positive annual prediction for retailers.

Industry body tips pre-Christmas windfall for retailers

Bumper prediction comes soon after flat ABS figures.

Should you leave customer care to the least trained staff?

The paradox of putting our most inexperienced staff in front of our most experienced customer.

Christmas fears emerge

ABS’ weak retail turnover figures spark concerns the crucial holiday trading period may deliver lacklustre results for retailers.

Retailers pessimistic on Christmas trade

Industry executives optimism about crucial quarter has dropped.

January sales: a perfect storm of local and international pressures

Several factors have combined to result in a perfect storm of bad retail trading conditions.

Retail’s “sluggish” start to 2017

“Promotional fatigue” from a competitive Christmas continues to weigh on customers.

The disappointing aftermath of Christmas

Cautious consumers chose to save their pennies during the festive season, gifting retailers with few sales over the holiday period.

Christmas and the bottom line

How did your business fare over Christmas 2016?

5 tips for avoiding a cash flow hangover in the New Year

MYOB’s tips for avoiding the post new year’s cash flow crash.