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Retail sales recover in March: ABS

Victoria and Western Australia led the rises, after Covid-19 lockdowns impacted retail sales in February 2021.
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Customer behaviour settling, but August sales likely to fall: NAB

August retail sales are likely to be 2.4 per cent down, said NAB.
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Rise in retail sales in Q3 signals hope for coming months

Supermarkets, liquor stores, hardware and household goods were the big winners in retail, already exceeding pre-Covid sp...

Oct retail flatlines despite RBA rate cut

Retail flatline further evidence consumers have banked recent stimulus.

FY19 results will be mixed, but conditions are improving: Citi

Analysts note that retail is tough now, but the trends are looking up.

Retail sales essentially flat in May

Food sales were the main source of weakness in the month, data shows.

Retail store spending rebounds in January

Spending in retail stores up in January, after slow December.

China retail poised to overtake the US

Turnover in the Chinese retail industry will eclipse that of the US later this year, according to analyses.

Property firm claims top global position in retail sales

CBRE named top-ranked firm for commercial real estate investment sales globally for the seventh consecutive year.

“Jarring” January for retailers

Retailers "concerned" over latest ABS figures.

The Reject Shop’s merchandising strategy “back on track”

Discount variety chain 'encouraged' by results.

Kathmandu earnings up despite sales dip

Adventure gear retailer widens margins by selling less sale stock.

Old Navy rescues Gap Inc results

Gap Inc.'s Old Navy drives group performance while other two leading brands struggle.

Baby Bunting downgrades full-year guidance

Retailer's shares drop after announcement.

How shops use tricks to get you spending

Many well-known businesses make use of psychology to connect with customers and increase sales.

Bunnings UK losses expected to continue

Changing of the guard as Wesfarmers holds AGM.

David Jones sales decline further ahead of Christmas

Department store retailer impacted by raft of 'disruptions'.

Alibaba breaks Singles Day sales record

Chinese consumers spend up big at annual event.

Hugo Boss sales improve on brand divergence

Luxe retailer boosted by focusing on store network.

Macy’s posts disappointing results

Department store chain's gains overshadowed by the continuing slide in sales.