As part of the ongoing four-year review of the Modern Award system, the Fair Work Commission has determined to give employees across most industries and occupations the right to request permanent employment status after 12 months of regular and systematic employment.
Amazon’s plan to disrupt global retailers hit another peak this week with its acquisition of the US retailer Whole Foods,
Mr Yousaf, founder of data gathering and analysis service Kalido, said there’s a lot of room to build on the digital side of C-store sales, and that Australia is lagging behind the rest of the world.
Cuts to penalty rates in the Retail Award will be phased in over four years, however retail lobbyists are unhappy about the decision.
Originally published on The Shout, written by Andy Young. POPAI ANZ, the global association for marketing at retail, and shopper
Online home delivery, click and collect and now pick-up services like Amazon Fresh are all considered as true innovation, when in actual fact they have been around for decades.
This story was originally published on RetailBiz by Ruth Cooper. An interesting article from the Sydney Morning Herald this week outlines the Consumer
Amazon has not committed to opening physical stores in Australia, and it recently announced a temporary hold to the rollout of its Amazon Go convenience stores.
We continue on from last week’s installment on EFTPOS surcharging, to examine the issue from the grass roots level of a small C-store, and in the view of our peak representative body.
Trade figures released yesterday by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) represent a better than expected start to the retail year with 3.11% total growth year-on-year and a 0.4% jump for January alone.
BPs full year financials for 2016 have revealed a second consecutive year of loss, partly offset by the success of the downstream business.