Managers for bricks and mortar retail stores have a lot on their plate, and maintaining a safe and effective in-store environment is typically at the top of their list.
Dimitrios Spyrakis has worked in the retail industry for 22 years and was recently recognised by the company he now works for, SPAR Australia.
Amazon has opened its grocery store Amazon Go to the public, allowing anyone with a smartphone and an Amazon account to ‘Just Walk Out’—no waiting in a checkout line required.
If there’s one thing uniting petrol owners, it’s the ongoing search for new ways to continually grow their convenience offering.
The industry has its fingers crossed for Australian retail, which is exhibiting signs of “modest recovery” according to the latest CHEP Retail Index report.
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