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Four-day bargain shopping bonanza to reap over $5 billion

24/11/2020

The Black Friday to Cyber Monday four-day shopping bonanza is set to reap more than $5 billion in retail sales nationwide.

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National Trading Hours Summary

24/11/2020

This page provides information about trading hours and public holidays for retail stores during the Christmas and New Year period for 2020/2021. National Retail Association – Public Holidays Summary Table Navigate to state: What are the Gazetted Public Holidays? The following table sets out the days that have been declared and gazetted as public holidays…

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Retail sales rebound in October ahead of Xmas sprint

20/11/2020

Nationwide retail sales rebounded in October according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) preliminary report which revealed a sizeable 1.6 per cent rise in monthly turnover. NRA Deputy CEO Lindsay Carroll said that while the pandemic is still far from over, the preliminary October results give cause for optimism as retail heads into Christmas.…

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Christmas sales to mark the start of retail recovery, including record online spend

13/11/2020

The National Retail Association has today declared that the 2020 Christmas period will mark the start of a retail recovery as shoppers indulge during the busy festive season.

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Black Friday trading hour restrictions

13/11/2020

Trading hour regulations in each state apply depending on its location, business size and category. Exempt shops (i.e. shops exempted from trading hours regulations) have unrestricted trading hours meaning they can choose when to open or close. Each state and territory apply different definitions as to what stores are exempt or non-exempt, or apply further subcategories and…

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8 email marketing tips for driving sales this holiday season

09/09/2020

From Click Frenzy to Singles’ Day, Halloween to Black Friday, Cyber Monday to Christmas, Hanukkah, and New Year’s Eve, these landmark events provide a great opportunity for marketers to increase brand awareness and drive sales. Here are some of my quick tips for sales-driving seasonal email marketing: 1. Launch a competition to kick-start your seasonal…

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