Research and Intelligence
A 1.2 percent, seasonally adjusted increase for Australia’s retail industry in January as announced by the ABS, has peak retail bodies cautiously optimistic.
- 6th March
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The online sector appears to be trending towards stable, albeit modest growth with the latest batch of results released in NAB’s Online Retail Sales Index for January.
Online retailers will be pleased to hear that pre-Christmas sales growth outstripped traditional retail, with some product categories experiencing phenomenal lift.
Latest statistics from ABS indicates Australian retail turnover has received another welcomed boost in the run up to Christmas 2013.
New findings from Nielsen reveal that our traditional online retail brands are beginning to hold more sway in the online shopping stakes, with more customers spending more time on their websites.
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The most recent reporting from NAB’s Online Retail Sales Index indicates growth continues, albeit a little more slowly than could be hoped.