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March retail sales barely rise as Taylor Swift effect evaporates

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Australian retail sales in March remain subdued despite an early Easter, only rising 0.8 Australian Bureau of Statistics data showed that other retailing, which include cosmetic, sports and recreational goods, grew 2.4 Food sales went up 2.1 Meanwhile, the Northern Territory saw the highest sales growth of 4.4

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Endeavour Group’s retail sales increase 2.4 per cent

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Dan Murphy’s parent Endeavour Group saw retail sales increase 2.4 Despite both of its retail chains – BWS and Dan Murphy’s – falling flat on a comparable store basis, the MyDan’s membership program added more than 175,000 new members and achieved a record peak scan rate of 84 per cent from its 5.4

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Vicinity Centres reports stable retail sales across its malls

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per cent uplift in portfolio sales for the third quarter ended March 31. Our operating metrics remain strong and continue to be underpinned by retailer demand for physical stores, particularly in our premium centres, and strong retail sales growth since the end of the pandemic,” said CEO and MD Peter Huddle.

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Retail sales crept up in January, ABS data shows

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Australian retail sales inched higher in January, with food-related spending leading the growth. Australian Bureau of Statistics data showed that January retail sales rose 1.1 ‘Other’ retailing sales climbed 2.8 Cafes, restaurants, and takeaway sales grew 2.5 per cent annually to $5.53

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Taylor Swift’s concerts help boost February retail sales

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Taylor Swift’s The Eras Tour concert helped drive retail sales to a modest increase in February, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics. February retail spending totalled $35.8 ” The post Taylor Swift’s concerts help boost February retail sales appeared first on Inside Retail Australia.

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Australian retail sales witness modest growth in September

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Retail sales rose 2 per cent year on year to $35.87 The data prompted both the Australian Retailers Association (ARA) and the National Retail Association (NRA) to urge the Reserve Bank of Australia to keep the current interest rates to encourage more consumer spending.

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Australian retail sales record modest growth in August 

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Australian retail sales were up only 1.5 The growth was largely driven by sales from the cafes, restaurants, and takeaway industry, which rose 8 per cent, followed by food with a 3.5 The post Australian retail sales record modest growth in August appeared first on Inside Retail Australia.