Council expected to oppose longer retail trading hours

Story Published: 14 May 2015

EXPANDED trading hours which would have stores like Woolworths and Coles open until 8pm on public holidays has received a...

Opening Hours, Retailers, Sunshine Coast Council

Butcher closes after 30 years as competition gets too tough

Story Published: 21 Jun 2016

A Sunshine Coast business that has traded here for the past 30 years has closed its doors because of the insurmountable...

Butcher, Competition Pressure, Coolum, Retailers, Supermarkets

Hagglers reap some top bargains

Story Published: 17 Jan 2012

FROM cars to fridges and even those peep-toe stilettos, it seems everyone is having a crack at haggling their way to a...

Haggling, Retailers, Shopping

Consumer confidence improves as world economy settles

Story Published: 13 Mar 2013

AFTER a gloomy end to 2012 for retailers, the new year could finally herald some flickers of good news.

Deloitte Access Economics, Economy, Retailers

Brighter Christmas expected for retail industry

Story Published: 13 Dec 2012

RETAILERS could be looking at the best festive season in three years, a Deloitte Christmas Retailers’ Survey to be released...

Christmas, Deloitte, Retailers, Retail Industry

Gift givers are on the same page

Story Published: 20 Dec 2011

MUM should get smellies, dad can expect another pair of socks, the teenagers will get an iSomething, but almost anyone can...

Christmas, Christmas Gift-Givers, Christmas Gifts, Presents, Retailers

Retail sees slight growth in March

Story Published: 7 May 2012

RETAIL trade rose 0.9% in March, figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics revealed.

Abs, Business Confidence, Economy, Retail, Retailers, Retail Trade

Firms urged to be smart

Story Published: 7 Jun 2012

BUSINESSES have been encouraged to think outside the box this year if they want to make the most of the important...

Businesses, Chamber Of Commerce, Customers, End Of Financial Year Sales, Gympie Cbd, Gympie Region, Market, Retailers, Shopping, Specials, Sunshine Coast, Think Different

Rally Australia puts Fiji trip up for grabs

Story Published: 6 Sep 2014

NEVILLE Brown is ready to rally, and his Go Vita outlet at Park Beach Plaza has all the vitamins to get all motor sport...

Coates Hire Rally Australia, Coffs Harbour, Retailers

Waiting for Big Rush

Story Published: 21 Dec 2011

RETAILERS across the Clarence Valley are hoping for a climax of Christmas shopping this week to boost trade in what has...

Business, Retailers, Shopping