Moving Retail

Forward.

The ARA is the Australian Retail industry’s peak representative body providing support, advocacy and education for retailers.

INFORMING

ARA news and events provide members and industry with breaking, relevant news and updates, offering advice and information about issues impacting Australian retail businesses.

SUPPORTING

An ARA membership protects retailers from the day to day risks of running a retail business by ensuring retailers have all the necessary tools and frameworks for successful operations.

REPRESENTING

The ARA is the leading voice for issues impacting the Australian retail sector, influencing and directing industry policy, and is the first port of call for government and media.

EDUCATING

The ARA Retail Institute is the top provider of accredited and non-accredited retail education, providing training, courses, and employment assistance to Australian retailers.

UPCOMING EVENTS

ER BRIEFING: Bullying and Harassment

The boundaries of ‘the workplace’ have blurred in recent years. Employers have found themselves legally liable for unlawful employee behaviour taking place outside the office and outside of working hours. This includes activity that occurs online.

We are increasingly seeing bullying and harassment claims being raised by employees in relation to activity occurring online. So how do employers manage their employee’s behaviour in these situations?

JOIN THIS FREE BRIEFING TO FIND OUT!

INDUSTRY NEWS

Out of the box: Gregory Jewellers & music

For centuries, fine jewellery has been kept in silk lined, ornate boxes, which ...

7 reasons UX design is integral

By Tom Green Recall the best shopping experiences you’ve had; where the store environment ...

Dick Smith relaunches online

Kogan.com has relaunched Dick Smith as an online-only technology retailer in Australia and New ...

Staying on top online

Australia’s love affair with technology is continuously growing. We now live in a ...

Bang & Olufsen’s Aussie flagship

Luxury home entertainment brand, Bang & Olufsen has opened its new Australian flagship sensory ...

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