Pre-Christmas spending insights

The Black Friday sales are set to provide retailers with strong results in the lead up to Christmas with research from the Australian Retailers Association in collaboration with Roy Morgan […]

Gender Equality Case Study: Australia Post

This program is designed to deeply understand the experiences of women in our operations (deliveries) network and seek opportunities and gaps where we can develop a more inclusive culture, with a longer term outcome of increasing the representation of women across all levels of our network.

Q&A with NSW Environment Minister James Griffin

As NSW enters the next stage of its phase-out of single-use plastics, Environment Minister James Griffin shared his views about plastic pollution, biodiversity and natural capital with the Australian Retailers Association.

ARA Wrap-Up: Federal Budget 2022

The Albanese Government’s first Federal Budget painted a concerning picture of global economic pressures, with Treasurer Jim Chalmers hosing down expectations for broad cost of living measures or far-reaching new investment programs outside of those announced.

Gender Quality Case Study: Super Retail Group

Super Retail Group introduced a personal and professional development program for men and women, called ‘Voice of Influence’. This program was designed for senior leaders and can be targeted to a group need or an individual need.

Gender Equality Case Study: Mecca

According to data from the Australian Tax Office, women in Australia arrive at retirement with 20.5% less in superannuation than men, with women more likely to live in poverty in retirement. This gap will only increase due to the impacts of the pandemic, which has widened the gender pay gap due to female dominated industries being worst hit, and women often being in casualised work.