Experts are worried people using buy now, pay later services for alcohol will lead to "financial hangovers".
A popular item sold at Myer stores has been urgently recalled over concerns its defects could cause serious injury or death.
The supplier of rapid antigen tests sold at the two major supermarkets across Australia has been hit with huge fines.
Being young founders has not stopped sisters Madi and Cassie Sharpless from building WA activewear empire HyperLuxe. If anything, it has only made them less afraid to push the boundaries.
The State Government’s single-use plastics ban has posed unique challenges for bubble tea businesses that have found it difficult to source sustainable alternatives, Perth business owners have said.
Australian shoppers will be waiting some time to see an improvement in the soaring cost of lettuce, with the vegetable to remain in short supply over the coming months.
WA-based Catalano Seafood has made headway with its planned national expansion, announcing it secured supply agreements with three Victorian retailers.
Samsung Australia used an ad campaign to spout misleading claims about Galaxy phones being used in pool and sea water.
The price of lettuce is just the beginning to Australia’s supermarket squeeze, with farmers predicating these seasonal staples could be next.
The wet weather has done nothing to deter huge crowds from lining up for hours to get a taste of the American fast food.
From today, businesses face huge fines if they fail to meet safety standards to protect potentially life-threatening injuries to children.
Button batteries, which have killed three Australian children and seriously injured many more, must be supplied in child-resistant packaging.
A major Australian supermarket is changing how it deals with requests for price rises amid rising inflation.
The parent company of shopping centre food court mainstays like Donut King and Gloria Jean’s has reported a “gradual improvement” in its network as COVID restrictions ease and shoppers return.
China's COVID-19 curbs have helped drive lifestyle changes and the goods consumers want to buy, including high-end home appliances and camping gear.
Sophie Yu and Brenda Goh
More than 15,000 hotel and bottleshop workers have been told they will get a pay rise three months earlier than planned.
Retailers face some tough times ahead due to cost of living pressures and rising interest rates, Deloitte Access Economics warns.
WA households struggling with the rising cost of living are hunkering down for a long cash-strapped winter, with new consumer spending figures showing a significant drop in discretionary purchases.
New figures reveal a surprising turnaround for Aussie retail but a grim outlook lies ahead as inflation “puts the brakes” on overall spending.
Australian retailers face two years of declining sales despite being in a better position now than if the pandemic had not happened, according to new forecasts.
A shortage of popular food items from popcorn to sriracha is hitting restaurants and grocery shelves, a sign that the world’s immense supply chains are still under pressure.
Sing Yee Ong
There is one product that Australian supermarkets can’t seem to restock their shelves fast enough with, and it’s an essential winter item.
Tech businesses could play a vital role in revitalising Perth’s CBD during community spread of Omicron, a WA founder has said.
The major retailer has announced a new move to help Australians struggling with the cost of living.
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