According to IBISWorld, Christmas retail spending is set to remain flat this December, growing by only 0.4% on last year’s sales as consumers tighten their belts. Early indications suggest Australians are becoming more frugal this December, which will be reflected in an increased interest in early sales, deep discounting and bargains. In the lead up […]
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Many gym and fitness centre operators have capitalised on consumer trends towards wellness and health consciousness over the past five years. Two companies that have benefited greatly from these trends are Anytime Australia Pty Ltd (trading as Anytime Fitness) and Ardent Leisure Group (Goodlife Health Clubs). Both companies have achieved significant jumps in revenue over […]
Changing consumer trends have favoured premium and healthy food produce in recent years, to the detriment of traditional fast food outlets. This trend has played out in the pizza restaurant and takeaway industry, as Pizza Hut has struggled to maintain growth as smaller pizza store operators have increasingly offered premium produce. However, Domino’s Pizza has […]