2. Retail Lies – “On-line shopping will cost Australian jobs”

| January 7, 2011

In the public forums, Gerry Harvey, head of one of Australia’s largest retail electrical and homewares stores stated that On-line shopping, where people buy products offshore, will ultimately cost Australian jobs. Let’s look some historical facts: I used to work for a major manufacturer here in Melbourne in the 1990s. Our head office in the […]

1 Retail Lies – “Internet sales are hurting us”.

| January 6, 2011

If you live in Australia you get used to price hikes every major holiday, especially in petrol and diesel. There’s always an excuse, following an official investigation. Of course it has a “flow on“ effect in retail prices because everything is delivered by some sort of vehicle that runs on petrol or diesel. We are […]