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retail spending Archives

NZ businesses now confident of surviving after June spending sees uplift

Nearly three quarters of retailers are confident their business will survive the next 12 months, according to a new Reta...

Clothing retailers, bookstores, restaurants among financial losers of lockdown

Overall spending shows improvement in COVID-19 Alert Level 2.

Sales on long-lasting goods drop in December 2019

Retail spending fell in four of the six retail industries in December with the largest fall coming from sales on long-la...

Robust spending on electronics boosted September quarter’s retail sales

Electrical and electronic goods retailing had the largest rise of all 15 retail industries in the recent quarter.

Retail card spending falls in October

Spending dips on hardware and appliances and food and drinks.

Spending in department stores, hardware boost retail sales for the quarter

New Zealand's overall spending up in the first three months of the year.

Card spending rises in April

Lift in spending on hospitality coincided with Easter and school holidays.

Flat retail offset by increased fuel spending

Record pump prices increased fuel spending by 7 per cent.

Electronic card spending rises in October

Retail spending rises in October boosted by spending on fuel.

Nordstrom drops possibility of going private, for now

Upscale retailer halts plans, US retail sales improve.

NZ retail spending flat in September

Retail spending on electronic cards stagnates.

Retail spending dips in July

Electronic card purchases down during flat month.

Retail spending rises in the north

Tourists boost spending in Hastings city area.

Christchurch retail spending dips

Total retail and hospitality spending in Christchurch city declines.

US retail sales rose in May

May sales beat economist's expectations, suggesting economic growth gathering steam.

NZ retail sales’ slow growth

New Zealand retail sales growth slows in first quarter.

Electronic card retail spending in April surges

Credit and debit card spending in April exceeds analysts expectations.

Strong housing market driving retail sales

Strong housing market driving retail sales, according to Veda research.

Retail spending using electronic cards surges

Retail spending using debit and credit cards rises.

Electronic card spending rises

Retail spending using credit and debit cards increases in March.