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Index predicts minimal retail sales growth

CHEP Retail Index, which uses transactional data from CHEP pallet movements to provide a lead indicator of Australian Bureau of Statistics retail trade data, has signalled minimal retail sales growth in Q2 2018. The modest growth in pallet movements in the first few months of 2018 suggests that retailers expect …

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Westpac results positive for SMEs

The Westpac-Melbourne Institute SME Index results show business confidence rose by 3.2 per cent in the third quarter of the year. Westpac says the Index, which examines the economic health of Australian small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) shifted above the 100-neutral mark for the first time in the year, …

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