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REST Industry Super

We believe in bigger and brighter tomorrows for everyone.

As one of Australia’s biggest Super funds by members, we’re making super feel more personal.  Using new, smarter technology to provide a simpler experience that’s easier.  More rewarding.  And more at your fingertips.

A time of exciting change, one thing’s not going anywhere.  We’ll always put our customers first as we move together towards tomorrow.

Click here to learn more about REST.

American Express

American Express is a global service company, providing customers with exceptional access to products, insights and experiences that enrich lives and build business success. 

BDO

BDO is a global professional services firm that service a diverse range of clients, from large corporate organisations to private businesses, entrepreneurs and individuals across a broad array of industry sectors.

Their Retail team uses more than just the combined knowledge and experience of our staff and partners to provide audit, tax and advisory services to clients across Australia. Because the retail environment is changing so rapidly, BDO go beyond tradition and provide cutting-edge daily data and analytics that will make a big difference to your business by helping to keep you ahead of the pack. BDO’s innovative retail services go beyond traditional accounting. You can benefit from the Australian Retail Index and Food & Beverage Index – tailored online retail and hospitality sales data that will help you maximise sales opportunities.

NRA member only offer

As a NRA member BDO invite you to a complimentary one-on-one engagement session* with an expert from our QLD Retail team to discuss general business advice on strategy, structuring, pricing, human resources, transaction services, tax planning and compliance. Click here to register your appointment with our Retail specialist.  *Subject to availability,  all appointments are one hour and Brisbane base. All others locations will be held via telephone at a mutually agreed time.

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News Corp

News Corp Australia is Australia’s number one media and digital real estate company and a subsidiary of News Corp, a global leader in digital and print media, book publishing and real estate services.

We reach more than 15 million Australians each month through our diverse portfolio of publications and associated businesses. 

Our affiliated companies include REA Group, Foxtel, Fox Sports Australia, Sky News Australia, HarperCollins, Hipages, Storyful, Unruly, Punters.com.au and Dow Jones.

News Corp Australia’s specialties include: 
Journalism, News and current affairs, Media, Advertising, Cross platform, Newspapers, Magazines, Digital media, Publishing, Entertainment, Food, Lifestyle, Sport, Subscription TV and Real Estate

News Xtend

s your business ready to flex its digital marketing muscle?

News Xtend will help you navigate the digital marketing wilderness to smash your business goals.

Powered by News Corp Australia and with a direct bat-phone to Google and Facebook, we provide powerful digital campaigns and first class service that our rivals can’t match.

With staff based across Australia, you have access to local experts who are masters of spruiking businesses – including getting you found on search engines, starting a conversation on social media and delivering your message where it matters most.

News Xtend ensures every dollar you spend is an investment in improving your business and you can track your results anytime, anywhere via your online dashboard.

We give you the ability to focus on your business today, while we help you catch your customers of tomorrow.

Gow-Gates Insurance Brokers

With over 50 years of specialisation in the Australian and international insurance markets, Gow-Gates is the partner of choice for many of Australia’s best known businesses, associations and individuals.

Gow-Gates continuously strive to:

  • provide clients insights and strategies they need to meet their risk management challenges;
  • continually adapt to the changing economic and regulatory environment to ensure client security;
  • offer clients highly commercial and outcome-focused advice that considers their own individual circumstances and how this may change.

Click here to find out more.

MEMBER ONLY OFFER

Retailer’s insurance costs are rising and the National Retail Association (NRA), in partnership with Gow-Gates Insurance Brokers, want to relieve some of the current financial pressures on our members by unlocking lower insurance premiums through group-buying power.

In an exclusive members only offer, the NRA and Gow Gates want our TOP 500 retailers to sign up and Gow-Gates will negotiate a group insurance deal to unlock discounted insurance offers from a winning supplier.

Click here for more details. 

Roubler

The Roubler HR software system provides you paperless Onboarding, Employee Scheduling, Time & Attendance and Payroll software all in the one cloud based software platform.

Operated by proven HR industry professionals across 23 countries worldwide and backed by some of the worlds leading investors. Roubler’s goal is simple; to change the way the world manages its workforces.

Find out more here

Openpay

Openpay is an omnichannel payment solution that provides customers with flexible, interest-free payment plans, instore, online and through the Openpay App.

Think of Openpay as your payment partner, not just a “buy now, pay later” offering. We strive to push the BNPL sector, and our technology, further by offering a solution that evolves to keep you at the forefront of modern payment systems. Using Openpay is a quick, easy and paperless process for your customers, allowing them to pay over time while you get paid the next day.

We operate across a range of industries in order to provide a seamless solution that consumers can integrate into their lives, rather than use simply for a one-off purchase. The use of our flexible payment plans across purchases allows your customers to balance their budget in a way that they can afford to spend more with you today.

Visit our website for more information and to register for Openpay.

The Leasing Department

The Leasing Department provides specialist leasing and property services to independent, multi-site and franchise retail tenants Australia wide.

We partner with our clients’ to understand their business objectives so that we can align lease negotiations and other property services to deliver bottom line benefits over the life of their lease.

Our areas of expertise include:

  • network planning and site sourcing
  • negotiating lease terms and conditions
  • lease performance and business strategy.

Our extensive experience in retail management and the property industry saves our clients’ time, money and stress. We aim to achieve maximum financial savings and minimise risk to our clients’ businesses – at all times protecting their tenant rights to ensure a secure tenure.

Our partnership with the NRA
As the Leasing and Tenancy Consultant to the NRA, we provide NRA members with initial advice on issues and questions relating to their retail lease. Following this initial contact, NRA members may choose to formally engage The Leasing Department to act on their behalf.

Visit our website to find out more.

Retail Doctor Group

From humble beginnings as a one-man retail operations specialist, Retail Doctor Group has grown to be a leading retail consultancy with expertise in insights, strategy and implementation.

Since our inception in 2005 by Brian Walker, we have worked with over 600 retailers, retail service providers, shopping centres, manufacturers and not-for-profit organisations to plan and build fit business structures that achieve operational excellence and sustainable profitability.

Laying the foundations and building the structures for solid long term business fitness requires the seamless collaboration of business ‘insight architects’, ‘planners’ and ‘builders’. And that’s exactly who we are and what we do.

NRA member only offer

As an NRA member, Retail Doctor Group are offering you a 15-20 minute complementary diagnosis for your business over the phone.

Click here to find out more

Retail Rockstars

Our Rockstars are already well-known experts in their field, and we work to provide you, the retailer, with experiences & SHOWS that deliver big value to your customers in-store.

By creating memorable experiences, we help drive deeper engagement, loyalty and promote advocacy. We also source and manage experts like; stylists, chefs, designers, home efficiency experts, nutritionists, fitness & health gurus who deliver real value to the most important people in your store – customers.

In a nutshell, we develop, market and promote it all for you through our networks as well as yours, collect RSVP’s and manage the entire event.

Click here to find out more. 

Hardware Australia

We are a not for profit association who deliver expert services and advice. We represent the interests of hardware, building supplies industries and their suppliers. Our objective is to protect, promote and support you, your business and your industry.
Our services, including training, legal support, savings are delivered by an in-house team of highly trained staff with decades of retail specific knowledge and experience.

For more information contact us here or call 1800 445 522.

Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry - Biz Better Together

For the business operator in Australia today, it can be a challenge to keep up with the daily demands of rostering, wages, inventory, and doing the books; there’s no time to consider how technology, working effectively with your people, or emerging business practices could make your business better. At least, until now.

At Biz Better Together we are gathering the best business information in one central location, and more content will be added regularly. By registering with us, you can have the information most relevant to your business automatically delivered right to your inbox. You can be the first to hear about the latest developments in best business practices, business training and events.

Click here for more information. 

Space Planning Concepts

Practical, cost effective and innovative space design solutions for productivity and profitability!

Some objectives for business space design concepts:

  1. Trends and strategy considerations
  2. A Space Design Concept that enhances the business and delivers results
  3. Assists the business to achieve their vision in practical and cost effective ways
  4. Design spaces that are stimulating, achieve a point of difference, and inspire both the customer and staff that use them
  5. Assist the business to connect to their customers and staff and build loyalty
  6. Go beyond aesthetic considerations, to reflect the nature and purpose of the business

Focus of expertise:

  1. Retail concepts that drive sales
  2. Office concepts that optimize space utilization
  3.  Restaurants , diners and take outs, that give a great experience
  4.  Special projects that may combine various of the above factors

Visit the website to find out more.

Flying Colours Leadership

Here at Flying Colours Leadership our Team Development Experts Help Leaders Unleash The Potential Of Their People!

We help Small Business Owners and Corporate Organizations get the most from their greatest asset, their PEOPLE!

From One on One Team Development sessions through to Building AND Delivering tailored training programs that fit your specific needs, we know NO two businesses are the same.

We work with you to get the most out of your employees saving you time and money!

Axcen

We are successful in the Australia-China business environment because we have great strengths in the Chinese business and government sectors. 

We know Australia, we know China and we know business. We know how to succeed. If you are genuinely ready to succeed in the Australia-China business sector, we can help you.

AXCEN (“ACCESS China”) is a leader in business intelligence and strategies for sales success to Chinese customers.

AXCEN trains and offers sales commission partnership with retailers across Australia.

Brand Audits

Brand Audits’ leading audit service is based on more than 30 year’s diverse corporate brand experience.

National and international clients in corporate, retail, health, arts and government sectors trust Brand Audits to provide professional and independent branding direction.

Our auditing services keep your brand strategically-focussed, while fusing customer touch-points with exceptional brand experiences.

We’re passionate about brand auditing because it’s the key to protecting your brand’s value, preventing brand erosion, and increasing your market position.

World's Biggest Garage Sale

Since 2013 we set out to change the lives of many in our community through an unlikely vehicle, a garage sale, a really, really big garage sale.  

It got so big we decided to call it the World’s Biggest Garage Sale.  Starting as way to spring clean a cluttered home and sell everything to raise money for charity, exploded into an annual community event!

Anyone can join us on the WBGS adventure – you can donate your goods to be sold for charity, you can donate your time as a volunteer or of course you can donate your money, in exchange for some awesome products that is! 

Get on board the WBGS train and help make a difference

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