Retail Is Your Future - Wholesale & Logistics
Wholesale is the process of purchasing products from manufacturers, importers, producers and on selling to the customer. The customer can be retailers, governments, institutions or trade. They may purchase products in bulk before on-selling them directly to the public.
Retail Is Your Future - Specialty Stores
The 'specialty' retailing sector includes outlets that offer a combination of products and services. Examples include hairdressing, beauty products and services, laundry and dry cleaning, photographic goods and services ...
Retail Is Your Future - Home Living
Home living retailers may specialise in one product or offer a range of complementary products. These products can range from large items to small homewares. There are many available retail jobs in home living.
Retail Is Your Future - Fast Food & Takeaway
Fast food is about a high turnover of inexpensive menu selections provided in minutes in disposable packaging - either over the counter, through a driveway service or home delivery service.
Retail Is Your Future - Department Stores
Department stores are mostly located in the centre of cities and major shopping centres. They offer a wide variety of goods, but with specific product ranges grouped together in a department.
Retail Is Your Future - Supermarket
Supermarkets and grocery stores focus on delivering the convenience of one-stop food and beverage shopping. Apart from offering a broad range of traditional grocery products alongside fresh produce ...
Retail Is Your Future - Newsagents, Stationers & Bookshops
Book retailing focuses on the sale of fiction and non-fiction books - including educational and children's books. Stationery retailing includes pen and paper, art supplies, greeting cards, etc.
Retail Is Your Future - Hardware, Trade & Gardening
Hardware stores sell to households, businesses and tradespeople - although major builders tend to buy from wholesalers.
Retail Is Your Future - Entertainment, Communication & Technology
This sector meets our entertainment, communication and technological needs through a range of specialty outlets offering recorded music, computers, software and accessories, electronics and more.
Retail Is Your Future - Community Pharmacy
Dispensing prescription drugs and medicines is a key focus of Community Pharmacies and accounts for almost three quarters of their business.
Retail Is Your Future - Sports, Recreation & Leisure
The retail sector caters for organised and casual sport; fitness and exercise programs; outdoor adventure; boating and fishing; camping and a range of other recreational activities.
Retail Is Your Future - Jewellery
This retail sector is a smaller specialised area, which focuses on the sale of rings, bracelets, earrings and necklaces made from precious metals often set with gemstones.
Retail Is Your Future - Fruit & Vegetable
These shops specialise in selling a broad range of fresh fruit and vegetables purchased from growers or wholesalers.
Retail Is Your Future - Discount & Variety Store
Discount and variety stores sell goods such as stationery; clothing; health and beauty products; confectionery; some food products; gifts; hardware; household goods; pet accessories; holiday decorations; smaller electrical appliances; novelty toys – and much more.
Retail Is Your Future - Floristry
A florist purchases flowers from growers or wholesalers and sells them in loose bunches, mixed posies or adds display foliage to create beautiful arrangements. Florists only sell about half of all retail flowers – competition comes from supermarkets; petrol stations; convenience stores; fruit and vegetable shops; road-side stalls and internet retailers – so they respond by specialising in freshness, quality, customer service, special orders and complementary gift lines.