Coles revamps Fly Buys. Not everyone happy about it: then and now...
The Productivity Commission's draft report February 2011 into Performance Benchmarking of Australian Business Regulation: Planning, Zoning and Development Assessments drew this response from Mitre10.
14 April 2011
NARGA responds to the draft report of the Productivity Commission in 2011 re Planning, Zoning and Development Assessments
20 July 2010
National Association of Retail Grocers Australia makes its submission to the Productivity Commission's review of planning processes
16th July 2010
Floor space dominance test promoted by supermarket independents
Independent Retailers of NSW and ACT Inc make submission to Productivity Commission and promote floor space dominance test
Retail Outlet Centres: a centre by any other name
Milton Cockburne, Executive Director of the Shopping Centre Council of Australia writes in Property Council of Australia's website, 2006
The Dangers of Chains: CIRR's DVD series parts 2 and 3. British MPs' Bob Russell Liberal Democrat and David Amess, Conservative explain their views of the UK House of Commons All Partty Review: "
High Street Britain 2015" and comment on their perceived Dangers of Chains in the UK in a timely alert to Australian legislators and planners.
HIGH STREET BRITAIN: 2015
House of Commons All-Party Parliamentary Small Shops Group The UK House of Commons All Party Parliamentary Report into the future of High Street retailing
Woolworths and Coles: bad news for consumers, disastrous for business
ADDRESS TO THE NATIONAL PRESS CLUB
BY MR JOHN CUMMINGS, CHAIRMAN
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF RETAIL GROCERS OF AUSTRALIA
A Green Woolworths?
20 November 2008
Parliamentary Small Shops Group, a cross party committee of the House of Commons, February 2006 , The Report High Street Britain: 2015. Extracts from 92 page Report edited by Tactical Matters Limited
UK Competition Appeal Tribunal (Somerfield) Feb 2006. An appeal case of forced divestment of supermarkets upon a chain take-over is upheld because of competition dimunition.
Calling the shots - UK Friends of the Earth examine the power of the chains to get their way in planning issues
Ensuring a Future for Independent Businesses,
Stacy Mitchell, senior researcher, Institute for Local Self-Reliance
and author of the Big Box Swindle.
Merger Inquiries: Remedies Statement UK Competition Commission inquiry into chain supermarket merger considerations.
Ghost Town Britain II - Death on the High Street
The New Economics Foundation