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NSW supermarkets and pharmacies permitted to operate 24 hours a day

Pharmaceutical Society of Australia and NRA applaud the new trading hours.

Aussies to spend $14 billion in the next seven days: NRA

NRA expecting Christmas shopping frenzy to ramp up this week.

Plastic bag ban takes effect in Victoria

NRA believes officials will focus on “educating, rather than punishing” those that struggle with the transition.

Making Christmas Eve a public holiday too costly, industry groups say

Proposal in Queensland highlights need for uniform approach to public holidays.

NRA and Vic retailers to work together on plastic bag ban

Victoria is looking to eradicate the use of plastic bags by the end of 2019.

Ban removed 1.5 billion single-use bags since July

Overall bag consumption dropped by over 80 per cent.

Woolworths commits to reducing plastic packaging usage

Retail association boss says businesses have to be prepared when the ban comes into effect.