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Mr. Russell Zimmerman

Executive Director

Australian Retailers Association

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Australian Retailers Association

Level 1 112 Wellington Pde

East Melbourne, Victoria 3002


Company Description

For over 105 years, the Australian Retailers Association (ARA) has been the peak industry body in Australia's $292 billion retail sector which employs over 1.2 million people. As an incorporated employer body registered under the Fair Work (Registered Org ... more

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At the meeting, JAA executive director ...

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At the meeting, JAA executive director Amanda Hunter and JAA board director Colin Pocklington told the executives, who collectively represent over 1700 stores, buying groups and retail organisations, about the JAA's new accreditation program and "the ways it will benefit the jewellery industry" while Australian Retailers Association executive director Russell Zimmerman and Shopping Centre Council of Australia executive director Angus Nardi discussed the GST threshold, rental negotiations and future trends.

But ARA chief executive ...

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But ARA chief executive Russell Zimmerman said while it would be a big day for the sector, spending could be even higher if there were not limits on trading hours in New South Wales.

"One of the disappointing areas... is we know that in Victoria they'll probably do about $682 million, whereas in New South Wales, where there are some very draconian trading hours, we are only forecasting around $584 million," Mr Zimmerman said.

Retail World eNewsletter

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ARA Executive Director Russell Zimmerman said red tape and over-compliance are major issues for business owners. He said the federal Government is trying to remove this burden from all businesses but the opposition refuses to show its support, which comes at a severe cost to business.

"The current system is overly complex and burdens business with having to carry the costs of changing their payroll systems and the additional paperwork," Mr Zimmerman said.
Speaking on International Women's Day last weekend, ARA Executive Director Russell Zimmerman said that over recent years we have witnessed a significant change and attitudinal shift in both women's and society's thoughts about women's equality.
"With more women in the boardroom and a seemingly more 'equal' society than ever before, one could think that women have finally gained true equality," he said.
Mr Zimmerman said it's pleasing to see one of Rotary's goals is to achieve 30 per cent female membership in Australia and New Zealand by 2016.
"This is a very achievable goal," he said.

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Russell Zimmerman Executive Director, Australian Retailers Association

Retail World eNewsletter

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The ARA is encouraged that the unfair dismissal changes will assist small business and illustrates that the Government is hearing the concerns of small and medium businesses, ARA Executive Director Russell Zimmerman said.

"These changes will assist in restoring the balance between employers and employees," he said.
CEO of the Australian Retailers Association Russell Zimmerman said it was great to see so many people in one room who are all passionate about the retail industry and its future direction.
"I would like to thank Retail World for its long commitment to the retail industry and as an important partner of the Australian Retailers Association when it comes to retail. We hope to continue this relationship for many more years," he said.

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