Online reviews via a website or business social media can be a great way to help drive local traffic to your store. However, customers expect this information to be independent and genuine.
The ATO are hosting a series of workshops in New South Wales in 2019 that are specifically designed for small business. These workshops include Tax Essentials, Record Keeping (GST registered), and Employer Essentials. At this stage there are no scheduled workshops for ACT, but you can still access online webinars here. You can view the dates and […]
NANA has taken up the issue of drought impacted Newsagencies throughout NSW and ACT. Many Members are doing it tough as their local economies are directly related to agricultural and farming prosperity. As a result, cash flows can be affected, compromising abilities to pay major suppliers on time.
Before Christmas NANA highlighted an insidious push by pay day lenders and pawn brokers to establish outlets within Newsagencies – offering pay day loans to the most socially and financially challenged in our communities. NANA has made it clear that we see no place for pay day lending in Newsagencies.
blueshyft has announced a new wagering cash in partner – NEDS. NANA has made contact with VANA/Nparcel and blueshyft to clarify an issue, which may affect only those Newsagents who have a Marketing Agreement with Ladbrokes.
Newspack Insurance Broking now have a new number: 1300 907 583 For all of your Newspack Insurance Broking needs, contact Tania on 1300 907 583 or 0427 163 767.
Last week we raised an issue that NANA had identified with the proposed plain English version of the General Retail Industry Award. The proposal fails to recognise the ordinary and extensive hours that applies to Newsagencies.
NANA met with the Small Business and family Enterprise Ombudsman’s office earlier this week in Canberra.
NANA is very pleased with the recent announcement by Andrew Leigh, the Labor opposition’s competition spokesman, to strengthen the legislation banning unfair clauses in contracts between big and small businesses.
NANA is aware of some Newsagents, and has recently assisted a Member who has received letters of termination of their business accounts / financial facilities (EFTPOS). The letters may have been received on one of the following letterheads; Westpac, St George Bank, Bank of Melbourne, BANK SA, RAMS and BT, which explains the termination as being a commercial […]