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Retail NZ Sales Index


The Retail NZ Sales Index measures credit card spending data with Retail NZ merchants who process their sales with Westpac and reports the change in average sales per site.


Spending compared to the previous year



DECEMBER 2019 SALES
December sales compared to November UP 28.2%
December 2019 compared to December 2018 UP 4.1%



Retail Radar - quarterly headlines from the retail sector


Retail Radar is our quarterly research report that provides a snapshot of retailer sentiment, and identifies future expectations of sales, inflation and employment intentions.

The report on the fourth quarter of 2019 is out now:




Updated 24th January 2020