About Retail World

The premier national news magazine
serving the grocery trade.

2012 marked a historical milestone for Retail Media’s leading Australian trade magazine, Retail World, which celebrated its 65th anniversary of delivering grocery news, which it’s been doing since 1947. With a rich heritage as the trusted source of information for the Australian grocery industry, Retail World remains at the forefront of grocery news, servicing the supermarket channel and FMCG trade. Read Our History >>

“Retail World continues to uphold its market-leading status as the trade business-to-business magazine authority for the $110 billion-plus grocery industry.”

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The fortnightly magazine is now bigger and better than ever, delivering the latest in industry news, market trends, statistics and analysis, making it one of the most comprehensive and relevant resources available to the retail trade.


At Retail World, we are committed to the development of the retail industry. Retail World’s mission is to provide trusted, informative and timely coverage of the opportunities, developments and issues impacting supermarket owners, managers, staff and suppliers.


Retail World is backed by a strong team of journalists and industry columnists
providing readers with the latest news, analysis, trends and insights.

Retail World has no bias and supports a wide range of voices from the broader retail industry.

Regular sections include:

  • News
  • Events
  • Exclusive Interviews
  • Special Features
  • Company Profiles
  • International News and Trends
  • Retail News
  • Fresh
  • What’s New
  • Marketing News
  • Industry Insight
  • Market Research
  • Category Reviews

Business section includes:

  • News
  • Business columnists
  • Business reviews
  • What’s new

Specialty Publications

Retail World publishes special custom publications including the Retail World Annual Report, online Grocery Guide and The Beverage Guide.

Retail World also publishes the definitive ‘State of the Industry Report’ bi-annually with insights and data on the economic environment, consumer confidence, key grocery categories and trends, fresh and private label.