Charging the future of retail

BY Australian Retailers Association
17 November 2018

The retail sector has been challenged by the influx of global and digital markets placing pressure on Australian retailers to develop innovative strategies to stay ahead of the pack.

Through recognition of their competitors and understanding the ever-changing retail landscape, Battery World have strived to become fierce competitors in the marketplace.

“The retail sector has gone through some tough times recently. It’s through innovation that Battery World has been able to combat retail disruptors as it really is the only way to stay ahead of the pack,”

“We have strived to bulletproof our business by being clever and early adopters of technology and marketing initiatives.”

Earning the titles of 2018 Pronto Retailer Innovator of the Year and 2018 eftpos Franchise Chain of the Year at this year’s 2018 Australian Retailers Association (ARA) Australian Retail Awards, Battery World are charging their way through the retail industry through sustainable innovations and a clear vision for the future.

“Battery World recognises the need to stay nimble and innovative through a combination of brand evolution and customer focus, willingness to adapt to new market demands and a focus on sustainability both financial and environmental.”

Leading the sustainable revolution, Battery World have taken their role in the environment very seriously, adopting recycling initiatives to educate customers and advocate the importance of battery recycling.

“We aim to keep the unused and potentially dangerous batteries out of people’s garages, home and off to the recycling plant. Winning the 2018 Pronto Retail Innovator of the Year Award is proof that ‘saving the planet’ remains important for all retailers.”

With the future generation in mind, Battery World are continuing to develop innovative solutions to align with consumer preferences.

“Our 2025 vision is to develop a strategy that puts the customer at the centre of our business. As technology advances, we must stay innovative in the way we solve our customers problems and meet their retail experience.”

“It’s about providing exceptional service and unmatched expertise to our customers where and when they need us the most. It’s about staying relevant and finding innovative ways to increase the customer experience and reinforcing the human connection.”

With expertise and customer experience at the helm of Battery World’s core visions, Battery World is powering their way to a sustainable future.

To learn more about Battery World and their innovations, please visit


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Founded in 1903, the Australian Retailers Association (ARA) is Australia’s largest retail association representing Australia’s $310 billion sector, which employs more than 1.2 million people. As the retail industry’s peak representative body, the ARA works to ensure retail success by informing, protecting, advocating, educating and saving money for its 7,500 independent and national retail members throughout Australia. For more information, visit or call 1300 368 041.

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