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Group Buying

Members of ARL buy from leading national and international suppliers at the best available market prices, enjoying trade discounts and other privileges not otherwise available to them as independent retailers.

Group purchasing power and strong relationships with brand leaders lead to many other benefits:

National brands at exclusive promotional prices
Stores gain a competitive edge from access to the specially priced buys, frequently offered by Australia’s national brand suppliers.

The best buys for ARL Members
ARL’s buyers source the best value-for-money merchandise from leading suppliers and through overseas buying networks. Their vast experience and information sources are available to help Members identify new trends at competitive prices.

State-of-the-art distribution
ARL’s own distribution system provides an immediate stock service operation and the ability to purchase and warehouse large consignments when necessary. Preferred suppliers, who provide field representation to
most stores, deliver direct as required.

ARL’s large buying power  also provides us with the ability for to create house brands and exclusive product lines. Read more here