Gerry Harvey


Internet economy set to nearly double in G20 nations

3:20PM | Tuesday, 20 March 2012 |  The internet economy will grow by more than 10% annually for the next four years in G20 nations, new research shows, with online retail, banking, advertising and IT services set to thrive.

Harvey Norman’s new GST-free site gives franchisees the jitters

12:50AM | Friday, 23 December 2011 |  Franchisors should seek advice from their franchisees to ensure long-term sustainability, an expert says, after Harvey Norman began selling games on a GST-free website.

Gerry Harvey to launch second online store, targets $100 million revenue in three years

4:51PM | Wednesday, 27 April 2011 |  Retail giant Gerry Harvey says that he intends to turnover $100 million from his new site within the next two to three years.

THE NEWS WRAP: Gerry Harvey admits new website will be competing with his franchised outlets

4:11AM | Wednesday, 27 April 2011 |  Harvey Norman chairman Gerry Harvey has admitted that he will be competing with his franchised outlets with the brand’s new Big Buys website.

Online rivals slam Harvey over eCommerce

4:00AM | Friday, 1 April 2011 |  Online retail rivals have hit out at Gerry Harvey’s claim there is little money to be made online, arguing large retailers moving online face a different set of challenges to smaller ones.

Retail Coalition campaign revs up

1:18PM | Monday, 17 January 2011 |  The Retail Coalition is to issue documents to ASIC to incorporate its activities, enabling it to hire staff and ramp up its campaign to remove the GST tax-free threshold for goods bought online.

THE NEWS WRAP: Harvey claims to be the target of “vicious and hateful” media attacks

1:07AM | Friday, 7 January 2011 |  Gerry Harvey has said that he will back away from the campaign to impose GST on online sales after claiming to be the target of “vicious and hateful” attacks via social media and talkback radio.

THE NEWS WRAP: Government launches inquiry into domestic retail market

12:20AM | Monday, 20 December 2010 |  The Federal Government has launched an inquiry into the impact of globalisation on the domestic retail market.

THE NEWS WRAP: Ruslan Kogan goes head-to-head with Gerry Harvey over China-based website

12:06AM | Tuesday, 7 December 2010 |  Kogan says he will call the bluff of Harvey Norman and Myer over China-based websites.