Many RAFFWU members work in retail stores of all shapes and sizes. Whether you sell shoes, stationery or shirts, RAFFWU is the union for you.

We represent members every day, every week in dealing with disputes over rosters, wages, safety and many other issues.

If you work in retail, RAFFWU is the fighting union for you.

Apple

Apple

RAFFWU has been supporting, representing and fighting for Apple workers since we launched in late 2016. Apple has had in place an old agreement which undermines a range of working conditions. We also understand Apple has been refusing to even properly apply that agreement for some workers. Apple has agreed ...
Bakers Delight

Bakers Delight

We know that thousands of Bakers Delight workers are having their weekend, weeknight, casual and other penalty rates cut. Members have already brought these penalty rates back at some stores. For those workers who are not casual and not earning annual or sick leave, we also help fix that - ...
Big W

Big W

RAFFWU has been supporting, representing and fighting for Big W workers since we launched in late 2016.  Now Big W has agreed to negotiate a new "Enterprise Agreement". The agreement locks in core conditions which apply to Big W workers. It includes things like wages, penalty rates, casual loadings, leave, ...
Bookstores

Bookstores

RAFFWU actively represents members in bookstores every day of every week. We have members at Dymocks, Readings, Gleebooks and many other bookstores. In 2021 and 2022, we ran the landmark campaign at Better Read Than Dead in Newtown, Sydney to secure the best retail enterprise agreement in Australia. Find out ...
Bunnings

Bunnings

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, Bunnings stores across the country have remained open to the public. Bunnings has put record profits ahead of the safety and wellbeing of its team by refusing to transition to click and collect only, despite Bunnings stores regularly appearing on the list of COVID exposure ...
BWS & Dan Murphys

BWS & Dan Murphys

RAFFWU actively represents members in BWS and Dan Murphy’s every day of every week. We are a dynamic, young, growing union looking to involve members in our workplace campaigns. We have expert advocates and experienced campaigners helping members secure the best possible outcomes. Our campaigns returned the penalty rates and ...

JB Hifi

RAFFWU actively represents members in JB Hifi and The Good Guys every day of every week. RAFFWU helped members launch and run the historic safety campaign during COVID-19. Women RAFFWU members developed and ran a landmark survey to document the gendered discrimination and harrassment workers experience at work. The special ...
Kmart

Kmart

In its 2018 agreement Kmart secured from SDA: freezes to day base rates for staff; wages only 1c per hour above the absolute award minimum rates at certain times of the week; cut base rates for new staff; wider normal hours than permitted by the Award; requirement for staff to ...
Liquorland, Vintage Cellars & First Choice

Liquorland, Vintage Cellars & First Choice

RAFFWU actively represents members in Coles Liquor every day of every week. We are a dynamic, young, growing union looking to involve members in our workplace campaigns. We have expert advocates and experienced campaigners helping members secure the best possible outcomes. We represent members every day of every week in ...
Officeworks

Officeworks

Officeworks workers were without a new agreement for years. The old agreement was kept in place because Officeworks saved tens of millions of dollars every year by not paying minimum Award penalty rates. RAFFWU members exposed this dodgy behaviour in 2015 & 2016 at Coles and we know Officeworks was ...
Super Retail Group - Rebel, BCF, Macpac, Super Cheap Auto

Super Retail Group – Rebel, BCF, Macpac, Super Cheap Auto

RAFFWU actively represents members in Rebel Sports, Macpac, BCF, Supercheap Auto every day of every week. We are a dynamic, young, growing union looking to involve members in our workplace campaigns. We have expert advocates and experienced campaigners helping members secure the best possible outcomes. We represent members every day ...
Target

Target

RAFFWU actively represents members in Target every day of every week. We are a dynamic, young, growing union looking to involve members in our workplace campaigns. We have expert advocates and experienced campaigners helping members secure the best possible outcomes. We represent members every day of every week in dealing ...