Put Officeworks to work as your partner in business.
Officeworks is here to support you with their trusted range of over 40,000 products, business services and specialist advice to keep your business up and running and help you get back to what you do best.
As a valued member of Australian Gift & Homewares Association (AGHA), by signing up to an Officeworks 30-day business account, you can enjoy exclusive business pricing* and benefits.
• 30-day business account *subject to approval
• Exclusive business pricing *for selected lines of products
• Dedicated website with exclusive pricing for Australian Gift & Homewares Association members
• Easy online ordering
• Flexible delivery – online and in store
• A single source for all your office needs
How to access this benefit: To find out more and register for a 30-day business account, contact AGHA via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1300 441 384 with your member number handy and we will put you in contact with Officeworks.
Retail Property Marketplace
Retail Property Marketplace is the official AGHA Retail Leasing & Property Partner.
Retail Property Marketplace is the event where retail and leisure brands meet and network with a diverse range of property agents, landlords, shopping centre owners, franchise operators, fit out services and technology providers to discuss their leasing and property requirements.
Held annually in Sydney & Melbourne, the event format is stripped-back for optimum effectiveness and designed to create a level playing field. Exhibitors and retailers meet, network, exchange market insight and requirements, set up deals, then leave in a better, more-connected position than before they went in.
There is no other more cost-effective and time-efficient way to find your next retail locations.
• 1 x free Retailer Pass to Retail Property Marketplace
• One day of 1-to-1 meetings, pre-booked through your personal meeting scheduler
• Refreshments throughout the day
• 1 x Ticket to Networking Drinks Reception (4pm-6pm)
How to access this benefit
• Melbourne – 21 June 2023 @ The Timber Yard
• Sydney – 14 September 2023 @ Overseas Passenger Terminal
ezyCollect is a full stack Accounts Receivables automation and Debtor Management platform that transforms business’ cashflow & automates the order to cash cycle. The product suite covers AR automation and workflows, integrated payments, credit risk scoring and digital credit applications. ezyCollect is trusted by B2B companies worldwide and manages over $1 billion in receivables.
ezyCollect streamlines cash flow & debtor management for businesses with an automated AR platform with integrated digital payments and b2b credit scores. It’s a fully automated solution that untangles the complex and often manual accounts receivable function.
Businesses with ezyCollect get paid faster – we looked at 208 businesses before and after using ezyCollect, and their overdue receivables were reduced by 43% six months after starting with ezyCollect.
– 20% discount on Subscription Fees (*up to $2040 per year, per client depending on the value of the deal).
– Complimentary 2-hour AR Consulting session for new business (RRP: $199).
Tyro are the champions for better business banking. In 2003, our founders saw the opportunity to challenge the traditional banks by using innovative technology to offer a faster and more efficient EFTPOS payments solution to Australian businesses. In 2015, Tyro was the first business to be issued a full banking license in over a decade enabling customers to grow and streamline their business through products such as Tyro Term Deposits, a Tyro Bank Account, and Tyro eCommerce. Since then, Tyro has become Australia’s largest EFTPOS provider outside the big four1.
Tyro aims to provide value with an exclusive, competitive rate for AGHA members.
With over 300 POS/PMS partnerships, we provide tailored and integrated EFTPOS, eCommerce and banking solutions which free-up time for our customers, enabling them to be champions at what they do.
How to access these benefits
Contact us via email at email@example.com or phone 1300 441 384 with your member number handy and we will put you in contact with Tyro or click on the link to express your interest https://go.tyro.com/agha Click here for terms and conditions.
Austbrokers ABS Insurance Partner
Austbrokers ABS has been AGHA’s preferred insurance partner for over 15 years. We understand that your business is often your livelihood, that’s why we work with you to find insurance solutions to meet your needs at the value you want. Our team of qualified, reputable and experienced account managers provide technical advice on tailored products and we have access to exclusive pricing. Austbrokers ABS have a dedicated claims team that you can access easily – this means no frustrating call centres and faster results, where you will deal directly with a claims professional who will manage your claim and fight for best outcomes on your behalf.
The below are a handful of services Austbrokers ABS can provide to support you and your business:
An all-round product safeguarding your Business Assets and Public & Products Liability
A comprehensive product ensuring your vehicle is covered in the event of an accident or while the vehicle is not being driven
A product ensuring your Imports, Exports, Australian Transits & Worldwide to Worldwide sendings are adequately covered
Home & Contents
Cover for your Residential Building, Contents & Personal Valuables in the event there is loss or damage
Easy monthly instalments meaning no upfront payments
How to access these benefits
For a no obligation premium estimate of your current insurance program, call the Austbrokers ABS team on:
Austbrokers ABS Pty Ltd ACN 619 529 403 is a Corporate Authorised Representative (ASIC AR No. 1255855) of Austbrokers Sydney Pty Ltd ABN 14 061 968 090 | AFSL No. 244244
FedEx Express (trading as TNT Express) is one of Australia’s largest providers of distribution services with an extensive regional, national and international network of warehouses, sorting hubs and depots, all linked by sophisticated track and trace technology. FedEx Express pick-up and delivery network integrates distribution connection points at strategically selected locations across Australia. FedEx Express broad network means that your consignment is handled by experienced staff, from pick-up to delivery. FedEx Express aims to deliver consignments on time and in perfect condition.
FedEx Express offer highly competitive rates, proactive customer service, and are committed to service excellence.
• International air freight – express and economy
• Domestic road freight to and from anywhere in Australia
• Domestic air freight including 3kg and 5kg satchels
• Local courier services
• Taxi truck hire services
How to access these benefits: Contact Miodrag Jerkovic | National Account Executive at FedEx Express Australasia on 0439 443 011 or email firstname.lastname@example.org and quote your AGHA Member number.
Hunt & Hunt Lawyers Legal Advice
Hunt & Hunt Lawyers are one of Australia’s leading mid-sized law firms with eight offices around Australia plus one in Shanghai. We have a client base consisting of small to medium enterprises as well as major corporations, government departments and individuals. We have been Business Partners with AGHA since 2011, with our team assisting members and sharing our local, national and international knowledge to help you further your business.
AGHA members can benefit from Hunt & Hunt’s ability to provide commercial legal advice to help your business succeed.
• Consumer protection and terms of trade
• Supply, manufacturing, agency, licencing and distribution contracts
• Customs and global trade (incl. Fair Trade Agreements and rules of origin)
• Company structuring and restructuring
• Commercial leasing and all property matters
• Dispute resolution and litigation
• Mergers and acquisitions/business sale or exit
• Employment law
• Retail distribution and dealership issues including the franchising code of conduct
• Product liability
• Restrictive trade practices and other anti-competitive conduct
• Intellectual property
• Restructures and inter-generational transfers
• Corporations law and corporate governance
• Stamp duties and tax
• Hotline Service – We are pleased to provide AGHA Members with a free 30 minute initial telephone call for legal advice (excludes current matters)
• Discount – 5% discount off our usual professional fees
• Updates on legislative / case developments – we publish and present regularly to our clients and will be pleased to provide newsletters, briefings and updates on areas of interest to your business.
How to access this benefit
Contact us via email at email@example.com or phone 1300 441 384 with your member number handy and we will provide you with a legal advice form. Once completed, we will submit this to Hunt & Hunt who will be in touch, usually within 24 hours.
Google Digital Garage
AGHA has partnered with Google and the Australian Business Chamber to offer members access to the Google Digital Garage – a digital platform that provides individuals and businesses with dozens of free online courses on everything from search, social media and digital marketing in order to help your businesses grow online.
Whether you’re looking to take your first steps online or ways to boost your online performance, having a strong online presence is increasingly important for companies of all sizes. This free training platform offers guidance on all things digital.
Available Services • Maintaining a website
• Online advertising
• Social media
How to access this benefit Click hereto access Google Digital Garage from anywhere, on any device. It’s engaging content is easy to follow and can be tailored to meet your business needs.
Better HR - HR Software & HR Services
BetterHR (previously Workforce Guardian) is proud partner with the Australian Gift & Homewares Association. Trusted for over 14 years, BetterHR is a leading provider of Online HR Software, HR Advice, and HR Consulting services. As an AGHA member, you get exclusive offers and discounts on across a range of HR services and products.
FREE subscription to Online HR Software – HR Lite valued at $588 per annum:
This exclusive offer provides members access to BetterHR’s award winning online HR software. AGHA members will have their own account, their own online HR portal, plus ongoing access to the HR Lite subscription for as long as they have an active membership with AGHA. The subscription gives you online access to:
• COVID-19 Support Resources
• Employee Mobile App
• Personalised Manager Dashboard
• Employee/Personnel Records (unlimited storage)
• Time & Attendance Tracking – Timesheets, Rosters, Clock On/Off
• Set custom alerts and reminder notification for important dates
• Data Privacy and Protection
BetterHR’s online HR software was awarded Human Resource Director Magazine’s 5 Star HR Software Award.
Human Resource & Employment Law Advice: Your AGHA membership includes FREE access to HR and employment law advice by phone. Consult experienced HR consultants & qualified employment lawyers for all your HR questions and needs. Valued at $99 per call.
Employment Contracts: AGHA membership also includes FREE access to Employment Contracts. Valued $400 per contract.
Human Resource Audits & Compliance Checks: Stay ahead of compliance and employer obligations with BetterHR’s team of qualified HR experts. Get comprehensive audits and compliance checks, and receive practical steps and guidance, at a discount of $175. Request a compliance check here.
Combined Online HR Software & HR Advice Plans BetterHR’s combine software and advice subscriptions empowers business owners and managers with the system and resources for effective people management. When in doubt, for more complex HR matters, an experienced HR consultant & qualified employment lawyer will be just an email or phone call away. AGHA members get a 25% rebate on the first year of any paid subscription with up-front payment.
Human Resource Talks & Webinars: AGHA membership includes FREE access to HR talks and webinar, delivered by the BetterHR’s experienced team of HR consultants and qualified employment lawyers. Stay tuned for updates about upcoming events.
How to access this benefit:
Call 1300 560 934 to talk to the Better HR Consultants for further assistance.
OFX Foreign Exchange
OFX is an ASX listed global money transfer company that helps individuals and businesses transfer funds fast and securely to over 190 countries across 55 currencies at bank beating exchange rates.
With 7 offices around the world and over 20 years of experience they are able to offer 24/7 phone and online support ensuring that customers can transact across borders when, where and how they want.
$0 OFX transaction fees* & bank beating rates
Alternatively, contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 1300 441 384 with your member number handy and we will put you in contact with OFX.
Shop For Shops
Shop for Shops is Australia’s leading provider of shop fittings, shelving and display solutions. With four stores and warehouses in Australia and an office in Shanghai, Shop for Shops designs, manufactures and distributes quality, practical solutions to thousands of retailers and distributors each year. In addition to stocking Australia’s largest range of shop fittings, shelving and display products, Shop for Shops works with customers to create custom solutions to suit their specific needs.
From helping some of Australia’s best known retail brands implement new retail concepts across a network of stores, to providing the everyday essentials to small retailers around the country – Shop for Shops has the experience and the knowledge to help all Australian retailers and distributors.
• Shop design and installation
• Custom solutions for your store
• Clothing racks
• Shelving and display
• Fashion accessories displays
• Point of sale displays
• Mannequins and bodyforms
• Display cubes
• Signs, posters and ticketing
• Bags and wrapping
Receive Gold Pricing* – A saving of up to 56% off the recommended retail price.
*Terms & Conditions:
• Gold pricing available on the entire ‘off the shelf’ range (over 2,500 products)
• Discount does not apply to custom solutions, freight or installation
• Each member is responsible for settling their account with Shop for Shops prior to delivery (unless they are an approved 30 Day EOM Customer)
Macquarie Collections are experts in commercial and consumer debt collection. As a business owner, your cash flow can be delicately balanced and when debtors don’t pay what they owe, your financial situation can quickly suffer. With so many demands, there can understandably be little headspace left for focussing on debt collection. Fortunately, we’re here to help.
We have been leaders in the debt collection sector for over 30 years. Our team goes above and beyond to provide an exceptional personalised service. We handle the entire collection process in-house; from account managers to in-house solicitors. We’ve got a hardworking team of specialists at our disposal to handle the entire debt collection process for you.
No matter what industry you’re in or what size debt, we can help.
Special Member benefits:
• NO JOINING FEE!
• 4 FREE Solicitor Letters per month – to be used on separate debtor matters.
• EXCLUSIVE commission rate of 6.5%.
How to access this benefit
Contact us via email at email@example.com or phone 1300 441 384 with your member number handy.
** Further follow up letters and disbursements are an additional fee – ask the team for the schedule list of fees. ** Services provided are invoiced on a 30 day account. **This special is exclusive through Macquarie Collections (NSW) who provide debt collection services throughout Australia.
We are making business easier by offering a free service to help aspiring and existing business owners start, run or grow a small business in NSW.
A dedicated business concierge can provide step by step guidance and help you understand government licences and permits you need to open your business faster.
Spend less time on paperwork and more time on your business with our free service.