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[Retail trade - Daimaru : trade catalogues ephemera collected by the National Library of Australia]
Bib ID 7091954
Format BookBook [text, still image, sheet, volume]
Description folders of miscellaneous pieces. 
Series

Australian ephemera collection (Trade catalogues)

Summary

Material in the trade catalogues ephemera collection covers significant information on Australian companies, businesses, industries, manufacturers, retailers and trades, describing their services and products. This promotional literature includes catalogues, advertisements, announcements, brochures, calendars, cards, coupons, directories, flyers, handbills, labels, notices, novelty advertising, pamphlets, price lists, tokens.

Biography/History

Daimaru is a Japanese department store chain with branches all over the world. The Australian branches in Melbourne Central (in direct competition with Myer and David Jones Limited) and the Gold Coast in Australia closed in 2002 after nearly a decade of low profits.

Subjects Advertising -- Brand name products -- Australia.  |  Advertising -- Australia -- Miscellanea.  |  Business -- Australia -- Miscellanea.  |  Commercial catalogs -- Australia.  |  Industries -- Australia -- Miscellanea.  |  Retail trade -- Australia -- Miscellanea.  |  Trade literature -- Australia.  |  Australia -- Commerce -- Miscellanea.  |  Australian
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Exhibited Library's copy of Bringing the world to you: Daimaru, 1990 exhibited: “The Sell: Australian Advertising, 1790s to 1990s”, National Library of Australia, 23 November 2016 - 25 April 2017. 

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