Grant Arnott

Grant Arnott is Senior Editor of Power Retail, Australia's number one news and information resource for online and multichannel retailers. Grant has a specialist business publishing background spanning more than a decade, and contributes regularly to a multitude of print and digital business media. Follow Grant on Twitter and Google+ or connect with him through LinkedIn

Grant’s Articles

Carrefour Bets Big On Digital

French supermarket giant Carrefour, regarded as a slow adopter of e-commerce, has announced a $4 billion plus five year strategy to leverage the boom in online grocery shopping before Amazon takes over.

Amazon.com.au Website Review

Amazon.com.au Website Review

The much-anticipated launch of Amazon in Australia has arrived – Power Retail takes a first look at what the new Amazon.com.au has to offer.

Catch and Lux Do a Mega Deal

Catch and Lux Do a Mega Deal

Move over AFL Trade Week, time for Etail Trade Week. The Catch Group and Lux Group have done the ultimate mega-swap in a huge e-commerce business transaction.

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Offshore Online Shopping Surges

After slowing down markedly since 2012, Aussie online shoppers are spending big again with international stores. Current transactional data shows an alarming trend for local retailers.

Sears closes Canada stores

Sears Checks Out

After a nightmarish decade of pain for one of North America’s most recognised retail brands, Sears is hitting another hard wall as it throws in the towel on its Canadian operations. The Amazon effect claims another victim.