The outcome of the US FTC investigation of Google equates to little more than a slap on the wrist for a tech giant whose motto is ‘don’t be evil’.
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Chris is a passionate and enthusiastic e-commerce director currently focused on transitioning the Australian economy from 'mining boom to dining room'. Chris has pledged to facilitate Australian retailers into emerging markets while also educating the community via the JMC Academy.
Chris Morley set out to get his last-minute Christmas shopping completed, which only triggered a comparison between the usability of local and US websites.
Retailers are still going ape over charging GST on offshore purchases, but Chris Morley asks why no one cares that Google continues to monkey with tax avoidance.
David Jones’s latest announcement could herald significant change in Australia’s retail industry, with price harmonisation representing an initial step.
Perhaps it’s time for retail bodies and industry figures to come up with a new line, as NRA’s Executive Director Trevor Evans blames high delivery prices on GST avoidance.
Recent statements from Harvey Norman’s Director, Katie Page, makes it clear that the retailer is fed up with Australian attitudes, writes Chris Morley. Perhaps it’s time to show it the door?
There’s a secret ingredient in the recipe for retail success. The retailers that use it are becoming the Master Chefs of the industry while the rest are falling behind, according to Chris Morley.
Rumours are circulating that the Australian mining boom may not have the staying power that was originally forecast. Chris Morley asks the question, if the mining industry begins to weaken, what flow-on effects will that have on the retail sector?
Chris Morley has many years of retail experience, so it’s understandable that he gets frustrated when the Government wastes funds on collapsing industries. Where are all the retail grants?
Chris Morley might not be a retailer anymore, but his years of experience selling online means he knows what to look out for when delivering products to customers.