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Power Retail is Australia's news and information resource for the online and multichannel retail community, catering for all levels of business from loungeroom start-ups to established multichannel powerhouses. We aim to inspire and provide value to online retailers, and we exist to help bridge the knowledge gap between what is being done and what can be done in the online retail space in Australia.

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Brauz Secures Additional $1m Funding global growth

Brauz Secures Additional $1m Funding

Personalised retail app, Brauz, has announced an additional $1 million in funding from investors just four months since its launch in the App Store, with plans to expand further with globally reach.

Citi bank Partners with Amazon

Citi Bank Partners with Amazon

Citi bank in Austraila has partnered with global e-commerce giant Amazon. From today, Aussie Citi credit card holders can use their rewards points for eligible purchases on Amazon.com.

Munro Footwear Group Acquires Fusion Retail Brands

Munro Footwear Group Acquires Fusion Retail Brands

Munro Footwear Group today finalised its biggest acquisition to date of Fusion Retail Brands. The Group’s strength in product development with Fusion’s retail footprint and sourcing capabilities will increase its scale and market penetration.

Microsoft store Launches Virtual eBay Store

Microsoft Store Launches Virtual eBay Store

Microsoft Store has announced the expansion of its retail footprint down under, opening its (virtual) doors to eBay Australia’s 11.3 million monthly visitors, with the launch of the Microsoft Store on eBay.

Alibaba Doubling Down in Southeast Asia increases lazada stake investment

Alibaba Doubling Down in Southeast Asia

Alibaba Group has announced this week that it will invest approximately USD1 billion to increase its stake in Southeast Asian e-commerce platform, Lazada Group, from 51% to approximately 83%.

Australia Post Appoints New CEO christine holgate

Australia Post Welcomes New CEO

Australia Post has announced that ex Blackmores CEO Christine Holgate will be its new managing director and Group CEO, succeeding Ahmed Fahour who will step down next month following seven-and-a-half years in the role.