Prinitha Govender

Prinitha is the Editor of Power Retail. She has an editorial background in digital and newspaper publishing, news and sports presenting and reporting, as well as PR in politics. Prinitha is passionate about health and wellbeing, loves adventure and enjoys a bit of retail therapy to complement her personal style.

Prinitha’s Articles

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Stars of Online Retail Shine at All Star Bash

You told us you wanted a party, and apparently we know how to throw one! In its second year running, the best of the best in Australian e-commerce were honoured at Power Retail’s All Star Bash awards ceremony tonight, held in Melbourne. 

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How Did Outperforms in its Half Year?

Pureplay outperformed in the six months to December 2016, with a net profit after tax of $3.7 million, not only beating its full year prospectus forecast of $2.5 million, but beating rivals Amazon and Alibaba in its dividend payout.

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JB-Hi-Fi Defence Plan Against Amazon in Australia

Last week JB Hi-Fi announced its record half year net profit after tax of $125 million, that’s a 31.7 percent increase. Despite this, analysts are unsure of the retailer’s long term prospects. The company says it will focus more on its online retail store.

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Amazon Could Shake Up Australian Retailers

New research conducted by Nielsen reveals that 75 percent of Australians aged over 18 are interested to buy from Amazon’s Australian website, with 56 percent likely to buy. Setting up shop in Australia could shake things up!

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David Jones to Launch New Online Retail Platform

David Jones presented its half-year financial results last night, with its profit climbing just 1.6% to $106 million. As part of a turnaround plan, the department chain says it will be launching its new online retail store and a sophisticated new loyalty program later this year.

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Myer Shop Straight From the Catwalk Online

In a global first, Myer teamed up with Twitter to be the first department store anywhere to leverage live 360 video on Twitter, to broadcast its Autumn Winter Fashion Launch, where customers could ‘see now-buy now’ via its online store.