Country Road has partnered with Facebook to reveal conversion data from its recent multichannel digital advertising campaign, with mobile marketing driving in-store conversions.
With news that Uniqlo has closed five stores in the US, the company will reportedly refocus its attention on developing its e-commerce operations.
Custom-design handbag and accessories start-up Mon Purse has secured $3.1 million in funding and is pursuing international expansion in the US.
UK department store Debenhams is set to take up a substantial lease in St Collins Lane in Melbourne’s CBD to launch its first Australian store.
Amazon has revealed the location for its third physical bookstore, with CEO Jeff Bezos saying the company will “definitely” open more stores.
Disruptive beauty brand 3INA has opened its first Australian store and has plans to launch e-commerce operations by early 2017.
Adventure wear retailer Kathmandu has gone to the NZ High Court to recover costs associated with Briscoe Group’s failed 2015 takeover bid.
India’s largest conglomerate, Tata Group, has entered the e-commerce space launching the curated, omnichannel marketplace, Tata Cliq.
Luxury fashion house Burberry will look to social commerce as part of its turnaround strategy, in an effort to monetise its army of online followers.
According to the Franchise Relationships Institute, over 50 percent of franchisors are asleep at the wheel when it comes to their omnichannel strategies.