Consolidation of brands, revamped sales channels and an overhaul of the supply chain are measures Billabong will be taking in the next few years as it builds on its first profit in three years.
A Monash research project into Westfield’s Searchable Mall has produced telling proof of the influence online activity can have on sales, both online and offline.
Multinational jewellery retailer Blue Nile is opening its first bricks-and-mortar store.
Supermarket Woolworths will be rolling out beacons across all 254 of its click-and-collect enabled stores, in the wake of a successful customer trial with the technology.
After a gainful 2014 saw it enter four new countries, Swedish retailer H&M have announced plans to launch their online offering in nine new countries this year.
Neilsen data suggests that two thirds of connected Australians used their smartphones for shopping related activities this past festive season, in a study that exposes just how large a role mobile devices have in modern retail.
Tennis fans have been given a taste of the future of vending machines as the Australian Open enters its first week.
In the wake of the public getting a better look at the upcoming Apple Watch, a new study has found that nearly half of wearable device owners want to be able to pay for in-store purchases with them.
GameStop is trialling new geo-fencing and beacon applications to better engage with in-store customers.
Woolworths’ trial dark supermarket in Sydney’s suburbs has proven a success, with new sites in Brisbane and Melbourne up for consideration.