RetailMeNot, Australian-owned multi-million dollar coupon website, acquired by US-based online coupon and deals based marketplace, WhaleShark Media.
Kogan puts buying power back into the hands of the consumer with the launch of Kogan LivePrice. In a world first the online retailer will enable customers to take advantage of lower prices before products hit the shelves.
Online behavioural testing presents businesses with a fool-proof way in which to target consumers. However, with key advertising industry bodies set to develop rules to regular online behavioural targeting – what will the impact be on this practice?
Recently launched search engine Blekko targets product search marketing, with the aim to provide a safer online shopping experience for visitors.
The recently released MYOB Business Monitor indicates that SME retailers have had a challenging year, with rising interest rates, election uncertainty and competition from international competitors. Tim Reed, MYOB CEO advises retailers to head online to grow business opportunities.
As a result of the current consumer-friendly climate, Australian online retail is set to experience its best Christmas ever.
Cyber Monday is an industry-driven, dedicated online shopping day in the US to capitalise on the Black Friday retail mania around Thanksgiving weekend. Would it/could it work in Australia? Have your say.
Kiva Systems have developed a system to automate order fulfillment, which increases productivity and accuracy of orders. Perhaps one of the factors giving Zappos its edge, as an online retail leader.
Is Google taking on the daily deals space? Rumour has it the search engine giant has purchased daily deals megasite, Groupon.
A Getprice survey has revealed that carparking and long queues are the top frustrations for consumers as they head into the Christmas season – a prime opportunity for online retailers to reinforce the ease of this channel.