Australian businesses are failing to meet consumers’ shipping expectations, according to new research. Currently, only a third of Australian businesses offer next day delivery, with 13% saying they plan to offer next day delivery within the next five years.
Some Australian businesses may have discovered they were the victim of a global cyber attack when they turned on their computers on Monday morning. One local business has already been confirmed as a likely target, with two more suspected.
The world’s biggest luxury group, LVMH, is getting ready to launch 24 Sevres, a new multi-brand e-commerce platform and app, selling everything from LVMH and Dior to Gucci and Valentino – this could be a potential game-changer for the online retail luxury sector.
Myer has announced its thirds quarter FY2017 sales results – while the department chain’s total sales were down by 3.3%, it reported strong and pleasing online sales growth of 36%.
How will the 2017 Federal Budget unveiled this week impact the online retail sector in Australia? Industry experts have their say.
Luxury accessories and lifestyle brand, Coach, has announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Kate Spade in a total transaction value worth US $2.4 billion.
Retailers should stop putting their product first, and think about the customer experience as their primary goal, sats Disrupt Sports founder and CEO, Gary Elphick. “NPS not $$.”
After four years as a pureplay online retailer, Yellow Octopus has opened its first bricks and mortar store in Moorabbin, Victoria, one that will provide a high level of customer service and introduce in-store tech solutions.
Juicy Couture says it’s going through a “notable growth spurt” and is rethinking its British business operations. The brand will close all UK stores and operate an online only model there.
Woolworths’ third quarter results are in and it looks like the grocery giant is lifting its game with a 4.5% increase in food sales to $9.3 billion, comparable to the same time last year, and online sales are up by a sizeable 20%.