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James Packer to Invest in Deals Direct

The group buying market is enjoying interest from major investors with James Packer’s Ellerston Capital close to finalising a deal with Deals Direct. The industry’s high-growth trajectory is also attracting attention from overseas.

EBay to Acquire GSI Commerce

Online marketplace eBay announces buyout of GSI Commerce, a major provider of e-commerce and interactive marketing services. The move sets eBay closer to its goal of becoming the “global commerce partner of choice” for the retail industry.

Top tips for Xmas trading online

Are you ready for Christmas trading online? Martin Newman, CEO of Practicology, shares an awesome checklist to help online retailers make the most of the busiest shopping season.

The Benefits of User-Generated-Content Part One: Search

If it isn’t already, User Generated Content (UGC) should be high on the list of things for online retailers to investigate, initiate and integrate into their e-commerce stores. Why? E-commerce experts are touting UGC as the next step for retailers looking to improve their discoverability and increase engagement with customers. Not only is UGC great […]