Alibaba’s IACC membership has been suspended amid threats of a member walkout and allegations of conflicts of interest directed at the coalition president.
Aussie online grocers ShopWings and Grocery Butler have merged operations, with the combined entity operating under the ShopWings brand.
Online creative marketplace Redbubble has completed its initial public offering, with a market capitalisation at listing is $267 million.
A recent report from GFK Global, which surveyed 23,000 shoppers, busts a few myths and delivers some surprising insights into the drivers of online purchase decision-making.
The Federal Government plans to extend the GST to cover any online purchases from any overseas retailer turning over more than $75,000 in Australia. But some industry figures are sceptical.
Gucci has become the second high-profile brand, after Michael Kors, to abandon the IACC as a result of Alibaba’s membership.
Amazon has inked a deal with Atlas Air for the lease and operation of 20 Boeing 767 cargo jets, further expanding out its air cargo delivery capacity.
Alibaba’s Q4 results show a strong finish to its fiscal year, with revenue up nearly 40 percent year-on-year, despite the slowdown in the Chinese economy.
Aussie payments solution Afterpay has listed on the ASX, raising $25 million to fund its growth, including an in-store rollout of its current online product.