Nicole Vanderbilt, Country Manager for arts and craft website Etsy, talks to Power Retail about the company’s plans for expansion in 2013.
Pureplay online retail venture, Appliance Sales Direct began as an experiment in selling direct-to-market via the internet. One year on and the model is proving popular among local and overseas manufacturers.
Australian surfwear e-tailer SurfStitch is gunning toward an ambitious 500-brand target online for 2013, reaching a 400-brand milestone this month.
Cloud solutions provider, Rackspace Hosting has announced its Australian data centre is open for business, joining a list of international locations.
A recent study, conducted by Marin Software, reveals that Australian advertisers pay as much as five times more on average in CPC rates than in many other nations.
Fast-growth pureplay footwear retailer StyleTread has been sold outright to the Melbourne-based owners of a number of footwear brands.
As the offer of free shipping and free returns tempts more consumers to buy online, the rate of returns is increasing towards 50% in the UK.
OzSale has confirmed that it plans to list on the ASX within six months, and the move may trigger a flurry of activity among online retail pureplays.
The outcome of the US FTC investigation of Google equates to little more than a slap on the wrist for a tech giant whose motto is ‘don’t be evil’.
Greater regulation for the e-commerce industry in the UK is being called for following a spike in delivery issues during the recent Christmas period.