On the eve of the world’s biggest online shopping festivals – Singles Day in China, Black Friday and Cyber Monday in the US and UK, what global trends are emerging that are being adopted by Australian retailers?
Myer says it’s set to accelerate its commitment to digital by bringing Android Pay and Apple Pay to Myer via the Myer’s new credit card.
Amazon is on the top of Australian retailer’s minds as the Christmas shopping peak period nears, and with subdued household spending – the outlook in the industry is gloomy and retailer’s confidence is down.
This month global payments provider Square has offered Australian retailers the chance to dramatically improve the checkout process, one that is set to disrupt retail.
Renowned for it stylish customisable courts shoes, heels and demure sandals, Shoes of Prey is ramping up its customer offering with the online shoe retailer now turning to the booming athleisurewear market.
An increasing amount of marketing resources are being directed to digital platforms. But don’t overlook some traditional business functions, ones that are valuable from a marketing standpoint.
This week, eBay celebrates 18 years in Australia, with the online marketplace recognising the milestone with the release of a raft of data on online shopping over the journey, and the launch of eBay Image Search in Australia.
As part of its ongoing board renewal program, Myer has today announced that Garry Hounsell will join Myer as a non-executive director and deputy chairman, replacing Paul McClintock.
Modern retailers need the tools and technology to cater to their customers in innovative ways, and in the case of Beatdisc Record’s Pete Curnovic, versatility is key.
Ozsale has opened its first store on the Northern Beaches of Sydney, following the success it has seen in its physical stores in New Zealand. With this in mind, it was logical to replicate the lessons learnt in NZ, in Australia.