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The 1-10-100 Rule of Data Quality for E-Commerce Retailers

E-commerce retailers depend on accurate sales data, invoicing and customer address data as much as they rely on well-maintained websites and delivery vehicles. To stay healthy you need to immunise your business against contamination from bad data. The 1-10-100 rule explains why.

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Aussie Shoppers Show Renewed Loyalty to Small Retailers

The latest research from online marketplace eBay reveals that Australian consumer loyalty is alive and well, with one in five online shoppers confirming they will actively seek out smaller Australian sellers as international competition heats up.

Woolworths Phases Out Plastic Bags

Woolies and Coles Ban Plastic Bags

On Friday, Australian supermarket giants Woolworths and Coles announced it will no longer offer single-use lightweight plastic shopping bags across its entire store networks in Australia, which has been met with praise from environmental bodies.

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Bellamy Gets Another Blow

Australian infant milk maker and online retailer, Bellamay, suffered its second blow this last week after the recent acquisition of its Victorian canning facility had its Chinese licence suspended.

Consumer Demand for Seamless online Shipping

Consumer Demand for Seamless Shipping

New research from Temando indicates that Australian retailers are technologically unprepared for the growing toll shipping is taking on their bottom line – as competition heats up between local retailers and the influx of international retailers like Amazon.