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E-commerce

What to expect from Flipkart’s Big Billion Days sale this year
Big Billion Days is unofficial start of India’s busiest shopping period. Image: Bigstock
Supply chain

What to expect from Flipkart’s Big Billion Days sale this year

Last week, Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart announced it was hiring an additional 70,000 supply chain workers ahead of its Big Billion Days event, which serves as the unofficial start of the busy shopping peri...
Premier Retail looking to exit 350 stores in Australia and New Zealand
Shopify data stolen by “rogue” employees
Amazon to launch luxury stores
Zara-owner Inditex posts $315 million half year loss despite second quarter rebound

E-commerce Archives

Premier Retail looking to exit 350 stores in Australia and New Zealand

Online could be the channel of choice for Premier Retail in the short term.
Walmart male model dressed in Free Assembly
Omnichannel

Are fashionistas still too snobby to shop at Walmart?

The US retail giant is hoping its range of trendy staples will win over fashionistas, and it might just have the winning...
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Marketplace

Opinion: Can Amazon Prime live up to its hype in Australia and New Zealand?

In the US, Prime is part of the culture and way of life. It’s not that way in our little corner of the world yet, but I ...

Victoria drives biggest month in Australian e-commerce history: AusPost

August's online sales were up 5.8 per cent on April 2020 - the previous largest period.

Shopify data stolen by “rogue” employees

Less than 200 merchants have had order details stolen, according to Shopify.
a woman with blonde hair wearing a red dress
Omnichannel

From the races to the lounge: How Forever New is switching gears

The brand has observed how shoppers have changed lately and launched new initiatives to suit their lifestyle.

Booktopia sales spike 28 per cent as lockdown feeds book lovers

Bookseller shipped 30,000 items a day in FY20.
Image of the Flipkart app on a smartphone
Supply chain

What to expect from Flipkart’s Big Billion Days sale this year

Experts predict the event will be bigger than ever before, and that could be a problem for delivery.
Image of Martin Matthews wearing a Castlegrade facemask
Pureplay

Why this face mask is better than the rest

Former Brand Collective CEO Martin Matthews is behind the Australian launch of CastleGrade.
Thinx period proof underwear
Sustainability

Code red: Why fem care brands are getting real about periods

Innovative players are making themselves heard in the increasingly competitive period care category.
Store tech

It’s time for the joy to return to retail

Now more than ever, brands need to be on a constant mission to inject some joy back into retail to serve and support aud...
Oscar de la Renta fashion show
Marketplace

What Amazon’s luxury platform means for brands

High-end fashion and beauty brands can showcase their collections in a new "elevated" environment on the app.
Image of a person picking up a pair of glasses

Oscar Wylee lied about charity donations, Federal Court rules

Eyewear retailer fined $3.5 million for misleading customers.

Online spend to change “beyond this pandemic”: GlobalData

Thousands of Australians have been pushed online for the first time during the Covid-19 pandemic, which is beginning to ...

Amazon to launch luxury stores

The company said more brands will launch at Luxury Stores in coming weeks and seasons.

Zara-owner Inditex posts $315 million half year loss despite second quarter rebound

Fashion business saw strong sales growth after Covid-19 restrictions relaxed.
Image of wellness products from The Iconic

The Iconic launches wellness portal

Fashion and sportswear marketplace The Iconic has launched a wellness destination, offering customers’ favourite self-ca...
Tint co-founder Djordje Dikic wearing a black blazer and smiling.
Pureplay

From the source: Tint, Djordje Dikic

Here's how the online retailer is transforming the way Australians buy paint.
99 Bikes

99 Bikes cruises towards growth as bicycle sales pick up speed

In 2007, 99 Bikes opened its first bicycle shop in Brisbane. Thirteen years later, it now operates 49 stores across Aust...
Sustainability

How Barcelona Bridal Week is going digital

Valmont Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week launches app to online stream event for the first time.