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VIDEO: How Lovehoney is serving customers with disabilities

VIDEO: How Lovehoney is serving customers with disabilities

Global sex toy retailer Lovehoney recently announced a partnership with Handi, a start-up focusing on creating products for the disability community.  “We’re so excited and proud to be working with Han...
Dutch pureplay VidaXL ramping up Australian operations
Kmart launches on Catch marketplace today
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VIDEO: GRRL founder talks strength over size

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Can at-home beauty services survive beyond the pandemic?

Home hair colour brands confident that DIY beauty services are here to stay.

A plea to customers: ‘Tis the season to cut us some slack

Before you whip out your phone to write up a negative review of a retailer, think twice.

Supermarkets, watch out. The gig economy is coming for your online shoppers

Southeast Asian ride-hailing company Grab is taking on grocery retailers with the launch of a delivery-only supermarket....

Q&A: How Vinomofo has built a community in Singapore

Even during the pandemic, this Aussie wine retailer has continued to grow its tightknit customer base of ‘mofos’ in Sing...

Opinion: Is the future of retail in AI? (co-written with AI)

It's time retailers got on board, or they'll risk being left behind.

Smashing stereotypes: Lovehoney partners with disability start-up Handi

The two businesses plan to open up society's conversations around disability and sexuality with their new collaboration.
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From the source: Mike Halligan, Scratch Pet Food

Mike Halligan, co-founder of subscription online retailer Scratch Pet Food, shares why you can’t always trust what you r...

Tinyme named Online Retailer of the Year for the second year running

The industry's leaders were celebrated at last night's Online Retailer INdustry Awards.

VIDEO: Here’s how we created Australia’s 20 Coolest Retailers list

Listen to the judges' debrief on how they decided who made the cut this year.

Beginning Boutique launches swimwear range made from fishing nets

Recycled fishing nets and plastic bottles have been converted into a sustainable swimwear range.

Second life: How The Archive Place is changing the designer fashion game

This Aussie start-up sells out-of-season luxury and designer pieces to customers.

Analysis: What Singles Day says about the future of retail

It's the Godzilla of sales - and here's what the rest of the global retail indust can learn from it.

Australian online travel fashion store, Maison De Voyage launches

New retailer aims to become Australia’s preeminent destination for sourcing unique, chic luxury vacation attire and acce...

Why major backers are helping this start-up make refillables sexy

Investment for this start-up has come through from the founders of Atlassian and Koala.

Alibaba reportedly looking to invest in online fashion retailer Farfetch

Shares of London-based Farfetch jumped about 16% to $32.59 following the news.