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Benefits of pureplay outweigh marketplaces, retailers say

Retail leaders recently debated the pros and cons of selling on marketplaces. Here’s what they had to say.

The Iconic pledges to help clothe flood-impacted Australians

And, the business is now calling on further brands in its greater network to encourage further donations.

How iHerb has quietly become a health and beauty e-commerce giant

The e-commerce boom has seen iHerb win over consumers with its eco-friendly, naturals range.

Amazon calls on India not to alter e-commerce investment rules – sources

Amazon asked the Indian government on Thursday not to change e-commerce foreign investment rules until investigations in...

Meet the Aussie women making beauty more inclusive

Offering foundations to suit all skin tones sounds like a no-brainer. Here's why progress has been so slow

Beauty junkies unite: The thinking behind Adore Beauty’s new loyalty program

Increasing customer loyalty is a no-brainer. But launching a loyalty program is harder than it looks.

Fusion footwear brand Cole Haan launches online in Australia

The US-based footwear brand is well known for its fusion of classic, professional shoe styles with sneaker-based perform...

How bots are driving a transformation in customised beauty

Customised beauty is becoming increasingly important to online shoppers, and beauty bots are filling the gap.

Online retailers to boost budget in 2021 following strong year: Research

CouriersPlease's research finds e-commerce players are gearing up to grow this year.

The great accelerator: How The Iconic navigated 2020

The rise of online shopping in 2020 was a double-edged sword, with some retailers struggling to meet the surge in digita...

VIDEO: How Andie is taking the pain out of swimsuit shopping

From poor fit to high prices, here's how the founder of Andie is fixing the experience of buying a bathing suit.

Online retailer The Nile weighs up public listing after $2.5m raise

The business appointed Bell Potter and RBC Capital Markets to investigate a “potential pathway toward public markets”.
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Online retail grew 44.3 per cent since Jan 2020: AusPost

More than 5.2 million households shopped online in January - 25 per cent more than the year prior.
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Kogan triples net profit during December half, active customers pass 3 million

The result comes after months of growth due to the sustained shift online brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Poshmark has just launched in Australia and says it’s “only the beginning”

Fresh off a listing on the NASDAQ, this US-based platform has big international expansion plans.