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Pureplay Archives

Booktopia seeks $43 million to go public this December

The business launched a prospectus to launch on the ASX this holiday season.

Amazon to open second Melbourne fulfilment centre

The 37,000sqm FC will more than double Amazon’s operational footprint in Victoria.

Temple & Webster sales skyrocket, eclipse FY20 in a single quarter

And the business has managed to do it while boosting customer satisfaction to record levels.

The ‘Champagne Dame’ launches Fizztopia, a digital world of bubbly beverages

Australians now can access their favourite bubblies online.
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VIDEO: Catch founder Gabby Leibovich shares his story

How the entrepreneur grew Catch into one of the country's biggest e-commerce companies.
Chowbus meal delivery app

Chowbus CEO details Australian expansion plans

A Chicago-based food delivery service with a difference is set to make its mark on Australia’s major cities.
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“Pretty wild”: Kate Morris reflects on Adore Beauty’s IPO

Why going out on investor roadshows was an “eye-opening” experience for the beauty business founder.
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How this Kiwi maternity activewear brand beat Nike to the punch

New Zealand brand Cadenshae is several steps ahead of Nike, which launched its first dedicated maternity collection, Nik...

ASOS releases its first circular fashion collection

According to the company, the launch has proven its commitments at Copenhagen Fashion Summit in 2018.
A group of diverse women with white tops and jeans on.

Video: Say hello to the world’s most inclusive brand

Universal Standard co-founder Alex Waldman discusses women’s relationships with their bodies and how the brand is empowe...

Want to understand Southeast Asian customers? Here’s how Zalora does it

It's a diverse market to tackle and in the current climate, international brands need to think before they jump, says Za...

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.

Booktopia sales spike 28 per cent as lockdown feeds book lovers

Bookseller shipped 30,000 items a day in FY20.
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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

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

Innovative players are making themselves heard in the increasingly competitive period care category.
Tint co-founder Djordje Dikic wearing a black blazer and smiling.

From the source: Tint, Djordje Dikic

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

Michael Hill officially launches new jewellery brand Medley

The pureplay digital brand features on-trend jewellery offering.

MTB Direct launches in New Zealand

Australian pureplay retailer expands to New Zealand.

Kogan sees record FY20 as proof the retail revolution is finally underway

Founder and CEO Ruslan Kogan credited the company's strong results to 15 years of preparation.

Australian luxury finds a new home on Showroom-X

The new digital concept aims to make it more economical for local luxury brands to enter China.