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Software & systems

Software & systems Archives

Amazon readies to launch Australia’s biggest warehouse ever this year

The centre is Amazon’s second in Western Sydney, and will be able to hold up to 11 million items.

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.

Why H&M is calling this virtual pop-up book its “most innovative” event

The fashion giant has marked the launch of its latest designer collab with a virtual event unlike any other.

AI and social justice: Hack Games 2021 reveals the future of retail

Finalists battled it out on Friday to pitch a solution that would enhance the experience of human touch with the use of ...

IGA teams with DoorDash in grocery delivery

The service, which promises delivery within as little as 45 minutes, will see more than 1600 products listed on DoorDash...

Accelerate and innovate: How Woolies, Decathlon were pushed by the pandemic to invest in tech

From scan-and-go to e-stores and warehouse robots, here are some of the cool initiatives that major retailers have launc...

Storevolution: Towards a highly adaptable, future-ready retail environment

We are only on the eve of a massive transformation.

Why your customers really are the power behind your business

It takes trust and experience to become comfortable with shopping online especially if you are new to it.

How Lancome’s new virtual pop-up is ‘the next big thing’ in beauty tech

The luxury beauty brand’s virtual flagship merges the worlds of science, beauty and technology.

How Solbari is using AI to extend beyond sun protection to melanoma detection

Sun protection company Solbari is using AI technology to help its customer base detect skin cancer.
Inside Retail & Podium

How online reviews can help you reach new customers

As online reviews gain popularity with consumers, they should gain priority with you too.
AuMake executive chairman Keong Chan

How AuMake is using social e-commerce to drive connections with local brands

AuMake looks to Chinese social e-commerce trends to connect Aussie brands with Asian buyers.

How City Chic’s IT team contributes to its omnichannel success

Ensuring stores have a solid internet connection is harder than it sounds in a world of BNPL and click-and-collect.

Solving Christmas delivery dilemmas

Many local companies risk their reputation on delivery services that fall short in communication, visibility, care, and ...
Cue Clothing CIO Shane Lenton

How Cue is bringing the best of online to its physical stores

Video stylists and multichannel wishlists are changing how the retailer sells to customers.

Catch Group launching autonomous picking robots to boost online capabilities

Investment will allow the business to pack an additional 2000 orders per hour.
Image of a mobile phone using augmented reality

Kmart just launched an AR tool. But do customers really use them?

AR seems perpetually stuck on the list of tech trends to watch. That could be about to change.
Image of a Domino's delivery being dropped off

Domino’s will now call customers two minutes before their pizza arrives

The new feature will benefit both customers and Domino's staff.

Dan Murphy’s unveils number plate recognition drive-thru service

Drive-thru cameras can recognise the number-plate once the vehicle arrives at the bay.

Woolworths invests in online shopping tech company

Longtail UX has raised $2.25 million from Woolworths' venture capital arm and homewares giant Global Retail Brands.