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Store tech

It’s time for the joy to return to retail
Interior of Missguided store. Image: Dalziel and Pow.
Store tech

It’s time for the joy to return to retail

In today’s world, safety has quickly become a key driver of consumer behaviour. But with a heightened focus on hygiene and social distancing measures, the post-Covid shopping experience runs the risk of aliena...
David Jones launches Flower Show
Inside Nike’s latest House of Innovation
How Covid is changing the game for experiential retail
Here’s why Gen Z hates your store

Store tech Archives

Kids jumping in the Kid Pod at the Nike House of Innovation store

Inside Nike’s latest House of Innovation

The sportswear giant's newest store in Paris focuses on offering customers a digitally-powered in-store experience.
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...

David Jones launches Flower Show

David Jones has introduced virtual guided tours led by horticulture experts, with behind-the-scenes content to be made a...
Group of teenage girls
Store tech

Here’s why Gen Z hates your store

Retailers must take note of the changing values and expectations of Generation Z before it comes into its full economic ...
Nike Rise store
Store tech

How Covid is changing the game for experiential retail

It may be some time before customers feel safe coming back to stores, but online shopping doesn’t have to be dull and fu...

Brosa launches second bricks-and-mortar showroom

Online retailer pushes further into bricks and mortar.

Sonos files for IPO

Sonos bets future on the Sonic Internet; driven by voice assistants and music streaming.

Amazon expands local offering with music, voice launches

Retail giant in first expansion since launch.

Apple’s sales dip again

Tech giant reports a surprise fall in second quarter.

Dick Smith sites prove hard to sell

Over half of former electronics retailer's sites still empty in NZ, after lack of national brand demand.

Gold Coast centre launches VR Halloween initiative

Shopping centre introduces augmented reality Halloween Hunt.
Store tech

From shopping centre to exploratorium

An inside look at one of the most most profound rethinks of the shopping centre experience to be seen anywhere in the wo...

JB Hi-Fi lifts full-year profit

Electronics retail giant boosted by better sales on computers following the closure of Dick Smith stores.
Store tech

From zero to launch

How a small Australian retailer is starting to see the light as it pushes to break into the lucrative US market.

The Internet of Things and retail

How the Internet of Things will change retail and life as we know it.

Newegg expands online reach in Australia

Online electronics retailer expands online presence in Australia.

Apple’s consecutive revenue drop

Apple sells more iPhones than expected but revenue continues downwards trajectory.
Store tech

Have we finally seen the light on beacons?

Are retailers and shopping centre operators utilising beacon technology in the most strategic and sensible manner to inc...

ADVERTORIAL: Augmented reality for retailers

How augmented reality and beacons aid customer experience and sales.

Electronics sector failing to make the grade

Report says big name electronics company's failing to minimise 'child labour and exploitation' across supply chain.