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The lessons we can learn from Canada and Amazon

Prime Australia launched with more benefits than any other country.
It’s no secret that Amazon is coming to Australia. Local retailers should not underestimate the scale of the disruption ahead, but they’re also in the fortunate position of being able to learn from overseas experiences.  To date, so much of the analysis has focused on the retail destruction that swept America in recent years. However, Australia’s experience is more likely to follow Canada, than the US. There are many parallels between Australia and Canada: Our populations are similar in s