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Retail appointments of the week

Amazon appoints company veteran to lead bricks-and-mortar business; Dan Murphy’s boss to head M&S Food; Australia Post's...

Australian online spending has almost doubled since pre-Covid era

Metro areas recorded a 12.9 per cent increase year-on-year while regional areas recorded a 10.6-per-cent boost.

Designerex, Australia Post create high-tech solution for rental returns

The online marketplace caters to women who can rent from designer brands like Louis Vuitton, Balmain, Camilla, Zimmerman...

Coles, Aldi pledge support to flood-affected communities

Australian Red Cross acting director of Australian programs, Garry Page said that Coles’ initiative will provide teams w...

AusPost makes the most of e-commerce boom while letter volumes decline

Surging parcels and service revenue drove a healthy increase in profit for Australia Post in the December half.

Australia Post delivers 52 million parcels over Christmas period

With Omicron cases surging, 5.6 million Australian households shopped online for Christmas.

Australia Post names new retail divisional chief

Former McDonald’s Australia CEO Catriona Noble has been named as the head of Australia Post’s retail business.

Retail appointments of the week

Chanel hires former Unilever exec as global CEO; Ted Baker announces death of chairman; Kathmandu hires international GM...

AusPost hires former Google MD in new CX role

Leonie Valentine previously worked at Google, CSL and Telstra with more than 25 years of experience in sales, marketing ...

November was Australia’s biggest online sales month ever: AusPost

Throughout the weekend between Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Australia Post said it delivered 800,000 parcels.

Businesses say AusPost is “penalising” them for using eco-friendly parcels

Thousands of small business owners have signed a petition calling for Australia Post to stop “penalising” businesses tha...

Australia Post prepares for Click Frenzy rush

After a two-year period which has seen online shopping hit new levels of relevance, the delivery firm is expecting the 5...

Australia Post sets deadline for Christmas deliveries

Parcel business gears up for what it believes will be its busiest-ever festive season.

Australia Post invests in South Australia ahead of Christmas rush

Australia Post has opened its first dedicated parcel facility in South Australia in a bid to improve its business in the...

Australians ordered 1 billion parcels in 2020

“The increase in parcel shipping in Australia is no surprise,” said Pitney Bowes Japan, Australia and New Zealand countr...

Australia Post pauses e-commerce collection in Melbourne for five days

Between Friday 1 October and Wednesday 6 October, retailers in Greater Melbourne Metro will not have any new e-commerce ...

Retailers face uneven road to Christmas

With certain states opening before others, retailers will have different chances for success in the lead up to the holid...

Opinion: Australia Post’s temporary freeze is a warning of things to come

Sure, Australia Post is almost ready to resume normal operations, but in reality, back-dated online orders are likely to...

Australia Post pausing e-commerce collections this weekend

The logistics business said it had 500 staff members in necessary self-isolation which placed an increased level of pres...

AusPost lands record revenue, commits to delivering perishables long-term

Australia Post delivered record revenue in FY21 driven by increase e-commerce growth in the retail sector, hitting $8.27...