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Helping retailers grow and shoppers save

By using artificial intelligence to connect CommBank’s 7.5 million digitally active customers with Australian retailers,...

Boxing Day spend tipped to hit $4bn this year

Overall, shoppers are expected to spend 22 per cent more this December relative to all other months of the year.

Imagine being able to see into the future

Gaining unique insights into consumers’ likely purchasing behaviour is now possible through the CommBank Household Spend...

Cyber Week spending stays flat on record-setting 2020: CBA

“It was great to see people out and about making the most of bargains as well as spending big online.”

The modern retail playbook: Lockdown’s over, so what’s next for e-commerce?

There’s no question that e-commerce has been a major winner for the retail industry since Covid hit.

Retail spending jumped in October as customers returned to shops

Released from lockdown, customers spent almost 10 per cent more across retail in October, said CBA.

CBA: Spending levels boom as restrictions eased last week

Spending levels for last week were, on average, 20 per cent higher than 2019 - the last year before Covid-19 impacted th...

The winners of NSW’s reopened retail: CBA

Local residents came out in force last week to help retailers big and small get back on their feet.

Retail is back, but have your customers changed?

With New South Wales-based retailers opening their doors to shoppers and Victorian businesses set to follow, Australian ...

Purebaby navigates shifting consumer behaviours

The retail sector has undergone an upheaval during the pandemic, with a dramatic shift in shopping behaviours online and...

Customers tightened wallets again in July as lockdowns kicked off

Rolling lockdowns impacted spending intentions severely, according to CBA chief economist Stephen Halmarick.

Support to see retailers through challenging times

Commonwealth Bank is committed to continue offering Covid support for businesses as they navigate their various pandemic...

Meeting ever-changing consumer needs isn’t going unnoticed

Our inaugural CommBank Consumer Insights Report examined Australians’ shopping behaviours amid the pandemic.

Understanding the consumer of 2021

Our report examined five major consumer trends brought about by the pandemic and likely to feature in 2021, making it a ...

CommBank app to gain e-commerce offer through Little Birdie partnership

Little Birdie provides users with over 70 million products to search, compare, and track.

Inaugural ‘Australian Made Week’ kicks off today

The campaign hopes to boost sales for local manufacturers and retailers, and help support businesses and communities whi...

Spending intentions up after Australians save their way through pandemic

“Spending less, saving more and paying down debt have been the big stories from this past year.”

March spending intentions surge amid Australia’s economic rebound

Stronger spending intentions on COVID-hit sectors reflect broad economic recovery and base effects, according to combine...

CommBank, BigCommerce partner to make e-commerce easier

BigCommerce vice president and general manager for APAC Shannon Ingrey said that, now more than ever, merchants need to ...

CBD spending recovery underway, says CommBank

“Small businesses in CBD areas have had it really tough over the past year but we’re seeing encouraging signs of recover...

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