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Omnichannel retail: Is it really the answer?

Often seen as the holy grail of modern retail, omnichannel may not actually deliver the value that so many expect.

Keeping up with the omnichannel shopper

Customers no longer think in terms of online and offline, so why should retailers?

Newsflash: there’s no longer a retail status quo

Contributor Nathan Bush can’t believe some people still dismiss e-commerce.

The case for swimming against the current

Why when everyone else is zigging, it’s time to zag.

The new retail acronym you need to know

ROPO, or ‘research online, purchase offline’ is the latest buzzword.

Majority of consumers still prefer in-store shopping

Sixty-three per cent of Australians prefer the bricks-and-mortar experience.

Two million households to receive first eBay catalogue

The online marketplace is encroaching on bricks-and-mortars’ territory.

The relationship between online and physical retail? It’s complicated.

What we can glean from the past Christmas trading season.

Here’s what the data says about the way we buy clothes now

The customer purchase journey is complicated.

The apocalypse has been cancelled

The death of traditional retail has been predicted with increasing grimness for years now. But the numbers and trends tell a very different story.