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Top online retailers in 2020 for Christmas Quarter

Which online site was the most popular over the Christmas quarter (Q4) you may ask? The top online stores have been revealed. Electronics, bargain sites...

Latest lockdown, ‘devastating blow’ for retailers

Retail associations unanimously agree that the latest Covid-19 lockdown in Victoria, is a ‘devastating blow’ for the retail industry. The National Retail Association’s (NRA) CEO,...

Pact Group completes acquisition of Flight Plastics

Pact Group has acquired New Zealand’s only packaging manufacturer with integrated PET recycling capability. The acquisition of Flight is part of Pact’s plan to lead...

Staff working from home shows productivity increase

More business owners noticed a productivity increase from staff working at home, rather than a productivity decrease. The January Sensis Business Index shows that 18%...

Retailers focus on sales over marketing in 2021

E-commerce has proven that it’s a huge factor for driving business, especially throughout 2020. A significant number of Aussies (84%) now shop online, with a...

Retailers advised to make contactless moves

It may come as no surprise, that following Covid-19, 60% of Aussie shoppers are more likely to purchase and collect goods without human contact. Additionally,...

New tech to improve retail business by Square

Square for Retail is a custom-built point of sale system, designed specifically for complex needs of the retail industry in Australia. It's currently being rolled...

Top 5 trickiest items to pack

Lunar New Year is one of the busiest times for e-commerce across Asia, which means FedEx becomes increasingly busy with festival orders. With such a...

New President at Hanes Australasia

(Feature image: Tanya Deans) Hanes Australasia has appointed Tanya Deans as President, starting 8 February 2021. Ms Deans will succeed David Bortolussi, who announced his departure...

Taking care of business with Vend Reporter

Retail productivity and intelligence platform, Vend is releasing Vend Reporter. It’s a mobile iOS app for iPhone or iPad that allows retailers to keep track...

New Frucor Suntory Chief Transformation Officer

James Houston has been announced as the new Chief Transformation Officer at Frucor Suntory. Mr Houston has been with Frucor Suntory for more than three...

Covid-19 influences back-to-school prep

Half of Aussie shoppers intend to purchase many back-to-school necessities from their local supermarkets. “The recent Shopper Study indicates that shoppers remain financially cautious due...
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