Thursday, February 22, 2024

GS1 launches e-commerce webinar series

GS1 Australia has announced a series of webinars for brand owners, particularly SMEs, that are interested in e-commerce.

Suitable for those currently selling via online marketplaces, or looking to, attendees will hear from keynote speaker from across the supply chain, from freight and logistics to learning how to sell products successfully online.

Upcoming webinars

The keynote speakers and topics for the first two sessions have been announced.

Creating a vision for the trusted place where Australian’s start their shopping journey

  • Wednesday, 11 August
  • 12-1pm

In this session, attendees will hear from Catch on the journey it has taken from a small business and a 200sqm warehouse in Moorabbin to becoming one of Australia’s most successful e-commerce businesses.

Find out how Catch works in partnership with GS1 Australia and how it helps sellers succeed on their platform.

This webinar will be presented by Catch Partnerships Manager Tim James. Mr James is responsible for formulating and bringing to life the strategy that helps connect retailers with service providers, who can help augment the selling experience on the platform.

He is also responsible for building partnerships with companies that can amplify the Catch marketplace persona, working with leading technology companies, industry bodies and media companies on ways to compliment the platform and solidify Catch as the trusted place where Australians start their shopping journey.

Starting his career in another Wesfarmers brand in Officeworks, Mr James has spent the last 12 years working for retail and technology companies, with a focus on executing strategic partnerships and sales and marketing strategies to help businesses innovate, scale and succeed.

Automate to dominate

  • Wednesday, 18 August
  • 12-1pm

In this session, attendees will learn how shipping automation can take care of the heavy lifting so you can concentrate on growing business.

With over 12,000 clients, Starshipit has helped businesses of every size including brands like Lorna Jane and Showpo to solve everyday fulfilment challenges such as:

  • Connecting to multiple carriers to offer choice and convenience at checkout
  • Saving time printing courier labels, manifesting orders, selecting accurate shipping rates, reducing errors with address validation
  • Keeping customers happy and informed with automatic tracking and shipping notifications
  • Boosting sales throughout the post purchase experience.

With integrations to over 30 couriers and all major e-commerce platforms such as Shopify, Woo Commerce, eBay and Amazon, find out how Starshipit can help you reduce errors and save money.

This webinar will be presented by Starshipit Head of Growth Jennifer Diaz. Ms Diaz is an experienced commercial leader in the e-commerce space, having provided consultative transport and logistics solutions for over 16 years. Her experience spans across international supply chain and domestic on-demand solutions.

Now the Head of Growth for Starshipit, Ms Diaz is passionate about enabling the creation of exceptional customer and user experience through smart automation and integration, to power and accelerate business growth.

About GS1 Australia

GS1 is a neutral, not-for-profit organisation that develops and maintains the most widely used supply chain standards in the world.

While best known for the humble barcode, the necessity of ensuring every product has a ‘digital twin’ is becoming critical to selling online.

The need to make sure everything has a globally unique identity is now more than ever crucial to global online sellers everywhere.

To register for the webinars, scan the QR codes or follow the links above.

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