We’re entering the next era of human-machine partnerships with a divided vision of the future, according to global research from Dell Technologies. Half of the 3,800 global business leaders surveyed, forecast that automated systems will free up their time while the other 50% believe otherwise....
With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, shoppers will once again be searching for the most meaningful gifts to celebrate this notorious event. This Valentine’s Day will see retailers offering a range of personalised gifts and limited edition products, giving Cupid a run for his money.
As more and more global retail giants enter Australia, it places a spotlight on the demand for more rigorous HR processes to ensure workforce compliance obligations are being met and the importance for niche retailers to up their HR game as a competitive strategy.
Modern technology has left customers with a short attention span. There is so much information coming at people at any given moment that they subconsciously edit the vast majority of it.
Melbourne Airport’s new dining and luxury retail precinct is open, showcasing Melbourne's food and fashion capital.
E-commerce has provided shoppers with an alternative to visiting traditional retail stores. The ability and freedom to buy products from the comfort of a couch, bed or office desk is hard to ignore for shoppers.
January may be a great time to take stock of your personal life with the year ahead, but it’s also the perfect time to implement small changes and detox your work life, by reviewing your business plan. Where do you want your business to go and more importantly, how are you going to get there?
The move towards online shopping coincides with a decline in the presence and use of physical retail establishments, according to a study exploring the changes in shopping habits and environments conducted by Ipsos Global Advisor in 24 countries around the world.
‘Customer happiness results from joyful, meaningful and engaging experiences, and customer happiness campaigns are most successful when they are executed in creative and innovative ways’ -Bernd Schmitt - Happy Customers Everywhere
The recent market correction has put more pressure on e-commerce sites to be even more profitable. It is vital for retailers to implement the correct technology to help adapt to the changing retail environment. The DS Smart Cart is a portable check out station that allows users to scan and weigh...
The Australian retail industry is amid a perfect storm. Slowing growth, rapidly changing shopper behavior, and dramatic increase in competition. The emergence of global marketplaces is an opportunity and a threat that brands and retailers need to consider and tread carefully. Data, analytics and...
Exploring the global shift in how retailers tackle cart abandonment and why shipping and fulfilment is the new frontier for innovation.
The Australian Government is committed to supporting small business owners achieve their goals and recognise the diverse challenges of running a small business.
Hyperwallet account holders will be able to receive disbursements from sales on Amazon’s new Australian marketplace.
Mobile invoicing application- Invoice2go, has launched a tap-and-go payments feature with PayPal Here, enabling Australia’s smallest businesses to be paid in person, wherever they are.
In the increasingly mobile environment, it is critical for retailers to tailor their advertising strategy to successfully target today’s consumers.
With the Christmas shopping rush in full swing, leading parcel delivery service CouriersPlease (CP) has opened a PopUp Stand in Westfield Bondi Junction to enable customers to conveniently courier recently purchased presents to loved ones around Australia and overseas to 220 countries.
Outsourcing field staff to a specialist agency can make a huge difference to sales figures, but to really capitalise on a field agency’s level of expertise, campaigns need to be driven by data and offer a flexible, more tailored approach.
November kicked off the peak retail season with several online sales events – the most notable in Australia being Click Frenzy, Black Friday and Cyber Monday. These events offered a great opportunity for retailers to kick off sales for the season and increase brand awareness, and for consumers...