Group buying website Scoopon has been ordered by the Federal Court to pay penalties of $1 million for false or misleading representations to both businesses and consumers.
As the usage of PCs, tablets and smartphones become more prominent it is predicted that the cyber threats businesses face are expected to become more complex, according to McAfee.
Online spending in Australia has increased this year, according to the latest results from the real-time Adobe Digital Index.
Australian online retailer The Iconic has scored itself an additional US$20 million in funding from privately held investor group Access Industries.
Cyber Monday sales increased 16 per cent increase year-on-year, according to the Adobe Digital Index 2013 online shopping data.
eBay Australia has forecast the biggest mobile shopping day will be Sunday 8 December with expectations 1.28 million of 2.3 million Australians will visit eBay.com.au through their mobile device.
Retail jeweller Michael Hill International has launched four new interactive ecommerce sites in Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the United States to support the brand’s expansion across major markets.
The decision to set up shop online isnâ€™t always an easy one as online retailer Just Bedding discovered when it launched in 2005.
The virtual marketplace will be home to a handful of local designers that will be selling one-of-a-kind gifts across a range of categories including jewellery, art, fashion, kidswear, quality vintage items and homewares.
Thanks to the ever increasing number of the Australian digital shoppers, Click Frenzy is set to become a catalyst for increased sales for retailers ahead of Christmas, according to IBM Digital Analytics Benchmark data.