More than 80% of Australians will shop online for Christmas gifts this year, but rather than chasing festive bargains or one of a kind gifts, online shoppers are basing their purchasing decisions on online safety.
The ACCC has begun Federal Court proceedings against the operator of an online electronics store for allegedly misleading consumers over their rights to refunds and the extent of the retailer's liability for faulty goods.
Rakuten Marketing has released data revealing the behavioural trends of online shoppers in Australia.
Fastway Couriers Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of Brem Ellingham as Chairman of Fastway Couriers, effective immediately. Bill McGowan has retired as Chairman, however he will continue in the role of Non-Executive Director.
The ACCC has a new target in its sites: the comparator website industry, warning that it will be keeping a close eye on websites making comparisons between products, services and prices from a range of suppliers.
George Weston Foods (GWF), one of the largest food manufacturers in Australia and New Zealand, has announced the appointment of Lorna Raine as Chief Financial Officer.
GS1 Australia is pleased to announce that Woolworths, Coles, Metcash as well as Bidvest, NAFDA, Ausfec Limited, FoodTraders, OfficeMax, Staples, Office National, HealthShare NSW, SP Health and many other buying organisations.
The tide is turning for bricks and mortar retailers after pure play online retail took a chunk out of their revenue in the early- to mid-2000s.
"The four stores sit side-by-side on the lower level of Chadstone Shopping Centre. In a global first, all four stores are interconnected allowing shoppers to move easily between stores and shop across all four brands."
Sydney's newest downtown laneway retail precinct, Kensington St, has launched but only for those worthy to apply.