The stereotype that the older generation knows nothing about new technology has been trumped by a recent Sitecore survey, which indicates the gap between online and offline marketing activity is about to narrow.
Sports apparel retailer 2XU has received $75 million in capital injection from private equity fund L Capital Asia as part of new partnership.
Price deflation, greater investments in marketing and intense competition has impacted Metcash's first half year results for 2014 but still made room for a profit rise.
In the foreseeable future — at least — the physical shop is still very relevant, but needs to exist within a broader consumer shopping experience, Mark McGeachan from Island Pacific explains.
Japanese variety retailer Daiso continues its rapid expansion across Australia opening an 1800 square metre flagship store in Melbourne’s CBD with plans to open another 20 along the east coast next year.
Increasingly demanding consumers are forcing retailers to get to know their customers on a personal level so they can deliver a more customised shopping experience to them.
Specialty Fashion Group, which owns brands including Miller, Katies and Crossroads, has bought iconic Australian apparel brand Rivers Australia for $5 million.
The decision to close the GST loophole on imported goods valued at less than $1000 has not been made; instead has been delayed until March next year.
UnionPay has launched an initiative to help Australian retailers reach Chinese consumers visiting the country.
SCA Property Group has purchased a portfolio of Tasmanian neighbourhood shopping centres from a private investor for $145.7 million as part of its strategy to invest into larger higher growth assets.