Smartphone-wielding shoppers avail themselves of entering a store, checking the merchandise, and comparing it to a discount online retailer, only to leave the shopkeeper used and bruised - and without the sale.
A new customer survey confirms electrical retailers' worst suspicions: one in four Australians will get advice on electronics from floor staff only to return home to buy the product online at a cheaper price.
ChannelAdvisor, a provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions that enable retailers and manufacturers to increase global sales, today announced its fifth Insite conference in Sydney.
The owners of Australia Fair Shopping Centre, YFG Pty Ltd, will invest $15 million in the redevelopment of Australia Fair West on Scarborough Street, Southport, to create Australia Fair Metro.
German duty free operator Heinemann will replace Nuance as Sydney Airport's new duty free partner from February 2015, on a deal that runs for 7.5 years.
There are no limits to how shipping containers can be used to create new shopping experiences.
The Australian Retailers Associations said it retail members would be disappointed that there was no drop in the official cash rate for September 2014. The Reserve Bank of Australia yesterday maintained the 2.5 per cent cash rate.
Dutch brand DoubleCOOL has showcased its new range of CoolStar in-store refrigerators, which can be used to house drinks, fruits and vegetables, and other foodstuffs
According to new research from Bakers Delight, one in five Australian women aged 25-to-65 feel guilty when eating bread, and more than two in five confessed to avoiding eating bread when trying to lose weight.
A special taskforce has been formed to oversee the recall of Infinity brand electrical cables, after it was discovered that the 'poor quality' plastic insulation coating failed electrical safety standards.