The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is releasing best practice guidance about online product reviews for businesses and review platforms.
Retailers are now making ecommerce an investment priority as a result of the change in focus and knowledge of how consumers shop, Athena Koutsonikolas of SLI Systems explains.
Further results indicating things may finally be looking up for the retail sector has been released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.
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.