According to a recent survey conducted by SOTIInc., the majority of Australian shoppers stand ready to embrace the move towards autonomous shopping experiences, such as Amazon Go. Recently launched in the U.S., Amazon Go removes checkout counters and having to line up to pay and allows ‘just walk out shopping’. Autonomous shopping brings with it […]
The Australasian Association of Convenience Stores has released its annual State of the Industry Report. The AACS State of the Industry Report was launched to AACS members and showed revenue generated through in-store merchandise sales last year was up a significant $201 million on the 2017 result. AACS CEO Jeff Rogut puts the outstanding result
The 2017 Australasian Association of Convenience Stores launched the 2017 State of the Industry (SOI) Report at series of events in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane in early May. According to the SOI Report, the Australian convenience industry is now valued at $8.4 billion (based on in-store sales, excluding petrol), according to the AACS State of the
Growth in the convenience sector has statistically outstripped packaged grocery for the fifth year running, with a massive 4.5 per cent increase in overall sales value in 2016.
Wellness and healthy eating may be in vogue, but more Australians than ever are regularly eating chocolate, according to the results of a new Roy Morgan survey.
Trade figures released yesterday by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) represent a better than expected start to the retail year with 3.11% total growth year-on-year and a 0.4% jump for January alone.
PayPal Australia surveys the payment patterns and expectations of Australian smartphone users.
80 per cent of small businesses delay the adoption of technology offering long term benefits.
44 per cent of SMEs spend more than three hours every week checking, entering, paying and reconciling data, costing each business an average of $7,800 a year.
ACCC’s latest Small Business In Focus report provides update on the small business sector.
ACCC releases fifth quarterly report into the Australian petroleum industry.