This story was originally published on RetailBiz by Ruth Cooper. An interesting article from the Sydney Morning Herald this week outlines the Consumer
Amazon has not committed to opening physical stores in Australia, and it recently announced a temporary hold to the rollout of its Amazon Go convenience stores.
We continue on from last week’s installment on EFTPOS surcharging, to examine the issue from the grass roots level of a small C-store, and in the view of our peak representative body.
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.
BPs full year financials for 2016 have revealed a second consecutive year of loss, partly offset by the success of the downstream business.
E-commerce giant reportedly planning convenience stores and drive-through pick up sites in an effort to ramp up its grocery business.
Showcasing the latest in e-commerce technology, digital marketing and retailing solutions, Australia’s 2016 Online Retailer event will be held in Sydney on July 20 and 21.