Australia Post


How Australia Post’s partnership with retail giant Alibaba could give your business a foot-up in Asia

5:04PM | Wednesday, 28 May 2014 |  Small Australian businesses will gain more access to the lucrative Chinese retail market thanks to an agreement signed by Australia Post and retail giant Alibaba this week.

Australia Post's franchising hopes shattered by a 'secret agreement'

2:00PM | Wednesday, 13 February 2013 |  Australia Post's shelved plans for franchised outlets will come under the legal microscope in a court case involving a disgruntled franchisee.

Revealed: The best and worst brands of 2012

12:56PM | Wednesday, 12 December 2012 |  Start-ups can learn from the best and worst brands as rated by consumer website Product Review, which has highlighted the importance of product quality in addition to customer service.

Toll to challenge Australia Post in parcel deliveries

10:09PM | Monday, 29 October 2012 |  Transport and logistics firm Toll is squaring up for a fight with Australia Post to take a greater share of the parcel delivery business.

Why we chose integrity over profit

9:01PM | Friday, 28 September 2012 |  In business, it can be easy to put profitability above all else. But as Letterbox Deals co-founder Jamie Bakewell learnt, winning profitable repeat business takes integrity. BY MICHELLE HAMMOND.

Five ways the GST threshold report recommends changing the postal sector

9:51PM | Monday, 10 September 2012 |  The postal sector could be revamped if recommendations for a new report are acted upon by the government.

Online start-up Tarazz strikes exclusive Australia Post deal

7:28PM | Tuesday, 31 July 2012 |  Online retail start-up says it will increase its offering to as many as three million items within the next year, after teaming up with Australia Post in an exclusive deal.

Australia Post price hikes set to prompt logistics partnerships

5:05PM | Friday, 25 May 2012 |  Partnering with a large logistics company could shield online retailers from parcel price increases, an expert says, after Australia Post revealed it is being forced to hike up its prices.

Revealed: Australia Post hitting SMEs with 3.8% increase for sending parcels and bulk mail

3:57PM | Monday, 26 March 2012 |  Australia Post is preparing to raise the cost of sending bulk mail and parcels by 3.8%, with some retailers saying the changes are being introduced during the middle of existing contract terms.

eBay sellers cite postage as major barrier to growth

3:23PM | Thursday, 22 March 2012 |  More than half of Australian eBay sellers cite postage as a major barrier to growth, according to a new report, while 68% would like to see more competitive shipping rates.