Online retail


ZipMoney gets $100 million in firepower to take on the big retailers

11:15AM | Thursday, 19 November 2015 |  zipMoney provides paperless online consumer finance for small to medium retailers as an alternative to the big corporations.

Kogan expansion plans in full flight with travel division launch

8:33PM | Friday, 21 August 2015 |  Australian online retailer Kogan is set to reach even greater heights with the launch of its new travel division, Kogan Travel.

'Brick is the new black': five emerging trends in online retail

8:57PM | Monday, 3 August 2015 |  In 2015 brick is the new black with 'pure play' online retailers moving into the physical store.

Value for money driving online shopping, free shipping helps: Australia Post survey

7:11PM | Friday, 24 July 2015 |  Described as the largest online shopping survey in Australia, Australia Post's findings reveal a range of current consumer attitudes.

Online retail “rich with opportunity”: Federal MP Paul Fletcher

7:17PM | Wednesday, 22 July 2015 |  The Australian retail sector is undergoing “enormous disruption” but the local online retail landscape in Australia “is rich with opportunity.

Retailers lag as Australian consumers more confident shopping online: Study

7:22PM | Thursday, 9 July 2015 |  More Australians are comfortable shopping online but heightened expectations about what retailers can provide means businesses need to lift their digital game.

Australian online retailers need to embrace effective shipping solutions and mobile-optimisation: report

9:30PM | Friday, 12 September 2014 |  Free shipping and mobile-friendly websites are the key issues facing Australian retailers, according to a joint study by the Australian Retailers Association and e-commerce solution provider ChannelAdvisor.

How do I get the best suppliers for my new online venture?

1:00AM | Tuesday, 21 January 2014 |  There are no shortcuts to finding good suppliers – do the research, build the relationships and always have a back-up.

Full-time workers setting up online retail stores: research

6:00AM | Tuesday, 4 June 2013 |  Increasing numbers of full-time workers are exploring their own online retail start-ups, according to new research by online sales platform Bigcommerce.

Online sales growth takes seasonal December slip

2:54PM | Tuesday, 5 February 2013 |  Online retail growth took a dip in December compared to the previous month, according to new figures, but an economist has played down concerns that eCommerce spending is on the slide.