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Did the Etsy Strike Affect its Revenue? All Signs Point to 'No'

It wasn't long ago that Etsy merchants were striking against transaction fee hikes, shutting down their shop fronts temporarily to showcase their frustrations with the 'downright hostile place' that they claimed Etsy was becoming. But...

Power Retail By Power Retail | 20 May 2022
Woolworths to Acquire Majority Stake in MyDeal

Woolworths Group has proposed to acquire an 80 percent interest in the Australian online marketplace, MyDeal, with a valuation of $243 million. Sean Senvirtne will retain a 20 percent stake, and remain as CEO of...

Power Retail By Power Retail | 20 May 2022
E-COMMERCE TIME MACHINE: Spotlight

From a basic home page with a catalogue and its [email protected] service (those were the days!) to now, there have been myriad changes to the retailer's digital shopping capabilities. Let's dive in, and see how...

Power Retail By Power Retail | 20 May 2022
BikeExchange CEO Resigns, Effective Immediately

There's been a huge executive shake-up for BikeExchange, with the CEO officially resigning from the role, the company has announced.

Power Retail By Power Retail | 19 May 2022
Alibaba Group Makes Up 1/4 of Global E-Commerce Sales, Report Finds

Alibaba Group has officially captured one-quarter of the entire global e-commerce market, with its cloud service not far behind, a report has found.

Power Retail By Power Retail | 19 May 2022
E-COMMERCE TIME MACHINE: IKEA

IKEA has been at the forefront of digital retail since the '90s. Did this trailblazing theme continue as digital retail developed across the country? Take a look at the Power Retail E-Commerce Time Machine with...

Power Retail By Power Retail | 18 May 2022
This Week Saw Major Drop in Buying Intentions, Consumer Confidence

Australians are feeling less confident than ever, according to a new report from Roy Morgan. There has been a significant drop in consumer confidence, now hitting the same low levels last seen in August 2020. 

Power Retail By Power Retail | 18 May 2022
Quad Lock Secures Former Nike MD and THE ICONIC GM as CEO

Quad Lock has locked in a new CEO - former Nike Pacific MD and THE ICONIC GM, Andrew Poole, as the business continues its expansion globally.

Power Retail By Power Retail | 17 May 2022
New Aim Poaches MyDeal Head of Brand and Loyalty

Former MyDeal Head of Brand and Loyalty, John Barkle, is moving to New Aim, where he will shape the brand identity and deliver a 'unified commerce experience'.

Power Retail By Power Retail | 16 May 2022
E-COMMERCE TIME MACHINE: Harvey Norman

Far from the infamous comments about the inability to make money online, Harvey Norman's e-commerce offering has come a long way. Let's take a look at Harvey Norman's online journey from 1996 to today in...

Power Retail By Power Retail | 12 May 2022
Should Retailers Invest in Mental Health?

In honour of Mental Health Awareness month, Walmart announced it would be introducing a program to champion the spread of mental health awareness and teach them the skills needed to aid those in need. Should...

Power Retail By Power Retail | 12 May 2022
Retail Sale Volumes Up 1.2 Percent in March Quarter

For the March quarter, retail sales volumes have increased 1.2 percent. This comes off the back of a 7.9 percent increase in the December quarter, and a 4.3 percent decline in the September quarter. 

Power Retail By Power Retail | 11 May 2022
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