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Beginning Boutique Host Pop-up Launch Party

To celebrate the opening of a new pop-up store at Westfield Chermside, online fashion retailer Beginning Boutique has announced a launch party.

By Julian Thumm | 16 Sep 2016
Mercedes-Benz Unveils Futuristic Delivery Vans

Mercedes-Benz has revealed its latest super-futuristic concept vehicle, the Vision Van — a fully integrated logistics vehicle equipped with drones.

By Julian Thumm | 14 Sep 2016
JB Hi-Fi Acquires The Good Guys for $870 Million

After significant speculation, JB Hi-Fi has finally closed a deal to acquire The Good Guys for $870 million, significantly boosting its online capabilities.

By Julian Thumm | 13 Sep 2016
Ted Baker Partners with Guy Ritchie for Shoppable Short Film

UK luxury apparel retailer Ted Baker has launched a multichannel marketing campaign featuring a shoppable short film in collaboration with Guy Ritchie.

By Julian Thumm | 12 Sep 2016
Cotton On Announce $40 Million Distribution Centre

Cotton On has announced a joint $40 million investment in a new distribution centre at Avalon Airport to help drive online order fulfilment.

By Julian Thumm | 12 Sep 2016
Apple Pay to Launch in New Zealand

Apple is expanding its Apple Pay service into New Zealand, partnering with Visa and ANZ ahead of a launch scheduled for late 2016.

By Julian Thumm | 12 Sep 2016
Sigma Pharmaceuticals' Entry into China Doubles Expectations

Sigma Pharmaceuticals has posted strong first half results, with its launch into the Chinese market so far exceeding expectations.

By Julian Thumm | 08 Sep 2016
Debenhams Confirms Australian Flagship Store

UK department store Debenhams has finally confirmed the opening of its first Australian flagship store in Melbourne, scheduled to open in September 2017.

By Julian Thumm | 07 Sep 2016
Stylerunner Launches Concept Store

Online athletic apparel retailer Stylerunner has launched its first ever bricks-and-mortar concept store in Paddington in Sydney.

By Julian Thumm | 07 Sep 2016
Alibaba and Austrade Sign Strategic Collaboration

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull met with Alibaba founder Jack Ma to signing a strategic collaboration between Alibaba and Austrade.

By Julian Thumm | 07 Sep 2016
India's Retail Market Expected to Double by 2020

India's retail market is set to double to around US$1.2 trillion by 2020, with e-commerce growing by 31 percent, according to a new Ficci-PwC report.

By Julian Thumm | 06 Sep 2016
Rakuten Acquires C2C Marketplace App, FRIL

Rakuten has acquired mobile app developer Fablic in an effort to increase its C2C marketplace capabilities in the Japanese market.

By Julian Thumm | 06 Sep 2016