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Argos: The death of the catalogue?

Argos revolutionised the catalogue retailing concept. Now the renowned UK chain is developing new multichannel strategies to stay ahead of the curve in the digital era.

By Jessica Benton | 18 Sep 2013
SPECIAL REPORT #32: Marketplaces 2.0

The growth trajectory of online marketplaces runs parallel with that of the evolution of online retail. This FREE Special Report, sponsored by ChannelAdvisor, contains the information required to effectively leverage online marketplaces, analysing the latest...

By Jessica Benton | 17 Jul 2013
Learn How a Cracka Site Search Will Improve Your Bottom Wine delivers exceptional online user experiences with SLI System’s advanced site search and navigation features. The pureplay online retailer is divulging its e-commerce secrets in an upcoming webinar.

By Jessica Benton | 17 Jun 2013
eBay's Personalised New Feed Feature

Providing a personalised online shopping experience is the key to a consumer's heart, according to eBay, having just released its new 'Feed' feature in Australia.

By Jessica Benton | 05 Jun 2013
Brazilian Supermarket Serves up Recipes on Tablet Devices

A Brazilian supermarket has used tablet devices in-store to engage with customers. The interactive marketing campaign saw trolleys fitted with tablets that responded to nearby products with recipe suggestions.

By Jessica Benton | 16 May 2013
John Lewis: £1bn Online Sales Milestone Ahead of Schedule

UK retailer John Lewis continues to ride the e-commerce train of success, announcing online sales have exceeded £1billion on a consecutive 52-week basis.

By Jessica Benton | 08 May 2013
Retail Directions Helps Underpin Cotton On’s Fast-track Growth

Cotton On is attempting a seamless customer journey across all sales channels. The omni-channel retailer has implemented Retail Directions' retail management and store systems to assist with this goal and support its rapid growth plans.

By Jessica Benton | 07 May 2013
The Australian Online Tax Dream: A Level Playing Field

The Australian Federal Government must take action to slash the $1,000 Goods and Services Tax exemption for goods purchased overseas, according to a retail industry expert. Otherwise, local retailers face severe implications.

By Jessica Benton | 03 Apr 2013
H&M to Launch Australian Presence

The rumours are true. Swedish fashion retailer H&M is set to hit Australian shores in 2014. This activity follows a flurry of global retailers making their mark down under.

By Jessica Benton | 22 Mar 2013
SPECIAL REPORT #30: Social Commerce

It's no secret; social commerce helps to power retail businesses. It has much to do with the engagement and community factor, as well as the advertising and conversion uplift potential. Learn about this evolving phenomenon...

By Jessica Benton | 13 Mar 2013
SLI Systems and FitForCommerce Retail Study; Site Search vs. Re-platforming

SLI Systems and FitForCommerce have released a study that details how retailers can leverage an advanced site search solution to alleviate the need for costly and time-consuming re-platforming exercises. The study findings have been published...

By Jessica Benton | 05 Mar 2013
What Makes Today's Online Shoppers Click? BoldChat Reveals all in Upcoming Webinar

Want the know-all on your customers' behavioural patterns and an understanding of how live chat can be leveraged as an effective sales and customer service tool? BoldChat shares valuable insight into the minds of your...

By Jessica Benton | 04 Mar 2013