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Despite Rising Prices, US Retail Sales are Going Through the Roof

Prices have continued to skyrocket for food, petrol and consumer products in the United States, but shoppers are buying more than ever.

Power Retail By Power Retail | 23 Nov 2021
The Cost of Re-Opening Retail | Q&A with Zip Global

Restrictions are lifting across the country, meaning retail is expected to undergo a series of changes. We spoke to Steve Brennen, the CMO of Zip Global to understand the impact of lockdowns on the industry,...

Power Retail By Power Retail | 22 Oct 2021
Economic Optimism Drives 'Virtually Unchanged' Consumer Confidence

Australian consumers remain somewhat positive about current economic conditions, with consumer confidence virtually the same as in previous weeks.

Power Retail By Power Retail | 23 Sep 2021
The Future of In-Store Shopping: Three Key Considerations for Transacting Safely

The COVID-19 pandemic has had, and continues to have, a profound impact on consumers’ lives. The impact of these changes is a domino effect that, in turn, affects the way customers shop and transact with...

Power Retail By Power Retail | 15 Sep 2021
Another COVID Christmas - How to Avoid the Delivery Delays

We've gathered six key ways to reduce the strain for retailers in the lead up to the Christmas season, and how businesses can prepare for another COVID Christmas.

Power Retail By Power Retail | 06 Sep 2021
Australia Post's Temporary Pause on Online Deliveries: Experts Weigh In

Australia Post is temporarily pausing its Parcel Point collections from the 4th - 7th September, in an effort to reduce the strain as online orders skyrocket. What does this mean for retailers? We asked the...

Ally Feiam By Ally Feiam | 02 Sep 2021
AusPost Pauses E-Com Parcels as Backlog Reach Christmas Levels

Australia Post is temporarily pausing its parcel collections from online retailers across NSW, ACT and Victoria as its backlog reaches pre-Christmas levels. Here's what it means for retailers moving forward.

Power Retail By Power Retail | 02 Sep 2021
Consumer Confidence Drops Below 100, Lowest Since November 2020

Consumer confidence has taken a downward turn, hitting levels below 100 for the first time since November last year.

Power Retail By Power Retail | 11 Aug 2021
Power Retail Online Revenue Forecast: What Does it Mean for YOU?

Last month we forecast 38 percent year-on-year growth for March e-commerce revenue, aligning with the latest ABS figures. Is this cause for panic or celebration?

Natasha Sholl By Natasha Sholl | 11 May 2021
As London Re-Opens, Online Orders Drop 12 Percent

Last week, London began to ease its lockdown measures under its Tier Three restrictions, which began on January 6 2021. With stores re-opening, online orders dropped 12 percent. Will this sentiment last forever? We wouldn't...

Ally Feiam By Ally Feiam | 20 Apr 2021
Welcome to the New Normal. Spoiler: It May Not Be What You Expected

If the e-commerce boom was a result of lockdowns and COVID fears, what does that mean for online retailers as we enter post-pandemic normal? Surely, growth is not sustainable.

Natasha Sholl By Natasha Sholl | 01 Apr 2021
Lockdown Trends and the Rising Star of BNPL - Q&A with Latitude Pay

The last 12 months has changed the world as we know it forever. We sat down with Paul Varro, the Chief Commercial Officer at Latitude Financial to discuss the forthcoming trends, changing customer behaviour and...

Power Retail By Power Retail | 16 Oct 2020