Lovehoney celebrates 20 years of e-commerce success

Online sexual wellness retailer Lovehoney, originally launched in the UK in 2002, has recently celebrated its 20th birthday with a look back at two decades of success in e-commerce, recognised even by the late Queen Elizabeth in twice being award a Queen’s Award for Enterprise.

By |October 26, 2022|Categories: Case Profiles|Tags: , , |0 Comments

E-commerce door opens for ‘creator economy’

For as much as social media has thrust open the door of opportunities for people of all descriptions in respect to building followings for content and creative, effectively igniting what is now known as the ‘creator economy’, it is still thought that as few as four percent of the more than 50 million creators globally are creators on a full-time basis effectively monetising their content.

By |October 25, 2022|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

TikTok tidal wave eyes new e-commerce landfall

Social media platform TikTok has come a long way in recent years, transforming from the internet’s go-to source of awkwardly choreographed dance videos to the homepage of the internet for many of the world’s population.

By |October 24, 2022|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

E-Commerce Time Machine: eBay’s Historic 2014 Data Breach

Cybersecurity has been thrust into a top headline story in Australia over the last month, with at least 13 million Australians collectively considered to have been impacted by one or more of recent data breaches suffered by telecommunications company Optus, private health insurance provider Medibank, and online retailers MyDeal and Vinomofo.

By |October 21, 2022|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Toys”R”Us sees pureplay relaunch in UK following Aussie success

More than four years since having gone defunct following bankruptcy, toy retailer Toys"R"Us has relaunched as a pureplay online retailer in the United Kingdom. The anticipated relaunch of the iconic brand in the UK comes with ASX-listed Toys"R"Us ANZ Limited in the role of exclusive license partner.

By |October 21, 2022|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Vinomofo, MyDeal Cybersecurity saga continues as data reportedly sold

Latest developments in the stories of two retailers having experienced serious data breaches within the last week find exposed data for both having been allegedly sold successfully, as attention shifts elsewhere to yet another high profile name falling prey to a cyber attack.

By |October 20, 2022|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Retail Tech offering renewed potential and optimism for industry

Advancements in technology in all areas has been one constant source of excitement and optimism in recent years, as one-time pipe dreams like that of the Metaverse and autonomous vehicles become a reality. The world of retail is no exception, with tech developments emerging to offer new solutions to old problems.

By |October 20, 2022|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Amazon Top 100 Toy Trends no mere plaything

As the holiday season fast approaches, the Australian arm of online retail giant Amazon has released its hotly anticipated Top 100 Holiday Toy list with some adorable assistance from the Starlight Children’s Foundation.

By |October 19, 2022|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

E-commerce Sixth Sense: Paul Waddy in Conversation

With a CV that includes contributing to the successes of online retail names such as Showpo, Go Vita, Muscle Republic and more - not to mention the founding of his own retail success story in footwear brand Antoine & Stanley - Paul Waddy, author of upcoming books Selling Online For Dummies and Shopify For Dummies, stands out as a unique mind in the e-commerce landscape.

By |October 19, 2022|Categories: Case Profiles|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Consumers’ loyalty built in communication

As the saying goes, ‘time is money’, and for cost conscious consumers grappling with the pressures of a turbulent economy and high costs of living, any opportunity to save is of increased value.

By |October 19, 2022|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments
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