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November Largest Month in Aus Online Shopping History, AusPost Reports

Another record has been broken, Australia Post is reporting. The courier service has recorded the largest month in online shopping history, marking more than 21 million parcels delivered across the sales period. 

Redbubble Reports Strong Growth in FY21 but Warns of Forthcoming Losses

Redbubble's full-year results have indicated the 'strongest year' for artists and the platform alike, both achieving growth in FY21. 

Temple & Webster Profits Climb as Online Growth Continues

Online retailer, Temple & Webster, is reporting a 'record year' for revenue, customers and profit in its full-year results. The growth is underpinned by the increase in repeat customers and the ongoing development of e-commerce.

Online Represents 9.1% of Retail Spend in May 2021

Retail sales are up 0.4 percent in May, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, which is up from the preliminary results of 0.1 percent earlier in the month. 

Marketplacer Powers Diddy Combs’ Online Marketplace

Marketplacer has announced its first major partnership in the US, in collaboration with Diddy Combs' new Black-owned digital marketplace.

Google Just Killed its Shopping App – Does it Matter?

Another day, another dead Google App. Google Shopping will no longer available for iOS and Android users in the coming weeks, the company has confirmed. Will it affect Google? Spoiler alert: probably not.

Balance Internet Acquired by Publicis Groupe

Digital commerce agency, Balance Internet, has been acquired by marketing and communications company, Publicis Groupe. 

Rip Curl Drives Sales and Profits for Kathmandu in HY FY21

Rip Curl's growth has helped balance the loss of sales experienced by Kathmandu, which was impacted by COVID-related issues, including store closures and travel restrictions. 

“The Future Will Be Amazing” Online Retail, One Year Later

How have shopping habits changed over the course of the pandemic? A new report from eBay has discovered the most significant transformations among Australian online shoppers, and how they may impact retailers. 

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Power Retail Sparks | 12.03.21 | Weekly Global News Roundup

Disney to shut its stores in favour of online and Saks is dividing its omnichannel platform. Welcome to Power Retail Sparks, a roundup of the global e-commerce news that happened this week. We will update the news stories as they happen. Stay tuned.

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