Tag Archives: retail

To E-Commerce or not to E-Commerce?

One would think that E-Commerce is the way forward for anyone selling anything. Turns out this is not yet the case for Australian manufacturing and wholesale distribution sectors who currently hold only 10% of online E-Commerce presence. I was sent … Continue reading

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New Year Checklist

One of the most important things ecommerce business owners should start doing this year is move towards the big picture and let someone else worry about the tedious processes such as policies, inventory control and operations. And by someone else … Continue reading

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The Golden Hour

The golden hour in medicine refers to the critical time frame that determines whether a critically ill patient can be saved or not. In retail and especially online retail it refers to the time frame when people are most likely … Continue reading

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Cyber Monday vs. Click Frenzy

US of A don’t have much on Australia when it comes to universal health care, social equality, public education and basically everything that doesn’t involve shopping. When it comes to shopping and especially online shopping the biggest democracy on the … Continue reading

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More Mobile, Tablets and Christmas

It seems that Mobile and Tablet Technology is mentioned way too often on this blog… BUT it’s critical to the survival of businesses in the coming years so I’m just going to let the hater hate (wasn’t it not long … Continue reading

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Santa is Shopping Online

Rule of thumb: The time when Christmas decorations come out in Westfield shopping centres is also the time to start preparing your online business for the silly season. This is because there are much more that goes in to an … Continue reading

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Finally there’s proof!

We’ve all seen the success stories of the likes of ASOS and Kogan. But what’s the real value of “online” to small businesses? A study commissioned by American Express of 1,012 small business owners across Australia attempted measure the effectiveness … Continue reading

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