OneTap Loyalty revolutionises retail with payment card-integrated rewards
Australian tech platform OneTap Loyalty streamlines rewards earning process, integrating payment cards with loyalty programs and bolstering customer engagement.
Boxing Day sales reign supreme for Kiwi online shoppers
Boxing Day beats Black Friday and Cyber Monday as favourite for bargain hunting among Kiwi online shoppers, with site visits to New Zealand's PriceMe.co.nz rising 11%.
WAN accelerating Santa’s data centre shack this Christmas
Santa's sleigh goes high-tech with Big Data and AI as he gears up for a surge in Xmas demand. Rudolf takes a break!.
Influencer endorsements could harm festive sales, Storyblok suggests
Storyblok's research suggests influencer advertising could depreciate festive sales, with 25% of shoppers discouraged by them.
BLUETTI's Christmas Sale brings three new portable power stations
Christmas is coming, and, BLUETTI, a leading brand in portable power solutions, is giving you massive Christmas discounts, up to 27% off, on various power stations from Dec 15th.
Darktrace director warns of rising cyber threats during holiday season
Darktrace's Liam Dermody urges businesses to remain vigilant against increasing cyber threats during the Christmas season.
Black Friday sales surge signals boom in early Christmas shopping
In 2023, Black Friday sales experienced growth, yet the most significant rise was observed in the days and weeks leading up to the event, according to Visualsoft.
Fidelity Apps to revolutionise Aussie holiday shopping with VR platform
Tech entrepreneur, Jackson Meyer, aims to transform festive shopping with cutting-edge VR platform, Fidelity Apps.
AI to play an important role in Australian Christmas shopping
Australian consumer spending is set to decrease this festive season due to cost-of-living pressures, says Sitecore report.
Australians anticipate a frugal Christmas amid inflation pressures
Australians are expected to tighten their belts this Christmas, with 65% planning to spend less and buy fewer gifts, a new report finds.
MarketMedia & oOh!media partner to transform retail advertising
MarketMedia and oOh!media join forces to install 330+ digital screens in retail stores across New Zealand by 2024.
4000+ unwanted gifts listed on Trade Me by Boxing Day
By 9am on Boxing Day, 4,300 presents had been listed on the online marketplace, including an empty Roses chocolates wrapper of ‘disappointment’.
Why building a secure browsing experience is vital
Cybersecurity is vital for businesses & consumers during the Christmas shopping season. Here are steps to protect your website and customers.
Christmas a special time for cyber criminals - Check Point
Check Point Software has released a statement to raise awareness among online gift shoppers to be cautious at all times and take the necessary precautions.
Vodafone data use jumps more than 50% over Christmas
Vodafone customers in New Zealand set records for data usage over the festive season, with a 51% increase compared to last year.
Great expectations: Kiwi consumers may be let down over Christmas
Kiwis' expectations for quick and free delivery may be challenged by Christmas delays, according to a study by HERE technologies.
How to ensure your business isn't scammed this Christmas
Australian and New Zealand businesses face increased risk of fraud this festive season due to distractions and increased activity, warns SAP Concur.
Retail giants abandon paper receipts this Christmas
Slyp partners with leading fashion retailers including Scotch - Soda, Converse, Hurley, and Peter Sheppard for sustainable smart receipts.
Delivery delays during holiday season could damage brands' reputation - survey
Businesses need to ensure consumers are aware of the cutoff points for package deliveries before the holiday season, or they risk losing customers.
Online shopping to reach tipping point this Christmas
Online Christmas shopping is closing in on offline purchases this Christmas, according to new research from Slice Digital.
Nine ways to boost IT security during the summer holidays
With fewer users to manage, IT teams will likely have more capacity to carry out tasks that might have been overlooked during the busy business year.
Five Tips on Shopping Safely This Festive Season
Aussie shoppers face online scam risks amidst festive e-sales surge. Stay vigilant with top cybersecurity tips.
SMEs should use Xmas slowdown to plan and reflect – Xero
28% of businesses don’t have any provision in place for when times get tough, with another six percent unsure of what they’d do in tough times.
Hands-on review: MYNT smart tracker - never lose anything again
MYNT smart tracker's review unveils a tech marvel that vows to end the days of lost keys and wandering pets, all for a crisp NZ$30.