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Optimising Retail Media for a rapidly expanding market
The full potential of retail media is yet to be reached, and the power of data at scale can be leveraged to solve more than sales goals.
ALDO chooses Fluent to simplify its customer experience
Multinational retailer ALDO Group implements a new distributed order management system from Fluent Commerce for omnichannel order fulfilment.
Why retail needs to foster seamless omnichannel experiences
Retailers need to operate multiple channels to keep all their customers happy and meet them where they want to be met. The solution is omnichannel.
Artificial intelligence set to revolutionise retail industry
With eCommerce and AI working together, sellers must plan for the integration of AI with both technology and company strategy in mind.
Using AI for that perfect fit: Overnight trend or household staple?
Most (if not all) retailers these days are using Artificial Intelligence (AI) or automation in many of their back-of-house or customer-facing services.
Integrated robotics solutions to speed up product delivery
The warehouse business is seeking integrated robotics solutions from manufacturers to speed up product delivery to customers.
Exclusive: Shopify revamps its Australian partner program
Shopify's partner ecosystem is the largest in the world and is set to get even bigger with new certifications, rewards and improved incentives.
Software aggregator Software Combined acquires Last Yard
With its sixth acquisition, Software Combined has cemented its position as Australia’s leading company investing in established software businesses.
Shopify and Google Cloud launch new integration for retailers
Shopify and Google Cloud have announced a new integration that enables retailers using Commerce Components to leverage search capabilities and AI innovations.
Australian retail supply chains struggling to meet consumer demands
According to SOTI’s new retail report, the Australian retail supply chain is underperforming compared to other regions.
Strong decade of growth projected for Barcode Scanner Market
The market is estimated to thrive between 2021 and 2031 on the back of healthy demand from retail, eCommerce, logistics and manufacturing facilities.
Adobe partners with luxury brands retailer Prada Group
Adobe says this partnership will enable real-time personalisation and increase revenue to elevate the luxury group's customer experiences.
Amazon passing eBay in popularity says new research
The report investigated Australian' shoppers' changing eCommerce habits and the latest digital marketplace trends.
Will the Metaverse change retail as we know it in 2023?
Many futurists have glorified the potential benefits of its positively revolutionary potential for the future of work, retail, and even bigger societal issues.
PriceMe.co.nz gets new design ahead of overseas expansion plans
PriceMe.co.nz has undergone a facelift to help Kiwis make a fully informed choice when it comes to their online retail purchases.
The progressive evolution of the eCommerce experience
Shopping is not solely the purchase of a good but involves an attachment to the product, a secret weapon for the informed retailer armed with shoppable video.
How can retailers become more recession resilient?
As we enter this period of economic turbulence and consumers look to reduce non-essential spending, retail is likely to be one of the sectors that’s hit the hardest.
Retailers must change how they manage customer experience or risk getting left on the shelf
Online retail isn’t just about marketing products effectively. Customer experience is just as crucial to success.
eCommerce perceived and real user needs differ: Storyblok
Storyblok survey of 6,000 consumers and 500 business leaders reveals a significant divide between eCommerce businesses’ perceived customer needs and reality.
Zebra unveils framework to help retail operate better
Zebra has unveiled a new framework designed to address the most important challenges retailers are up against in today’s world.
SM Retail partners Fluent Commerce in the Philippines
Fluent Order Management has gone live nationwide for SM Retail with the option to be used by over 50 brands, with Shop SM being the first cab off the rank.
New report finds 49% of Aussies prefer personalised shopping
New research from SOTI has found 49% of Australian consumers prefer to shop with retailers offering an experience based on their personal preferences.
Darktrace notes health, retail and energy cyberattack trends
The most observed 2022 cyber incident in Australia’s healthcare was suspicious network scan activity and multiple lateral movement model breaches in 2021.
Shopify enters next era of growth, introduces Commerce Components
Shopify has launched a new brand and offering, Commerce Components by Shopify, a modern, composable stack for enterprise retail.