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Amazon Launchpad announce $80k grant packages for small business

- July 7, 2020 2 MIN READ

To support small business and startup innovation, Amazon Australia has created the Amazon Launchpad Innovation Grants. Five grant packages will be awarded, valued at more than $80,000 each. The grants are open to small business owners, startups and entrepreneurs. Chadd Ciccarelli, Head of Launchpad, Amazon Australia said more than a quarter of SMBs (29 per… Read more »

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Amazon launches Subscribe and Save in Australia

- October 23, 2019 < 1 MIN READ

Amazon is bringing its popular Subscribe and Save program to Australian customers giving them the flexibility to subscribe to receive deliveries of everyday necessities. The program offers consumers a 10 per cent discount on purchases as well as free delivery. Thousands of products are now available as part of Subscribe and Save across everyday household… Read more »

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One year on, Amazon fails to disrupt Aussie retail space

- January 29, 2019 2 MIN READ

It’s been just over twelve months since Amazon launched in Australia, yet the retail giant has failed to impact the retail sector. Whilst awareness of Amazon is high, according to research by Power Retail only six per cent of Australia’s online shoppers are actively engaged with Amazon. Although Amazon was marketed as a force that… Read more »

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Amazon Marketplace set to open this week: are you ready?

- November 22, 2017 2 MIN READ

Online giant Amazon is set to throw open its doors for Australian business this week with the retailer sending an email to suppliers requesting them to be ready for a soft launch of Amazon Marketplace. Lifehacker reports that the email was sent to sellers on Tuesday afternoon calling for them to be ready to fulfil orders… Read more »

Business Advice

How will Amazon impact SMEs?

- June 19, 2017 3 MIN READ

Amazon is now reportedly worth over $430 billion dollars according to FactSet. It is a behemoth of a company that is going to shake up the Aussie retail sector. Some might say this ‘shake-up’ is well overdue. Small businesses, brands and retailers alike need to be prepared and this might be the kick in the… Read more »