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Growth

How you can take advantage of the subscription boom

- June 18, 2021 3 MIN READ

Subscriptions are the success story of the 21st century, with research from Zuora showing that subscription businesses have grown five times faster than the S&P 500, and are adding customers at a rate of 15% per year, writes Liam Lucas, Professional Services Lead, Global Business Group, Facebook ANZ The popularity of these businesses are getting… Read more »

eCommerce
News

The stats are in: eCommerce growth a year on from COVID

- May 24, 2021 2 MIN READ

The pandemic has had a long-lasting impact on accelerating the online shopping habits of Australians. Data from eCommerce fulfilment provider, eStore Logistics, shows an 80 per cent growth in online shopping orders in April this year compared to sales in April 2019. Although COVID-19 restrictions have eased in Australia with the majority of businesses returning… Read more »

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Growth

Five retail trends and predictions to watch in 2021

- January 14, 2021 4 MIN READ

If 2020 taught us anything, it’s that change can be quick and unexpected. The retail industry was impacted severely by the pandemic, but 2021 dawns with the sector in a far healthier state in Australia than at any other point during the pandemic. That’s because retailers, from family-run stores to multi-state, multi-outlet brands, innovated and… Read more »

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News

6 shopper trends you need to know on Black Friday and Cyber Monday

- November 27, 2020 3 MIN READ

The popular shopping events of Black Friday and Cyber Monday (27 and 30 November respectively) often attract healthy spending in the lead up to Christmas. However, Aussie parcel collection network Hubbed, reveals that shopper preferences are likely to change during this year’s four-day spree which kicks off today. A survey of Australian shoppers ¹ found consumers… Read more »

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Marketing

3 easy steps to create the best eCommerce experience

- August 21, 2020 3 MIN READ

Long before COVID-19, eCommerce was on the rise. Rapid advances in technology have meant that buying online is easier than ever before. And many Australians now turn to their mobile as their preferred way of shopping. reports Shayne Tilley, Head of Marketing at 99designs. How to create an eCommerce experience that will stand the test… Read more »

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10 online shopping habits that have changed since COVID-19

- July 15, 2020 4 MIN READ

New research from parcel delivery service CouriersPlease reveals Australians online shopping habits have changed dramatically since the pandemic. The findings from the national survey of Australian shoppers reveals that two thirds (65 per cent) of Aussies shopped online more than they normally do, and 56 per cent will continue to do so after restrictions are… Read more »