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The news you need to know: November 1, 2019

- October 31, 2019 2 MIN READ

Did you miss today’s news? Never fear we’ve got the lowdown. Here’s what you need to know on Friday, November 1 2019. Social sales on the rise The findings from Paypal’s latest MCommerce Index report have been revealed and businesses who adopt social into their eCommerce strategies are seeing great strides.  Almost one in five… Read more »

Features

The eCommerce trends you need to know in 2019

- October 23, 2019 3 MIN READ

Here’s a sobering thought if you own a bricks and mortar business: 73 per cent of Australians made a purchase online in 2018.¹ In fact, eCommerce equated to over $27 billion in sales.² While this is still only one-eighth of our total retail sales, small businesses that want to stay ahead of the curve may… Read more »

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5 tips to get your business ready for Black Friday sales

- October 9, 2019 3 MIN READ

There’s little doubt consumers love bargains. According to the 2019 eCommerce Industry report, mega sales events such as Black Friday and Cyber Monday now surpass Christmas as the peak shopping period. So, how can your business take advantage of this trend in eCommerce to boost your pre-Christmas sales? To truly benefit from mega sales events,… Read more »

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eftpos partners with MYOB to bring more choice to online retailers

- May 15, 2019 < 1 MIN READ

eftpos today announced it is partnering with MYOB to deliver low-cost eCommerce transactions to Australian merchants. Speaking of the partnership, eftpos CEO, Stephen Benton, said MYOB would leverage eftpos’ eCommerce payment processing and settlement capabilities to offer low-cost efficiencies and real-time transactions to merchants and consumers in digital channels over the coming months. Benton said… Read more »

Marketing

Hootsuite report reveals global social media trends

- December 7, 2018 2 MIN READ

Social media management service Hootsuite’s third annual social media trends report has revealed more and more brands are using paid social as their organic reach declines and messaging apps such as Facebook Messenger and WeChat are opening up new opportunities for marketers. The Social Trends 2019 report reveals building trust should be a vital part of… Read more »

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Instagram rolls out new shopping features globally

- September 20, 2018 < 1 MIN READ

Instagram has upped the ante this week by announcing the global launch of its shopping feature in Stories and a new personalised shopping channel in the Explore feed. The update means users will now be able to shop directly from a brand’s story. The roll-out follows a trial of the service in June, which saw… Read more »

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Sendle partners with Pitney Bowes to launch SendPro shipping platform for SMBs

- July 24, 2018 2 MIN READ

Global ecommerce and shipping company Pitney Bowes has partnered with Sydney parcel delivery startup Sendle to help small to medium businesses with their shipping. The partnership will see Sendle power the company’s SendPro shipping platform in Australia. SendPro will offer customers a national flat rate, including pickup and delivery guarantees, from Sendle, while Pitney Bowes… Read more »