South Australian exporters will receive a boost from the State Government to go online and sell their products to the world as part of a new e-commerce Accelerator Program (eCAP).
Australian chain of supermarkets, IGA, is introducing online deliveries with the launch of its new platform, IGA Shop. Read more
Coles has partnered with a leading data platform to provide suppliers with an unprecedented level of insight into customer needs, utilising data from more than 2,500 stores. Read more
Wesfarmers is undergoing a restructure of its retail brands, focusing efforts on increasing Kmart, Target and Catch digital offerings by leveraging on the recent e-commerce boom. The restructure will include the closure or conversion of up to 167 Target stores.
Microsoft and FedEx announced they will form a partnership, that the pair believe could help “transform commerce” through FedEx’s logistics network and Microsoft’s cloud. Read more
Delivery drivers and grocery workers are being honoured for being on the front lines during the coronavirus pandemic by being turned into superhero action figures. Read more
The former Vice President of Amazon and former Chairman of Walmart’s international e-commerce group have both moved from the USA to begin their new director roles at Australia’s largest retailers. Read more
Leading home-grown tea retailer, T2 Tea, experienced a 120 per cent growth across its digital sales channels in 2019 and as a result needed to rethink its WMS provider. MHD sits down with the technology and logistics team to find out more.
Australia’s supermarket giants are returning to normal trading hours and stock availability, following the dramatic surge in panic buying in March. Read more
Australia Post parcel volumes have almost doubled in the last four weeks, up by 80 per cent compared to last year, as more and more householders shop online as they self-isolate. Read more