CBA to Launch New Albert POS Device to Global Banks

Commonwealth Bank of Australia wants to change the way consumers pay with its newly launched Albert POS device.

The bank expects tens of thousands of this new technology to appear in Australian retail stores, cafes and restaurants, providing them and its customers with richer data on consumer spending patterns.

Albert, a wireless 7-inch Android tablet with a […]

Retail Giant Myer Sued By Shareholder After Profit Downgrade

Australia’s largest department store group, Myer Holdings, is facing a lawsuit by a shareholder who claims “loss and damage” due to 23% fall in profit.

The claim states that shareholders have been led to believe that profits would be higher.

Melbourne City Investments Pty Ltd (MCI) has launched legal proceedings against the retailer over losses resulting from statements […]

Surfwear Retailer Billabong Rejects Shareholder Court Action

Billabong International intends to reject a shareholder class action claim over market disclosures it made in 2011, that is, the earnings downgrade that resulted in massive share price falls.

The struggling surfwear retailer said on Thursday that it had received notice of the said lawsuit from the Federal Court of Australia.

A year ago, Australian law firm […]

Weekend Penalties in SA Slashed Under Landmark Retail Deal

A landmark agreement between Business SA and the shop assistants’ union will abolish Saturday and weekday evening penalties, halve the rate of those paid on Sundays, and cut public holiday rates from 150 per cent to 100 per cent.

Consequently the deal will raise the base wages and improve the working conditions of retail workers in […]

Aussie Active-Wear Retailer Stylerunner Hits Massive Online Success

If you are a fitness buff, chances are you have already heard of or shopped from Stylerunner, an online active-wear store founded by Australian twins Julie and Sali Stevanja.

If you haven’t, you might think Stylerunner is just another online store for gym bunnies. But you may be surprised to know that it actually stands out […]

Brick-and-Mortar Amazon Retail Store to Open in NYC

E-commerce giant Amazon Inc. is planning to open its first brick-and-mortar store in New York City, just in time for the holiday shopping season.

The store, which will serve both as a warehouse and storefront, is set to open right across the Empire State Building, sources told The Wall Street Journal.

The Amazon retail store, now still […]

In-House Amazon Advertising Platform Challenges Google

Web advertising is a goldmine, so it’s not surprising that an online retailer like Amazon would want to have a bigger share of the market.

According to The Wall Street Journal, Amazon plans to replace Google-powered ads on its pages with an in-house ad placement platform. Although Amazon already has a business placing ads on third-party […]

Apple Pay Raises the Bar for Digital Payment Solutions

Along with the unveiling of iPhone 6 and Apple Watch, Apple has officially introduced its very own digital payment service during yesterday’s media event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts, Cupertino.

Dubbed Apple Pay, the mobile payment app is usable with the company’s new smartphones and its first wearable technology. The app lets iPhone […]

Google Merchant Center Offers New Shipping Configuration Tool

New tool for online retailers to set accurate shipping costs.
Google reveals inaccurate shipping costs are a common pet peeve of consumers who buy on Google Shopping.

Taking this into consideration, the tech company decided to create a tool to help retailers display more accurate total prices to shoppers. The tool called shipping configuration tool was made available […]

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