Australians spend a record of $21.3 billion shopping online

Online purchases continue to grow with more Australians shopping online than ever before. New research from Australia Post indicates total purchases topping $21.3 billion for the first time, a 18.7% increase compared with 2016 with local retailers accounting for more than 80% of the total spend. Australia Post today released its annual Inside Australian Online… Continue reading Australians spend a record of $21.3 billion shopping online

A look at the online marketplace

Julian Smith blogs about how the online marketplace is impacting the take-up of new technology.

“Consumers are more receptive to purchasing low risk, inexpensive items online (such as music or e-books), and it will take time for people to become comfortable with the notion of buying expensive products..”