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Introducing the new Online Retailer Retail Elevate Workshop …

After much deliberation, the Online Retailer Kickstarter Workshop has gotten a facelift! Introducing our Retail Elevate Workshop. A design thinking full-day workshop catered to small ecommerce business wishing to turn their Start Up into a Scale Up. With an inspiring advisory […]

Posted on September 27, 2018

The Electric Blanket That Shocked Ecommerce …

By Michael Langdon, Video Producer and Author, Serious Levity There’s no denying that video increases conversion rates. Studies have shown that it can increase conversion by up to 80% on a splash page. Whilst we have seen some huge successes […]

Posted on September 26, 2018

… and that’s a wrap!

By Carmel Zein, Content Manager, Online Retailer Conference & Expo It’s a wrap for the 10th anniversary of Online Retailer! Firstly, we want to say a huge thank you to all of our partners, delegates, sponsors, advisers and supporters, the […]

Posted on September 26, 2018

Australia Post ORIAS Finalists Announced!

The 2018 Australia Post Online Retail Industry Awards (ORIAS) Finalists were announced yesterday, Wednesday 13 June, at the Primus Hotel in Sydney, with over 200 retailers and technology providers in attendance. Now in its 9th year, the annual event celebrates […]

Posted on June 14, 2018

5 Minutes with David Bell, Wharton School

We recently caught up with with David Bell (Xinmei Zhang & Zongge Dai Professor, Wharton School) ahead of his session, ‘Winning in the Digital Economy’ at Online Retailer 2018.  Can you give us a sneak peek into what you’ll be covering? […]

Posted on June 1, 2018

Interview with Phoebe Yu, ettitude

By Jade Collins, Femeconomy Phoebe Yu, Founder of ettitude works directly with manufacturers to design and create a beautiful range of modern basic bed linen using sustainable design, technology and organic bamboo. The sheets, made from 100% organic bamboo lyocell are as fine […]

Posted on May 25, 2018

Interview with Jane Lu, Showpo

By Jade Collins, Femeconomy   Jane Lu, CEO and Founder of Showpo is the very definition of self made. The fast fashion retail business now turning over in excess of $30 million annually and shipping to over 80 countries was started from her parent’s […]

Posted on May 25, 2018

80% of Women Don’t Like Shopping

By Emma Sharley A recent study* by fashion-tech entrepreneurs Kelly Slessor and Emma Sharley found 80% of women don’t like shopping. WHY? DUE TO THE TIME IT TAKES, OFTEN THEY CAN’T FIND THE RIGHT FIT OR STYLE, AND THE PAIN OF HAVING TO RETURN […]

Posted on May 25, 2018

5 Tips for Increasing the ROI of your Expo Participation

By Alice Kuepper, Event Director, Online Retailer Participating in an exhibition is a big investment and whilst signing up might feel like the biggest decision, the really important part is getting ready for the show so you are making the […]

Posted on May 22, 2018

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