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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

Procrastinating about entering the ORIAS?

By Jo Harris, Co-Founder, Hunting for George (winners of Best Small Independent Retailer Award at the ORIAS in 2017) Still procrastinating about entering the Australia Post Online Retail Industry Awards (ORIAS)? There is still time to sneak in a submission, […]

Posted on May 1, 2018

2018 Women2Watch Honorees

By Kelly Stickel, Founder & CEO, Remodista As we head to International Women’s Day we want to congratulation our 2018 Women2Watch Honorees!  Our community purpose is to educate brands, cultivate women leaders while connecting globally and these women are making […]

Posted on March 7, 2018

How to Support a Culture of Diversity

By Carmel Zein, Content Manager, Online Retailer International Women’s Day, celebrated on 8 March, commemorates the movement for women’s right around the world. The push for rights may look different in various parts of the world but the message is […]

Posted on March 6, 2018

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