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How To Prepare for Smartphone and Tablet Shopping This Festive Season
Analysis

How To Prepare for Smartphone and Tablet Shopping This Festive Season

Consumer shopping habits and expectations are changing. In Deloitte’s recent survey of holiday shopping venues, the Internet topped the list for the second year running. Online retail traffic is booming in Australia and a whopping 38% of it comes from mobile devices. With tablets emerging as a preferred channel for online shopping, it’s important to be aware of all the screens in your customers’ hands this holiday season.

Image and Facial Recognition Set To Infiltrate Our Daily Lives
Analysis

Image and Facial Recognition Set To Infiltrate Our Daily Lives

We are in the process of a transformational shift from text to visual media in our online world. It’s no surprise that some of the most important advances in web and online technology are occurring in the areas of image and facial recognition and we should soon expect to see this technology infiltrate our lives.

Australian Retailers Can Go Straight to Mobile
Mobile Marketing

Australian Retailers Can Go Straight to Mobile

Retailers in Australia have generally been slow to respond to opportunities presented by smartphone and tablet savvy shoppers. According to new research, only 30% have mobile websites and 21% have mobile apps. This seems low, but considering just over 50% have a website at all, it’s actually surprising to see this much mobile activity.

Omnichannel Shoppers: Coming to a Store Near You
Analysis

Omnichannel Shoppers: Coming to a Store Near You

According to Telstra, 49% of Australian online shoppers have researched goods in a physical store and THEN bought them online.

Are you Ready for Mobile Grocery Shopping?
Analysis

Are you Ready for Mobile Grocery Shopping?

A recent article in B and T has highlighted the opportunity for supermarkets to begin competing on convenience (rather than price) by tapping into consumers’ smartphone use.