McDonald’s and UberEats Partnering on Delivery Service

McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) is teaming up with startup giant Uber to provide a new home delivery service in Florida starting in January. The new partnership between McDonald’s and Uber will see nearly 200 restaurants across markets in Tampa, Orlando and Miami take part in the trial scheme. According to a spokeswoman for McDonald’s, the company’s intention […]


Maximise Sales this Christmas with Good Preparation

The Christmas rush can be a hectic and often stressful period for many retailers and wholesale distribution businesses. But how much less stressful would it be if you knew your business was fully prepared to maximise your sales potential? See JCurve Solutions’ tips on planning with the right reporting, inventory, eCommerce and omni-channel offerings. Setting […]


Face to Face shopping experience is as relevant as ever

MYER is spending a fortune on a huge store in the suburbs. The department store — which just a few years ago seemed headed for the grave — might yet survive. Myer is radically expanding one of its stores in the Melbourne suburb of Werribee, a working class area 29km south west of the city […]

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What can POS systems do?

When starting your business, it’s important to consider how you’ll capture and record your sales data. Gathering this information effectively can help you to measure your success over time and manage your business finances. Point-of-sale (POS) systems are computer systems that help your business to process sales. As your business grows, you may find you […]


A Single Platform: The First Pillar in Unlimited Retail Growth

A Single Platform: The First Pillar in Unlimited Retail Growth Posted by Branden Jenkins, GM of Global Retail, NetSuite Need an example of the upheaval and disruption ecommerce has brought to retail? Ask a catalog retailer. Hanover Direct, a 102-year old apparel and home fashion retailer built its business on mail order catalogs for its […]


Retail Experts Share Their Advice on Keeping up with Modern Consumers

Posted by China Martens, Senior Writer, NetSuite Intelligent order orchestration, beacons, mobile POS and constantly evolving customer expectations that retailers “know them” are just a few of the things that make succeeding as a modern retailer incredibly challenging. For example, consumers today use multiple channels to research, order, track and then pick up their purchase […]


5 Tips to Win a Retail Award Author : Aaron Blackman

Last month, I had the privilege of attending the ARA Australian Retail Awards in Melbourne showcasing some talented retail performers across Australia. There were a multitude of awards taken out including Lush Cosmetics for Australian Retailer of the Year and The Good Guys for Australian Multichannel Retailer of the Year. The retail industry is an […]