It had been long feared by Australian retailers, but when Amazon finally opened its .com.au store in November 2013, it was a very quiet launch. A store selling kindles and e-books appeared without..
Many businesses struggle to find the courage to disrupt themselves. Netflix, the online TV and film streamer who was itself a disruptor of the video store, did just that in June 2011. All the signs..
As more advertising is pushed through mobile devices, the price of that advertising is falling. Mobile has brought greater supply but also lower effectiveness, and this is starting to have a major..
When the Australian parliamentary report into IT pricing finally came out at the end of July 2013 the press barely mentioned it. It was quite a contrast from six months earlier when the pathetic..
Online retail is not winning because its lower cost. The cost base of many large pure online retailers is as high as their traditional peers.
With the economic tide turning against Australia its time to make hard choices and back industries in which we have an inherent competitive advantage.