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Why FMCG brands will expand via AR and digital platforms next year

How L’Oreal and HiSmile tap Gen Z and Millennial consumers via Snapchat.

Coles IT crash frustrates customers, temporarily shuts 800 stores

Customers nationwide were left to abandon shopping carts in more than 800 Coles supermarkets on Friday, as the chain suffered a crash of it’s payment systems, disabling it from processing any purchases.

Woolies launches new tech to deliver groceries same day in Melbourne

Micro-fulfilment tech could be a game changer, says Woolies CEO.

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How to understand shopper behaviour during a pandemic

Understanding how shopper behaviour is changing through Covid-19 is vital, but capturing these shifts while staying ‘covid-safe’ has become a challenge.

Harry Seidler building Woolworths innovation hub

Woolworths underlines digital-first strategy with creation of Sydney innovation hub

Woolworths Group is bringing its digital businesses together under one roof to prompt a more focused digital-first creative approach for the company.

Environmental benefits of warehousing automation technologies

Robots and machinery can perform repetitive and complex tasks faster, safer and with greater precision than manual methods ever could.

Dan Murphy’s unveils number plate recognition drive-thru service

The drive thru cameras can recognise the number-plate once the vehicle arrives at the bay.

Amazon adds Dash Cart and Alexa to its next-gen Fresh store in California

Amazon has opened its first Fresh store in Southern California, a next-gen concept introducing the Amazon Dash Cart and new Alexa features.

Eftpos by mobile growing at record rates in Covid’s wake

Australians are choosing to pay by eftpos on their mobile phones at record levels in the wake of the Covid-19 crisis.

Survival strategies in a digital world

Covid-19 and its impact on bricks and mortar retail has fast-tracked the need for frictionless online offerings for consumer goods companies.