In recent years Australian retailers have been dealing with the reality of decreasing profits and increasing international competition. It seems that almost ubiquitous online connectivity is increasingly moving beyond influencing purchasing decisions through the provision of information, to becoming the favoured channel for retail transactions.
It has been argued that poor retail performance in Australia is due to an innovation drought.
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Leading executives from around Australia and the world will be coming to Sydney in March to discuss the latest strategies for retail innovation at the Retail Show