Athina Mallis

Athina Mallis

Athina Mallis is the editor of the Which-50 Digital Intelligence Unit and a writer for Which-50.com

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Melbourne-based Adore Beauty has made a half-million dollar investment in warehouse management software to reduce the amount of packaging it uses. What’s more, automation is expected to bolster the company’s growth for the next five years. The solution chosen was HighJump. Kate Morris, CEO and founder of the beauty ecommerce

Workplace by Facebook has reached 2 million paid users since launching the subscription service in October two years ago. ​It has more than 150 companies with 10,000 users on the platform Facebook Workplace began in October 2016 and started charging users a year later. A number of giant corporations have

Two ANZ executives Maile Carnegie and Mark Hand have been promoted as the bank announced a new management structure designed to help it navigate the challenges in the sector. Carnegie, the former managing director of Google Australia and New Zealand, joined ANZ in 2016 to assist the bank’s digital transformation

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The ACCC has asked for more input from the industry as its digital platforms inquiry turns its focus to the ad tech supply chain. During a speech to the Australian Association of National Advertisers (ANNA) and ThinkTV audience in Sydney last night, Rod Sims, chair at the ACCC asked for

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Retailers are facing new challenges when it comes to making sure their customers are getting the best treatment possible — or risk losing them to competitors.  During a recent Adobe panel with senior retail executives, five key challenges for retailers were identified: customer-driven disruption; trust; digital maturity; data alignment; and

Ecargo (ECG) has completed its acquisition of China export business Metcash Export Services from supermarket wholesaler Metcash. The wholesaler, which supplies more than 10,000 independent retailers in Australia, still owns 15 per cent of Metcash Export Services, while ECG controls the remaining 85 per cent. The Metcash’s China team will

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Startup community Fishburners has launched a virtual membership program which provides access to its network of events, mentors and communities to people who aren’t able to visit its Sydney or Brisbane hubs. Fishburners said new parents, people with disabilities, those living in rural areas or those who cannot afford to

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New statistics from Australia Post show the biggest online shopping week is now in November as Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales become even more popular with consumers. According to the Australia Post 2019 eCommerce industry report, Inside Australian Online Shopping, the two significant shopping events, Black Friday and Cyber

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Between the scheme’s inception in February and December 2018, 812 data breaches were reported to Australia’s privacy watchdog under the Notifiable Data Breaches (NDB) rules. Angelene Falk, Australian Information Commissioner and Privacy Commissioner, said the growing number of data breaches reported to the office is consistent with trends experienced by

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Buy now, pay later platforms have welcomed a final report into the credit and financial services sector that was handed down late Friday afternoon. The senate inquiry made a number for recommendations to companies like Afterpay, Zip Pay and FlexiGroup, but none of those recommendations included expensive credit checks for