Tess Bennett

Tess Bennett

Tess Bennett is the editor of Which-50 and is responsible for leading the publication’s daily coverage of Australia's digital businesses for C-Suite executives, strategists, founders and directors. As the former editor of Internet Retailing Australia and journalist for Inside Retail, Tess has five years experience covering retail and ecommerce. At Which-50 Tess reports on a broad range of topics including technology, the industrial internet, analytics and digital marketing.

Omnichannel Order Management

Ecommerce pros are looking for omnichannel order management system (OMS) vendors that can become strategic partners and offer tools that give insights into best practice and optimisation, according to Forrester. Which-50 and ADMA are introducing a one day classroom-based digital transformation education program for senior executives lead by visiting US subject matter

Spamhaus

Governance of your data is critical. If you lose control of it, fixing the problem is a painful exercise. That is the experience of Sean Smith head of customer experience at Endeavour Drinks Group, the new name for Woolworths liquor group. Which-50 and ADMA are introducing a one day classroom-based digital

Ros Harvey, CEO, The Yield

The Internet of Things (IoT) is still approaching the ‘peak of inflated expectations’ on the Gartner Hype Cycle and there are limited examples of how the technology has been operationalised and is delivering real business value. That’s the opinion of Ros Harvey, managing director and founder of agtech business The

What would happen to the insurance industry if a critical mass of autonomous vehicles eliminated many road accidents and injuries? Or if a digital giant with strong customer relationships — say, Amazon — began selling insurance? These scenarios are among a handful of threats identified by management consultancy  McKinsey &

Spamhaus

Organisations are beginning to ‘listen’ to unstructured data found in texts which was previously deemed boring or irrelevant to provide insights, says Evan Harridge, founder of Immersive. Which-50 and ADMA are introducing a one day classroom-based digital transformation education program for senior executives lead by visiting US subject matter expert Courtney Hunt

Forrester Research has named SAS, IBM, Adobe, and Pitney Bowes as leaders in customer analytics solutions. SAP, FICO, Teradata, Angoss, Alteryx, and Manthan were deemed strong performers, and AgilOne is a contender. Which-50 and ADMA are introducing a one day classroom-based digital transformation education program for senior executives lead by visiting US

Niall Keating, head of big data at Coles whose job is to modernise and simplify the supermarket giant’s information ecosystem, wants to see a rise in graduates with “hardcore software engineering skills.” Which-50 and ADMA are introducing a one day classroom-based digital transformation education program for senior executives lead by visiting US

Data Republic

Aussie data exchange platform Data Republic has grand plans for the future, which started to unfold this week. The company launched its Open Data Marketplace, a governed marketplace for organisations to list, exchange, and collaborate on data exchange projects in a secure environment. “I would say that we would be

Industry-wide retailers have a “breath taking naiveté” when it comes to the role of digital in omnichannel, argues a new report from Retail Systems Research (RSR). Which-50 and ADMA are introducing a one day classroom-based digital transformation education program for senior executives lead by visiting US subject matter expert Courtney Hunt PhD.

Regulatory changes set to come into force next month are expected to boost Australia’s commercial drone industry. From September 29, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) has relaxed rules to allow drones under 2kg to be flown for commercial purposes without the need for a licence, which is good new for