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Australia Post Parcel lockers

Blackmores CEO Christine Holgate will be the new Managing Director and Group CEO of Australia Post, continuing the company’s transformation to a parcel and eCommerce company. Holgate succeeds Ahmed Fahour who resigned in February following a public dispute over his $5.6 million salary after seven and half years in the

Google, Apple, Facebook, Amazon, Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent. These are the digital giants that have taken control of consumer interactions. In fact, Gartner predicts that by 2021, 20 per cent of all activities an individual engages in will involve at least one of the top seven digital giants. The prediction

Chris Tung, CMO Alibaba Group

Alibaba has unveiled a suite of digital marketing tools during the Cannes Lions Innovation festival which will allow marketers to use real time data to segment and target Chinese consumers. Sign up to Which-50’s Digital Marketing Newsletter It’s the first time the Chinese ecommerce giant has had a presence at

Last week, Alibaba (BABA US) hosted its annual investor day in Hangzhou, China. It has increasingly become China’s marquee technology and investor event as investors, media and other stakeholders gather to hear from Alibaba founder and Chairman, Jack Ma and his management team. So, what did we learn from the

Alibaba has reported its strongest quarterly revenue growth since the company’s IPO. For the quarter ended March 31 revenue increased 60 per cent to $US5.6 billion. Alibaba’s revenue for the full year was $US23 billion, an increase of 56 per cent year-over-year. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter “Alibaba

Southeast Asian online marketplace Lazada, owned by Alibaba, is joining forces with Uber and Netflix to launch a new digital loyalty program in Singapore. The membership program, LiveUp, gives members access to rewards and discounts on online shopping, food delivery and Uber rides, as well as a free 6-month Netflix

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The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s (ACCC) decision to deny some of Australia’s major banks the ability to bargain collectively with Apple and boycott Apple Pay might have opened a whole new door for digital wallets in Australia. Take our Which-50 reader survey and go into the draw for a

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Alibaba Group, PwC, Blackmores and Australia Post have signed a memorandum of understanding to explore blockchain technology to curb food fraud. Take our Which-50 reader survey and go into the draw for a chance to win a pair of Sony H.ear Bluetooth headphones or 1 of 5 Google Daydream VR

When Australian online retailer Vinomofo launched its Singaporean operation before Christmas they filled their new warehouse with enough wine to last for two months. Or so they thought. A mere 48 hours after launch the company had all but sold out of its stock and needed to air freight more

You might have read that chairman of Alibaba, Jack Ma, has given $26 million to Newcastle Uni. The contribution will fund a range of scholarships for students from disadvantaged backgrounds. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter This is the biggest donation Newcastle Uni has ever received, and as an