Booktopia

Leaders must master two styles of leadership during a crisis: acute, to respond to the initial chaos; and chronic, to manage the long and often uncertain path to recovery.  That’s the view of Gartner, expressed in a recent report titled, “Acute vs. Chronic Leadership during the Covid-19 Pandemic”, authored by

Tony Nash- Booktopia CEO

Australian online retailer Booktopia has raised $20 million to further invest in automation and enhance the capacity and efficiency at its Sydney distribution centre.   The equity was raised from a consortium of private investors led by Su-Ming Wong, Co-Founder & CEO of Champ Ventures who will join the Board of

Contextual commerce and purposeful businesses will be game changers for ecommerce retailers in the coming years, according to a panel at this year’s Online Retailer conference. During the keynote panel this morning, Julie Mathers, CEO of Flora and Fauna said those who use their power to do good will change

Booktopia equity crowdfunding

The board of Australian online book retailer Booktopia has decided to walk away from an equity crowdfunding campaign it launched in November after failing to reach its minimum target. The company had been hoping to raise between $3 million and $10 million at $1 per share on equity crowdfunding platform

Members of the public can buy a stake in Australian online retailer Booktopia. The ecommerce business was once headed for an ASX listing but shelved the idea in 2016. It’s now looking to raise capital through a less conventional method. Valued at $113.4 million, Booktopia is looking to raise $10