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Trade Me enables emoji communication between members

Depending on consumer feedback, the feature may be rolled out across other parts of the marketplace.

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Spending on local online stores outpaces bricks and mortar

Spending on international sites falls.


Mobile helps boost Redbubble’s first-half revenue

Active customers grew 61 per cent in the first half.


Amazon to roll out its own delivery network

Amazon reportedly wants to become less dependent on carriers.

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The hidden costs of online shopping – for customers and retailers

“Customer first” is the basis of all retailer strategies, but now they are struggling with the consequences.

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The pros and cons of free product samples

Should retailers follow Amazon’s example to offer free product samples?


Amazon shares to jump 20 per cent in 2019

Analyst predicts bumper year for online marketplace.


MySale Group warns of revenue dip in peak trading period

Online retailer says GST change proved challenging.


Trade Me acquired by private equity firm

Apax Partners have valued the business at $2.56 billion.

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Trade Me CEO to stay on amid takeover tussle

CEO to stay on as company weighs two takeover proposals.


Trade Me engaging with second buyout offer

Online marketplace receives second buyout proposal.


NZ Post closing last corporate-owned shops

Seventy-nine post shops to be replaced by franchise operations.

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