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Square to buy Afterpay for $39 billion as buy now, pay later booms

Afterpay has been the bellwether of the niche online payments sector which burst into the mainstream last year.

Inside MyDeal’s plan to conquer big and bulky e-commerce

The online marketplace aims to be the leading online marketplace for furniture and homewares. Here’s how.

Why Ella Baché CEO Pippa Hallas trekked in the desert with her customers

We chat with Hallas about leadership, her favourite retailers and trekking in the desert with her customers.

Retail appointments of the week

Ex-Pottery Barn VP to lead Petal + Pup in the US; Pizza Hut gets new chief digital and technology officer; Violette Serr...

‘The door is open’: Why Larry Kestelman is going all in on retail

We spoke with the Melbourne entrepreneur about his recent acquisition of Brand Collective and what kind of retail brands...

VIDEO: How Outland Denim is fighting human trafficking

On World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, we chat with Outland Denim CEO James Bartle about what brands can do to sto...

Behind the evolution of 107-year-old Japanese eyewear brand Tanaka Optical

It may be more than 100 years old, but Japanese eyewear business Tanaka Optical has its sights set on finally going inte...

Temple & Webster CEO Mark Coulter talks tech, podcasts and rentals

Here’s what the e-commerce leader thinks about some of the biggest trends in retail right now.

Twitter begins testing shopping feature on brand profile pages

The San Francisco-based company is following in the footsteps of larger rival Facebook, which opened a "Shops" feature l...

France rolls out vaccination requirement. Here’s what it means for you

As the Delta strain of Covid-19 continues to spread around the world, some governments are making proof of vaccination o...

How online retailer Style Story is riding the K-beauty wave

Here's how Style Story's founder entered the K-beauty market, which is projected to reach $21.8 billion by 2026.

EU gives Google 2 months to improve hotel, flight search results

The latest grievance centres on the prices on its services Google Flights and Google Hotels.

Here’s how Best & Less plans to stand out in the crowded discount sector

CEO Rodney Orrock explains how the company's reputation for quality clothing at affordable prices and strong focus on th...

China sales help Armani bounce back from pandemic

Luxury goods sales around the world fell sharply last year for the first time in years.

Inside the rise of the ‘art-lennial’

There’s a new generation of art buyers –and they’re not afraid to drop tens of thousands of dollars online. Here's how r...