Updated 3 December 2019 What do you think when someone mentions Christmas & summer holidays? My mind goes to lazy days spent at the beach, BBQs, warm balmy evenings that go on forever. Relaxation, a chance to recharge and reconnect. Then you remember you are a business owner, you have the lead up to Christmas […]
Creativity and innovation have always been at the nucleus of the approximately $2.4 trillion fashion industry. Much like technology, fashion that rules is both dynamic and visionary. It’s no wonder, then, that the two are inextricably linked; that is, fashion and technology. From the very first sewing machine that paved the way for the textile […]
We have depth of project experience, and years of working in the retail industry, on various technology projects. Over this time, we have gleaned some insight into the ways of engaging that get the best long term results for the client organisation and the project, and we want to share some these with you. Projects […]
The headlines and news stories are predictable: Bricks and mortar are failing. Online is the future. Here at 6R, we know that this is an oversimplification, as online and in-store, experiences merge, good retailers are using data to focus on improving convenience and experience for their customers.
In 2018 alone, Australians spent a grand total of $28.6 billion ($20.3 billion USD) while shopping online. As of January of this year, this amounts to 9% of Australia’s total retail sales. All of this online shopping means that the amount of packaging is also on the rise. Further predictions by Statista show that Australia […]
The WEF 2017 report says we will see 15% of stores close in the next decade. Last year saw the highest retail closure numbers in the USA and 2019 is tipped to follow suit. Australia has a significant amount of retail space per capita and this trend seems destined to head our way. But fear not, […]