Meet the mentor – Hannah Staples from Peppermint Grove

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We are now entering the final stages of judging for the PACK & SEND Small Business Logistics Grant. The grant had over 130 entries from small businesses across the nation – an exciting result!

38 candidates have now been shortlisted and will soon be reviewed by our talented judging panel, which includes Hannah Staples, co-founder and Marketing Manager of Australian home fragrance brand Peppermint Grove. As part of the grant package, the winner of the PACK & SEND Small Business Logistics Grant will receive a business mentorship with Hannah, tapping into her industry expertise.

We asked Hannah to share some of the insights she’s gained since starting up her successful business.

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Shortlisted Entries Announced: Small Business Logistics Grant

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The inaugural PACK & SEND Small Business Logistics Grant has been a huge success and has gathered a large number of entries. The Grant has certainly captured the imagination of the Small Business Community in Australia!

In this blog post we announce the shortlisted entrants and share their Website addresses.

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Last chance to register for the PACK & SEND Small Business Logistics Grant

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The cut-off date for final registrations for the PACK & SEND Small Business Logistics Grant is fast approaching, and we are so excited by the calibre of small businesses that have entered so far.

It’s amazing to see the variety of applicants – we’ve had entries across industries from health and wellbeing to electronics and technology, food and beverage, art and culture, recreation and fitness, and fashion. Continue reading Last chance to register for the PACK & SEND Small Business Logistics Grant

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How to give your eCommerce store more Wow factor

As you’re no doubt aware, eCommerce store owners are always looking for ways to give their store an extra bit of ‘Wow’ factor. A few small tweaks can really make your website stand out in the highly saturated online market. Here are five simple things you can do to help improve your conversions and draw in more traffic. Continue reading How to give your eCommerce store more Wow factor

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5 Tips For Sending Christmas Gifts

5 Tips for Sending Christmas Gifts

It’s that time of year again! Yes, the time for celebrating with friends and family, but also the time for buying and giving Christmas gifts. As well as handing over gifts in person, many people will be sending presents to relatives and friends all over the country (or even the world).

And with the ability to send gifts virtually anywhere, there are certain risks and issues that can arise including lost parcels, breakages, and an array of extra expenses. So how do you make sure you’re doing everything right when sending out Christmas gifts?

Before you begin the process, read on for our five handy tips. Continue reading 5 Tips For Sending Christmas Gifts

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7 Tips To Boost eCommerce Christmas Sales

Christmas is the biggest time of year for any type of retailer. But as more shoppers move into the online sphere each year, it’s eCommerce retailers who are seeing the biggest jumps in sales and revenue.

To make the most of the online shopping boom at Christmas, there are a few things you’ll need to do to prepare. Here are seven top tips for boosting your eCommerce sales during the Christmas period. Continue reading 7 Tips To Boost eCommerce Christmas Sales

How to create a surge in your eCommerce sales

Surge salesYou have been using a wide range of digital marketing strategies, but sales still aren’t where you want them to be? It can be difficult to stand out in the saturated eCommerce market and the little things tend to matter more than you may realise. Here are some simple tricks you can think about to create a dramatic surge in your eCommerce sales. Continue reading How to create a surge in your eCommerce sales