Experts Warn Amazon Will Stumble On Major Logistics and HR Issues In Oz | channelnews

“When you start delivering beyond the metro centres into the regions, that is where the real challenge will be”.

Dennis claims that eBay Australia will soon launch a guaranteed delivery service, plus a price matching program. The strategy is likely intended to increase eBay’s competitiveness amidst Amazon’s influence.

Commentators speculate that Amazon’s prices will generally be around 30% cheaper, however, the company’s recent entry into Brazil demonstrated that its pricing strategy isn’t always as expected.

Target Australia Boss, Launa Inman, warns that Amazon’s “price scrapping” strategy may backfire with Aussie consumers:

“Amazon is constantly looking at what is happening in the market, they could change prices 10 times a day – but this could be a weakness for them because it could be irritating for consumers who are looking and a few hours later the price has gone up. They need to manage this carefully”.

Inman also suggests that Amazon Australia could face pricing issues, given the fact staff wages in the United States and UK are much lower.

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