Interesting to observe what Australia Post is doing to re-position its business into an e-commerce operator.
Similarly, newsagents have the network of 4000 shops and a logistic operation already delivering packages…all we need is a strong brand the consumer can depend upon.
Australia Post chief executive Ahmed Fahour said. “We have the physical networks that small businesses can leverage to grow — domestically and beyond our shores. Initiatives such as this will be vital to us maintaining our role in communities…
There’s plenty of other sources of funding out there, but what Australia Post has that other accelerators don’t is a brand that everyone knows, a network of 4000 shops, and a logistic operation already delivering hundreds of millions of packages every year.”