Reuters: In Australia, Amazon is still finding its way

February 5, 2018

GRA Senior Manager, Shanaka Jayasinghe, is quoted in the following article: In Australia, Amazon is still finding its way about Amazon’s entry into the Australian marketplace.

Shanaka has authored/co-authored several whitepapers and articles on the Australian retail sector, in particular last-mile delivery and the impact of Amazon on local retailers.

Recent publications available for download include:

  • Amazon - Impact on Australia 
    This presentation outlines GRA's perspectives on Amazon and its motivation for entering the Australian market.
  • Making the Last-Mile Profitable
    This whitepaper explores the shortfalls of traditional supply chain models in servicing online demand and what could be around the corner as creative solutions to bridge the gap towards profitability in the future.

Speaking engagements

Shanaka will be presenting 'Click & Collect – exploring its practical application and its adoption in Australia', along with Mark Chapman, Director of Supply Chain at Pepkor (Best & Less, Harris Scarfe) at Akolade's Retail Fulfilment Summit in Melbourne on 27 February 2018.

For more information on this event visit the event website