Australia’s biggest shoe retailer gets same-day jump on Amazon

July 29, 2018 | The Age

Australia’s largest footwear chain says rolling out same-day delivery across most of the country will satisfy consumers’ demand for “instant gratification” and safeguard it from new online competitors such as Amazon.

Accent Group started sending same-day out of 12 of its Platypus shoe stores last week, and over the next two months intends to extend the service to all 350 of its Australian stores, which include the Hype DC, Skechers, Vans and The Athletes Foot banners.

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