News and interviews on Ruslan Kogan including trends, features, blogs and community conversations from an Australian business perspective.
Thursday, 28 June 2012
New research shows Gen Y shoppers can’t recall brands as well as they used to. The answer isn’t being louder – it’s being smarter about how you market.
Wednesday, 27 June 2012
First it was tech entrepreneur Ruslan Kogan telling shoppers they’d be charged more for using outdated technology, and now an American company has followed suit – offering Mac users more shopping options.
Thursday, 21 June 2012
Ruslan Kogan caused a stir last week when he started taxing IE7 users. But it raises a good point – there’s no excuse for using outdated software.
Friday, 15 June 2012
The Kogan tax might have a degree of merit, according to some web developers.
Ruslan Kogan is an expert at stirring the pot, but he’s also got some innovative ideas.
Monday, 19 March 2012
How much we pay, compared to our cousins overseas, is now a major issue for retailers due to the strong Aussie dollar.
Wednesday, 16 March 2011
There are hundreds of thousands of conferences, seminars and books all focused on the supposed 'art of selling'. But this is 'old-school' thinking.
Monday, 07 March 2011
There’s plenty happening today – a big chunk of Carsales has been sold, Google’s still hunting acquisitions and Kogan’s made another big claim.
Wednesday, 02 March 2011
JB Hi-Fi chief executive Terry Smart has defended his company, saying tech entrepreneur Ruslan Kogan’s description of JB Hi-Fi as “Apple’s bitch” is “way off”.
Friday, 04 February 2011
Whatever you think of Ruslan Kogan – in Gerry Harvey’s case, not much – his new pricing model is nothing if not innovative.
Thursday, 02 December 2010
Online tech retailer Kogan has unveiled a new pricing model which allows shoppers to buy certain products at a cheaper price early in the manufacturing cycle.
Tuesday, 16 November 2010
Kogan, the online consumer electronics retailer, has expanded to the UK, beginning operations in the country last night Australian time.
Wednesday, 27 October 2010
Telstra’s T-Tab, aimed at price-conscious users, includes web access and SMS and telephone capabilities
Wednesday, 13 October 2010
Retail giants Harvey Norman and JB HiFi complain the high value of the Australian dollar is exacerbating price deflation on gadgets such as LCD televisions.
Wednesday, 25 August 2010
Gerry Harvey launches attack against online tech entrepreneur Ruslan Kogan, calling him a “con” and saying customers will always choose well-established brands over cheap, discounted products.
Wednesday, 21 July 2010
Kogan Electronics, founded by entrepreneur Ruslan Kogan, set to launch eBook reader in order to take advantage of the massive hype surrounding the Amazon Kindle and Apple iPad.
Tuesday, 02 March 2010
Kogan Technologies is set to release its own tablet computer, though its founder, Ruslan Kogan, doesn’t understand the hype surrounding the product.
Friday, 09 October 2009
Retailers are taking advantage of the strength of the Australian dollar, placing more emphasis on importing.
Thursday, 08 October 2009
With Christmas fast approaching, smart online retailers should be thinking about their holiday strategies.
Friday, 26 June 2009
An Australian online store entrepreneur is expanding into the US to capture a budget market.