That’s right! – With over a year of whispers on the rumour mill Amazon have finally confirmed a location to set up warehouses in Australia…
No surprise there with the Australian office already being based in Melbourne, but we had heard lots of interesting rumours in the last 12 months to say the least. This is a long-awaited jump for Australian online retail to catch up with the rest of the world.
Not only will the invasion of amazon completely revolutionise our online market, the move to Australia will bring with is all the goodness of products and services amazon have to offer, like prime shipping, Media streaming and rental services, but in the most exciting part they will bring with them Amazons own home assistant devices “Alexa” and “Echo”.
Now with competitor home assistant Google’s “home” beating them to the punch; releasing first on Australian shores it is unknown what sort of struggle this competition will bring for amazon devices. Currently leading the market in both the UK and US, the team at amazon are not so used to playing catch up with the rest of the tech gang.