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  • ShopandBox is peer-to-peer shopping
  • ShopandBox is peer-to-peer shopping
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ShopandBox is peer-to-peer shopping

‘Buy anything, anywhere, cheaper’ is ShopandBox’s mantra. This Australian start-up lets shoppers buy items that are either unavailable or far more expensive in their country. They do this with the help of 'Boxers' - personal shoppers local to the country. 



  • Article image Viki:‚Äč opening up international TV's borders

    Nearly 60% of Brits watch online video every day. The internet has broadened our tastes – from Venezuelan novellas to K-Pop videos, the living room has gone global. By crowdsourcing subtitles, streaming site Viki makes TV shows from all over the world accessible to everyone.

  • Article image The role of foreign brands in China

    Brands from around the world are keen to appeal to China's evolving middle market. But what do Chinese people want from foreign brands? We spoke to marketing professor Lily Dong to find out.

  • Article image Trusting strangers when shopping

    We spoke to a group of young shoppers to find out more about how they use customer reviews and in-store advice to guide their shopping decisions.

  • Article image (Reg)retail: fear and online shopping behaviour

    We analyse some e-tail devices which could be used to combat lack of confidence at point of purchase.