Amazon Australia Expansion Set to Shake Up JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman

 In Australia, International, NewZealand
A major shake-up is looming in the retail sector as the giant online retailer, Amazon, has its sights set on the Australia market with JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman the ones with the most to fear.
In what is called one of the largest "disruptors" for retailers, Amazon could generate sales of up to $4 billion in Australia with a focus on electrical items, which will be a direct hit on JB Hi-FI and Gerry Harvey’s Harvey Norman business.
Brokers have estimated the most impacted retailer is likely to be JB Hi-Fi where earnings could fall as much as 23 per cent, followed by a 19 per cent fall in Harvey Norman’s earnings. Sydney Morning Herald – Read more…

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