Founded in 2006 by Ruslan Kogan, company is Australia's largest online retailer. In 8 years, the low margin, high volume business went from Melbourne garage to global, with offices in Australia, China, Hong Kong and the UK. Products are consumer electronics, clothing, home and garden, health and beauty and food.
|Kogan Australia Pty Ltd||AUS||website|
|Kogan Australia Pty Ltd|
D- grade in the Baptist World Aid Australia's Behind the Barcode 'Ethical Electronics Guide 2016', which grades companies on their efforts to mitigate the risks of forced labour, child labour and worker exploitation throughout their supply chains. Assessment criteria fall into four main categories: policies, traceability & transparency, monitoring & training and worker rights.
[Source 2016][More on Workers Rights]
In 2013 the Therapeutic Goods Administration's Complaints Resolution Panel upheld a complaint about an ad by this company on the grounds that it breached advertising codes. The ad was subsequently withdrawn.
[Source 2013][More on Irresponsible Marketing]
This company has paid penalties of $32,400 following issue of three infringement notices by the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission. The notices were issued due to reasonable grounds that Kogan had made false or misleading representations about the price of three computer monitors advertised during a Fathers' Day promotion on its eBay store in contravention of the Australian Consumer Law.
[Source 2016][More on Irresponsible Marketing]
|Company Structure||Private company|
|# Employees||150 in 2015|
|Address||136 Buckhurst St, South Melbourne, VIC, 3205, Australia|
|Freecall||1300 304 292|