Soothing and Healing – Plascon reveals its 2020 winter colour inspirations

This winter, don’t be afraid of the dark when it comes to interior trends, says the Plascon Colour Advice team.As the days get shorter and...

Olympia Paints introduces new Biosan hand sanitiser

Hand washing is absolutely essential in these times. Olympia Paints is producing Biosan 70, their very own alcohol-based hand sanitiser to assist with maintaining hand...

Dulux named most loved paint brand at Kasi Star Awards

Dulux has been named the most loved paint brand for the eighth consecutive year, in the Kasi Star Brands Awards. Hosted by Ask Afrika, South Africa’s...

Transform your home with Builders

At Builders, we love the bright side of yellow and the bright side of life. One of the brighter outcomes of lockdown has been that,...

Olympia refines its colour matching and measurement process to give their...

Let’s face it, finding that perfect paint colour to enhance your interior or exterior walls can be challenging at the best of times. Depending...

Cashbuild keeps interim dividend unchanged as cash position improves

Building materials retailer Cashbuild says its strong cash position has allowed it to keep its interim dividend to end-December unchanged, though it expects weak...

Shield Trade Show 2020

The annual Shield trade show is currently underway at Nasrec with brands showcasing their products to an expected 5000 visitors.This 2 day show not...

Shock tax hike coming for South Africans in April, economists warn

Fiscal policy is a huge problem for South Africa, with stuttering tax collections, and an apparent unwillingness of the government to cut the public...

As SA retailers struggle, other African markets start to shine

As more South African retailers announce possible closure of unprofitable stores, their peers in the continent are breaking new grounds, becoming the ones to...

HOW TO ACCESS RISING BLACK DISCRETIONARY INCOME

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Are SA retailers stuck in a hole?

t’s the third-largest sector of the economy and a labour-intensive industry in in South Africa. But the retail sector is going through a prolonged...

The New Era of Digital Retail

Optimize your retail strategy and position your organization for success. The internet and customer expectations are forcing retailers to reassess the service they provide, not...

6 Merchandising Strategies That Increase Category Sales

Merchandising strategies are an inherent part of any retailer’s success. To stay relevant in a competitive market, your strategies should vary by category and...

Recognizing Return Fraud

Signs of Fraudulent Activity in Retail

The most expensive online transaction recorded on Black Friday in South...

Automated clearing house BankservAfrica has published data on Black Friday and Cyber Monday in South Africa, with in-store and online transaction volumes reflecting strong...

Black Friday shows a maturing SA consumer and a stable payment...

DPO South Africa, South Africa’s largest payment service provider, believes the numbers and trends of Black Friday 2019 point to a more mature market...

Chat commerce in Africa has leapfrogged other regions

Speaking at an event hosted at AfricaCom in Cape Town this week, Clickatell co-founder and CEO, Pieter de Villiers shared his insight into chat...

How retailers can prevent Black Friday from stealing all the festive...

Most South African retailers have invested heavily in their preparations for the Black Friday and Cyber Monday weekend at the end of November. But...