Women’s Month: Women in retail – the real superheroes

Many women juggle the role of both worker and matriarch, playing an integral role in society by not only taking on the responsibilities of...

Learn from the best CX-perts: NICE explains how to get up...

CEM Africa to gather 1000+ industry leaders in Cape Town in August

Women’s Month: Women instrumental to success of Africa’s largest retailer

The Shoprite Group was the first retailer to celebrate the enormous contribution of South African women to society when Government announced National Women’s Day...

Global food prices fall in July – FAO

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) has reported that world food commodity prices declined in July, marking the fourth consecutive...

Buy Now Pay Later users to reach over 900m globally by...

A new study from Juniper Research has predicted that the number of BNPL (Buy Now Pay Later) users will surpass 900 million globally by 2027; increasing...

Top stories you may have missed

Here are some of the top stories our readers found most interesting this past week: Shares in Massmart drop after retailer warns of wider H1...

Women’s Month: Sourcing the power of women to bolster the Tiger...

SA’s largest food producer spends R4,2-billion with black women-owned enterprises, women farmers a key category

As disruption persists, digital investment will drive efficiency and profitability

Unprecedented headwinds over the past two years - pandemic, war, labour and supply chain challenges, inflation - are making it much more expensive to...

Sapics Small Business Hub Webinar

What procurement teams are looking for and how we should deploy a strategy to meet the Enterprise Supplier Development (ESD) requirements. Sapics is hosting a...

Managing business risks: Easy steps any SME can take today

Small business owners should consider risk management and mitigation as a valuable form of insurance against any eventuality. It will help them protect the...

Consumers enforce their rights against online retailers

A sharp increase in consumer complaints about online shopping in 2020-21 reflects many retailers’ inability to cope with the surge in demand during the Covid-19 pandemic

Growth of SA’s Top 30 Most Valuable Brands outpaces the wider...

 The combined value of the Kantar BrandZ Top 30 Most Valuable South African Brands 2022 is $34.9bn, representing a 21% increase over last year. This $6...

Digital wallet users to exceed 5.2bn globally by 2026, as digitisation...

A new study from Juniper Research has found that the total number of digital wallet users will exceed 5.2 billion globally in 2026, up from 3.4...

Women’s Month: Takealot supports future careers with GirlCode sponsorship

South African e-commerce leader, Takealot Group, has announced its sponsorship of the GirlCode hackathon, taking place from 6-7 August 2022. Happening during Women’s Month in...

Cyber criminals’ eye South African SMEs lack of security

Steve Flynn, Sales and Marketing Director of ESET South Africa, says South African small businesses are particularly vulnerable to cyberattacks. Why? Business owners aren't...

Shares in Massmart drop after retailer warns of wider H1 loss

Massmart shares fell 6.34% after the South African retailer flagged a wider loss of up to R921.5m in the first half as surging prices...

Africa’s best supported Organic & Natural Products event returns in October

Save the date: The Organic & Natural Portal Africa Product Expo is being held in Johannesburg from 21st to 23rd October. The organic & natural...

How SA retailers can thrive in the post-pandemic landscape as global...

There is little doubt that the pandemic has transformed the retail landscape for good, with a recent Flux Trends report highlighting that worldwide e-commerce...