Pick n Pay shares drop after warning retrenchment costs will eat...

The grocery chain said in a trading statement that HEPS for the 26 weeks to August 27 would be at least 19c, or 20%, lower...

Tata launches Tata Ultra light trucks

According to the company, the Tata Ultra is designed and tested for South African conditions and will deliver five key benefits:-       - Ultra versatility with...

Bitcoin now accepted at Pick n Pay

In a statement posted on its website, Cape Town-based specialist software payments development house Electrum, said customers at Pick n Pay’s campus store are...

Unilever’s brand plan to grow business across Africa

The new Africa Hub Office will be based in a state of the art office in Atholl Towers in Sandton.  This is a 5-star green rated...

SA clambers out of recession but retail sector is likely to...

The sector grew less than expected at the start of the third quarter with marginal growth of 1.8% year on year in July 2017...

How to supercharge ROI from your retail marketing

Point-of-sale (POS) data provides critical information, but it only tells part of the story. When it comes to optimising your marketing, real power comes...

JLL report reveals growing demand for prime logistics space in Africa

Anthony Lewis, head of investor services for JLL Sub-Saharan Africa comments, “With forecasts of sustained high economic growth rates in several African countries, there...

A shopper marketing conundrum: Providing a personalised mobile experience at scale

Big box stores, local supermarkets, and convenience stores all offer very different in-store experiences to shoppers, so reaching shoppers on the platforms they use...

Survey: SA banking clients prefer digital

The Customer Experience in Banking Survey, queried more than 10,000 banking customers in two waves – the first covering the UK, UAE, India and Australia,...

Popimedia creates tool to leverage retail’s big data stockpiles

To date, says Popimedia co-founder and CTO Gil Sperling, retailers have had the ability to evaluate the success of their ad spend on social...

Tech startups crucial to Pick n Pay’s technology strategy

“Tech startups are crucial to Pick n Pay’s technology strategy,” Van Rensburg told Ventureburn in a set of emailed responses. He says over half...

Babe-Eeze 2-in-one feeding mat

The 2-in-one bowl feeding mat has five compartments for separate and varied food choices - reminding parents to serve a fruit, veggies, protein and...

Huggies® Wipes now new and improved

This is why most parents won’t leave the house or be caught without their pack of wipes. Wipes are mom’s secret weapon for ensuring...

Shoprite calls on students to take up bursary opportunities

Shoprite provided 191 students with bursaries to study over the 2017 academic year, and is calling on more students to take up bursary opportunities...

The four-step strategy to mobile advertising success

Mobile technology allows every single person globally to bridge the gap between their digital and physical worlds, allowing us to access anything we want...

Retailers, suppliers co-creating category plans to drive mutual growth

Greame Tulloch, South African MD of global customer science company, Dunnhumby says, “What is essential in category assessment is understanding what is important at...

PICS: Inside Shoprite’s giant new distribution centre

It consolidates the activities of five different distribution centres spread throughout Cape Town and provides jobs for about 3 500 people at the facility...

Shoprite’s full-year results tell a story of growth in a tough...

Shoprite, with a staff of 143,802 people, is SA’s largest private sector employer, the grocery chain claimed in its results for the 52 weeks...