Bounce-back tactics for SMEs post-Covid

There is no question that the COVID-19 pandemic has spearheaded the fourth industrial revolution (4IR) and caused seismic shifts to the modern business landscape.In...

30 Pick n Pay asap! Santa’s on bikes buzz through town...

Forget reindeers – Santa has new helpers this year to help him spread the festive cheer, and more importantly, to help vulnerable communities after...

Chat will boost sales for small businesses this holiday season

Many smaller businesses are counting on a robust holiday season to make up for lost Covid revenue. South Africa’s love of chat could not only...

Mastercard Economics Institute: 2022 Economic Outlook defined by digital resilience and...

Ahead of the pandemic’s second year milestone, the Mastercard Economics Institute has released Economy 2022, a global outlook for the coming year based on critical...

Customers can now earn and redeem Standard Bank UCount Rewards Points...

Standard Bank has announced that UCount Rewards members can now earn and redeem Rewards Points nationwide at their nearest Game store. Game is the latest...

SA retail trade sales up 1.8% year-on-year in October

Stats SA has reported that South Africa’s retail trade sales increased by 1.8% year-on-year in October 2021.The main contributors to this increase were retailers...

Food insecurity calls for manufacturers and retailers to adopt a zero-waste...

There is no doubt that the Covid-19 pandemic has added a further strain on South Africa’s already stagnant economy, leaving millions jobless and living...

V&A Waterfront celebrates 31st birthday with 31 days of summer festivities

It’s summertime, it’s the festive season and it’s also the V&A Waterfront’s 31st birthday. In the spirit of the occasion, the Waterfront is offering...

Make exponential value your retail resolution for 2022

The value of online retail in South Africa more than doubled in the two years with total current value sitting around the R40 billion...

Sandton City introduces online gift cards

Africa’s most iconic shopping centre, Sandton City, has launched an online gift card in response to requests from its clientele. Defining the Sandton skyline, this...

Strike ends at Massmart after agreement reached

Thousands of striking workers at companies under Massmart Holdings in South Africa, which is owned by Walmart Inc, will return to work after reaching...

Fostering customer loyalty this holiday season

Following a tumultuous two years, the upcoming holiday shopping season will be a crucial one for local retailers trying to regain some much-needed momentum....

Suspected digital holiday shopping fraud from South Africa increases 4.2% compared...

TransUnion has released new findings around global e-commerce fraud trends that occurred during the busiest period of the 2021 holiday shopping season. The analysis found 17.5% of...

Clicks launches new elevated beauty ‘store-in-store’ format at Canal Walk

Pharmacy retailer Clicks has opened a new beauty ‘store-in-store’ format at Clicks Canal Walk. The revamped store features an even bigger beauty offering than traditionally...

Sandton City shopping centre campaign puts the heart into the holidays...

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and Africa’s most iconic shopping centre has announced its festive season campaign. Sandton City will be...

Change is the new normal: Why loyalty will be top of...

The successful businesses of the future recognise that adaptability should not end with the innovations rolled out during the pandemic. Across all industries we’re...

Hostex – Africa’s food, drink and hospitality trade expo moved to...

– Specialised Exhibitions, a division of Montgomery Group, has made the decision to move the date of Hostex - Africa’s food, drink and hospitality...

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