6 Trends shaping the retail industry in 2021

Over the past 18 months, as COVID has shaken the world and brought the future forward, the need for environmental scanning and an understanding...

Starbucks joins the Parkhurst community on 4th Avenue

Starbucks is adding its own iconic touch to the trendy neighbourhood coffee shop ambience on Parkhurst’s popular 4th Avenue strip with a brand new...

Shoprite re-opens Jabulani store in record time

Shoprite Jabulani in Soweto today re-opened its doors after it closed temporarily following the recent unrest in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng. Two Usave eKasi trucks were...

SA property, retail firms bet on townships despite unrest

Recent unrest in South Africa damaged hundreds of businesses but property developers and retailers say they remain committed to the fast-growing consumer markets of...

Woolworths remains future-focused with bold sustainability goals

In line with its vision to be one of the world’s most responsible retailers, Woolworths Holdings Limited (WHL) has announced its next set of...

Pick n Pay teams up with LIFT Airline to offer added...

Pick n Pay Smart Shopper loyalty members have another way of earning loyalty points, this time on all their travel bookings with South Africa’s...

Mondelez sweetens sales outlook as emerging markets bounce back

Mondelez International Inc. raised its full-year organic revenue forecast on Tuesday, as more consumers snacked on the food giant's Oreo cookies and Cadbury chocolates...

Restore SA introduces new support initiative for entrepreneurs impacted by looting

Entrepreneurs impacted by the recent country’s looting have been linked up with mentors to rebuild their livelihoods through an initiative called Restore SA.Restore SA...

6 Stock replenishment tips for new retailers

Imagine this: a customer visits your store for a specific product. When they get to your store, they can’t find the product anywhere. Naturally,...

Tiger Brands minor shareholders want answers over recall

Two minor shareholders of South Africa's largest food producer, Tiger Brands, have written to the company requesting more details after it announced recalling 20...

SAB tackles harmful alcohol use with Responsible Trading Programme

The South African Breweries (SAB) welcomed the ban lift announced by the president on Sunday, 25 July. As the country steadily begins to recover...

What is an omnichannel customer engagement hub and why do I...

By now, most organisations know how important it is to engage with their customers on the right channel at the right time with the...

Vaal Mall Shopping Centre shares message of gratitude to proactive community...

Vaal Mall Shopping Centre has shared message of gratitude to the 'Vaal community' following the recent unrest in KZN and Johannesburg."We are inspired by...

Nestle and Starbucks extend partnership to RTD coffee

Food giant Nestle and U.S. coffee chain Starbucks are extending their partnership to launch ready-to-drink coffee beverages in markets across Southeast Asia, Oceania and...

How to manage stock availability better for post-protest recovery

Managing stock availability has always been important but it became more so as ecommerce gained traction due to how we now live and the...

Sauvignon Blanc SA Top 10 entries open

This year’s quest to find the best wines of South Africa’s most popular cultivar has just begun.Entries for the 2021 Sauvignon Blanc SA Top...

New digital liquor store set to disrupt the South African market

According to a recent report by the IWSR (the leading source of data and intelligence on the global alcoholic beverage market), e-Commerce in the...

Shoprite Group steps in to help with disaster relief

The Shoprite Group is distributing thousands of hampers following the unrest, vandalism and arson in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng, which has left many people destitute.In...