Nescafé Ricoffy celebrates all things South African as the brand turns...

Iconic South African brand Nescafé Ricoffy celebrates its 50th birthday this year. To celebrate the occasion the brand honours South Africa’s heritage through a campaign...

How SA’s SMEs can plan for the festive season

Although South Africa’s economy has shown some signs of recovery, the true cost of the disruption and violence in July this year must still...

Pick n Pay’s first-half profit nearly doubles

Grocery retailer Pick n Pay reported a near 91% jump in half-year earnings on Wednesday, boosted by a strong first quarter as it recovered...

7 Profiles of the current consumer

In order to better understand consumer needs, Tiendeo, the leading platform in online catalogs and promotions, has analysed the different consumer profiles based on...

Is T-commerce the future of shopping?

Television Commerce or t-commerce is a growing trend across the globe where consumers can instantly purchase products that appear on TV. Interactive live TV...

Takealot named Best Consumer App for 2021

SA’s largest e-commerce retailer, Takealot has been announced as the winner of the best consumer mobile device application for 2021. This award, sponsored by Franchise...

Smirnoff 1818 launches empowerment platform for local female DJs

South Africa’s number 1 vodka brand, Smirnoff 1818, has decided to launch a new initiative called Shaya Ingoma. The Shaya Ingoma platform calls on...

Shoprite recycles sanitising wipes

The Shoprite Group is the first retailer to recycle wipes from its 1 328 supermarkets nationwide.  The wipes, which are green to identify them as...

Why packaging is a solution to South Africa’s food-wastage problem

This year marks the second time World Food Day is being held during the Covid-19 pandemic. While many countries mitigate the virus with vaccines,...

SA Harvest transforms Mandela Day

Mandela Day ignites generosity and action. However, often, as quickly as the impetus to give arises, so does it pass. How does a non-profit take...

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Here are the top stories our readers found most interesting this past week...PEP honoured as Ask Afrika Orange Index® 2021/2022 Overall Winnerhttps://retailbriefafrica.co.za/pep-honoured-as-ask-afrika-orange-index-2021-2022-overall-winner/5 Simple ways SMMEs...

The decline of brick and mortar sales

Last year, retailer’s survival was pushed to the limit as they were forced to pull rabbits out of hats in an incredibly short space...

Woolworths donates R731m worth of food to charities across South Africa

In the lead up to World Food Day this Saturday, 16 October, Woolworths reports that over its last fiscal it has donated R731 millions...

2021 Sauvignon Blanc SA Top 10 winners announced

Sauvignon Blanc South Africa has announced the winners of the 2021 Sauvignon Blanc SA Top 10 competition – and no less than seven of...

Brian Joffe to step down as Long4Life CEO to become president

Brian Joffe is set to exit the CEO position of JSE-listed Long4Life in February 2022 and take on the chairman’s role at the company.Long4Life's...

Checkers Xtra Xtra Weekend launches with 5,000 deals and savings of...

Checkers Xtra Savings customers are in for a shopping spree with discounts of up to 50% and deals on more than 5 000 products...

SPAR International introduces new Private-Label range, SPAR N°1 Value

SPAR International has launched a new own brand range under the label SPAR N°1 Value. The new range will provide shoppers with an even wider...

Monster Energy introduces new Monster Reserve

Monster Energy has developed a line extension like no other with the creation of Monster Reserve and their new crafted flavours, White Pineapple and...