Global coffee market enjoys ongoing growth despite pandemic

IndexBox has just published a new report: 'World - Coffee (Green) - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights'. Here is a summary of...

4 Lessons for future-ready manufacturing

The persistent nature of COVID-19’s disruption on the manufacturing industry highlights a need, and an opportunity, to rethink business operations to be more adaptable...

Pick n Pay annual sales hit by alcohol and tobacco bans

Pick n Pay published a trading and earnings update, with the group currently finalising its financial results for the 52 weeks ended 28 February...

Nespresso’s World Explorations campaign hits Cape Town

As part of Nespresso’s current World Explorations campaign, the coffee brand has set out on a quest to explore local cultures and cuisines. With...

How to find success in the B2B digital game

Many businesses were already feeling a sense of urgency to launch a digital commerce initiative prior to the pandemic. The manual processes that businesses...

Diageo SA supports launch of 88 Beach Soweto and 88 Society

The Covid-19 lockdown might have changed the face of 88 Vilakazi Street but the pandemic hasn’t been able to stifle the creativity of Nkululeko...

Is the informal sector ready to go cashless?

Technology liberates. This was the motif of a recent podcast featuring Nedbank's Executive of Emerging Payments, Chipo Mushwana, Entrepreneur & Author of KasiNomics, GG Alcock and...

Consumer convenience a competitive brand advantage in a connected world –...

There was time, not terribly long ago, when, if you wanted to purchase a product, you would have to physically visit a store in...

E-commerce becomes a vital tool for poverty reduction in China

E-commerce has become a vital tool for poverty reduction in China’s rural areas. By helping to link agricultural products from poor areas to large...

GlobalData finds multichannel retail adoption accelerated during 2020 holidays despite pandemic...

New research on the shopping habits of over 107,000 consumers since the start of the pandemic has shown that COVID-19 impacts drove increased adoption...

SA’s plastic shopping bags to be made from 100% recycled materials...

South Africa has just adopted strict new rules that will require plastic bags to be made from recycled material – totally so, within a...

Meeting required standards for coding on plastic bottles

The beverage, pharmaceutical, industrial, cosmetics and nutraceuticals sectors all commonly use coding and marking applications for bottles. However, they all need their marking to...

gfknewron 2.0: Exciting new features to boost product revenue and take...

Up to now, brands have had to spend 80% of their time sorting through the reams of market data, leaving just 20% of their...

Mastercard and Uber extend partnership to boost payment digitization and advance...

Uber’s long-term partnership with Mastercard continues to grow with a new strategic initiative focusing on digital payments and advancing financial inclusions which will be...

Shoprite brings Easter cheer to Sydenham’s seniors

Shoprite brought some Easter cheer to 120 senior citizens in Sydenham, Durban late last week.   A small celebration was held at the Mary Asher...

Kerry unveils consumer research confirming growing consumer expectations of food safety

Leading taste and nutrition company, Kerry has released findings from its latest research on North American consumer attitudes, behaviors and purchasing choices as they...

Pick n Pay surprises primary school learners with Easter treats ahead...

Pick n Pay surprised more than 2,700 Grade 1 and 2 learners at 10 schools across four provinces ahead of the Easter weekend with...

Diageo calls for responsible alcohol consumption during the Easter holidays

Diageo SA is urging South African’s to carefully consider their own health and safety and that of those around them by making responsible drinking...