Pick n Pay vows to bear down on prices as sales...

Supermarket retailer Pick n Pay pledged to continue to bear down on prices to help cash-strapped shoppers, as it reported a 10.7% sales rise...

Using Cloud ERP to mitigate sourcing challenges in procurement

Manufacturers continue to face challenges like increased demand, enduring labour shortages and rising direct material costs. Buying better is also simply not enough and manufacturers...

Shoprite chalks up 9.6% annual sales rise

Shoprite Holdings has reported a 9.6% increase in annual sales as cash strapped shoppers looked for value at its discount stores. Although inflation and interest...

Four powerful reasons your business needs more video

There's a reason TikTok and Reels are so popular. These short-form videos are engaging and entertaining and when produced effectively with sound strategy in...

Woolworths annual sales helped by second-half improvement

Woolworths Holdings said on Tuesday, 26 July, that annual turnover rose by 1.4%, helped by an improved second half of the year as lockdown...

Sun City upskills North West community with R6m programme

One hundred unemployed candidates have been selected by Sun City Resort in the North- West Province to complete a one-year National Certificate in Food...

General dealer retail sales soar 14.6% as SA consumers bite the...

General dealers have emerged as the most resilient sector in South African retail, growing sales 14.6% in real terms from January to May 2022...

Innovation in financial services will improve SMEs’ economic opportunity

Small businesses in South Africa need one thing when applying for finance – speed. They don’t have the luxury of time to wait for...

Checkers Little Shop is back and even better – with minis...

Checkers Little Shop is back by popular demand, and this time the 24 new collectable minis are made from 100% recycled plastic and responsibly...

Establishing Clouds potential to create new opportunities for SMBs – 3...

As businesses become more aware of the cloud's immense potential to open up new opportunities, they are embracing it quickly. The question to ask...

How the tug of war between inflation and supply chain repair...

At the moment, the news seems to be full of contradictions. On the one hand, inflation is at a record-high after skyrocketing to 7.4% in...

SA consumers are buying a greater variety of brands than before...

According to the latest NielsenIQ study, 58% of South African consumers say they’re buying a greater variety of brands than they were before COVID-19. Consumers...

For improved company success, prioritise your people

A PwC Global Workforce Hopes and Fear Survey polled over 52 000 workers from 44 countries and found that 35% of people planned to...

Chicken nugget insights: New research shows what consumers want

As foodservice and retail brands turn their attention to the chicken nugget, Kerry's latest research shows exactly what consumers are looking for in the...

Shoprite bursary recipient becomes store replenishment analyst at Africa’s largest retailer

Growing up, Sonia Malinga (23) from Piet Retief, Mpumalanga dreamt of becoming a doctor - until she explored different career paths in her final...

Getting diversity, equity and inclusion right: 4 principles to keep in...

Any ethos of a business that considers itself future-fit these days, is bound to include a statement on diversity, equity and inclusion. It’s the...

The top five consumer trends in South Africa and what they...

The customer of today has a number of concerns. Trust, values, and integrity issues are of the utmost significance in a world that is...

Makro celebrates 51st birthday with over R3m in prizes on Sea...

Beginning today, July 21, Makro will give away fully-installed power systems on Sea Monster's Lighthouse platform to celebrate the retailer's 51 years in business. Lighthouse...