9 Tips to make your business more secure

Richard Phillips, joint CEO of Cash Connect Management Solutions, says: “The national crime statistics for the last year show 57 armed robberies against South African retailers...

Desalination plant nearly ready at Oceana’s St Helena Bay factory

Fishing company Oceana will invest R20m in a desalination plant at its west coast factory as businesses look to save water amid a major drought...

The value of retention

While a customer cannot be retained until they have been acquired, it is important to note that the probability of selling to an existing customer...

Retailers need to recalibrate their approach to reach Millennials

Pressed for time, millennial consumers look for convenience and flexibility. They expect a seamless omnichannel experience and look to combine online shopping, mobile apps and visits...

Global Canned Foods Market Advancements by 2026: Del Monte Foods, Pinnacle...

The report titled “Global Canned Foods Market Analysis, Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, Threats, Trends, Applications, And Growth Forecast To 2026″ delivers insights about how the...

Food myths debunked: When do canned foods really expire?

meal. But while you’re opening it, you see the date stamped on the top and recoil. The soup expired two months ago! Or did it? When it...

Simple tips for smart business choices

Courtesy of Cash Connect, here are a few simple tips you can follow to ensure that your cash management solution fulfills the role it should by...

DHL announces title partnership of Africa’s largest e-commerce and fintech event

The DHL eCommerce MoneyAfricaConfex has established itself as one of Africa’s biggest opportunities to bring stakeholders in the fintech and e-commerce sectors together. Next...

Pick n Pay appoints new Retail MD

Da Silva, who joins Pick n Pay on 22 January, has an impressive track record in leading retail businesses in a number of countries....

How loyal are South African consumers?

This is great news for South African companies with already established loyalty programmes or for those companies looking to embark on the loyalty journey. What’s important...

Shoprite shares fall after lacklustre update

Grocery chain Shoprite’s share price fell as much as 7% before recovering to trade 1.6% lower at R210 at 9.25am after reporting a sharp...

Pick n Pay, Shoprite, and Checkers are set for big changes...

This is according to Maryla Masojada co-founder and MD of retail business research and analysis firm, Trade Intelligence. “As 2018 begins, we find ourselves in...

Supply chain glitches: one of the greatest risks

A professor at Lehigh University in the USA, a renowned author and founder of the global Supply Chain Risk Management Consortium, Schlegel will be...

Shoprite partners with the Mutshidzi Community Centre to implement sustainable solutions

With access to drinking water and food security being a major challenge in the rural village of Tshavhalovhedz in Limpopo, the Shoprite Group partnered...

Steinhoff investors ask to join Dutch lawsuit

News that the well-resourced VEB is prepared to fight for South African shareholders adds to the mounting woes facing the world's second-largest furniture retailer. On...

GEPF, trusts left bleeding as Steinhoff shares crash

Shares in the furniture and clothing retailer collapsed after Steinhoff announced that it had approached PwC to launch an independent investigation into accounting irregularities,...

Steinhoff shares plunge 60% at opening bell as CEO Markus Jooste...

Steinhoff International CEO Marcus Jooste resigned on Tuesday night, and the release of the company's full-year results - originally scheduled for Wednesday - has been...

Retailers, here’s why you should give email marketing a second chance

Email marketing is an exceptional way to reach your customers through their inboxes. Retailers and other types of businesses have been sending email messages...