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Retail sales grow more than expected in June

South African consumers are spending more than economists thought, with a consensus from a poll done by Trading Economics expecting the June figure to...

Shoprite declares 25 August Student Day

Student Day will enable students between the ages of 18 and 30 to get 10% discount on their shopping (up to a maximum spend...

Skyfii rolls out its SaaS platform to 500 Woolworths’ stores

It will increase to 500 stores, initially over a three-year period, with an option to extend for a further two years, following its successful...

Woolworths expands food division but clothing remains biggest profit driver

The retail group reported on Thursday morning that overall revenue for the 52 weeks to June 25 grew 3.7% to R69bn. While its food division...

The perfect match

It’s also a leading player in the wide-mouth PET jar market and a market leader in hotfill technology for PET bottles.  Furthermore, the Mpact Wadeville...

Retailers, suppliers co-creating category plans to drive mutual growth

Greame Tulloch, South African MD of global customer science company, Dunnhumby says, “What is essential in category assessment is understanding what is important at...

No incentive payments for Woolworths executives

The executives and directors including CEO Ian Moir, are also missing out on share appreciation rights and part of their long-term incentives awarded in...

The four-step strategy to mobile advertising success

Mobile technology allows every single person globally to bridge the gap between their digital and physical worlds, allowing us to access anything we want...

Tech startups crucial to Pick n Pay’s technology strategy

“Tech startups are crucial to Pick n Pay’s technology strategy,” Van Rensburg told Ventureburn in a set of emailed responses. He says over half...

Popimedia creates tool to leverage retail’s big data stockpiles

To date, says Popimedia co-founder and CTO Gil Sperling, retailers have had the ability to evaluate the success of their ad spend on social...

SA takes local flavour to the world

The participation of South African companies in the popular exhibition has been made possible by the DTI through its Export Marketing and Investment Assistance...

Survey: SA banking clients prefer digital

The Customer Experience in Banking Survey, queried more than 10,000 banking customers in two waves – the first covering the UK, UAE, India and Australia,...

A shopper marketing conundrum: Providing a personalised mobile experience at scale

Big box stores, local supermarkets, and convenience stores all offer very different in-store experiences to shoppers, so reaching shoppers on the platforms they use...

JLL report reveals growing demand for prime logistics space in Africa

Anthony Lewis, head of investor services for JLL Sub-Saharan Africa comments, “With forecasts of sustained high economic growth rates in several African countries, there...

How to supercharge ROI from your retail marketing

Point-of-sale (POS) data provides critical information, but it only tells part of the story. When it comes to optimising your marketing, real power comes...

Stronger rand pulps Rhodes Food earnings

Consequently, a trading update issued by the conglomerate on Tuesday pencilled in a drop of between 17% and 27% in headline earnings to between...

Bitcoin now accepted at Pick n Pay

In a statement posted on its website, Cape Town-based specialist software payments development house Electrum, said customers at Pick n Pay’s campus store are...

No paying via bitcoin just yet, says Pick n Pay

The grocery retailer piloted the bitcoin payment system at its Cape Town store in what is described as a world first. Industry insiders say other retailers...