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Engen George Eco Stop donates R10K Options Care Centre

Engen George Eco Stop has again stepped up to support Options Care Centre ensuring that it continues to provide much needed care and support...

Top stories you may have missed

Here are the top stories our readers found most interesting this past week... Pick n Pay introduces a vehicle licence renewal service https://retailbriefafrica.co.za/pick-n-pay-introduces-a-vehicle-licence-renewal-service/ Coca-Cola launches new sustainability...

SA retail sales up 3.3% in November

Stats SA has reported that South Africa's retail trade sales increased by 3.3% year-on-year in November 2021. The main positive contributors to this increase were:...

Striking workers remove Clover products from shop shelves

About 70 striking workers from Clover marched through Johannesburg's inner city on Tuesday, calling on the public to boycott Clover products.The workers, many of...

Convenience: The new gold standard for brands and consumers?

A 2020 Deloitte report talks about convenience as the “new battleground”, with convenience defined by contactless shopping, on-demand fulfilment and availability of inventory. And while convenience...

Pick n Pay introduces a vehicle licence renewal service

Pick n Pay is trialling a system that will allow motorists to renew their vehicle licences in-store. The system will allow customers to skip...

Nestlé, Nomanini and Standard Bank partner to solve the stock needs...

Nestlé Eastern and Southern African Region, Nomanini and Standard Bank have partnered to provide MSMEs with access to working capital via Trader Assist, a digital finance solution that...

Five digital marketing trends you need to know in 2022

The digital marketing revolution is far from over and it’s providing new and exciting opportunities for marketing professionals to raise brand awareness and expand...

Coca-Cola launches new sustainability platform in Africa

Coca-Cola Africa Operating Unit and its bottling partners have launched Jamii, a new Africa-focused sustainability platform that houses the company's existing and new sustainability...

Four steps to SME business success in 2022

Every new year brings with it an array of business challenges and opportunities. The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic has had devastating consequences for...

Greater shopping experiences will be more important than ever in 2022

More than 97% of South African retail sales in 2020 took place in the physical realm, where customer experience is the defining success factor....

MOL Group to acquire more than 400 service stations in Poland

International, integrated oil, gas, petrochemicals and consumer retail company, MOL has signed a set of agreements with Grupa Lotos SA and PKN Orlen covering...

Global digital sales surpassed $1 trillion during 2021 holiday season

Global leader in CRM, Salesforce has released its 2021 Holiday Shopping Report, which analyses shopping data from over one billion shoppers on the Salesforce...

An introduction to SA FMCG Retail – Two day Trade Intelligence...

Trade Intelligence is hosting a two-day programme - an 'Introduction to SA FMCG Retail.' The programme will cover the retail market and its major players...

Key trends that will revolutionise retail in 2022 – marketers weigh...

2021 was a year of readjustment marked by a slow economic recovery, still engulfed by the Covid-19 pandemic, which continues to spread across the...

What this year’s trolley holds: 5 trends influencing consumer purchases in...

Retail is renowned for being fast-paced and highly competitive. If anything, the pandemic has only intensified this, with evolving shopping habits and customer needs,...

Retail Trends in 2022: Are physical ‘brick and mortar’ stores...

While brick-and-mortar retail has been hit hard due to Covid-19, it is still far from dead. Hamiltons Advertising - a leading creative agency operating...

How are product innovation and innovation in technology helping in the...

According to the Salesforce 7th Edition State of Marketing report, the global pandemic has caused 86% of marketing organisations in South Africa to adopt...