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Here are some of the top stories our readers found most interesting this past week: Massmart launches new small appliance private brand Eiger https://retailbriefafrica.co.za/massmart-launches-new-small-appliances-private-brand/ Spar introduces new...

Local online grocery shopping is evolving from time-saver to budget-saver

Rising prices have been hogging the retail headlines lately, and while some might find it a welcome break from all the breathless commentary over...

Makro continues to help senior shoppers cut costs with mSenior card...

One of the best kept secrets for South Africans over the age of 60 is that they can claim a discount at Makro stores...

SA’s R500m Boardwalk Mall set to open in September

The construction of the 24,000sqm single-level Boardwalk Mall is 80% complete and forging ahead. After preparing to commence work in February 2020, demolition and...

How SMEs can attract the best of SA’s youth using online...

Owners of small- to medium sized businesses must wear many hats … one of them being able to attract and retain quality talent. According to...

Covid can’t break South Africa’s love affair with shopping malls

With just to go until opening to the public, workers rush to put the finishing touches on the Kwena Square shopping complex, a...

How retailers can use social media to future-proof their business and...

When the pandemic struck, many retailers quickly pivoted from brick-and-mortar to online sales. With this quick shift to digital came the increased opportunity for...

Fuel price hike to drive up costs across virtually all supply...

South Africans should brace themselves for the hard hitting and far-reaching impact of the fuel price hike, which will increase costs across entire supply...

SA consumer confidence plummets in Q2 as spending shrinks

South Africa's consumer confidence plunged to minus 25 in the second quarter of 2022, the lowest in more than three decades — barring 2020...

Convenience and value are key as consumers reconsider their purchasing patterns

South Africans and the rest of the world have witnessed unexpected hikes in the cost of living, as evidenced by record fuel prices and...

Customer experience: The competitive advantage for business today

Customer experience is critical for companies to differentiate themselves now more than ever. The rise of varying technologies has caused many companies in the...

Consumers are looking for humour, happiness but brands aren’t delivering –...

People want brands to make them smile and laugh, but business leaders fear using humour in customer interactions according to a new research report...

Africa’s Big 7 redefines the food & beverage value chain

Russia’s war in Ukraine has shone a spotlight on the ongoing food security crisis in Africa, as disruptions to international commodity markets and trade...

257 Engen retail service stations across SA now offering DSV lockers

Engen's partnership with global transport and logistics firm DSV has expanded to 257 Engen retail services stations across South Africa. Delivery options include physical address...

Retail’s gamechanger: The future of omnichannel

The face of retail is evolving, with many retailers realising that in the post-pandemic climate, simply having an online and physical presence is not...

Zebra Technologies introduces rugged tablets to help frontline work smarter and...

Zebra Technologies Corporation, an innovator at the front line of business with solutions and partners that deliver a performance edge, has introduced the ET4x...

Over 80 percent of South Africans feel a new approach to...

Market-level findings from a new international survey conducted by independent research firm Povaddo reveals that the public want a more balanced approach to tobacco...

Commodity price risk and its effect on SSA

The global commodity market has been suffering from wild mood swings.In the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, entire industries came to an abrupt...