Fuel and Convenience Retailing

SA “Black Friday” sales expected to rise 30% year-on-year

South African businesses have begun preparing for what looks to be another bumper Black Friday trading day, with sales predicted to be up 30...

Red Bull celebrates Brad Binder’s move to MotoGP with limited-edition can

In October, a limited-edition Red Bull® Energy Drink can, along with an exciting consumer competition, hits shelves in celebration of 2016 Moto3 champion Brad...

Chappies turns 70

Mzansi’s iconic bubble gum, Chappies, has been bringing consumers together with its fun flavours and quirky ‘Did You Know?’ facts for over 70 years.Chappies...

Consumers still dancing with the debt devil in SA

Up to our ears in debt, it seems South African consumer appetite for credit has not diminished. Despite a flat economy, consumers owe a...

Christmas is coming: 3 ways retailers can ensure a more profitable...

According to Stats SA, retail figures for December 2018, showed an annual decline of 1.4% instead of the expected 2.1% growth. It seems like...

Counterfeit goods worth R14m, including condoms, Viagra and lightening creams, found...

Counterfeit goods worth a whopping R14.2m were confiscated at China Multiplex storage facilities in Johannesburg over the weekend.Condoms, cigarettes, Viagra pills, skin lightening creams,...

Day 2: Tombake Open Day

It's day two of the Tombake open day, with a steady stream of retail buyers coming to view what's on offer.

Tombake Day 2019

The 2019 Tombake Day made its Johannesburg debut at the Red Shed - Emperors Palace today and will continue until tomorrow afternoon. The open day...

MEET KOO’S NEW BEANS ON THE BLOCK!

As the undisputed leader in the South African Beans category, KOO believes in setting the trend by introducing carefully researched, flavour-packed variants to its...

Marketing to South Africa’s Top Million

The Top Million research report into South Africa's 'upper middle class' households in 2019 has been released by the UCT Marketing Institute and ad...

There’s nothing half-baked about it

Just Design Jhb ties the knot on Blue Ribbon's brand-new look

Small uptick in South African Consumer Confidence

Three point increase in consumer confidenceThe economy is South Africans' number one concernSouth Africa’s latest Consumer Confidence Index (CCI) for the second quarter of...

The brands we love! Engen remains SA’s favourite petrol station

For the ninth consecutive year, South Africans have backed Engen as their favourite petrol station, with the company extending a hearty “THANK YOU” to...

TWIZZA PUTS ITS SPONSORSHIP SPEND BEHIND WOMEN IN SPORT

Leveraging the growing popularity of women’s sport, Twizza, South Africa first proudly South Africa accredited soft brand, is focussing sponsorship activity and spend on...

Fire & Feast Meat Festival 2019

Joburg’s Ticketpro Dome hosted the Fire & Feast Meat Festival presented by Crown National, between 6-8 September 2019.This years festival hosted a line-up of...

Fuel Retailers Association

The Fuel Retailer Association Of Southern Africa (FRA) is a registered employers organization under the provisions of the Labour Relations Act, 66 of 1995.

5 SKYN experiences to ignite the senses

Did you know, our senses play a unique role in providing us with a clear picture of our surroundings? What we're seeing, feeling, smelling,...

New Massmart CEO and fixer keeps turnaround plans close to his...

Massmart, which is majority-owned by US retail giant Walmart and is the owner of retail brands including Game, Makro, Dion Wired and Builders Warehouse,...