Woolworths launches Making the Difference digital learning programme

For more than ten years, the Woolworths Making the Difference learning programme has engaged with over 3000 schools to increase their access to curriculum-aligned...

Why should social commerce be a strategy for success in 2022?

Consumer purchasing behaviour has changed, and as a result, businesses' strategies for providing personalised customer experiences have shifted.With changing consumer buying behaviour, in-store...

Pick n Pay rolls out car licence disc renewal service to...

Due to huge customer demand, Pick n Pay has launched its new Vehicle Licence Disc Renewal Service nationally. Customers will now be able to...

Unilever’s restructure reflects the challenges of engaging with COVID-concerned consumers, says...

Following the announcement that Unilever will cut 1,500 management jobs; Ramsey Baghdadi, Consumer Analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers his...

In depth online training on the New EU Organic Regulation for...

From February to May 2022, AFC is offering 3-day trainings for agricultural advisors from 13 African countries. The project’s main objective thereby lays in raising...

Tiger Brands a ‘Top Employer’ for 7th consecutive year

Tiger Brands has been named a Top Employer in South Africa for the 7th consecutive year by the Top Employers Institute. ...

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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...

Multinational chemical and consumer goods company, Henkel celebrates 70 years in...

South Africa’s consumer, industrial and export-led sectors are expected to recover as global and local demand returns, says Henkel South Africa, recently celebrating 70...

Kenyan retail distributor Copia secures $50m for Africa expansion

Kenyan-based mobile commerce platform and goods distributor Copia Global has raised $50 million from investors to fund its expansion into the rest of Africa,...

Massmart is recognised as a Top Employer for 2022 in South...

Following the Top Employers Celebration ceremony held on the 20th of January, Massmart has announced its accreditation as a Top Employer for 2022 in...

New consumer survey sends positive signals to SA pork industry

A new survey has proven that while consumers are increasingly considering sustainability as a key factor in making purchasing decisions, price and convenience remain...

McCain and Sea Harvest bring fun and creativity back into the...

Two of the largest brands in the frozen food world are on a mission to create convenient and nutritious mealtime solutions, while bringing fun...

Tiger Brands appoints first Venture Capital Fund Director

Tiger Brands has appointed Barati Mahloele as the company’s Venture Capital Fund Director. She joins the business from Zebu Investment Partners where she was Vice...

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:...

Kerry highlights top flavours for innovation in 2022 Global Taste Charts

According to Kerry, the world’s leading taste and nutrition company, tastes that offer novelty, over-the-top indulgence and targeted health benefits are set to drive...

Global chicken meat prices reach highest level ever and keep growing...

IndexBox has just published a new report: 'World - Chicken Meat - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights'. Here is a summary of...

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...