E-commerce becomes a vital tool for poverty reduction in China

E-commerce has become a vital tool for poverty reduction in China’s rural areas. By helping to link agricultural products from poor areas to large...

GlobalData finds multichannel retail adoption accelerated during 2020 holidays despite pandemic...

New research on the shopping habits of over 107,000 consumers since the start of the pandemic has shown that COVID-19 impacts drove increased adoption...

SA’s plastic shopping bags to be made from 100% recycled materials...

South Africa has just adopted strict new rules that will require plastic bags to be made from recycled material – totally so, within a...

gfknewron 2.0: Exciting new features to boost product revenue and take...

Up to now, brands have had to spend 80% of their time sorting through the reams of market data, leaving just 20% of their...

Mastercard and Uber extend partnership to boost payment digitization and advance...

Uber’s long-term partnership with Mastercard continues to grow with a new strategic initiative focusing on digital payments and advancing financial inclusions which will be...

Shoprite brings Easter cheer to Sydenham’s seniors

Shoprite brought some Easter cheer to 120 senior citizens in Sydenham, Durban late last week.   A small celebration was held at the Mary Asher...

Kerry unveils consumer research confirming growing consumer expectations of food safety

Leading taste and nutrition company, Kerry has released findings from its latest research on North American consumer attitudes, behaviors and purchasing choices as they...

Rethink your retail strategy

Pyrotec PackMedia works with its customers to improve marketing displays that increase consumer interaction and push sales. Whatever your product, Pyrotec PackMedia improves in-store...

Pick n Pay surprises primary school learners with Easter treats ahead...

Pick n Pay surprised more than 2,700 Grade 1 and 2 learners at 10 schools across four provinces ahead of the Easter weekend with...

What SA consumers can expect from food price inflation this year

Last week, the South African Crop Estimates Committee (CEC) mildly lifted its forecast for 2020/21summer grain and oilseeds production from the previous month by...

Nando’s introduces new and efficient groceries solution, Bag & Bake

With people working from home, some being parents and others being C-suite management at work, preparing a wholesome and tasty meal can become a...

Implementing far-UVC technology as a means of disinfection

In today’s climate and this century’s most widespread global pandemic, the need for ground-breaking sanitation solutions has never been more critical. At the forefront...

Lynca Meats opens factory shop in Gauteng

Lynca Meats, one of South Africa’s largest pork producers, has launched its first Factory Shop in Meyerton, Gauteng promising the highest quality and lowest prices direct...

Checkers wins big at Marketing Achievement Awards with Sixty60 and Xtra...

Checkers has won four awards at the 2020/21 Marketing Achievement Awards.The awards celebrate “the bold brands and the marketers behind them who were true to...

Checkers brings Easter cheer to Pretoria children

Checkers brought some Easter cheer to more than 300 vulnerable children in Pretoria earlier this week.  Small celebrations were held at the Jakaranda Children’s Home...

Business success comes down to customer experience

Even though modern technology is introducing new capabilities for organisations looking to adapt to evolving customer needs, the human element should never be forgotten....

How to support community-based businesses

Community-based businesses are an exceptionally important part of small communities and areas as they not only provide goods and services to those in the...

Covid-19 has accelerated food insecurity — we need a social safety...

The lack of job security for informal workers raises their risk of food insecurity. Out of 180 informal workers surveyed in Durban, more than...