Shoprite offers bursaries for Retail Business Management and Pharmacy students

The Shoprite Group has opened bursary applications for Retail Business Management and Pharmacy students for the 2022 academic year. Registered university students with a 65%...

The benefits of ERP for manufacturers and distributors

There are a number of challenges that are keeping manufacturers and distributors awake at night. The most dangerous of these is the uncontrollable forces...

New CX agency Wonder enters South Africa’s marketing landscape

As of March 2021, South Africa’s marketing landscape has an innovative new player – a CX agency with three significant leaders at the helm.Industry...

Clicks to hold largest retail pharmacy network in SA after Pick...

Health and beauty retailer Clicks Group is set to hold the largest retail pharmacy network in South Africa, with a portfolio of 632 pharmacies...

Pick n Pay targets restoration and preservation of SA’s forests with...

Leading up to World Environment Day 2021 on 5 June, Pick n Pay has launched its latest 100% reusable RPET bag featuring some of...

SA wants to block imports of more products that aren’t ‘100%...

Small business development minister Khumbudzo Ntshavheni says the department is in talks with the Department of Trade, Industry and Competition to designate more products...

What brands should know about image and video SEO

For many Internet users, buying a new product or service starts with an online search query. In fact, 46% of product searches begin on...

Pick n Pay encourages customers to use R200-million in unredeemed Smart...

Pick n Pay is encouraging customers to use over R200-million in unredeemed Smart Shopper points – the amount unclaimed by customers in the last...

How to improve retail loyalty and decrease competition

In the age of digital transformation, it is critical to guide your target audience through the customer journey from interest to purchase. Customers nowadays...

Shoprite’s communication team scoops Sabre Awards

The Shoprite Group’s own Corporate Communications team won four awards and received a certificate of excellence at the 2021 Africa SABRE Awards for work...

Use packaging to sell more products

To ‘upsell’ is a sales strategy used by brand owners to offer consumers opportunities to purchase related products or services, often to make a...

Using employee engagement to drive call centre performance

It’s a fact that attrition rates in Call Centres in South Africa are a massive challenge. High-pressure environments, stress and burnout, absenteeism and performance...

How positive debt can help SA’s SMEs grow

Regardless of the size of your company or how great your product may be, at some point every business will need more finance than...

How to ensure a successful ERP implementation

ERP has had a bad rep in the past for being costly, complex and unwieldy. But manufacturers and other companies considering installing or updating...

Clicks to acquire Pick n Pay retail pharmacy business

Health and beauty retailer Clicks plans to acquire the retail pharmacy business of Pick n Pay, including 25 in-store pharmacies which will be rebranded...

Consumables that reduce total cost of ownership

Pyrotec PackMark provides a full range of superior consumables that are based on sound research conducted by its principals’ chemists. These consumables are specially...

Econet Group and Mastercard to collaborate on fintech solutions for Covid-19...

The Econet Group through its subsidiary Cassava Fintech International (Cassava Fintech) and Mastercard have entered into a strategic partnership to advance digital inclusion across...

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