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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...

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...

Top stories you may have missed

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...

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...

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...

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...

V&A Waterfront appoints new finance executive

The V&A Waterfront has announced the appointment of Antoinette Basson as Executive Manager, Finance. Antoinette has over 26 years’ experience, 17 of which have been in...

Pick n Pay introduces a vehicle licence renewal service

Pick n Pay is trialling a system that will allow motorists to renew their vehicle licences in-store. The system will allow customers to skip...

Nestlé, Nomanini and Standard Bank partner to solve the stock needs...

Nestlé Eastern and Southern African Region, Nomanini and Standard Bank have partnered to provide MSMEs with access to working capital via Trader Assist, a digital finance solution that...

Five digital marketing trends you need to know in 2022

The digital marketing revolution is far from over and it’s providing new and exciting opportunities for marketing professionals to raise brand awareness and expand...

Four steps to SME business success in 2022

Every new year brings with it an array of business challenges and opportunities. The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic has had devastating consequences for...

Insights into the global wheat market

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

Global coffee prices to stumble after surging 30% in 2021

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

Greater shopping experiences will be more important than ever in 2022

More than 97% of South African retail sales in 2020 took place in the physical realm, where customer experience is the defining success factor....

Shoprite Group quick to assist flood victims in East London

Following the weekend’s flash floods in the Eastern Cape, the Shoprite Group acted swiftly to bring relief to affected community members in East London. The...