Woolworths remains future-focused with bold sustainability goals

In line with its vision to be one of the world’s most responsible retailers, Woolworths Holdings Limited (WHL) has announced its next set of...

Pick n Pay teams up with LIFT Airline to offer added...

Pick n Pay Smart Shopper loyalty members have another way of earning loyalty points, this time on all their travel bookings with South Africa’s...

Restore SA introduces new support initiative for entrepreneurs impacted by looting

Entrepreneurs impacted by the recent country’s looting have been linked up with mentors to rebuild their livelihoods through an initiative called Restore SA.Restore SA...

6 Stock replenishment tips for new retailers

Imagine this: a customer visits your store for a specific product. When they get to your store, they can’t find the product anywhere. Naturally,...

What is an omnichannel customer engagement hub and why do I...

By now, most organisations know how important it is to engage with their customers on the right channel at the right time with the...

Vaal Mall Shopping Centre shares message of gratitude to proactive community...

Vaal Mall Shopping Centre has shared message of gratitude to the 'Vaal community' following the recent unrest in KZN and Johannesburg."We are inspired by...

How to manage stock availability better for post-protest recovery

Managing stock availability has always been important but it became more so as ecommerce gained traction due to how we now live and the...

Sauvignon Blanc SA Top 10 entries open

This year’s quest to find the best wines of South Africa’s most popular cultivar has just begun.Entries for the 2021 Sauvignon Blanc SA Top...

New digital liquor store set to disrupt the South African market

According to a recent report by the IWSR (the leading source of data and intelligence on the global alcoholic beverage market), e-Commerce in the...

Shoprite Group steps in to help with disaster relief

The Shoprite Group is distributing thousands of hampers following the unrest, vandalism and arson in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng, which has left many people destitute.In...

Skilling for the high-stakes, must-win landscape of 4IR

With few exceptions, almost every company will be a tech business in The Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR). The adoption of technology - and the change...

Top stories you may have missed

Here are the top stories our readers found most interesting this past week...The 6 superpowers of digital communicationhttps://retailbriefafrica.co.za/the-6-superpowers-of-digital-communication/SimpliFine expands across Kenya with locally produced...

Distell expects up to 20% rise in full-year profits

Drinks maker Distell said on Friday its full-year profit would be up to around 20% higher than a year earlier, but a fourth ban...

SA’s e-commerce surge poised to benefit small, independent retailers

South African consumers are heading online in greater numbers as the e-commerce shopping experience increasingly offers more choice and convenience than can be found...

Newly opened SOKO District is re-telling the retail story at Rosebank...

At a time when the world is re-setting and actively searching for brands that resonate with the core values of getting back to basics,...

Pick n Pay CEO shares statement on recovery progress, calls for...

Following his comments on the civil unrest that hit the country last week, Pick n Pay CEO, Pieter Boone, has issued a statement on...

Balancing the scales in franchising – FASA Virtual Conference

Among the many industry sectors in South Africa, whether agriculture, mining or manufacturing, franchising is the only one that covers a whole spectrum of...

Food safety vs environmental sustainability – unpacking the conflict

The tension between food safety in packaging on the one hand, and environmental protection on the other, is a longstanding dilemma that has been...