Businesses brace for new Covid-19 lockdown restrictions in South Africa

The Restaurant Association of South Africa (RASA) says it will challenge any stricter curfews implemented by the National Coronavirus Command Council (NCCC) and the...

The dangers of legacy software to those retailers looking to differentiate...

In the devastating wake of the global pandemic, companies across industries are grappling with the economic impact – and few more so than the...

QR codes gain banks’ favour as South Africans embrace the payment...

Scanning a QR code to quickly pay for their morning coffee was already a common experience for most South Africans. Now, the 2D codes...

R500 million retail development to break ground in early 2021 at...

Flanagan & Gerard Group and Emfuleni Resorts, a subsidiary of Sun International, have confirmed that they will go ahead with the planned extension and...

R500 million retail development to break ground in early 2021 at...

Flanagan & Gerard Group and Emfuleni Resorts, a subsidiary of Sun International, have confirmed that they will go ahead with the planned extension and...

Clicks celebrates 750th store milestone

Pharmacy, health and beauty retailer Clicks has opened its 750th store at the Cape Quarter in Green Point, Cape Town. Clicks Group CEO Vikesh Ramsunder...

Clicks celebrates 750th store milestone

Pharmacy, health and beauty retailer Clicks has opened its 750th store at the Cape Quarter in Green Point, Cape Town. Clicks Group CEO Vikesh Ramsunder...

Black Friday blues for SA as shoppers go online

Early statistics released at the weekend have shown a significant slump in in-store Black Friday sales this year.According to automated clearing house service BankservAfrica,...

Black Friday blues for SA as shoppers go online

Early statistics released at the weekend have shown a significant slump in in-store Black Friday sales this year.According to automated clearing house service BankservAfrica,...

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These are the stories our readers found most interesting this week…Move over Black Friday, here comes Green Monday https://retailbriefafrica.co.za/move-over-black-friday-here-comes-green-monday/Clicks is giving shoppers all the deals...

Top stories you may have missed

These are the stories our readers found most interesting this week…Move over Black Friday, here comes Green Monday https://retailbriefafrica.co.za/move-over-black-friday-here-comes-green-monday/Clicks is giving shoppers all the deals...

It’s official: Black Friday flopped in SA this year – even...

Black Friday 2020 was a flop for South African retailers, early statistics show, with a huge decrease in in-store sales.Retailers has expected reduced sales...

It’s official: Black Friday flopped in SA this year – even...

Black Friday 2020 was a flop for South African retailers, early statistics show, with a huge decrease in in-store sales.Retailers has expected reduced sales...

Mentions of ‘omnichannel’ in earnings transcripts up 38% in 2020, as...

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted customer behavior, bringing about significant changes in the supply chain for consumer companies. Mentions of ‘omnichannel’ and related keywords...

Clicks is giving shoppers all the deals and feels this Black...

Shoppers can expect huge savings and amazing deals at Clicks this Black Friday.  Clicks Black Friday runs from 26 November until 2 December in-store and...

Move over Black Friday, here comes Green Monday

Black Friday, Cyber Monday and now Green Monday. Retailers would be forgiven for becoming a little breathless with all the shopping events that fall...

FOMO: The psychological force that drives Black Friday

Black Friday is notorious for turning even the smartest shoppers into spendthrifts, and retail crowds into potentially aggressive mobs. But, what motivates consumers to...

Clicks ClubCard celebrates hat trick at South African Loyalty Awards

Clicks Clubcard has scooped three awards at the South African Loyalty Awards; namely Best Loyalty Programme of the Year in the retail sector for...