INFLUENCER MARKETING IS HOT IN SA – IAB SA ANNOUNCES DIGITAL...

WOW... THE POWER OF SA INFLUENCERSThe insights you will gain• Announcing SA CMO influencer guidelines• Content creation that enhances influencers• Managing influencers from beginning to end• Power of...

Clicks continues growth trajectory with 700th store opening

Health and beauty retailer Clicks has opened its 700th store at Woodstock Quarter in Cape Town. The new store stocks the retailer's regular range...

New Massmart CEO and fixer keeps turnaround plans close to his...

Massmart, which is majority-owned by US retail giant Walmart and is the owner of retail brands including Game, Makro, Dion Wired and Builders Warehouse,...

Woolworths sales in South Africa are picking up, but its Australian...

Despite the tough economy, Woolworths continues to see strong food sales and a pick-up in demand for its clothing in South Africa. But its...

FreshStop Boshoff Street Store Brings New Energy to the Retail Landscape...

FreshStop, the largest and fastest growing franchise convenience store retail brand in South Africa, opened its latest store at 21-25 Boshoff Street in Pietermaritzburg...

Combatting high absenteeism in SA retail

South Africa's retail trade sector employs almost 900,000 individuals. The sector is extremely competitive, occupying some 23.4-million square metres of gross lettable area across...

Leroy Merlin ploughs over R1bn into SA business

If all goes according to plan, French home improvement retailer Leroy Merlin, which opened its first South African store in September last year, will...

NIELSEN EVENT REVEALS IMPACT OF DOUBLE EDGED DEMAND IN SOUTH AFRICA

The South African consumer landscape is currently fragmented and polarised, characterised by the double edged demand of the South African consumer. Some are feeling...

Consumers racking up debt to make ends meet

Consumer credit has continued to rise over the past two quarters of this year, which means that consumers are relying more on credit cards...

Zenith Concepts

We are a POS Retail Installation company with over a decade of industry experience working with the largest brand names in the FMCG industry sector in South...

Women in a retail are a force to be reckoned with

Female retailers are formidable as well as inspirational and nowhere is this clearer than in the contribution they have made to growing the Shoprite...

How to expand your SA franchise into the rest of Africa

According to the latest survey from the Franchise Association of South Africa (FASA), 39% of franchisors have businesses in Africa, outside South African borders....

Retail boost could steer SA away from a recession

A rebound in economic growth in the second quarter of the year will likely see SA avert its second recession in two years.

Networking – the bread and butter for business success

People often say “it is not what you know, but who you know”. And this couldn’t be more true for business owners and entrepreneurs...

How to Maximize The Value of a Store Visit

If your reps aren’t taking the correct actions to maximize the value of their particular store visit, it could cost you big time. 40% of...

FRESHSTOP AT CALTEX LAUNCHES ‘CASH BACK’ REWARDS APP

FreshStop, the largest and fastest growing convenience store retail brand in South Africa, has launched a Rewards App that enables customers to earn cash...

New Checkers concept stores target wealthier South Africans – here’s how...

Shoprite has published its operational update for the year ending 30 June 2019, detailing its financials and the new updates they are bringing to...

85% of global consumers want omnichannel experiences – finds CMO Council...

The Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Council's newest study indicates that consumers - regardless of age, gender or location - prefer physical and digital engagement....