Retail Management

Edgars and Jet account holders offered a payment holiday

Embattled retailer Edcon, which operates Edgars and Jet in South Africa, is offering account holders a credit payment holiday in light of the unprecedented...

9 Examples of Cross-merchandising In Action

You’ve used your superior marketing skills to attract customers into your store. Now, you need to entice these customers to make purchases by offering them solutions. Cross-merchandising products across categories is an effective merchandising technique to offer solutions to shoppers while increasing basket sizes.

West Pack Lifestyle goes national with first Western Cape store opening

South African retailer, West Pack Lifestyle has announced the opening of its first Western Cape store in Somerset West Value Centre in mid-April.Set to...

Merchandising Video Tutorial

The purpose of merchandising is to attract, engage, and motivate the customer towards making a purchase. Click here to watch a video tutorial which highlights...

As SA retailers struggle, other African markets start to shine

As more South African retailers announce possible closure of unprofitable stores, their peers in the continent are breaking new grounds, becoming the ones to...

25 WAYS TO PREVENT SHOPLIFTING IN YOUR RETAIL STORE

Shoplifting is exceptionally problematic for businesses of all sizes, costing the retail industry approximately $50 billion in 2016 according to the National Retail Federation (NRF).

fischer plugs the gaps in safety for DIYers, tradesmen

The fischer DuoPower nylon expansion fixing plug for fixing cupboards, handrails, and shelving to walls and other surfaces allows DIYers to carry out their...

Crossfin Transactional Solutions undergoes rebrand to Adumo

Crossfin Transactional Solutions (CTS) recently rebranded to Adumo, infusing the fast-growing fintech company with an authentic African feel that speaks to its existing and...

Shield Trade Show 2020

The annual Shield trade show is currently underway at Nasrec with brands showcasing their products to an expected 5000 visitors.This 2 day show not...

Shock tax hike coming for South Africans in April, economists warn

Fiscal policy is a huge problem for South Africa, with stuttering tax collections, and an apparent unwillingness of the government to cut the public...

This is how Pick n Pay, Makro and Shoprite are planning...

As the Covid-19 coronavirus continues to spread, its impact is increasingly being felt by local retailers as they get to grips with a number...

Baby Joshua needs your help

Joshua Naicker (22 months old) was born with an incurable condition, congenital hydrocephalus resulting in several severe and life-threatening diagnoses. He cannot perform any...

Hostex 2020 Highlights

Hostex 2020 Day 1:https://vimeo.com/394762303Hostex 2020 Day 2: https://vimeo.com/394946016

‘High level’ talks are now underway to allow cigarette sales during...

"High level" discussions are underway to allow for the sales of cigarettes during South Africa’s unprecedented 21-day Covid-19 lockdown, a well-placed source within the...

Pick n Pay Fresh Living gets a makeover and relaunches as...

Pick n Pay’s Fresh Living magazine has relaunched this week as a quarterly edition.Pick n Pay launched a ‘lockdown’ Fresh Living website (www.pnpfreshliving.com) after...

Coronavirus: Sanitiser and disinfectant flying off shelves at Dis-Chem, Clicks, MediRite,...

Hand sanitiser and disinfectant have started flying off South African retail shelves as the fear of coronavirus sparks ‘panic buying’.Since the Health Department confirmed...

Hostex 2020 – Day 2 Highlights

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Dis-Chem gears up for a seven-day Black Friday campaign

Stock has been ordered as Dis-Chem gears up for a seven-day Black Friday campaign where big discounts will be offered.Black Friday will be expanded...