These are the stories our readers found most interesting this week…

Checkers FreshX brings global coffee icon to its customers

Starbucks opens first Cape Town store at Canal Walk

Safety, and the new normal, in focus at leading food &
drink trade show

Making diversity and inclusion a business imperative the
secret to success, says Mondelez

70% of South African adults will shop the festive sales if
the price is right

Don’t confuse tools like big data and AI with customer experience,
says digital doyen, Paul Mabray

Instant EFT shines in local Alternative Payment Methods