Last year, over 130,000 Chinese travellers visited the country, a growth of over 50% on 2011. Numbers are expected to rise significantly after Chinese President Xi Jinping and President Jacob Zuma jointly declared 2014 the 'Year of South Africa' in China at this year's BRICS summit.
28 Nov 2013 10:34
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi's proposed stricter tobacco display regulations will harm the retail business, a retailer said on Tuesday, 22 October 2013.
22 Oct 2013 15:58
In an environment where products are jostling for shelf space and consumer attention, category management is key to ensuring your brand stands out among the clutter. But when you're unable to personally be in every store all the time, how do you keep control and manage your products remotely?
By Warren Harding 6 Aug 2013 11:45
Last week on Biz Takeouts, the Marketing & Media radio show, in its brand new time slot of 9am-10am, we looked at shopper marketing, how radio can influence buying behaviour and the future of shopper marketing with Y&R Advertising. [twitterfall]
29 Jul 2013 07:00
Shopper marketing is in the spotlight and these seven new trends, coupled with good digital and experiential strategies, will maximise marketing spend, driving more feet in-store and product off the shelves.
By Carolyn White 8 Apr 2013 09:27
"Content" is currently on everybody's lips, with everyone from the existing media to brand owners and individuals being encouraged to become content providers. Bizcommunity has been ahead of the content curve for over a decade.
Issued by Bizcommunity.com 18 Mar 2013 09:03
Following the retail trend of 'Black Friday' in the US, South Africa's on-line liquidator, Going.co.za, has secured large parcels of excess stock, clearance, ageing product and liquidation items for its end of year campaign, which begins today.
29 Nov 2013 11:37
iGlass, a creative template that turns a standard storefront window into a touchscreen where consumers can buy products, get quotes, browse catalogues or brochures and view and be alerted to product information.
23 Nov 2013 10:18
The rise in e-commerce and its associated challenges and opportunities is spurring the need for innovation in the way businesses and their supply chains need to operate, with the emergence of digitally empowered consumers.
By Kate Stubbs 10 Oct 2013 10:30
Apollo Tyres SA has expressed concern about the anti-dumping investigation Brazilian authorities have launched against imports of new tyres for buses and trucks from SA and several other countries, including Japan and Russia.
By Amanda Visser 25 Jun 2013 08:07
Leading experiential activation agency, Tradeway, recently executed a back-to-school campaign that drove switching to Staedtler.
Issued by Tradeway Promotions 6 Jun 2013 13:29
The Quarterly Labour Force Survey, released by Statistics SA (Stats SA) on Monday (6 May) showed that 100,000 people lost their jobs in the first quarter of this year. The number of unemployed people now stands at 4.6m, equivalent to 25.2% of the working population.
7 May 2013 10:13
Poultry producer Astral Foods has confirmed in an updated statement that its headline earnings per share for the six months to March were expected to drop by between 75% and 95%‚ from those recorded last year.
3 May 2013 07:37
It's not often that I share or write about sublime shopper executions but this initiative blew me away. In fact, this is a first for me where the traditional mannequin becomes an interactive shopper information and engagement tool.
By Jason Frichol 27 Feb 2013 12:13
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