Massmart launches a new format for the DIY market with its new format, Builders Superstore, which will service customers with homes situated in dense residential, township, rural and developing areas.
2 Dec 2013 10:16
Silvertree Capital has purchased 24% of Cybercellar.com, which will allow South Africa's first online wine retailer to realise its expansion plans.
2 Dec 2013 09:28
With yesterday's opening of the Checkers Zevenwacht, located in the Shoprite Checkers' newly developed shopping centre, Langverwacht Plein, in Kuils River, the group celebrated reaching the 1000 mark in Africa.
29 Nov 2013 11:52
The R140-million retail upgrade at the V&A Waterfront begins trading, as the new premium Pick n Pay opens today, with an increase in trading area of 45% to 4300m2. The upgrade has been under construction for the past nine months and included the construction of an underground tunnel to create on-site parking.
28 Nov 2013 10:25
The reduction in sales of CD music has been attributed to the emergence of downloadable digital music - and piracy. But will album apps take off in South Africa?
5 Dec 2013 11:05
Until recently the brand Presidential Shirt has been in scarce supply, only available to select international travellers through OR Tambo Airport Duty Free. Now, these tailored hand-painted silk and cotton batik shirts are available online to customers in South Africa and across the globe.
4 Dec 2013 09:37
Freshstop, the retail franchise network owned by Fruit and Veg City, last week opened its 150th forecourt store with petroleum company Caltex.
By Zeenat Moorad 3 Dec 2013 14:45
Domestic new vehicle sales fell by 4.6% to 50‚806 units year-on-year in November‚ a decline of 2‚459 vehicles from the 53‚265 units sold in November last year‚ the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa (Naamsa) said in a statement on Monday (2 December).
3 Dec 2013 10:02
Following its acquisition of BuildKwik Wholesalers in August this year, Alert Steel Holdings has announced the opening of its newly branded Alert Steel & Build Megastore branches.
2 Dec 2013 10:56
There is some good in this concept of analysing big data, but based on various experiences with large organisations, it is difficult to see much usefulness in this concept.
By Aki Kalliatakis 2 Dec 2013 10:13
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
Retailers, such as the Pick n Pay Group, Edcon and Spar South Rand, have taken up the official Movember Retailers Challenge and are battling it out with other Mo's across the retail sector to see who will take the title and hold bragging rights until next year.
28 Nov 2013 13:38
NEW YORK, USA: Global retail titan Wal-Mart Stores on Monday named Doug McMillon, a company veteran who heads its international operations, to replace chief executive Mike Duke when Duke retires early next year.
27 Nov 2013 16:28
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