While Web self-service, e-commerce and self-service kiosks are experiencing runaway growth in South Africa, the need for the human touch is still apparent in most industries.
By Kevin Meltzer 19 Nov 2013 11:36
Emerging markets is the now and the future. 70% of the world's internet population is in emerging markets and the adspend is starting to move to these markets.
By Danette Breitenbach 18 Nov 2013 12:05
With 3D printing becoming a reality, DionWired will be one of the first South African retailers to bring it into the homes and offices of its customers from November this year.
15 Nov 2013 09:04
Karbonn Mobiles is now entering the Southern African market through Karbonn Mobiles Southern Africa, a newly established local company that intends to expand the availability of feature phones, smart phones and tablets.
12 Nov 2013 10:48
Economic turmoil in traditional markets, technological advances and shifting consumer needs are combining to reshape the retail landscape. There are a number of growth opportunities in new emerging markets, but these markets often bring a different set of challenges to the modern retailer.
11 Nov 2013 08:21
MEF has completed its third annual mobile consumer survey of 10,000 respondents, across 13 countries including various African countries, to gather insights in to mobile consumer behaviour.
6 Dec 2013 11:36
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
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
Logitech has released its PowerShell controller that turns compatible devices into mobile gaming consoles and roughly doubles battery life. It provides console-style game controls and increasing game playtime on the iPhone 5s, iPhone 5, or iPod touch (5th generation) running iOS 7.
21 Nov 2013 11:02
HELSINKI, FINLAND: In just five years Nokia fell from dominating the mobile phone industry to abandoning the handset business, a swift fall from grace with lessons for market leaders.
11 Nov 2013 09:43
It is the astute retailer who is putting the processes and enabling technology in place to turn usability into bottom-line benefits.
By Adriaan Mocke 6 Nov 2013 14:30
Because this festive season Business Positioning Systems is giving you above 5% CTR and a 12% acquisition rate!
Issued by Business Positioning Systems 5 Nov 2013 11:11
Regular and planned power outages are not uncommon in South Africa, and serve as a stark reminder that our depleting electricity supplies are being stretched to capacity.
By David Palmer-Stevens 4 Nov 2013 11:14
SharpTalk by Virgin Mobile SA, launched yesterday 31 October 2013, will bring smartphone brands to previously underserviced markets, through collaboration with Ellerine Holdings (EHL).
1 Nov 2013 11:43
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