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#CGFsummit: Reasons to believe in Africa

There are many reasons to invest in Africa and even more reasons to believe in Africa, international delegates were told at the Consumer Goods Forum global summit in Cape Town...

By Louise Marsland 17 Jun 2016

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 182: AR and VR & Native VML and Y&R SA partnership

On the latest episode of Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show host Warren Harding spoke to Glenn Gillis and Ben Wagner...

3 days ago

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 182: AR, VR, Super Animals, Pokemon Go and NATIVE VML

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on 21 July 2016, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Glenn Gillis and Ben Wagner...

20 Jul 2016

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 179: Terry Murphy and the Shopper Path to Purchase 2016

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on 30 June 2016, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Terry Murphy...

29 Jun 2016

Sneaker wars: Four ways to kick it with Afrillennials

Adidas and Puma have been hot on Nike's heels in the ongoing sneaker wars and even though Nike still holds the number one spot globally, the brand is suffering a massive drop off in the face of its competition. ..

17 Jun 2016

#CGFSummit: Reap the rewards of doing business sustainably

'Shared-value sustainability' was a hot topic on the third and final day of the Consumer Goods Forum, with insights shared by Nestlé CEO and former Consumer Goods Forum co-chair, Paul Bulcke.

By Leigh Andrews 17 Jun 2016

#CGFSummit: Food safety, not just a Western luxury

A customer buys meat and vegetables from your store. He goes home, eats that fresh produce, and contracts a serious illness. Possibly even dies. Here's how to prevent this nightmare from becoming a business reality...

By Leigh Andrews 17 Jun 2016

#CGFSummit: Facebook disrupts retail

Facebook's not just for socialising with friends and family, it's also a cutting-edge way for marketers to communicate with consumers in the most personal way possible. Here's how...

By Leigh Andrews 16 Jun 2016

#CGFSummit: Future of retailing in sub-Saharan Africa

Five things you need to know about the future of the retail market in sub-Saharan Africa...

By Louise Marsland 16 Jun 2016

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 177: Amanda Cromhout and Marketing Mix Shopper Path to Purchase 2016

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on 9 June 2016, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Amanda Cromhout from Truth...

8 Jun 2016

[Shopper Marketing] Brand groupies and the death of friction

Latest shopper marketing trends and how retailers and brands need to target shoppers in this digital age, where disruption is transforming the retail landscape...

By Louise Marsland 6 Jun 2016

Augmented reality: more than just fun and games

The Pokemon Go augmented reality (AR) mobile game has taken the world by storm - even before its worldwide launch...

By Jason Ried 15 Jul 2016

Faking food security

With less food and more people, demand is outstripping supply. One solution to this problem could be the creation of fake foods...

1 Jul 2016

Jumia to become Africa's one stop online destination

With a new vision, the Africa Internet Group is connecting its companies into Jumia's ecosystem which will give access to products and services from its e-commerce platforms...

24 Jun 2016

Massive disruption in the retail industry meets changing consumer needs

Participants at the Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit in Cape Town have been given a taste of some of the disruption that is changing the consumer goods manufacturing and retail industry...

Issued by Atmosphere PR 21 Jun 2016

FMCG sector: Walking the tightrope between margins and prices

How can FMCG manufacturers and retailers best walk the tightrope between maintaining profit margins on the one hand and remaining affordable to cash-strapped consumers on the other?...

Issued by Atmosphere PR 13 Jun 2016

KFC quits Botswana after two decades as economy struggles

KFC will shut its 12 outlets in Botswana next week as they are no longer viable, closing its doors after operating in the southern African nation for 20 years, its owners said on Friday...

By TJ Strydom 7 Jun 2016

Grocery retailing: Embracing digital disruption

Issues impacting retailers and manufacturers will come under the spotlight at The Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit in Cape Town from 15 to 17 June...

Issued by Atmosphere PR 7 Jun 2016

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