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Episode 158: The BookMarks Awards 2016 advice and hospitality industry marketing.

Date: 26 Nov 2015
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Sub-Saharan Africa presents varied view of consumer confidence levels

The latest Nielsen Consumer Confidence Index (Q3) shows a varied view for sub-Saharan Africa as despite it having increased by five points in Ghana (99) in the third quarter, it decreased five points in Nigeria (127), the first decline since inception of the CCI in quarter 3 of 2014...

Issued by Nielsen 24 Nov 2015 09:11

Black Friday comes to Mozambique

Mozambique will experience Black Friday on 27 November for 18 hours. It is the largest, and sometimes, most crazy online shopping day of the year...

23 Nov 2015 11:39

Deloitte releases African Powers of Retailing report

The top 25 African retailers have a presence in 21 countries on a continent where strong economic progress over the past decade is reflected by the fact that 10 of these leading retailers now come from countries outside the traditionally dominant South African market...

4 Nov 2015 08:38

Chinese online shopping platform launched in Kenya

Chinese e-commerce group Chinabuy has launched its online shopping services in Kenya, offering online shoppers access to different items for direct purchase from Chinese manufacturers and online sites...

2 Nov 2015 08:49

Atterbury opens R800m Achimota Retail Centre in Ghana

Atterbury has completed the R800m ($60m) Achimota Retail Centre located in northeastern Accra, Ghana. The 15,000 m² retail destination attracted thousands of shoppers and curious locals..

30 Oct 2015 09:52

Delta Africa buys stakes in two Zambian malls

Delta Africa, formerly Delta International, has acquired significant interests in two Zambian shopping malls, extending its asset base into a third country...

By Alistair Anderson 21 Oct 2015 14:35

PnP to open first store in Ghana in 2016

South African retailer Pick n Pay (PIK, PWK) on Tuesday said growing its business outside SA remained a strategic priority for the company "notwithstanding the challenging trading conditions facing some regions"...

14 Oct 2015 08:50

Stay nimble and make loyalty trends happen

It's time to move from looking at new trends to really putting them into action to meet your customers' expectations in real-time...

By Ros Siddle 8 Oct 2015 13:40

Finding Africa's true prospects

African Prospects Indicator (APi) is the first ever report of its kind in the world. Released this week by Nielsen, APi is the culmination of 18 months of information collection and analysis into a ranking of sub-Saharan African countries...

By Danette Breitenbach 18 Sep 2015 09:22

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 148: A new chapter at Adidas, with Sport 15 'Create Your Own Game'

On the latest Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Bradley Stern, Adidas Director Brand Activations...

11 Sep 2015 10:40

A long breath needed to invest into Africa

The 2nd African Retail Development Index, released on Tuesday, serves to emphasize once again that Africa has to be viewed as a set of different countries...

By Danette Breitenbach 10 Sep 2015 10:20

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 148: A new chapter at Adidas with Sport15 'Create Your Own Game'

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on 10 September 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Bradley Stern...

9 Sep 2015 08:11

ARDI finds promising new markets for global retailers

AT Kearney's 2015 African Retail Development Index (ARDI) reconfirms the potential of many nations throughout Africa. Not just oft-discussed markets like Nigeria and Ghana, but also small, dynamic markets such as...

8 Sep 2015 11:30

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