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Episode 185: Online retail with the CTO of Emerce Commerce.

Date: 18 Aug 2016
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Issued by Digicape 26 Jul 2016

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Five fundamentals to maximising retail analytics in brick and mortar retail environments
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New TVC for All Gold range
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#CGFsummit: Reasons to believe in Africa
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#CGFSummit: Rise of the premium private label
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#CGFSummit: Facebook disrupts retail
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Cape Union Mart's product specialist presenting one of the 10 top gifts at Father's Day Experience
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In the weeks running up to Father's Day on 19 June, Cape Union Mart launched the 'Home of the Father's Day Gift' campaign, with the slogan 'Celebrate Dad-ventures'.

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