West Pack Lifestyle in Vanderbijlpark is the first South African retailer to employ Pricer graphic electronic shelf labels (ESL) throughout its store.
Issued by XON Retail Solutions 4 Mar 2015 14:04
In today's cluttered retail environment, more and more brand owners are looking for ways to make their product stand out. Pyrotec PackMedia's range of Do-It® Hang Tabs and Display Strips guarantees 'brand prominence' by offering innovative packaging solutions.
Issued by Pyrotec 3 Mar 2015 12:53
The Department of Trade & Industry (DTI) plays a critical role in the promotion of economic development and meaningful participation in the global economic and trade environment.
Issued by Retail World 3 Mar 2015 10:19
When considering buying coding and labelling machinery for an efficient production line, it goes without saying that a 'penny wise and pound foolish' approach will simply not suffice. The fact of the matter is that, sometimes, these miscalculated decisions can lead to serious financial repercussions for the business.
Issued by Pyrotec 2 Mar 2015 12:10
Fifteen months after the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPI) was signed in Parliament (November 2013), there is still no official indication of when it will be fully enforced or even if any progress has been made in appointing an Information Regulator. In his State of the Nation address on 12 February, President Zuma did not even mention this business-changing Act, which was so heavily in the spotlight in 2013.
Weylandts is a world-class furniture and décor store searching for truly unique sales consultants - individuals who have a keen eye for design, are self-motivated, and passionate about contemporary furniture and décor. Discover what it takes to join this ever-growing brand and see a glimpse of what they can offer.
Issued by Weylandts Home 2 Mar 2015 08:45
E-commerce in South Africa is enjoying explosive growth, with the total internet shopping spend in 2014 estimated to be near the R6bn mark, increasing exponentially over the last decade from R688m in 2006. However e-commerce in South Africa is still in its infancy compared to the rest of the world, especially when it comes to B2B e-commerce.
Erik Brits, head of panic and strategy at Nightjar Travel, looks at the painful road he walked to develop a winning social media product.
The strict guidelines and legal requirements regulating information displayed on products impact the pharmaceutical industry more than many others; therefore, labelling of medicines while adhering to these guidelines can be challenging.
Issued by Pyrotec 23 Feb 2015 13:52
We have just confirmed Nicolas Franchet, Head of Retail and E-commerce at Facebook, as a Keynote Speaker at Retail World Africa 2015.
Issued by Retail World 23 Feb 2015 11:53
The KPMG Global Africa Practice has launched their new Africa Business App - a first for the industry. The dynamic platform will provide businesses and investors with seamless access to the very latest Africa information about doing business across the continent.
Issued by KPMG South Africa 23 Feb 2015 10:20
The below SMS comes from an infamous promotion that ran a few years ago and received negative publicity on a number of digital channels: "Happy New Year you have won an inflatable bed from [Brand X]. Call ---------- quote ref: 4867. Prizes excl P&P. T &C apply. Reply no 2b removed."
According to FoodSure, the food labelling verification service, food companies are under threat of increased consumer activism and the global food industry is under pressure to provide more proof of quality. People want assurances about whether what they are eating is in fact what they have been told they are eating. They want to know where their food comes from, what ingredients are in their food and that the food has been handled properly all the way along.
Issued by FoodSure 17 Feb 2015 14:39
FoodSure, the food labelling verification company, says that counting the cost of food product recalls is the stuff of nightmares and that the future reputation of a food company involved in a product recall lies in how well it handles the crisis and, of course, upon how it mitigates against repeat failures in its operational procedures.
Issued by FoodSure 16 Feb 2015 12:46
Who checks on the food industry so that both retailers and consumers are given peace of mind? While retailers have their own quality checking and testing systems in place, they can't always see operational gaps or where problems could occur.
Issued by FoodSure 13 Feb 2015 14:55
This Valentine's Day we asked our resident Expert at Rentokil Pest Control to tell us about all those little things we do which pests just love!
Issued by Rentokil Initial 12 Feb 2015 15:32
A big welcome on board Retail World Africa 2015 to Sears Holdings Corporation!
Issued by Retail World 12 Feb 2015 15:02