Is your on-pack communication authentic enough?
Is your on-pack communication authentic enough?

In a retail landscape saturated with marketing messages, many consumers are tuning out communication that is impersonal and sales-focused in favour of brand voices that are open, honest and real...

Issued by Pyrotec 4 hours ago

Project Flamingo Golf Day
Project Flamingo Golf Day

Clarion Retail, as a supplier to Woolworths, was delighted to be involved in the recent Project Flamingo Golf Day held at Steenberg Golf Course to raise funds for breast cancer awareness...

Issued by The Clarion Group 5 hours ago

Top South African payment gateways support the launch of SID 2.0
Top South African payment gateways support the launch of SID 2.0

Leading South African payment gateways have partnered with secure online payment service SID Instant EFT to release the new and improved SID 2.0 to e-commerce businesses across the country...

Issued by SID Instant EFT 6 hours ago

Duesouth partners with Chaeli campaign to make Comrades history!
Duesouth partners with Chaeli campaign to make Comrades history!

The Chaeli Foundation was founded in 2004 to raise money for Chaeli, an amazingly inspiring girl with cerebral palsy that desperately needed a motorised wheelchair...

Issued by TFG (The Foschini Group) 20 May 2016

E-commerce Indaba to connect SA's online shopping industry
E-commerce Indaba to connect SA's online shopping industry

The inaugural E-commerce Indaba taking place in Sandton on 2 and 3 June will be presented at The Maslow Hotel and promises to assist taking business online and increasing online sales...

Issued by CADEK Media 19 May 2016

Clover introduces "Way Better" low fat milk in line with new government legislation
Clover introduces "Way Better" low fat milk in line with new government legislation

In keeping with its "Way Better" promise and in line with the R260: Agricultural Product Standards Act, Clover has implemented a change to the fat content of its low fat milk variant...

Issued by Clover 19 May 2016

Commoditisation versus innovation
Commoditisation versus innovation

For those prepared to rethink their approach, there is a way to avoid the commoditisation trap or, at the very least, differentiate their products on shelf...

Issued by Pyrotec 17 May 2016

Black Rhino Wheels to donate a portion of every wheel sold to Save the Rhino International
Black Rhino Wheels to donate a portion of every wheel sold to Save the Rhino International

Tiger Wheel & Tyre has announced that wheel partner, Black Rhino Wheels, is donating R5 of every wheel sold to Save the Rhino International...

Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 16 May 2016

Pyrotec PackMark gears up for fdt Africa 2016
Pyrotec PackMark gears up for fdt Africa 2016

With food & drink technology Africa (fdt) just around the corner, Pyrotec PackMark is gearing up to showcase a selection of coding and marking machines specifically engineered for the food and beverage industries...

Issued by Pyrotec 11 May 2016

Fast food consumer trends 2011-2015
Fast food consumer trends 2011-2015

As the household incomes and standards of living of South Africans rise, fast food consumption patterns indicate that the trend of eating homecooked meals is decreasing...

Issued by Analytix BI 11 May 2016

Mageu 2015 BMi Research report
Mageu 2015 BMi Research report

BMi Research has revealed with their recent research into the mageu market that the drink gained substantial volume growth during 2015 as opposed to the decline seen in 2014...

Issued by BMi Research 10 May 2016

Is the state of the SA chocolate industry 'unhealthy'?
Is the state of the SA chocolate industry 'unhealthy'?

Over the past few years, the global health revolution has managed to firmly entrench its 'clean-eating' dogma into the minds of Mzansi consumers. As a result, we have witnessed a marked decline in SA chocolate consumption...

Issued by Insight Survey 9 May 2016

Boris Dzhingarov
Using big data to stay ahead in the retail industry

Not wanting to lose customers to online shopping, traditional retailers around the world are turning to big data and analytics to employ technology that will give them an advantage in a competitive industry...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 6 May 2016

Clicks opens 500th store at Mall of Africa
Clicks opens 500th store at Mall of Africa

Clicks has announced the opening of its 500th store at the Mall of Africa - South Africa's largest single-phase shopping mall development to date...

Issued by Magna Carta 3 May 2016

Using Magento in order to increase online sales
Using Magento in order to increase online sales

Whenever talking about en e-commerce website, the main focus that a business owner has is to increase conversions to a maximum. More sales automatically mean an increase in revenue...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 3 May 2016

Massive scope for mobile growth in Kenyan retail market
Massive scope for mobile growth in Kenyan retail market

A new Nielsen study on Kenyan retailers and technology reveals that despite the massive uptake in mobile usage in Kenya, there is still significant scope for growth in the market, particularly in the retail environment...

Issued by Nielsen 26 Apr 2016