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How to capture the omni-channel consumer - ITWeb
How to capture the omni-channel consumer

A successful omni-channel offering influences over 50% of store-based sales and delivers more profitable customer baskets in developed markets.

Issued by ITWeb 27 Mar 2015 12:20

Kim Gentle
Is our online shopping on the ball?

In South Africa, first world and third world often blend into each other without anyone noticing, especially in the form of technology. One catches a first-world Gautrain or communicates with the rest of the globe via the very latest smartphone or iPad, yet we have potholes on our roads that could engulf a small car and power cuts that occur almost on a weekly basis. So technology is certainly our flag-bearer, but how has this benefited the consumer?

By Kim Gentle, Issued by Grey 24 Mar 2015 10:05

One Digital Media - audio service - One Digital Media
One Digital Media - audio service

One Digital Media (ODM), the largest digital signage solutions providers in Africa with over 75 digital communication networks reaching over 2,100 locations, has updated its in-store audio solution.

Issued by One Digital Media 16 Mar 2015 13:00

Make your on-pack information count - Pyrotec
Make your on-pack information count

In today's information-saturated FMCG environment, consumers are making better-educated purchase decisions than ever before. This is especially true when it comes to health- and wellness-related issues.

Issued by Pyrotec 10 Mar 2015 14:25

Stratcom goes global
Stratcom goes global

Stratcom is a specialist packaging agency and a founding member of the "global local branding alliance" [glba]. Stratcom represents the African continent as part of six continents (Europe - Berlin , North America - New York, South America - São Paulo, Asia - China, Russia and Turkey ) offering regional expertise on a global scale to create relevant, local packaging solutions.

Issued by Stratcom 9 Mar 2015 09:32

ThisIsMe, a solution to online fraud and identity theft in South Africa - KRAZYBOYZ
ThisIsMe, a solution to online fraud and identity theft in South Africa

We are leading ever increasingly connected digital lives. These online dealings affect our offline personas. So what happens if your identity is hijacked by someone else?

Issued by KRAZYBOYZ 3 Mar 2015 10:59

Evolving in-store digital media networks - Woolworths Rosebank - One Digital Media
Evolving in-store digital media networks - Woolworths Rosebank

One Digital Media (ODM) has been working with Woolworths over the last several years to enhance their in-store digital media network. The network has been growing in size and diversity with the ODM team implementing the media network in the majority of the South African Woolworths stores. This media-rich network is now evolving into a state-of-the-art communication channel.

Issued by One Digital Media 2 Mar 2015 12:03

World-class furniture and décor store Weylandts is hiring - Do you have what it takes?
World-class furniture and décor store Weylandts is hiring - Do you have what it takes?

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

We welcome the Facebook global team to Retail World Africa 2015 - Retail World
We welcome the Facebook global team to Retail World Africa 2015

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

Consumer protection - The future of mobile prize promotions - Mobile Marketing Association
Consumer protection - The future of mobile prize promotions

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."

By Alan Haarhoff, Issued by Mobile Marketing Association 20 Feb 2015 10:22

ACDOCOSA appoints Saul Rivkind as new National Customer Head - ACDOCOSA
ACDOCOSA appoints Saul Rivkind as new National Customer Head

Consumer, trade and shopper cohesion is paramount in driving return for both brands and retailers in the challenged CPG sector

Issued by ACDOCOSA 19 Feb 2015 12:59