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. Confidence also declined five points in South Africa to 82. In contrast, Kenyan consumers are feeling markedly more optimistic in comparison to the previous quarter as reflected by the five point increase in Kenya's CCI to 117, compared to 112 in Q2 2015.
Issued by Nielsen 24 Nov 2015 09:11
Pizza Hut has partnered with Moving Tactics, the leading South African digital signage solutions company, to implement dynamic and innovative digital menu boards within their stores in Africa.
Issued by Moving Tactics 19 Nov 2015 09:49
Supersport, The Expresso Show, Pick n Pay and Mercedes Benz SA are Africa's top performing brands on social media for the month of October 2015, according to the Africa Brand Index.
Issued by Ornico 5 Nov 2015 11:59
Hackneyed puns aside, South Africa's sugar industry is in dire straits. Whilst the Goddess of the Harvest (or perhaps more literally the unfavourable weather conditions), is perceived to be the sole inflictor of such woe, Insight Survey claims that the current quagmire is in fact the combined result of a myriad of other factors - beyond that of the elements.
Issued by Insight Survey 2 Nov 2015 13:59
Join Zanusi Brand Solutions as they offer insights gained from their real-time experience in the informal retail market!
Issued by Zanusi 29 Oct 2015 11:33
In a world where convenience is king, shoppers know that more often than not, "easy" means "expensive". But that's all changing, courtesy of Makro's latest locker delivery system, currently being piloted in Gauteng. Now shoppers will have access to Makro's incredible offers without having to go in store!
Issued by 34 15 Oct 2015 13:32
Earlier this year, leading retailer Edgars partnered with advertising agency M&C Saatchi Abel to give its website a complete makeover. Having identified key consumer trends, as well as consumers' increasing online savvy, Edgars launched a new website in July 2015 that serves as a dynamic platform for fashion advice and information.
Issued by M&C Saatchi Abel 15 Oct 2015 10:14
Fix-a-Form International (UK), the originators of the booklet-label concept, recently held their biennial conference in Brussels with top managers and sales personnel in attendance from their global network of manufacturers. The prestigious 2015 Fix-a-Form® awards ceremony celebrated the globe's best-in-class with five independently judged categories.
Issued by Pyrotec 13 Oct 2015 12:07