Lauren Hartzenberg
Aramex Global Shopper growth mirrors rise in cross-border e-commerce

Aramex Global Shopper growth mirrors rise in cross-border e-commerce[Lauren Hartzenberg] Cross-border e-commerce is on the rise. An estimated 1.4 million South Africans shopped internationally in 2016, spending an estimated R8.8 billion...

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Yoray Narainpersad
10 SEO strategies to help boost your e-commerce sales

10 SEO strategies to help boost your e-commerce sales[Yoray Narainpersad] It's heading towards that time of the year when all e-commerce website owners tend to adjust their website in efforts to drive more traffic and increase sales...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#MyStoryMyStyle: Canal Walk shines a light on local, authentic brand heroes

#MyStoryMyStyle: Canal Walk shines a light on local, authentic brand heroes[Lauren Hartzenberg] Instead of being faced with a lineup of fashion models, shoppers will be spotting some of their favourite familiar faces on marketing material around Canal Walk...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#InnovationMonth: Meet the small business turning the biltong industry on its head

#InnovationMonth: Meet the small business turning the biltong industry on its head[Lauren Hartzenberg] Maxime Eon created BiltongBoard to link local lovers of biltong with the small producers whose quality products were going unnoticed...

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Victor de Kock
Integrated payments - the new holy grail for retailers

Integrated payments - the new holy grail for retailers
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[Victor de Kock] Over the past 20 years, disruptive digital companies have upended consumers' expectations of the shopping and payments experience...

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Danette Breitenbach
Experiences are the new black

Experiences are the new black[Danette Breitenbach] It is no longer chic to be chic and wealth is not displayed anymore. Consumers are no longer buying goods; instead they are spending on experiences...

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Danette Breitenbach
Consumer spending leads economic recovery

Consumer spending leads economic recovery
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[Danette Breitenbach] The recent launch of the Mastercard SpendingPulse Report is a first for South Africa. The Report is an early indicator of consumer spending trends...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#InnovationMonth: The Joinery's journey to create a sustainable future for fashion

#InnovationMonth: The Joinery's journey to create a sustainable future for fashion[Lauren Hartzenberg] Cape Town-based ethical fashion and lifestyle brand, The Joinery, is trailblazing the local sustainable business scene...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#ClicksCurls: A celebration of natural haircare

#ClicksCurls: A celebration of natural haircare[Lauren Hartzenberg] There's a natural hair movement afoot that sees women choosing to ditch chemical straighteners and damaging styling tools...

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Garth Meier
Big data divide: what traditional retailers can learn from e-commerce

Big data divide: what traditional retailers can learn from e-commerce[Garth Meier] The harsh reality is that local retailers are still very early on their journeys towards leveraging big data...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#SACSCCongress: Nigella Lawson on the role of food in storytelling

#SACSCCongress: Nigella Lawson on the role of food in storytelling[Lauren Hartzenberg] Internationally renowned food writer and TV cook Nigella Lawson has amassed a loyal following of food lovers charmed by her no-fuss approach to cooking...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#PricecheckAwards: Travelstart named E-commerce Service of the Year

#PricecheckAwards: Travelstart named E-commerce Service of the Year
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[Lauren Hartzenberg] Travelstart was the overall winner of the PriceCheck Tech & E-commerce Awards 2017, claiming the title of E-commerce Service of the Year...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#SACSCCongress: The artisanal food revolution and the modern retail space

#SACSCCongress: The artisanal food revolution and the modern retail space[Lauren Hartzenberg] Retail futurist Howard Saunders discusses some of the shifts in consumer mindset and retail brand innovation...

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Boris Dzhingarov
How millennials are changing shopping patterns - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] With millennials poised to become the most powerful demographic in terms of purchasing power, retailers need to understand how they interact differently with retail, technology, and the overall experience of shopping...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#FreshConnections: Maryla Masojada on the state of fresh produce retail in SA

#FreshConnections: Maryla Masojada on the state of fresh produce retail in SA[Lauren Hartzenberg] Maryla Masojada from Trade Intelligence discusses the trends affecting the produce supply chain and their impacts on the way companies do business...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
Messe Frankfurt takes the reins of SA textile, footwear and apparel shows

Messe Frankfurt takes the reins of SA textile, footwear and apparel shows[Lauren Hartzenberg] Messe Frankfurt has acquired Africa's largest textile, footwear and apparel shows...

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Richard Mukheibir
Driving business profitability through benchmarking

Driving business profitability through benchmarking
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[Richard Mukheibir] Benchmarking is a vital component in your management tool box. It is about a lot more than just collecting numbers for the sake of some vague historical record...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#WomensMonth: Convenient home-style meals with Why Cook

#WomensMonth: Convenient home-style meals with Why Cook[Lauren Hartzenberg] Why Cook is a Gauteng-based catering company that focuses on delivering modern home-style cooking made from fresh ingredients directly to one's door...

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Hadlee Simons
Whoppercoin: Burger King launches its own cryptocurrency

Whoppercoin: Burger King launches its own cryptocurrency[Hadlee Simons] Ever wanted to eat fast food and invest in cryptocurrency at one place? No? What's wrong with you? Anyway, Burger King has announced the formation of a new cryptocurrency...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#WomensMonth: Janine Binneman - a gem in local jewellery design

#WomensMonth: Janine Binneman - a gem in local jewellery design[Lauren Hartzenberg] Jeweller, gemologist and entrepreneur Janine Binneman is using her thriving Cape Town business to empower women...

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