A great man has passed away and we all mourn the loss of Madiba, but while we mourn, let us also celebrate the life and the achievements of one of history's greatest statesmen, and certainly South Africa's and Africa's greatest. (video)
6 Dec 2013 05:06
Many a retailer will sing to the tune of "The customer is always right", but not a lot actually live the phrase, much less invest any time or innovation in it. Luckily for you and I, this age of short-term vision is drawing to a close. Retailers can no longer put us in the consumer-only box - they have to take on a more human approach in reaching their sales targets.
By Sindy Peters 5 Dec 2013 10:35
Organising web content to enhance customer experience can be achieved with simple website strategy. This is particularly true, when designing a new website.
By Kele Pule 3 Dec 2013 10:58
With its vetkoek promotion at Makro stores in Gauteng, Supreme Flour is encouraging South Africa's entrepreneurial spirit by providing an opportunity for budding entrepreneurs to start their own bake-for-profit business.
3 Dec 2013 10:54
As part of their World AIDS Day initiative, on Friday 29 November 2013, Takealot.com donated over 700 books to its charity partner, Beautiful Gate, with a retail value of R125,900. Beautiful Gate is a charity based in Crossroads that addresses the issues of HIV/AIDS and its impact on local children, families and the community.
2 Dec 2013 15:15
To coincide with Black Friday, unofficially the biggest discounted shopping day of the year in the US and a growing phenomenon in South Africans via online shopping, Hypertext Media launched deals.htxt.co.za.
2 Dec 2013 12:43
One day. One sale. One massive discount.
Issued by Africa Internet Accelerator 2 Dec 2013 12:13
MasterCard has introduced the Priceless Africa campaign to South Africa, bringing the global Priceless Cities programme to the African continent for the first time.
2 Dec 2013 11:49
Five east African countries have signed a protocol to establish a monetary union, in a first step towards creating a single, common currency.
2 Dec 2013 10:59
Following its acquisition of building material retailer and wholesaler BuildKwik Wholesalers for R58.1 million from local entrepreneur Javed Gani in August this year, Alert Steel Holdings announced the opening of its newly branded Alert Steel & Build Megastore branches in Silver Lakes, Mabopane, Hammanskraal and Pretoria West.
2 Dec 2013 10:56
According to the findings of Project Ka-Ching, a survey conducted by Columinate on behalf Liberty Properties, South African women prefer leaving their partners at home when going to a shopping centre.
2 Dec 2013 10:45
Massmart launches a new and innovative format for the DIY market with its new format, Builders Superstore. The two new stores in Tembisa and Evaton, Gauteng created 58 jobs. The new format will service customers with homes situated in dense residential, township, rural and developing areas, and will be conveniently located near commuter nodes.
2 Dec 2013 10:16
"Big data" has become the latest panacea for creating customer loyalty. "Big data" usually goes with other mysterious terms like "analysing telephony metadata," "separating the signal from the noise," and "We know the precise ARPU* for our clients."
By Aki Kalliatakis 2 Dec 2013 10:13
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