The JSE opened firmer on Wednesday on stronger banks and mixed retailers, led by Shoprite, after both sectors were softer on Tuesday due to a stronger pound.
Maarten Mittner 7 hours ago
Retail sales increased by 3.8% in November from a year earlier, following a surprise 0.2% decrease in October, Statistics SA said on Wednesday.
Pericles Anetos 7 hours ago
The group's non-South African supermarkets record sales growth of 32.2%.
Colleen Goko 9 hours ago
The Euromonitor International report, ‘The top 10 consumer trends for 2017', which analyses the trends that will shape the consumer landscape in 2017 is now available for download.
10 hours ago
Guill Marais, a senior business consultant at Sewells-MSXI, is having a busy time as the ongoing economic downturn takes its toll on many retail motor companies. Marais's speciality at Sewells-MSXI, a global consulting and outsourcing firm specialising in the retail motor industry, is turning around businesses that are either in trouble or headed that way.
12 hours ago
A new report by KPMG International analyses the online shopping preferences and behaviours of more than 18,000 consumers in 51 countries, by geography, generation and product category.
14 hours ago
Cashbuild says its revenue from the 20 new stores it has opened since July 2015 have contributed to a 4% increase in revenue for the second half of 2016.
15 hours ago
For the fifth year in a row, prices of major food commodities have declined - some 1.5 percent below their 2015 levels - averaging 161.6 points for the year as a whole. Upward pressure on FAO's Food Price Index from tropical commodities such as sugar and palm oil, where El Niño had an impact on production, was offset by bumper harvest and prospects for staple cereals. The Index averaged nearly 172 points in December, unchanged from November.
13 Jan 2017