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How Uber plans to disrupt SA's delivery industry
How Uber plans to disrupt SA's delivery industry

Food delivery app UberEATS launched on Wednesday and the company behind the ride-sharing app is confident the service will disrupt the food industry, and possibly other sectors as well.

6 hours ago

BlackBerry to cease making smartphones
BlackBerry to cease making smartphones

It's the end of an era. BlackBerry, the once-dominant maker of devices that kept business executives glued to their e-mail, will no longer develop its own phones.

6 hours ago

Fashion and beauty, rolled into one.
#InnovationMonth: The beauty of programmatic advertising

Take one part online fashion and beauty content. Add in programmatic advertising and networking opportunities. Mix well. What do you get? Hybrid digital agency and media house Amorphous Stride's latest offering, the FashionBeauty.Network. CEO Grant Shippey tells us more.

By Leigh Andrews 7 hours ago

Another first for Shopfitting Depot
Another first for Shopfitting Depot

Shopfitting Depot, with its wide range of custom-made and locally manufactured fittings and fixtures, was the undisputed supplier of choice for the award-winning design which scooped the prestigious 2016 Retail Design and Development Award for Plan-It Design for store design under 1,000m². The innovative use of our products in the concept design for the Cape Town-based store - "This Way Out" - illustrates the aesthetic appeal, flexibility, quality and cost-effectiveness that Shopfitting Depot brings to its retail design partners.

Issued by Shopfitting Depot 10 hours ago

#FreshOnTheShelf: BOS launches 'Big BOS' 3 litre pack
#FreshOnTheShelf: BOS launches 'Big BOS' 3 litre pack

BOS ice tea has launched a new 3l pack, just in time for summer, as its convenient packaging makes it so much easier to take camping, to the beach, on picnics, to parties or at large family get-togethers.

11 hours ago

Gamification could drive digital payment
Gamification could drive digital payment

BUDAPEST: Gamification could be used to drive financial literacy in SA where education remains one of the biggest obstacles to achieving widespread adoption of digital payment technology, Mark Elliott, president of MasterCard in SA, said on Tuesday.

By Hanna Ziady 12 hours ago

Zando wins best shopping experience at PriceCheck Tech & Ecommerce Awards
Zando wins best shopping experience at PriceCheck Tech & Ecommerce Awards

Popular fashion e-tailer, Zando was announced the winner of the best mobile and overall shopping experience at the 2016 PriceCheck Tech & E-Commerce Awards last week.

By Jessica Tennant 13 hours ago

Cotton On Group's youth brand Supré opens in SA this October
Cotton On Group's youth brand Supré opens in SA this October

Supré, an Australian fast fashion chain aimed at the youth market, and owned by the Cotton On Group, has announced that the opening of three stores in South Africa by November, including Cavendish Square, Centurion Mall and Menlyn Park.

13 hours ago

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SA to export pigeon peas, pork, mango to India

As part of ongoing efforts by member states to improve intra-BRICS trade, South Africa has been granted an opportunity to export pigeon peas also known as Cajanus Cajan, pork, mango, and persimmons to India. India for its part has expressed an interest to import pickled sheep skins from South Africa.

1 day ago

GT Radial Tyres now available at Tiger Wheel & Tyre stores
GT Radial Tyres now available at Tiger Wheel & Tyre stores

In a bid to continue to bring only the world's finest quality brands to motorists, Tiger Wheel & Tyre has announced that it is now selling GT Radial tyres at its nationwide network of stores.

Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 1 day ago

Foschini introduces Courage to Conquer campaign
Foschini introduces Courage to Conquer campaign

This October, Foschini is raising awareness of breast cancer with its Courage to Conquer campaign. The retailer has partnered with organisations such as Look Good...Feel Better, Reach for Recovery, and CancerVive to unite eleven breast cancer survivors to openly share their stories and encourage other women in South Africa to be bold and take courage.

1 day ago

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RCL Foods considers a restructure of its commodity chicken component

RCL Foods is considering a restructure of its commodity chicken category in response to current market conditions, which have deteriorated as a result of an increased level of dumped chicken products in the local market.

1 day ago

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#InnovationMonth: Mastering innovation and marketing at retail

If I was entrusted with running your retail company's marketing department in a capacity as your marketing director, where would I begin to innovate? Well, quite frankly, I would not spend time thinking about where to begin, I would just get on with it.

By Bandile Ndzishe 1 day ago