BMi Research has completed research examining the latest retail and shopper trends. The report consists of the company's predictions for 2014's trends in the industry.
Issued by BMi Research 7 Mar 2014 10:24
Catering to the needs and requirements of customers is the cornerstone of retaining customers in the retail industry and keeping loyal customers is easier and more profitable than winning new ones. Lack of customer loyalty is often because of poor customer relations, which again makes it vital to have a clear understanding of the customer, in order to drive exceptional customer service and retain profitable business.
By David McWilliam 6 Mar 2014 13:53
Construction work is steaming ahead at full swing at the Pavilion Shopping Centre in Durban following the festive season where the foot count of shoppers was phenomenally higher compared to previous years.
Issued by The Pavilion - The Incredible Journey 6 Mar 2014 13:30
As the rand weakens and the pula strengthens, so consumers in Botswana find the gap in the cost of goods between South Africa and Botswana in Woolworths grows and not in their favour.
By Gwen Watkins 5 Mar 2014 16:02
No business is too small for the discipline of hammering out a formal budget, which needs to be used daily in the management of a business. Many business owners mistakenly think their operation is too small for a formal budgeting process. The budget (of sorts) that they keep inside their heads is often more like a basic recipe and is usually inadequate to deal with the constant change that every business is subject to.
By Gerrie van Biljon 5 Mar 2014 11:51
Would you like to jump for joy this Easter? Win big and 'Share the Joy' with Cadbury Dairy Milk's latest promotion. Up for grabs are weekly shares of R300,000 in cash prizes! This exciting Cadbury Dairy Milk promotion 'Share the Joy' is sure to have hundreds of lucky consumers overjoyed this Easter period!
Issued by Mondelez South Africa 4 Mar 2014 13:49
Despite the sluggish local economic growth brought about by the 2008 global recession, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has not gone back on his 2013 growth projections.
27 Feb 2014 08:23
Let me introduce you to my mom. She's 58 years old. But there's not a grey hair in sight...
By Rachel Thompson 26 Feb 2014 14:42
South Africans can now enjoy the taste of Cape Town, wherever they may be, by joining Durbanville Hills Wines' new wine club.
26 Feb 2014 11:37
Retailers need to understand and engage with their customers. Customers want relevant information sent to them and this translates into retailers sending them the right message at the right time.
By Danette Breitenbach 20 Feb 2014 11:39
To reward loyal Edcon account holders, Edgars has formed a strategic alliance with Ster Kinekor to launch the Edgars/Ster-Kinekor Movie Benefit Card.
13 Jul 2007 15:47
Media convergence has broken new ground at Menlyn Park Shopping Centre, Pretoria. It has become the first mall in Africa to use mobile technology to communicate with shoppers in a personalized manner.
13 Jul 2007 15:44
June every year is very special for Cape Town's children with cancer, for that is when CHOC, Childhood Cancer Foundation, hosts a Christmas in June celebration - just for them and their families.
13 Jul 2007 15:41
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