Skhumba offers to deliver budget speech
Skhumba offers to deliver budget speech

South Africa's funny-man, Skhumbuzo "Skhumba" Hlophe, has availed himself as a possible candidate to deliver the budget speech scheduled for tomorrow, Wednesday, 21 February.

Issued by DNA Brand Architects 20 hours ago

#Newsmaker: Esther Hoogstad steers Spree's customer journey
#Newsmaker: Esther Hoogstad steers Spree's customer journey

Newly appointed as head of customer interaction and marketing at Spree, Esther Hoogstad will be taking charge of the online retailer's end to end customer experience. Thriving in customer-centric roles, Dutch-born Hoogstad was responsible for shaping the omnichannel strategy for Nike Direct in Europe by bringing offline and online retail together into a seamless consumer journey across the different touchpoints.

By Lauren Hartzenberg 23 hours ago

UK retail loyalty programmes suffer from a lack of differentiation
UK retail loyalty programmes suffer from a lack of differentiation

The Retail Loyalty Programmes in the UK 2018 survey has found that UK retail loyalty programme operators are struggling to bring fresh ideas to the programme benefit mix. The report, announced recently by Razors Edge Business Intelligence, analyses the loyalty programmes operated by the UK's top 350 retailers, 48 loyalty programmes in all.

1 day ago

How Lemok Agency is helping this shopping centre identify and fulfill less-obvious shopper needs
How Lemok Agency is helping this shopping centre identify and fulfill less-obvious shopper needs

Sammy Marks Square has commissioned Lemok Digital Agency to come up with an integrated launch campaign for Sammy Marks' free three hours uncapped Wi-Fi, and as part of the campaign, the Lemok team is helping Sammy Marks Square reimagine how the centre caters for the needs of its customers. Hence, as part of the Wi-Fi launch, Lemok Digital Agency is assisting Sammy Marks Square in also launching The Hub @ Sammy Marks, which is a co-working space envisioned for entrepreneurs and freelancers.

Issued by Lemok Group 16 Feb 2018

Food trends could drive production decisions
Food trends could drive production decisions

The agricultural sector is about producing, processing and marketing food and fibre to consumers. Although the natural fibre side of agriculture should never be neglected, the largest portion of the sector remains the production of various food products.

By Frikkie Maré 15 Feb 2018