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Creativity on the march across the retail landscape

Creativity is on the march across the retail landscape as sector players get to grips with shifting consumer values and influences in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic...

21 Sep 2020

Hall's Retail paints a new picture for contractors

Hall's Retail has a new feather in its cap, this after the business recently became the first preferred multibrand stockist for Dulux Paint in South Africa...

Issued by Hall’s Retail 17 Sep 2020

Fast-tracking the future of shopping malls

Is the long-imagined retail apocalypse on our doorstep? If you have entered a shopping mall recently, you might begin to think so...

By Lars Veul 8 Sep 2020

Lockdown-inspired digital innovations are here to stay

The impact of the Covid-19 has been hard felt by businesses in the service industry. Local movements have been used to demonstrate the effect the nationwide lockdown has had on the various industries...

26 Aug 2020

New platform aims to boost buy-local efforts and business recovery

South Africa is the first region to benefit from a new, white label mobile payment, customer loyalty and rewards programme, with the launch of UBU International...

Issued by UBU International 26 Aug 2020

Navigating the new hygiene standards in retail

Consumer-facing industries have had to take exceptional precautions in a time of rapid change with business, people, processes and stakeholders retuning to adopt new approaches...

By Mike Smollan 19 Aug 2020

BREAKING: Daily Maverick launches weekly print newspaper, exclusive interview with Styli Charalambous

WATCH: Daily Maverick has just announced that it's launching a weekly newspaper, yes, in 2020, in the middle of a pandemic and the greatest calamity to ever hit the global print media. In our exclusive video interview, publisher and CEO Styli Charalambous tells us the rationale behind their decision to foray back to the future, as they've dubbed the project...

By Jessica Tennant 6 Aug 2020

Make your instore operations a unique shopper experience with Marin's

Thanks to a network of more than 100 countries and more than 25 production sites, Marin's is able to provide in-store marketing solutions all around the world, with an R&D process comprising everything from brief, simulation and manufacturing, to delivery and monitoring...

Issued by Marin's Southern Africa 29 Jul 2020

E-commerce content will never look the same again

As dawn broke into 2020, e-commerce was already storming the markets. But the global lockdown on business and trade stamped on that trajectory's accelerator...

Issued by Studio[K]irmack 21 Jul 2020

Are pampered pets boosting SA's pet care industry?

Insight Survey's latest SA Pet Care Industry Landscape Report 2020 carefully uncovers the global and local pet care market, based on the latest information and research...

Issued by Insight Survey 20 Jul 2020

E-commerce: Opening the economy, digitally

While e-commerce has been with us for a considerable amount of time, the Covid-19 pandemic and the effects of lockdown protocols have pushed its use to new heights...

By André Bresler 14 Jul 2020

How mobile technology is driving sales in physical retail stores

Retail sector investment into mobile apps and platforms has been accelerated by the global pandemic...

By Leon Coetzer 10 Jul 2020

Rethinking retail: A new e-commerce era has arrived

The social and economic implications of the lockdown have forced businesses to rethink their sales strategies in order to stay afloat and meet shifting consumer demands...

By Wayne Flemming 9 Jul 2020

Covid-19: Companies sell unnecessary "deep cleans" with exaggerated claims

Regular cleaning with standard household products is sufficient.

By Natasha Bolognesi 7 Jul 2020

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