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Gateway Theatre of Shopping welcomes KZN's first Lego Certified Store
Gateway Theatre of Shopping welcomes KZN's first Lego Certified Store

The Gateway Theatre of Shopping is now home to the first Lego Certified Store in KwaZulu-Natal...

18 Nov 2019

Studio DOTCOF creates cave-like interior spaces for Shanghai beauty salon
Studio DOTCOF creates cave-like interior spaces for Shanghai beauty salon

Shanghai-based architecture and design practice Studio DOTCOF has created a series of cave-like interior spaces for a beauty salon in Shanghai, China...

12 Nov 2019

Continuous adaptation: Staying ahead of customer needs
Continuous adaptation: Staying ahead of customer needs

As customers' needs evolve, retailers must adapt to meet those needs, or better yet, stay ahead of them. Retailers must rethink the traditional test and learn cycles...

By Melissa Campbell 8 Nov 2019

App for merchandisers
App for merchandisers

Merchandisers are the final piece in the very long chain of warehousing and distribution...

Issued by MegaVision Media 7 Nov 2019

KFC reveals new modern Sandton flagship
KFC reveals new modern Sandton flagship

KFC has revamped its Sandton flagship restaurant, adding a host of new features appealing to digitally-minded consumers and those looking for convenience...

6 Nov 2019

Elevating SA design through property development
Elevating SA design through property development

Nando's South Africa's Michael Spinks shares seven lessons from a chicken brand elevating South African design through property development...

By Michael Spinks 29 Oct 2019

Gcwalisa dispensers help reduce single-use plastic at spaza shops
Gcwalisa dispensers help reduce single-use plastic at spaza shops

Retail solutions company Smollan and product and service design practice DYDX paired up to create a more sustainable solution for the sale of FMCG products in the informal retail market...

28 Oct 2019

6 trends shaping the shopping mall experience
6 trends shaping the shopping mall experience

A decade ago, building a profitable mall was simple. If you got the location, size, layout, parking and access routes right, you had retailers and shoppers in the bag...

By Theresa Terblanche 23 Oct 2019

#SACSCCongress: How physical retail is reinventing itself
#SACSCCongress: How physical retail is reinventing itself

John Ryan, a London-based journalist and analyst focused on retail design and strategy, shares a glimpse into what's new and what matters in the global retail environment...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 22 Oct 2019

Pick n Pay On Nicol now has wine tasting, a chocolatier and clinic services
Pick n Pay On Nicol now has wine tasting, a chocolatier and clinic services

Pick n Pay has reopened the doors to its flagship On Nicol after a comprehensive revamp...

18 Oct 2019

#SACSCCongress: Physical retail must surprise and delight
#SACSCCongress: Physical retail must surprise and delight

Over 1,400 delegates from the retail, shopping centre and associated industries are gathered in Cape Town this week for the 23rd SACSC Annual Congress...

17 Oct 2019

Inside Sandton City's new Baby Care Lounge
Inside Sandton City's new Baby Care Lounge

Visitors to Sandton City now have access to a baby care lounge, an inviting space exclusively designed to cater to the needs of those with babies and toddlers...

17 Oct 2019

Know your business inside out with a Biz Office
Know your business inside out with a Biz Office

New expectations of transparency and authenticity in business means things like organisational purpose, brand stories, how your company does things, what it believes in and what it stands for, can all play a part in how your company sees itself and how it is seen by others...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 Oct 2019

Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019
Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019

Bizcommunity is excited to announce the relaunch of our Biz Product and Rate Card, featuring all-new product infographics, descriptors and more...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 27 Sep 2019

Cape Town gets its first Lego Certified Store
Cape Town gets its first Lego Certified Store

Cape Town retail has levelled up with the introduction of the city's first Lego Certified Store, set to open in Canal Walk on 28 September...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 27 Sep 2019

World-class shopping at new Checkers Hyper flagship
World-class shopping at new Checkers Hyper flagship

The new Checkers Hyper flagship, opened in Sandton City on Thursday, features a wine tasting room, a chocolatier bar, an open-flame pizza oven, an in-store Kauai and an extensive range of new products...

27 Sep 2019

Foschini reveals new All Woman concept store
Foschini reveals new All Woman concept store

Foschini recently unveiled its new fashion and beauty-centred All Woman concept store at Fourways Mall in Johannesburg...

6 Sep 2019

#EuroShop: Out with boring, in with experience
#EuroShop: Out with boring, in with experience

To be successful today, bricks and mortar stores must move from selling as their main purpose to providing consumers with a combination of products and experiences that are engaging and inspirational...

By Danette Breitenbach 5 Sep 2019

Shop Association releases Storedits global display research
Shop Association releases Storedits global display research

A new research report from Shop Environments Association, Storedits: Skin Care, Make-up and Cosmetics, shares findings from 177 store audits of skin care, make-up, and cosmetics displays across Europe, Asia, Africa...

30 Aug 2019

Inside the new-look Edgars concept store in Joburg
Inside the new-look Edgars concept store in Joburg

Edgars opened a new 8,000 sqm store in Johannesburg's Fourways Mall last week, its first concept store since its brand relaunch last year...

26 Aug 2019

Eliminating packaging is a good start - but here's what supermarkets should do to stop harming the planet
Eliminating packaging is a good start - but here's what supermarkets should do to stop harming the planet

It was inspiring to read about the launch of Waitrose's trial in Oxford offering consumers a range of products free of packaging...

By Alison Stowell 21 Aug 2019

Meet the Blackline Interiors designer: Roxanne Rynders
Meet the Blackline Interiors designer: Roxanne Rynders

Meet Roxanne Rynders, the talented young head interior designer at the Blackline Retail Interiors design studio, and find out her thoughts on future retail and hospitality interior design trends...

Issued by Blackline Retail Interiors 14 Aug 2019

3 steps towards 'glass boxing' your company with a Biz Press Office
3 steps towards 'glass boxing' your company with a Biz Press Office

Since 2001, Bizcommunity anticipated the role of company culture as intellectual capital. Biz Press Offices are a "glass box" game changer, offering a window into 18 industry communities...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Jul 2019

African design showcased at Bloomingdale's The Lion King pop-up
African design showcased at Bloomingdale's The Lion King pop-up

African brands like MaXhosa by Laduma, Pichulik and AAKS are on show in the U.S. as part of The Lion King pop-up concept shop at Bloomingdale's...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 22 Jul 2019

10 retail trends for 2019
10 retail trends for 2019

For the retail sector as a whole - and for physical stores in particular - 2019 will be a year of reinvention...

By Jackie Kalis 15 Jul 2019

3 trends in retailtainment
3 trends in retailtainment

'Retailtainment' is described as the use of "ambiance, emotion, sound and activity to get customers interested in the product and in a mood to buy"...

By Eben Esterhuizen 3 Jul 2019

What the latest technological innovation means for the future of retail
What the latest technological innovation means for the future of retail

With neverending technological innovation, what will retail look like in the next 20 to 30 years?

By Maroefah Smith 2 Jul 2019

How interior décor helps create immersive retail experiences
How interior décor helps create immersive retail experiences

Canon deciphers the importance of the settings and ambiences of physical shops as they become more than just a buying space, an opportunity for the brand to build and maintain relationships...

1 Jul 2019

Effectively integrating digital and real-world retail
Effectively integrating digital and real-world retail

Digital transformation has been a hot button topic across industry sectors in recent times. But what does this digital shift mean for retailers and brands looking for a different in-store consumer experience?

By Gareth Smith 27 Jun 2019

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