How consumers choose where they shop
How consumers choose where they shop

There are several considerations a consumer deems important for their in-store shopping experience. Retailers have had to quickly adapt with innovative ways to ensure they are meeting shoppers' needs...

By Ruschdi Taliep, Issued by Smart Media 18 Feb 2021

Breaking news: Burger King's latest surprise starts 2021 off right
Breaking news: Burger King's latest surprise starts 2021 off right

A good surprise can make your day, but a great surprise can start your entire year off on the right foot. This is why Burger King South Africa is stepping in to deliver their best surprise yet for burger fans everywhere - the new Mystery Burger...

Issued by Burger King 1 Feb 2021

Pandemic 'jet fuel' for online retail
Pandemic 'jet fuel' for online retail

While online shopping in South Africa was already seeing noteworthy gains before Covid-19 hit, the past 10 months has seen it go through the roof...

Issued by imagineNATION Alliance 29 Jan 2021

How years of rejection rocketed Sloom founder Rudo Kemp to a sleeping success
How years of rejection rocketed Sloom founder Rudo Kemp to a sleeping success

From floor salesperson to budding entrepreneur, meet the founder of South Africa's first and only comfort adjustable mattress brand, Sloom...

By Michelle Nel, Issued by Sloom 27 Jan 2021

Chat-based business-recovery resource launched on WhatsApp to assist SMMEs during Covid-19
Chat-based business-recovery resource launched on WhatsApp to assist SMMEs during Covid-19

A chat-based service called SMMEstart has been launched on WhatsApp to provide SMMEs in South Africa with instantly actionable information, guidance and resources to help business owners restart and grow their businesses during the Covid-19 economic recovery period and beyond...

Issued by SMMEstart 27 Jan 2021

Tech reinvents retail in 2021
Tech reinvents retail in 2021

Derek Cikes, commercial director at part-payment platform Payflex, spotlights the top eight online retail trends expected to shape the online retail sector in 2021...

Issued by Payflex 26 Jan 2021

Easing the buying decision of the customer
Easing the buying decision of the customer

While the South African population is much more comfortable shopping in-store, retailers and brands still have a ways to go in making up for the losses experienced as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic...

Issued by Smart Media 21 Jan 2021

Did Black Friday 2020 give us a glimpse into the future of retail?
Did Black Friday 2020 give us a glimpse into the future of retail?

Traditionally, scenes from global Black Friday sales depict packed stores and long lines of shoppers fighting to secure the best deals. But in 2020, the annual shopping holiday looked a little different...

By Nick Durrant, Issued by Bluegrass Digital 20 Jan 2021

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