Andy Walker
SOUTH AFRICA
Prepare for 'contactless deliveries' in South Africa during the Covid-19 pandemic

Prepare for 'contactless deliveries' in South Africa during the Covid-19 pandemic[Andy Walker] Couriers will now also practice the art of "social distancing" from this week as online retailers do their bit to mitigate the spread of Covid-19...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
SOUTH AFRICA
Covid-19: SA supermarkets appeal to shoppers to quit panic buying

Covid-19: SA supermarkets appeal to shoppers to quit panic buying[Lauren Hartzenberg] Retailers have attempted to quell fears surrounding stock shortages as footage of panic buyers and empty supermarket shelves filter through social media...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
SOUTH AFRICA
Under Armour reveals its vision for sportswear in 2020

Under Armour reveals its vision for sportswear in 2020[Lauren Hartzenberg] Under Armour SA recently hosted a Tech Summit, showcasing its latest product technology and the collections at the forefront of its strategy in 2020...

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Quinton Swart
SOUTH AFRICA
Growth of liquid cartons cannot be contained

Growth of liquid cartons cannot be contained
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[Quinton Swart] Changing dynamics within the food and beverage industry, coupled with the growth of the retail sector and increasing awareness around sustainability, has driven new growth and innovation in the packaging industry...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
SOUTH AFRICA
The Galito's growth story - from Mpumalanga to Kenya and Kazakhstan

The Galito's growth story - from Mpumalanga to Kenya and Kazakhstan[Lauren Hartzenberg] Working from a spicy flame-grilled chicken recipe he'd developed in his family's garage, Louis Germishuys opened the first Galito's fast food outlet in Nelspruit in 1996...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
SOUTH AFRICA
A recipe for success from KFC's top franchisee Burt Gunning

A recipe for success from KFC's top franchisee Burt Gunning[Lauren Hartzenberg] Burt Gunning is the guy to take your cue from when it comes to running a successful franchise business...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
SOUTH AFRICA
On its 100th birthday, Jungle Oats opens R208m mill in Cape Town

On its 100th birthday, Jungle Oats opens R208m mill in Cape Town[Lauren Hartzenberg] Jungle Oats celebrates its 100th birthday this year, and the iconic brand has just revealed a new mill in Cape Town and a refreshed communication strategy...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
Lauren Hartzenberg
[EuroShop] Scan Display chats to Peter Maddison, managing director of Flash Graphics, at the EuroShop 2020 trade fair in Düsseldorf, Germany.
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Lauren Hartzenberg
SOUTH AFRICA
Curl Chemistry: A homegrown natural haircare brand by Liesl Katzen

Curl Chemistry: A homegrown natural haircare brand by Liesl Katzen[Lauren Hartzenberg] Liesl Katzen struggled to find haircare products that adequately cared for her natural curly hair, so she decided to make her own...

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Wynand Smit
SOUTH AFRICA
Embrace self-service to improve customer experience

Embrace self-service to improve customer experience[Wynand Smit] Irrespective of industry sector, 81% of customers want to take matters into their own hands and solve queries before reaching out to a contact centre agent...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
SOUTH AFRICA
Ethical e-tailer Faithful to Nature opens first physical store

Ethical e-tailer Faithful to Nature opens first physical store[Lauren Hartzenberg] Faithful to Nature has opened the doors to its first brick and mortar store...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
SOUTH AFRICA
#FreshOnTheShelf: New from Copeland Distillery, Boland Cellar and An Dúlamán Gin

#FreshOnTheShelf: New from Copeland Distillery, Boland Cellar and An Dúlamán Gin[Lauren Hartzenberg] In #FreshOnTheShelf, we round up our pick of food and beverage products that have hit the shelves recently...

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Laurence Smith
SOUTH AFRICA
How necessary is CCTV in the retail industry?

How necessary is CCTV in the retail industry?
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[Laurence Smith] As tough economic times get tougher, the retail industry will need to think carefully about how to reduce their risk in order to protect their shoppers, stock and their bottom line...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
SOUTH AFRICA
Pockets of CPG growth found amid squeezed consumer spending

Pockets of CPG growth found amid squeezed consumer spending[Lauren Hartzenberg] Like many business sectors in the country, the South African retail industry is battling the effects of stagnant GDP growth and constrained consumer spending...

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Angie White
Angie White
[Corporate Social Investment] Two young minds can now focus on their studies thanks to all-inclusive bursaries from TFG.

Lwando Maciti from The University of the Western Cape (UWC) has received the TFG Elliot Osrin bursary while Kgalalelo Phelane has received the ‘Your Fashion Future’ bursary and can now attend high-profile fashion school FEDISA.
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Lauren Hartzenberg
SOUTH AFRICA
Spanish chocolate brand Valor arrives in SA

Spanish chocolate brand Valor arrives in SA[Lauren Hartzenberg] South African retail shelves will for the first time be stocked with premium chocolate brand Chocolates Valor...

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Dov Girnun
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTrends2020: Faster and smarter - 8 retail trends for 2020

#BizTrends2020: Faster and smarter - 8 retail trends for 2020[Dov Girnun] For the retail sector as a whole - and for physical stores in particular - 2020 will be a year of reinvention...

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Shereesa Moodley
SOUTH AFRICA
Google Search will now show you shoppable results for clothes in one place

Credit: Shereesa Moodley/Memeburn
Credit: Shereesa Moodley/Memeburn
[Shereesa Moodley] Google on Wednesday revealed a new feature on Search that gives users a simpler way to shop for fashion items on mobile...

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Paul Cook
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTrends2020: Using e-commerce tools to build disruptive consumer brands

#BizTrends2020: Using e-commerce tools to build disruptive consumer brands[Paul Cook] Many disruptive consumer brands eventually expand into retailers in order to reach broader scale, and fast-moving retailers can accelerate this process...

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Emma Longden
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTrends2020: Fashion won't be sustainable until consumers are educated

#BizTrends2020: Fashion won't be sustainable until consumers are educated[Emma Longden] If you're wondering if sustainable fashion really does exist in South Africa, the answer is yes, but only on a small scale...

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