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#BehindtheBrandManager: Travis Coppin of Food Lover's Market
#BehindtheBrandManager: Travis Coppin of Food Lover's MarketArticle

Managing executive for marketing and buying Travis Coppin fills us in on the Food Lover's brand strategy, and what it takes to survive and thrive in the competitive grocery retail business...

Lauren Hartzenberg 30 Apr 2021

Shoprite adds free funeral benefit to Xtra Savings rewards programme
Shoprite adds free funeral benefit to Xtra Savings rewards programmeArticle

The new benefit means that qualifying policy holders' beneficiaries will be eligible to receive a R4,500 Shoprite voucher in the event of a claim...

13 Apr 2021

Xtra Savings rewards programme now 17 million members strong
Xtra Savings rewards programme now 17 million members strongArticle

The Shoprite Group's Xtra Savings Programme is now South Africa's largest supermarket rewards programme...

17 Mar 2021

How loyalty and rewards will drive shopper behaviour in SA's retail main market
How loyalty and rewards will drive shopper behaviour in SA's retail main marketArticle

2Engage shares a few predictions for trends in the loyalty and rewards space in South Africa's retail main market...

24 Feb 2021

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High-value vs low-value payments - making checkouts countArticle

Getting customer insight and loyalty from each and every transaction...

11 Feb 2021

It just makes sense to do your life cover with the people you trust to do your will
It just makes sense to do your life cover with the people you trust to do your willArticle

With life speeding up and the proliferation of the internet into our lives, we all got smart and figured out that life cover is just a commodity and can be bought in minutes online. I mean, who has time for a consultation these days? It's only life cover (sarcasm intended)...

Alex Simeonides, Issued by Capital Legacy 1 Feb 2021

2020 South African Loyalty Awards winners revealed
2020 South African Loyalty Awards winners revealedArticle

The South African Loyalty Awards were developed specifically to celebrate loyalty excellence and innovation...

19 Nov 2020

Shoprite introduces rewards programme
Shoprite introduces rewards programmeArticle

The Shoprite Group is launching its Xtra Savings rewards programme for its Shoprite branded stores...

12 Oct 2020

#DoBizZA: How UBU International can give local businesses a leg up
#DoBizZA: How UBU International can give local businesses a leg upArticle

UBU International aims to help local businesses boost their sales by leveraging a combination of mobile discovery, marketing, rewards and mobile payments...

Lauren Hartzenberg 18 Sep 2020

Life insurance - demonstrating value in a post-pandemic economy
Life insurance - demonstrating value in a post-pandemic economyArticle

Covid-19 and 10 years of declining growth put the South African economy into freefall. Insurers are heading into an environment where consumers will be under tremendous financial pressure and questioning the value proposition of all their financial planning solutions...

9 Jun 2020

Maximise brand visibility through Smart Media
Maximise brand visibility through Smart MediaArticle

In-store advertising innovator Smart Media specialises in putting a product or service in front of the right audience at the right time...

Issued by Smart Media 24 Feb 2020

SA's 2Engage plans for further growth in Africa and abroad
SA's 2Engage plans for further growth in Africa and abroadArticle

South African fintech and customer engagement business, 2Engage, is pursuing international growth opportunities...

12 Feb 2020

#BizTrends2020: Experience, value and convenience underpin successful QSR loyalty programmes
#BizTrends2020: Experience, value and convenience underpin successful QSR loyalty programmesArticle

Retail loyalty is constantly evolving, as customers demand more personalised value and the 'experience economy' gathers momentum...

Mia Morkel 6 Jan 2020

Sales is everyone's business
Sales is everyone's businessArticle

Is sales a job title or the result of an engaged workplace culture? With the right strategy and support, is it possible to turn every employee into a member of your sales team? That depends...

Issued by icandi CQ 12 Nov 2019

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Could the Amazon Go model of seamless, automated shopping work in SA?Article

AI, IoT and other next-generation automation technologies are starting to revolutionise the retail business. One glimpse of the future can be seen in Amazon Go's "Just Walk Out" stores...

Grant Lapping 19 Jun 2019

SA Taxi makes taxi ownership more affordable
SA Taxi makes taxi ownership more affordableArticle

SA Taxi has advanced its efforts to overcome the financial, structural and legislative hurdles facing the taxi industry...

18 Jun 2019

Appreciation is its own reward
Appreciation is its own rewardArticle

Recognition and reward programmes are heading for the divorce courts, having realised they are poorly suited to ensuring employee wellbeing and its intended offspring - high performance...

Issued by icandi CQ 7 May 2019

Bonitas - not another loyalty programme
Bonitas - not another loyalty programmeArticle

Members of Bonitas Medical Fund will now have access to free lifestyle vouchers as well as discounted offers on gap cover and financial services products through the Fund's new multi-insurer platform. This is not another Loyalty programme.

Issued by Bonitas 11 Apr 2019

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Bank customer loyalty eroded by vanilla offeringsArticle

Core banking products are largely undifferentiated across the various brands, resulting in customers who are becoming increasingly multi-banked...

11 Apr 2019

Dialdirect App gets a thumbs up at #PoY2019
Dialdirect App gets a thumbs up at #PoY2019Article

Dialdirect was recently voted product of the year in the services category at the 11th annual Product of the Year awards...

19 Mar 2019

Executive pay the right way - Reward Awards last call for entry
Executive pay the right way - Reward Awards last call for entryArticle

Sara's annual Reward Awards, which aims to encourage and promote the development and improvement of total reward practices - combining financial remuneration and non-financial benefits - is open for entry...

3 Aug 2018

Edcon adds Engen as Thank U rewards partner
Edcon adds Engen as Thank U rewards partnerArticle

A new partnership between Engen and Edcon will see motorists earning Thank U loyalty points when filling up...

2 Nov 2017

The convergence of credit card and cash in Africa
The convergence of credit card and cash in AfricaArticle

According to a recent study conducted by Mastercard, over 50% of the South African population still transact using cash on a daily basis...

Simeon Tassev 1 Aug 2017

Awards for Excellence in Franchising winners announced
Awards for Excellence in Franchising winners announcedArticle

As part of its annual Franchise Business Festival, the Franchise Association of South Africa (FASA) held its Awards for Excellence in Franchising...

6 Jul 2017

Fabiani, Woolworths, H&M, Miladys, Markham, Cotton On, Mr Price score well on customer centricity
Fabiani, Woolworths, H&M, Miladys, Markham, Cotton On, Mr Price score well on customer centricityArticle

A survey, conducted by dunnhumby, the ‘Customer-Centricity Index' (CCI) reveals that SA's most successful apparel retailers are those with a high focus on ‘customer-centricity'...

28 Apr 2017

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Pick n Pay slashes Smart Shopper rewardsArticle

Pick n Pay has announced steep cuts to it popular Smart Shopper rewards programme, halving the value of the cash rewards...

4 Apr 2017

New study reveals students' relationship with money, online, green retailers
New study reveals students' relationship with money, online, green retailersArticle

According to the Student Brands' ‘Students and Their Money' Poll 2017, transactions in the student space are primarily driven by cash, with 94% of transactions either taking place with cash or debit card...

30 Jan 2017

Insurance's evolution through tech
Insurance's evolution through techArticle

We are seeing a very clear shift away from traditional insurance to more evolved cover tools...

Jaqueline van Eeden 24 Jan 2017

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How to deliver the only exceptional value shoppers want these December holidaysArticle

The highly competitive December holiday marketing has no place for the pliant and weak marketers. It is a war room affair...

Bandile Ndzishe 7 Dec 2016

A millennial's take on rewarding his generation
A millennial's take on rewarding his generationArticle

If anyone has intimate knowledge about what millennials think about rewards programmes, it's millennial entrepreneur, founder and managing director of mobile rewards platform, TuYu, Ruan Geyser...

9 Sep 2016

"Big Four" now in fierce competition with Capitec in basic bank account market
"Big Four" now in fierce competition with Capitec in basic bank account marketArticle

Costs at all of the "Big Four" banks are now being kept relatively low, thanks to strong competition in the basic bank account market...

11 Aug 2016

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Where to go on family-friendly short breaksArticle

You can easily take a mini-holiday over the weekend. Here are the top picks for short breaks near Johannesburg, Cape Town, and Durban...

17 May 2016

Customer rewards programmes launched by Toys R Us
Customer rewards programmes launched by Toys R UsArticle

Toys R Us and Babies R us have announced the launch of an innovative new rewards programme that promises to give customers great value...

12 May 2016

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FNB outlines four trends shaping the SA fuel retail sectorArticle

With more than 4600 fuel forecourts currently in operation and more expected in the future, this industry is rapidly growing as a key driver of revenue for fuel stations in South Africa.

20 Apr 2016

8 key insights that will drive changes in online and in-store retail
8 key insights that will drive changes in online and in-store retailArticle

PricewaterhouseCoopers's Total Retail 2016 report reveals a global consumer digital revolution as consumers push the boundaries of online shopping. For retailers and consumer goods companies the disruption by online business is increasingly gaining momentum...

12 Apr 2016

How to make rewards programmes work for you
How to make rewards programmes work for youArticle

There's no doubt that rewards programmes can add value to your life: from a free smoothie every few weeks, to upgrading your flights to business class. But to really max out your benefits, eBucks Rewards has the following tips and tricks.

Johan Moolman 11 Apr 2016

#CommerceMonth: The digital consumer
#CommerceMonth: The digital consumerArticle

Focusing on all things commerce this month on Bizcommunity, we spoke to Andre Steenekamp, CEO of 25AM, about the digital consumer and some of the latest trends taking the online market by storm...

Beverley Klein 7 Apr 2016

The blurring lines between digital and real-world customer experiences
The blurring lines between digital and real-world customer experiencesArticle

Just five years ago, the worlds of digital commerce and real-world customer service were separated by a massive chasm...

Andre Steenekamp 31 Mar 2016

Creating an employee value proposition to attract top talent
Creating an employee value proposition to attract top talentArticle

An employee value proposition (EVP), seen as a critical tool in obtaining top talent, is one that defines what an employer expects from its employees and what it offers them in return...

29 Mar 2016

Airlines offer reduced fares for Multiply members
Airlines offer reduced fares for Multiply membersArticle

Multiply members can now take advantage of special offers including reductions of up to 40% on published fares when flying with South African Airways...

6 Nov 2015

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Loyalty programmes - research indicates perceived value of rewards must outweigh costArticle

The pilot South African Loyalty Programme Member Engagement Survey canvassed 750 members of loyalty programmes in key sectors across the country in an online survey conducted by Tritech Media and Eighty20...

28 Oct 2015

Benefitting from travel rewards programmes
Benefitting from travel rewards programmesArticle

According to eBucks Rewards, travel rewards programmes have evolved dramatically, and you can still benefit from them - if the chosen rewards programme has kept pace with the times...

1 Sep 2015

Tops at Spar Bierfest 2015 dates announced
Tops at Spar Bierfest 2015 dates announcedArticle

The Tops at Spar Bierfest, a festival of all things frosty, frothy and fun, will be held in Durban at Suncoast on 4 and 5 September, in Joburg at Montecasino from 9 to 11 and 16 and 17 October, and the Village Green at the Newlands Brewery, Cape Town, from 6 to 8 November, 2015.

4 Aug 2015

New mobisite from loveLife incentivises healthy practices
New mobisite from loveLife incentivises healthy practicesArticle

loveLife has released iloveLife, an interactive digital platform that encourages holistic youth development in order to equip young people (aged 10-24) with important tools to help them navigate life...

24 Jul 2015

Standard Bank's UCount Rewards approaches R1bn mark
Standard Bank's UCount Rewards approaches R1bn markArticle

Standard Bank's rewards programme, UCount Rewards, has paid back over R818m in rewards points to its customers...

24 Jul 2015

Just one click to tick good work, from me TuYu
Just one click to tick good work, from me TuYuArticle

Looking for a better way of incentivising staff than with an annual 'good work' certificate or an impersonal 'thumbs up' icon tacked to a message? Then TuYu is for you, says MD Ruan Geyser, especially if your company's on the digital track...

Leigh Andrews 6 Mar 2015

Recent survey reveals planning behind festive season shopping
Recent survey reveals planning behind festive season shoppingArticle

Respondents to the recent Multiply Festive Season Survey gave insights into their festive season shopping habits...

10 Dec 2014

Adapting retail in a digital environment
Adapting retail in a digital environmentArticle

When the Internet of Things (IoT) meets the consumer space, retailers will need to rethink the traditional retail store, because connected consumers will grow to expect similar experiences while shopping.

Yaron Assabi 10 Oct 2014

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