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Afrikrea launches SaaS platform to simplify global selling for African merchants
Afrikrea launches SaaS platform to simplify global selling for African merchantsArticle

Afrikrea has partnered with DHL and Visa to launch Anka, a platform that provides African micro retailers and small businesses with e-commerce, payments and global shipping services...

30 Apr 2021

Online spend in SA will hit R45bn in 2018, and consumers are shopping the globe
Online spend in SA will hit R45bn in 2018, and consumers are shopping the globeArticle

South Africans are forecasted to spend over R45 billion online this year, with over 60% making a purchase from an overseas retailer...

10 Sep 2018

#MobileCommerce: Embrace international markets
#MobileCommerce: Embrace international marketsArticle

Cross border e-commerce continues to provide significant growth opportunities for retailers and manufacturers with an international online product offering...

Megan Roper 20 Jul 2018

#ECMA18: Cracking e-commerce conversion
#ECMA18: Cracking e-commerce conversionArticle

The proliferation of e-commerce essentially means that retailers are now more than ever competing in a global marketplace...

Lauren Hartzenberg 16 Mar 2018

Mall for Africa expands to 11 new markets
Mall for Africa expands to 11 new marketsArticle

Mall for Africa, an e-commerce and m-commerce platform present in Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana and Rwanda, has expanded to 11 new countries in Africa...

5 Feb 2018

How to get in on the cross-border e-commerce trend
How to get in on the cross-border e-commerce trendArticle

As technology continues to grow in power and popularity, it's becoming increasingly easier for e-commerce vendors to break past international borders to build truly global businesses...

Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 30 Jan 2018

#BizTrends2018: Cross border trade set to grow e-commerce in SA
#BizTrends2018: Cross border trade set to grow e-commerce in SAArticle

More and more, consumers in sub-Saharan Africa are looking beyond their borders to get the products and services they need...

Efi Dahan 12 Jan 2018

#BizTrends2018: Mobile means more e-commerce opportunity than ever before
#BizTrends2018: Mobile means more e-commerce opportunity than ever beforeArticle

The proliferation of mobile phone networks in Asia-Pacific and Africa has transformed how people connect, communicate and shop...

Mark Mahoney, Issued by Aramex 19 Dec 2017

Johannesburg has become a regional retail hub with cross border shopping activity running into billions | Photographer: Mark Lewis
Johannesburg's inner city: the Dubai of southern Africa, but all below the radarArticle

Over the last 20 years Johannesburg has become an intense wholesale and retail centre for local hawkers and for traders from all over sub-Saharan Africa...

Dr Tanya Zack 6 Nov 2017

Aramex Global Shopper growth mirrors rise in cross-border e-commerce
Aramex Global Shopper growth mirrors rise in cross-border e-commerceArticle

Cross-border e-commerce is on the rise. An estimated 1.4 million South Africans shopped internationally in 2016, spending an estimated R8.8 billion...

Lauren Hartzenberg 13 Oct 2017

South African online spend expected to reach R53bn by 2018
South African online spend expected to reach R53bn by 2018Article

PayPal's third annual global report on cross-border trade, in partnership with Ipsos, is predicting that South African online spend will grow to over R53 billion...

21 Feb 2017

Sweetening the tax pot
Sweetening the tax potArticle

The worldwide attempt to reduce obesity has been given the 'thumbs up' by a few forward-thinking fiscal departments in various countries, including South Africa...

11 Nov 2016

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Nigeria takes lead with online shopping via mobile devicesArticle

Nigerian consumers are increasingly comfortable with online shopping...

1 Jul 2016

Massive increase in mobile spend by SA shoppers predicted
Massive increase in mobile spend by SA shoppers predictedArticle

A global survey for PayPal, conducted by Ipsos, which sheds light on consumer shopping habits in South Africa has found that online shopping in SA is expected to reach R37 billion this year...

19 Feb 2016

Cross-border shopping is a growing trend, study finds
Cross-border shopping is a growing trend, study findsArticle

According to a recent study conducted by Ipsos, cross-border shopping is a growing trend with around 80% of shoppers going international when purchasing goods online...

14 Dec 2015

DHL Express to launch entrepreneurial training program
DHL Express to launch entrepreneurial training programArticle

DHL Express will launch its Growing Beyond Borders entrepreneurial training program in sub-Saharan Africa in the coming weeks...

5 Oct 2015

SA shoppers' online interest grows, research finds
SA shoppers' online interest grows, research findsArticle

A recent study conducted in South Africa by Ipsos showed that 22% of South Africa's internet users have made purchases online and 48% expect to do so in the future...

17 Aug 2015

I'Langa Mall improves roads in Nelspruit
I'Langa Mall improves roads in NelspruitArticle

"The development of I'Langa Mall in Nelspruit has seen the upgrade of various roads and intersections surrounding the centre, which has easy access off the N4 highway,” says Luan Visagie of major stakeholder Visagie Trust. “It was crucial for us to identify areas of enhancement to the shopping experience, which lead to the undertaking of extensive traffic studies."

3 Mar 2010

Mall of the North provides economic benefits to Limpopo
Mall of the North provides economic benefits to LimpopoArticle

One of Limpopo province's largest commercial real estate investment, the R1.2 billion Mall of the North, is currently on schedule for opening in early 2011. It is in a prime location in the easy-to-access, central node of Bendor, a rapidly developing component of Polokwane, in the heart of its growth corridor, ideally sited at the intersection of the N1 and a provincial road.

2 Nov 2009

EU vows to free online shoppingArticle

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM: It's the bane of online shoppers' lives, searches dangling coveted brand-name gadgets, gear or gifts cheaper on websites from another country, but not being able to buy them.

26 Oct 2009

Lowveld's lovely I'Langa... here comes the sun
Lowveld's lovely I'Langa... here comes the sunArticle

April 2010 is when the new I'Langa Mall (I'Langa meaning 'sun') will open in Nelspruit with easy access off the N4 highway. A R600 million project, it will be anchored by Pick n Pay, Edgars, Game and Woolworths and complemented by major national retailers including Truworths, Foschini, Mr Price and Ackermans.

23 Oct 2009

Retailers taking up space at the Mall of the North
Retailers taking up space at the Mall of the NorthArticle

The 75 000m² Mall of the North regional shopping centre in the provincial capital of Limpopo, Polokwane, is fast attracting tenants and 85% of space is subscribed for to date.

11 Aug 2009

Tesco says slashing prices in IrelandArticle

DUBLIN: British supermarket giant Tesco said on Tuesday, 6 May 2009, that the group will slash prices in recession-hit Ireland by about 22% to woo customers tempted by competitors in Northern Ireland.

6 May 2009

Retail trade slows dramatically in SAArticle

Cross-border shoppers saved figures, says Stats SA.

Lihle Z Mtshali 20 Nov 2007

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