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Consumer attitudes towards fuel loyalty programmes in SA
Consumer attitudes towards fuel loyalty programmes in SAArticle

The average South African consumer sees loyalty programmes as valuable and as an economic benefit, and are generally committed to such programmes...

Marius Wait 10 Sep 2020

FreshStop expands reach with Mr D Food partnership
FreshStop expands reach with Mr D Food partnershipArticle

Like most retail businesses, convenience stores (c-stores) have been impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic and have had to adjust their offering to meet the needs of their customers during lockdown.

29 Apr 2020

Convenience retail and the fuel station
Convenience retail and the fuel stationArticle

In a presentation at the Nedbank Franchising Roadshow, Lightstone pointed out that the service station sector plays a pivotal role in the franchise industry and its forecast.

15 Aug 2019

FreshStop celebrates a decade of forecourt retail
FreshStop celebrates a decade of forecourt retailArticle

FreshStop, Soth Africa's fastest-growing convenience retail brand, is celebrating its 10th birthday...

4 Jun 2019

How payments have impacted the growth of forecourt retail
How payments have impacted the growth of forecourt retailArticle

Advancements made within the card payment technology space have allowed for more seamless card transactions, which in turn has driven the successful expansion of the forecourt retail sector...

Hymie Marnewick 29 Mar 2019

#BizTrends2019: 4 key trends that will continue to shape convenience retail in 2019
#BizTrends2019: 4 key trends that will continue to shape convenience retail in 2019Article

As convenience retail continues to grow as an industry sector, retailers must remain focused on the most significant trends that will see their businesses flourish...

Joe Boyle 4 Jan 2019

New Smart Shopper benefits - points for petrol, cardless functionality and more
New Smart Shopper benefits - points for petrol, cardless functionality and moreArticle

Pick n Pay has announced a host of enhancements to its popular rewards programme, including a partnership with BP service stations that allows Smart Shopper members to earn points when refueling...

16 Oct 2018

Krispy Kreme SA expands focus on off-premise sales
Krispy Kreme SA expands focus on off-premise salesArticle

South Africans can now get Krispy Kreme doughnuts on the go in more areas, more often, as the company will be expanding its off-premise sales to 23 stores across Johannesburg, Pretoria and KZN...

25 Sep 2018

FreshStop Fort Gale in Mthatha selected as International Convenience Retailer of the Year finalist
FreshStop Fort Gale in Mthatha selected as International Convenience Retailer of the Year finalistArticle

A FreshStop store in Mthatha has made the list of finalists for the 2018 International Convenience Retailer of the Year Awards...

1 Jun 2018

Top five trends for convenience retail in 2018
Top five trends for convenience retail in 2018Article

According to Joe Boyle, director at FreshStop, these are the trends that will continue to strategically shape the future of convenience retailing...

19 Jan 2018

Garage forecourt stores meet SA consumers' need for speed
Garage forecourt stores meet SA consumers' need for speedArticle

The increasingly time-starved nature of consumers' lives is driving the evolution of South Africa's R35bn convenience retail sector, which currently commands 10% of total market retail spend...

Issued by Nielsen 15 Nov 2017

Engen opens its first pharmacy concept in Kenya
Engen opens its first pharmacy concept in KenyaArticle

In partnership with Payless Pharmacy, Engen has launched its first pharmacy-service station concept at its Hurlingham branch in Nairobi, Kenya...

20 Sep 2017

#FreshConnections: Maryla Masojada on the state of fresh produce retail in SA
#FreshConnections: Maryla Masojada on the state of fresh produce retail in SAArticle

Maryla Masojada from Trade Intelligence discusses the trends affecting the produce supply chain and their impacts on the way companies do business...

Lauren Hartzenberg 12 Sep 2017

Innovation, product diversification drives forecourt retail growth
Innovation, product diversification drives forecourt retail growthArticle

Expansion in the forecourt convenience retail industry continues, despite the general downturn of the retail industry as a whole...

22 Aug 2017

Ronél Fester
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

Deloitte releases African Powers of Retailing report
Deloitte releases African Powers of Retailing reportArticle

The top 25 African retailers have a presence in 21 countries on a continent where strong economic progress over the past decade is reflected by the fact that 10 of these leading retailers now come from countries outside the traditionally dominant South African market...

4 Nov 2015

How will today's trends affect tomorrow's retail?
How will today's trends affect tomorrow's retail?Article

Shopping SA spoke to Michaela Murning, head of Retail & Shopper Insights at TNS, about the trends TNS has picked up on in its research and its contact with clients, and how those might influence the nature of retail in the coming years...

Issued by Kantar 20 Aug 2015

Total to woo high-end customers with Thrupps forecourt offering
Total to woo high-end customers with Thrupps forecourt offeringArticle

Famous Brands (Fbr) and Total are testing a new forecourt grocer that analysts say could rival Engen's Woolworths offering.

Nick Hedley 19 Sep 2014

Burger King to open Gauteng stores in February
Burger King to open Gauteng stores in FebruaryArticle

Burger King will open the doors of its first stores in Gauteng in February. Three stores will be opened in Rivonia Road‚ at Park Station‚ and in Centurion.

Zeenat Moorad 17 Jan 2014

Forecourt store concept gains momentum
Forecourt store concept gains momentumArticle

Freshstop, the retail franchise network owned by Fruit and Veg City, last week opened its 150th forecourt store with petroleum company Caltex.

Zeenat Moorad 3 Dec 2013

In the Zone with MWEB Entrepreneur: Pick n Pay's formula for success
In the Zone with MWEB Entrepreneur: Pick n Pay's formula for successArticle

Pick n Pay, as well as the legendary Ackerman family, are household names in South Africa, and for many people, synonymous with groceries and shopping.

16 Aug 2013

Pick n Pay stores at BP garages
Pick n Pay stores at BP garagesArticle

Petrol supplier, BP is to embark on a huge expansion of its forecourt retail offering in South Africa‚ as it partners with Pick 'n Pay to build 120 convenience stores at fuel stations over the next five years.

Sikonathi Mantshantsha 25 Apr 2013

[2013 trends] Out-of-the-box branding
[2013 trends] Out-of-the-box brandingArticle

No, the concepts of "tribalism", "gamification" and "engagement" aren't a promo for the latest computer game, but are in fact the trends that will characterise the way companies and consumers interact in 2013. The branding industry is constantly developing and. while the following trends are evolutions rather than dynamic, short-term changes, we believe there are 10 areas that will define the brandscape over the next year.

HKLM Exco Team 31 Jan 2013

Research on forecourts indicates consumers want good deals
Research on forecourts indicates consumers want good dealsArticle

A recent presentation presented by BMi Research on forecourt retailing indicates that promotional offerings such as bundled products, complimentary beverage and pie/snack/confectionery deals and special offers were progressively prominent and that the trend was expected to continue.

12 Dec 2012

Most popular forecourt retailerArticle

The Times and Sowetan 2009 Retail Awards, conducted by TNS Research Surveys, has determined the most popular forecourt retailer. Engen Quick Shop was first with BP Express second with only 1% between the votes, again proved that the retail environment is highly competitive with small differences in ratings.

16 Oct 2009

Gauteng names top forecourt retailer
Gauteng names top forecourt retailerArticle

BP Express is Gauteng's most popular forecourt retailer according to the recent Ipsos Markinor Retail Survey commissioned by The Times and Sowetan newspapers.

7 Nov 2008

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