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Allan Dickson, redPanda Software
Retailers must get to grips with SA's unique and evolving credit marketArticle

As furniture and fashion retailers continue their recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic, credit will play an increasingly important role, says redPanda Software's Allan Dickson...

Allan Dickson 11 May 2021

How EMV 3-D Secure protocol adoption will benefit the entire e-commerce ecosystem
How EMV 3-D Secure protocol adoption will benefit the entire e-commerce ecosystemArticle

Authentication specialist, Entersekt believes that for the e-commerce landscape to benefit from the new EMV 3-D Secure protocol, a collaborative effort between merchants, banks and card networks is required...

5 May 2021

Free eCommerce Virtual Summit kicks off in May
Free eCommerce Virtual Summit kicks off in MayArticle

The annual PayFast eCommerce Virtual Summit, hosted by The Insaka eCommerce Academy, is set to take place from 17 to 20 May 2021...

5 May 2021

#StartupStory: BlueAvo to tackle inequality in the media industry
#StartupStory: BlueAvo to tackle inequality in the media industryArticle

South African startup BlueAvo has been shortlisted for the Royal Academy of Engineering (UK) Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation...

Evan-Lee Courie 12 Apr 2021

Several steps to powerful efficiency wins with hyper-automation
Several steps to powerful efficiency wins with hyper-automationArticle

Those who can take this next step into technology-driven efficiency will be best placed to succeed in what is clearly a highly competitive global business environment...

Collin Govender 30 Mar 2021

What Domains.co.za's Site Builder can do for your small business
What Domains.co.za's Site Builder can do for your small businessArticle

Does your small business have a website? If not, 2021 could be a great year to consider getting your business online. Statistics show that a large majority of consumers research companies and their competitors before engaging with a few. Not having a website means you are not even in the running.

Issued by Domains.co.za 29 Mar 2021

PayFast records 412% growth in QR code payments
PayFast records 412% growth in QR code paymentsArticle

One year since the country entered level five of the nationwide Covid-19 lockdown on 26 March, digital payments have become the norm for convenient and safe transactions...

17 Mar 2021

Ukheshe Technologies develops SA's first WhatsApp payment gateway
Ukheshe Technologies develops SA's first WhatsApp payment gatewayArticle

In addition to being South Africa's first digital wallet platform, the solution is also the first WhatsApp channel to enable payments using QR...

16 Mar 2021

#EcommerceDay2021: Are retailers scoring an own goal in online shopping?
#EcommerceDay2021: Are retailers scoring an own goal in online shopping?Article

According to Amanda Reekie, we need to ask what can be done to make online a bigger part of the retail mix, not least because there are still a number of faux pas that brands are making...

Amanda Reekie, Issued by imagineNATION Alliance 8 Mar 2021

Mr Yum adds QR code mobile table-ordering for SA restaurants
Mr Yum adds QR code mobile table-ordering for SA restaurantsArticle

Mobile menus are revolutionising the way diners order & pay at SA restaurants thanks to Mr Yum.

7 Dec 2020

Black Friday delivers big increase in online transaction volumes
Black Friday delivers big increase in online transaction volumesArticle

The number of new shoppers introduced to e-commerce over lockdown boosted Black Friday weekend total online transaction volumes by 50%, compared to 2019...

30 Nov 2020

Finalists in top startup competition grow their businesses with Snapplify Cloud Services
Finalists in top startup competition grow their businesses with Snapplify Cloud ServicesArticle

Three South African edtech companies have been named regional finalists in the Global EdTech Startup Awards (GESAwards) - the world's largest edtech startup competition, led by a group of leading education innovation organisations...

Issued by Snapplify 24 Nov 2020

6 ways to safeguard yourself this Black Friday, Cyber Monday
6 ways to safeguard yourself this Black Friday, Cyber MondayArticle

Black Friday is fast-approaching, and as you start planning your shopping sprees on online stores, it is imperative to ensure your personal data is secure...

Nithen Naidoo 17 Nov 2020

A shift in strategy on the cards for Black Friday 2020
A shift in strategy on the cards for Black Friday 2020Article

The dash deadline is looming with the 'on-your-marks-get-set-shop' the rallying cry from past years sending both online and offline sales into orbit around the likes of Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Singles' Day...

Michael Smollan 12 Nov 2020

Meet the new editor of TrueLove magazine!
Meet the new editor of TrueLove magazine!Article

Media24 Lifestyle is thrilled to kick off the new year with media maven Makhosazana 'Khosi' Zwane-Siguqa at the helm of TrueLove...

Issued by Media24 Lifestyle 11 Nov 2020

Local e-commerce community shares preferred service providers
Local e-commerce community shares preferred service providersArticle

The Insaka eCommerce Playbook offers insights into how South African e-commerce companies set up and run their businesses, and lists the software and service providers they prefer...

9 Nov 2020

PayFast reveals first Ecommerce Performance Index
PayFast reveals first Ecommerce Performance IndexArticle

To better understand the boom in the e-commerce market, online payment gateway PayFast has launched its first Ecommerce Performance Index - the PEP Index...

3 Nov 2020

Online check-in launched at City Lodge Hotel Group
Online check-in launched at City Lodge Hotel GroupArticle

As the hospitality industry opens up and more people travel, technology is playing an important role in helping keep everyone safe. City Lodge Hotel Group now offers guests contactless online check-in...

Issued by City Lodge Hotel 22 Oct 2020

Standard Bank, Mastercard and Google collaborate to help SMEs
Standard Bank, Mastercard and Google collaborate to help SMEsArticle

Standard Bank, Mastercard and Google announced a collaboration to help SMEs move their businesses online, accept digital payments and attract more customers...

22 Oct 2020

Local ICT skills in high demand despite economic downturn
Local ICT skills in high demand despite economic downturnArticle

Cape Town is home to almost 60% of South African tech startups. This is according to data released by Invest Cape Town...

12 Oct 2020

Fulfill SA's growing e-commerce appetite with a seamless online experience
Fulfill SA's growing e-commerce appetite with a seamless online experienceArticle

As Black Friday looms, rethinking and filling 'holes' in existing e-commerce platforms will be critical...

Gareth Hawkey 12 Oct 2020

E-commerce should buoy SA's Black Friday 2020 sales
E-commerce should buoy SA's Black Friday 2020 salesArticle

While not expected to show the same growth as previous years, retail mega-event Black Friday could still help local retailers struggling to make up lost lockdown revenue...

30 Sep 2020

Lockdown-inspired digital innovations are here to stay
Lockdown-inspired digital innovations are here to stayArticle

The impact of the Covid-19 has been hard felt by businesses in the service industry. Local movements have been used to demonstrate the effect the nationwide lockdown has had on the various industries...

26 Aug 2020

Media24 partners with eComplete to put your business on the map for e-commerce!
Media24 partners with eComplete to put your business on the map for e-commerce!Article

Five businesses in desperate need of e-commerce infrastructure, stand a chance to win an online set-up to the value of R250,000...

Issued by Media24 Lifestyle 11 Aug 2020

Encouraging consumer trust as online retail hots up
Encouraging consumer trust as online retail hots upArticle

"E-commerce's rise, especially now, reinforces the point that consumer trust and legitimacy of online retailers are paramount, especially in an era of heightened risk and uncertainty," says Bidorbuy CEO Craig Lubbe...

8 Jul 2020

Warrick Kernes, founder of Insaka eCommerce Academy
Selling online? Don't take your foot off the pedalArticle

Constrained from operating as normal due to lockdown and safety restrictions, many businesses have made a long-overdue entry into the online sales space...

3 Jul 2020

5 reasons to choose WordPress for your e-commerce store
5 reasons to choose WordPress for your e-commerce storeArticle

If you haven't already, now is the time to move your business operations either partially or entirely online. Not sure where to start? The platform you use to manage your e-commerce store will play a pivotal role in its success...

Issued by xneelo 1 Jul 2020

Gen Z driving e-commerce growth in SA - PayFast
Gen Z driving e-commerce growth in SA - PayFastArticle

Stats released by online payment gateway PayFast show that Generation Z, aged 18 to 24, is paving the way for innovation in the e-commerce space, with Baby Boomers aged 55 to 64, not far behind...

23 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: YES helps SA's youth catch their first break
#YouthMonth: YES helps SA's youth catch their first breakArticle

Since inception, YES has generated over R1.4bn in youth salaries across 35,000 jobs...

Sindy Peters 18 Jun 2020

6DOT50 launches Digital Rands to pay for essential goods
6DOT50 launches Digital Rands to pay for essential goodsArticle

6DOT50 is stepping in with a new way to pay for essential goods, as Covid-19 takes its toll on the South African economy...

Evan-Lee Courie 26 May 2020

Covid-19 a shot in the arm for e-commerce
Covid-19 a shot in the arm for e-commerceArticle

Online retail may account for under 2% of total retail sales in South Africa, but the Covid-19 pandemic is encouraging consumers to switch to digital shopping and payment alternatives...

Lauren Hartzenberg 25 May 2020

PayFast reports significant spike in business account registrations
PayFast reports significant spike in business account registrationsArticle

PayFast has seen a 226% year-on-year increase in new business account registrations in the food industry since Covid-19 restrictions were put in place...

29 Apr 2020

Rebuilding value in the arts during Covid-19
Rebuilding value in the arts during Covid-19Article

In the weeks since lockdown, there has been a marked proliferation of artistic content online. Much of the content, for better or worse, is free and uncurated. The rush reflects the persistence of vitality, an urgency to be productive and to maintain relevance in the flood of content available. We need to reassess where we place value in the arts, and how we acknowledge this value...

Rucera Seethal 15 Apr 2020

New app trends that will help businesses succeed in 2020
New app trends that will help businesses succeed in 2020Article

Mobile apps are reshaping all industries and business leaders need to quickly adopt the latest mobile app trends in order to succeed in 2020...

Nick Durrant, Issued by Bluegrass Digital 14 Jan 2020

Payment platform revenue to climb to $158bn by 2024
Payment platform revenue to climb to $158bn by 2024Article

Juniper Research expects revenue from payment platforms to increase by 50% between 2019 and 2024...

29 Oct 2019

Tips for building a reliable e-commerce store
Tips for building a reliable e-commerce storeArticle

It's essential that you select the correct building blocks when developing an online store to give it maximum visibility and seamless performance...

7 Oct 2019

New waste recycling app to bridge the truck owner, customer gap
New waste recycling app to bridge the truck owner, customer gapArticle

Wrapp, a new waste recycling solution working off the grid from a used ship container, is connecting independent truck owners and the customers who need waste removed via an easy-to-use mobile app...

11 Sep 2019

Grindstone Accelerator programme cohorts show positive growth
Grindstone Accelerator programme cohorts show positive growthArticle

Knife Capital recently announced the growth metrics of its fourth Grindstone Accelerator programme...

2 Sep 2019

Safeguard your network from attacks
Safeguard your network from attacksArticle

Ongoing vigilance, maintenance of systems and a holistic approach to security remains vital for critical infrastructure entities

30 Jul 2019

#StartupStory: Thuli Hlongwane shifts from corporate IT to beauty
#StartupStory: Thuli Hlongwane shifts from corporate IT to beautyArticle

For years, Thuli Hlongwane was a versatile and highly experienced IT management professional with an impressive background in the IT industry....

Evan-Lee Courie 24 Jun 2019

TPConnects launches IATA NDC-based SaaS software for global travel agents
TPConnects launches IATA NDC-based SaaS software for global travel agentsArticle

TPConnects SaaS-based solution addresses the current problem of 99% of the travel agents lacking their own digital assets...

30 Apr 2019

#SeamlessSA: 6 steps to starting an e-commerce store in South Africa
#SeamlessSA: 6 steps to starting an e-commerce store in South AfricaArticle

Starting an e-commerce store in South Africa can be a tricky minefield. Luckily, Insaka E-Commerce Academy CEO Warrick Kernes let us in on his six top steps to starting an online business...

Maroefah Smith 22 Mar 2019

Keeping on trend in digital retail
Keeping on trend in digital retailArticle

As we approach the third month of 2019, some interesting trends are being predicted and already seen, in the retail and online market segment. Considering that December was a tough one for SA retailers...

27 Feb 2019

Mobile payments boost Nigerian economy
Mobile payments boost Nigerian economyArticle

Mobile penetration has significantly increased across Africa, with Nigeria remaining the largest mobile market of about 162-million subscribers and a penetration rate of 84%...

17 Jan 2019

Slava Bowman via
Trends developing in Africa travelArticle

Tourism is an organic industry, growing and changing as the needs and wants of travellers shift, and service providers adapt their offerings to meet these requirements...

Kerry Hayes 8 Jan 2019

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