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How the rise of online shopping could shake up retail employmentArticle

Motorcycle drivers delivering goods have become ubiquitous on SA's roads. But are these drivers part of the wholesale and retail sector, or are they part of the road freight and logistics industry?

11 May 2021

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

#EcommerceDay2021: Paving the way for growth beyond Covid-19
#EcommerceDay2021: Paving the way for growth beyond Covid-19Article

Digitalmall.com's Yaron Assabi weighs in on the encouraging growth of e-commerce in SA and what's needed to take it to the next level...

Lauren Hartzenberg 10 Mar 2021

#EcommerceDay2021: Golden intersection of e-commerce and commercial real estate
#EcommerceDay2021: Golden intersection of e-commerce and commercial real estateArticle

Inospace CEO Rael Levitt unpacks why distribution centres and warehouses are set to become "the new 'hot' property class"...

Rael Levitt 9 Mar 2021

#BizTrends2021: Dion Chang: How do we prepare for a better normal?
#BizTrends2021: Dion Chang: How do we prepare for a better normal?Article

Dion Chang, one of South Africa's most respected trend analysts, kicked off BizTrends2021 - Towards New North and New Narratives...

Evan-Lee Courie 28 Jan 2021

#BizTrends2021: The evolving e-tail landscape
#BizTrends2021: The evolving e-tail landscapeArticle

The Covid-19 pandemic presented the industry with myriad challenges, but it also gave rise to opportunities - for those willing to dip their toes into digital innovations, says Procter & Gamble's Vilo Trska...

Vilo Trska 5 Jan 2021

Pick n Pay buys SA delivery startup Bottles
Pick n Pay buys SA delivery startup BottlesArticle

Pick n Pay has concluded an agreement to purchase on-demand delivery startup Bottles. The acquisition is expected to be completed by November this year...

20 Oct 2020

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Lockdown delivers growth for OneDayOnlyArticle

OneDayOnly.co.za has recorded 40% growth over the last four months, as consumers' shifted to online retail channels...

26 Jun 2020

How NetFlorist pivoted to essential goods in 36 hours
How NetFlorist pivoted to essential goods in 36 hoursArticle

Ryan Bacher, co-founder and MD of NetFlorist, says he's never worked harder than he has during the last two months...

Lauren Hartzenberg 3 Jun 2020

E-commerce startup Yebo Fresh easing access to food supplies in townships
E-commerce startup Yebo Fresh easing access to food supplies in townshipsArticle

Grocery delivery startup Yebo Fresh is helping township residents access vital food supplies safely during the Covid-19 pandemic and lockdown...

3 Jun 2020

DHL confirms strategic investment in UK-based Link Commerce
DHL confirms strategic investment in UK-based Link CommerceArticle

DHL Express has acquired a minority stake in Link Commerce, the UK-based e-commerce firm that helped the logistics company develop its DHL Africa eShop platform...

28 May 2020

Apollo Brands revamps Under Armour retail offering during lockdown
Apollo Brands revamps Under Armour retail offering during lockdownArticle

New retail services include virtual store walk-throughs and a corporate service that involves bringing a mobile Under Armour store to your office...

26 May 2020

Satisfying demand during the Covid-19 crisis - guidelines for SA's e-tailers
Satisfying demand during the Covid-19 crisis - guidelines for SA's e-tailersArticle

The new e-commerce regulation is expected to lead to a drastic increase in online shopping amongst South Africans...

Dr Nicole Cunningham 18 May 2020

SA govt allows the sale of (almost) all goods online
SA govt allows the sale of (almost) all goods onlineArticle

According to new regulations, online retailers in South Africa may sell any product, with the exception of cigarettes and alcoholic beverages...

14 May 2020

E-commerce up the Covid creek without a paddle
E-commerce up the Covid creek without a paddleArticle

Covid-19 and the national lockdown has left SA's online retailers up the proverbial creek with only a miniature essential services paddle, says OneDayOnly's Laurian Venter...

Laurian Venter 13 May 2020

Game now delivering groceries through Uber Eats
Game now delivering groceries through Uber EatsArticle

Game Stores has partnered with Uber Eats to allow customers to order groceries and other essential products from Game through the popular app...

12 May 2020

Mr D Food-MediRite partnership delivers medicine to your door
Mr D Food-MediRite partnership delivers medicine to your doorArticle

Mr D Food has teamed up with Checkers to deliver prescriptions and medication to MediRite pharmacy customers...

9 Apr 2020

Pick n Pay partners with startup for same-day grocery deliveries
Pick n Pay partners with startup for same-day grocery deliveriesArticle

A new collaboration between Pick n Pay and on-demand alcohol delivery app Bottles will allow customers to top up on essentials from over 70 Pick n Pay stores, for delivery on the same day...

8 Apr 2020

NetFlorist delivers grocery essentials during lockdown
NetFlorist delivers grocery essentials during lockdownArticle

NetFlorist has extended its essential goods offering to include pantry staples, available for delivery in Johannesburg and Pretoria from this week.

8 Apr 2020

SA startup Quench expands into grocery deliveries
SA startup Quench expands into grocery deliveriesArticle

On-demand drinks delivery business Quench has expanded its service to include groceries...

31 Mar 2020

SA drinks startup Quench announces service expansion and new driver app
SA drinks startup Quench announces service expansion and new driver appArticle

Quench Delivery has announced a host of new developments this year, including an app relaunch, the introduction of a separate driver app, and the expansion of its service...

27 Feb 2020

Pargo grows customer base as click and collect gathers steam
Pargo grows customer base as click and collect gathers steamArticle

Click and collect adoption is growing in South Africa. More than 70% of South African online shoppers tried click and collect at least once as their delivery method in 2019...

25 Feb 2020

Checkers pilots 60-minute grocery delivery service
Checkers pilots 60-minute grocery delivery serviceArticle

In response to customers' growing desire for hyper-convenience, Checkers has introduced an exclusive one-hour grocery delivery service...

25 Nov 2019

Hello Paisa launches Malaicha collection, delivery service app for Zimbabweans
Hello Paisa launches Malaicha collection, delivery service app for ZimbabweansArticle

Zimbabweans living in South Africa may now send goods and groceries back home as Hello Paisa launched its Malaicha.com collection and delivery service app...

30 Jul 2019

Takealot's Pick-up Points a milestone for SA e-commerce
Takealot's Pick-up Points a milestone for SA e-commerceArticle

Pargo CEO and co-founder Lars Veul shares why he thinks Takealot Pick-up Points make so much sense...

Lars Veul 24 May 2019

EPP CEO questions environmental toll of e-commerce
EPP CEO questions environmental toll of e-commerceArticle

Change your shopping habits if you want to lighten your environmental footprint, says Hadley Dean, CEO of JSE-listed EPP...

15 May 2019

Takealot revamps flagship pickup point in Gauteng
Takealot revamps flagship pickup point in GautengArticle

Takealot.com's flagship Pickup Point at the New Road off-ramp in Midrand spans the N1 highway, allowing motorists to easily collect their online orders...

9 May 2019

SA deliveries startup Droppa launches retail gateway
SA deliveries startup Droppa launches retail gatewayArticle

South African on-demand delivery startup Droppa has launched Droppa Retail, a gateway for retail stores, warehouses and distribution centres to make deliveries to their customers...

Tom Jackson 26 Sep 2018

Boost your business with smart delivery
Boost your business with smart deliveryArticle

It can be difficult to carve out a competitive advantage in today's cutthroat business environment. For some companies, investments have been focused on creating digital advantage through measures like apps or fancy websites...

Morné Stoltz 17 Sep 2018

Kenyan e-commerce startup Sokowatch raises $2m seed round
Kenyan e-commerce startup Sokowatch raises $2m seed roundArticle

Kenyan B2B e-commerce startup Sokowatch has closed a $2 million seed round to further expand its customer base across East Africa while also piloting additional value-added services for shops...

Tom Jackson 30 Jul 2018

#MobileCommerce: The rise of mobile shopping and its impact on business
#MobileCommerce: The rise of mobile shopping and its impact on businessArticle

While retailers need to be geared for mobile, it is only a part of the shopping journey in South Africa. Omnichannel is where it is at...

Robyn Cooke 2 Jul 2018

The difficulty of insuring a drone in South Africa
The difficulty of insuring a drone in South AfricaArticle

Your drone probably cost quite a bit of money and you want to insure it. But, insurers are making it impossible for you to do so. Why...?

Jason Snyman 14 May 2018

Five trends likely to lead digital agencies in 2018
Five trends likely to lead digital agencies in 2018Article

As digital agencies and consultancies seek to gain distinction over competitors, five trends will drive the development of digital in 2018...

Bradley Elliott 22 Jan 2018

SA's WumDrop acquired by Makro
SA's WumDrop acquired by MakroArticle

Cash and carry chain store Makro has acquired a majority stake in South African last mile delivery startup WumDrop, in a move that will allow it to speed up delivery of orders...

Tom Jackson 21 Nov 2017

DHL-Mall for Africa partnership gives African products access to global stage
DHL-Mall for Africa partnership gives African products access to global stageArticle

DHL Express and Mall for Africa have extended their partnership to enable African businesses to sell their locally manufactured products to customers in the United States...

6 Oct 2017

New program has Wal-Mart workers making home deliveries
New program has Wal-Mart workers making home deliveriesArticle

Want something from Wal-Mart? Employees may soon bring it right to your doorstep...

5 Jun 2017

Egyptian online grocery startup GoodsMart raises $750k
Egyptian online grocery startup GoodsMart raises $750kArticle

Egyptian online grocery service GoodsMart has raised $750,000 in funding from Algebra Ventures, which will go towards growing its operational capacity...

Tom Jackson 3 May 2017

Adcock opts to snap up Virtual Logistics
Adcock opts to snap up Virtual LogisticsArticle

Adcock Ingram has acquired private group Virtual Logistics, a national and cross-border fine-distribution firm, as it looks to expand its distribution capacity...

Alistair Anderson 4 Apr 2017

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DHL rolls out On Demand Delivery in sub-Saharan AfricaArticle

Developed in response to significant growth in premium cross-border e-commerce volumes, DHL Express has launched its On Demand Delivery service in sub-Saharan Africa...

21 Feb 2017

New township delivery service pilots in Ekurhuleni
New township delivery service pilots in EkurhuleniArticle

A new retail home delivery service for townships, funded by the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA), has launched in Ekhuruleni...

14 Feb 2017

New agency takes Checkers accountArticle

The decade-and-a-half relationship between Checkers and Berry Bush/BBDO Cape Town is now over. "This year, in 2008, we decided that it was time to make sure that we were still receiving the best brand insight available in the industry," says Neil Schreuder, marketing manager for the Shoprite Checkers Group. "After the pitching processes we decided on NINETY9CENTS to handle our full advertising account.”

24 Jul 2008

SA stands tall at US banking conferenceArticle

South African achievements in cell phone banking sector set international benchmark.

23 Nov 2007

The strategic sales organisationArticle

Imagine attempting to do a 1000-piece puzzle without the picture on the box. That is exactly the same as trying to run a successful sales organisation without a strategic vision. It's like running the business without knowing what it is you are trying to achieve.

Peter Finkelstein 14 Jan 2003

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