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Africa emerging as next big retail hotspot - Kearney report
Africa emerging as next big retail hotspot - Kearney report

Africa is poised to move away from traditional retail models and become the fastest-growing, richest, and most sophisticated market in the world, according to Kearney's Global Retail Development Index...

4 Jan 2022

Can the SA fast food market continue to grow beyond Covid-19?
Can the SA fast food market continue to grow beyond Covid-19?

The answer to this question is yes, but not indefinitely, for now. This is especially the case considering the significant problems facing the country - from Covid-19, electricity loadshedding to the poor economic growth.

Craig SchwabeBy Craig Schwabe 20 Dec 2021

Spur Corporation commits to using only cage-free hens by 2025
Spur Corporation commits to using only cage-free hens by 2025

After three years of negotiations with the Coalition of African Animal Welfare Organisation (Caawo), the Spur Corporation has committed to using only cage-free hens eggs in its restaurants by the year 2025...

15 Dec 2021

#BestofBiz 2021: Retail
#BestofBiz 2021: Retail

Discover the most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views on Bizcommunity's Retail site over the past year...

13 Dec 2021

Quick service restaurants leading franchising sector recovery
Quick service restaurants leading franchising sector recovery

FNB data indicates that the franchising sector is showing signs of recovery ahead of the festive season, especially in quick service restaurants...

8 Dec 2021

KFC opens Kentucky Town pop-up with doughnut burgers and branded merch
KFC opens Kentucky Town pop-up with doughnut burgers and branded merch

KFC South Africa has launched its first pop-up store, dubbed Kentucky Town, offering consumers a limited-edition birthday menu, exclusive branded gear and personalised experiences...

30 Nov 2021

#OrchidsandOnions: Nuggets of wisdom win the day
#OrchidsandOnions: Nuggets of wisdom win the day

Thumbs up for Chicken Licken: local humour that also makes a good sales pitch; Nissan's ad that mangles word order is jarring...

Brendan SeeryBy Brendan Seery 23 Nov 2021

Starbucks opens at The Pearls in Umhlanga
Starbucks opens at The Pearls in Umhlanga

Starbucks South Africa has opened a new store at luxury boutique mall, The Pearls in Umhlanga, Durban, promising to be a big hit with local and international visitors to this award-winning tourist spot...

29 Oct 2021

Online retailers need to up their game this Black Friday
Online retailers need to up their game this Black Friday

Retailers looking to capitalise on this year's Black Friday will need to ensure that they keep their customers happy...

25 Oct 2021

#OrchidsandOnions: Butcher's meaty campaign
#OrchidsandOnions: Butcher's meaty campaign

Showing he cares: Capetonian does his bit to boost jab numbers; Wimpy's amusing ad with race-based spice goes down a real treat...

Brendan SeeryBy Brendan Seery 5 Oct 2021

What entrepreneurs must know about franchising in SA
What entrepreneurs must know about franchising in SA

Franchising is considered to be a highly feasible area for potential growth in the South African economic sphere. Here's what what entrepreneurs must know...

By Hugh Melamdowitz 5 Oct 2021

Sale of Burger King South Africa gets the green light
Sale of Burger King South Africa gets the green light

This comes after the deal hit a speedbump earlier this year due to concerns around a lack of BEE shareholding in the acquiring firm...

21 Sep 2021

Source: Spur Corporation
Slow but positive recovery for Spur group

Spur Corporation, which owns restaurant chains Spur, RocoMamas, John Dory's and Panarottis, said that the second half of the 2021 trading year produced improved results...

20 Sep 2021

Burger King targets meat-free market with new menu items
Burger King targets meat-free market with new menu items

In a bid to cater to the growing demand for meat-free food options, Burger King South Africa has introduced a plant-based Whopper, Vegan Royale and Vegan Nuggets to its local menu...

16 Sep 2021






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