Craig Schwabe

Craig Schwabe

Director at AfricaScope
Location:Pretoria, South Africa
Skype:craig.schwabe

Profile

Craig Schwabe is a geospatial specialist at Africascope, and focuses on the use of accessibility methods in the optimizing of government services and retail outlets. Over more than 12 years he has assisted companies in the motor industry as well as the financial and retail sectors with optimizing their retail networks. He has been an advisor to the South African government on the optimizing of government services and co-authored the Guidelines for improving geographic access to government service points.
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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

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Daily movement of retail customers in SA to remain in flux

In the short term, this 'new normal' will remain but it is highly likely that equilibrium will return, and people will in greater numbers move back to their workplaces...

Craig SchwabeBy Craig Schwabe 30 Jun 2021

Restaurants and fast food outlets need a mindset change post Covid-19
Restaurants and fast food outlets need a mindset change post Covid-19

At the end of May this year, when South Africa was in Level 3 lockdown, I wrote an article about the need for customers to feel safe when going to restaurants and fast food outlets...

Craig SchwabeBy Craig Schwabe 8 Oct 2020

Social compact needed to restore SA's restaurant, fast food industries
Social compact needed to restore SA's restaurant, fast food industries

The old saying used to be - "get bums in seats" but with regulations, sensitivity of customers to infection and concerns for employee safety, this is not part of the "new normal"...

Craig SchwabeBy Craig Schwabe 3 Sep 2020

Why smaller fast food outlets are part of SA's future
Why smaller fast food outlets are part of SA's future

An analysis of the South African fast food industry in 2019 showed that there was opportunity for the continued expansion of fast food outlets but that the market was beginning to saturate...

Craig SchwabeBy Craig Schwabe 3 Jul 2020

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