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Retail in 2022: 4 trends to watch
Retail in 2022: 4 trends to watch

Over the last two years, the retail landscape has changed immeasurably. Behaviours and technologies that seemed like they were a decade away from coming to fruition are now normal...

Greg GathererBy Greg Gatherer 2 days ago

The metaverse - to boldly go where no retailers have gone before
The metaverse - to boldly go where no retailers have gone before

Multi-channel, or clicks-and-mortar shopping, has been with us for years. However, with their movement restricted by Covid lockdowns, consumer adoption of digital shopping advanced at an unexpected pace...

Ryan McFadyenBy Ryan McFadyen 2 days ago

South Africans predicted to spend R252bn this festive season
South Africans predicted to spend R252bn this festive season

South Africans are forecasted to each spend an average of R6,326 over and above their usual monthly expenses during the festive season, according to Wonga's annual Summer Spending survey...

2 days ago

Women are shaking up the e-commerce industry in South Africa
Women are shaking up the e-commerce industry in South Africa

The Heavy Chef E-commerce Entrepreneur Education Report reveals that the growth of e-commerce in South Africa has been accelerated by five years since the Covid-19 pandemic began. Interestingly, it is women leading the charge...

Issued by xneelo 3 days ago

River Club was not on Amazon's shortlist - court papers
River Club was not on Amazon's shortlist - court papers

Papers before the Western Cape High Court have cast doubt on claims that thousands of jobs will be lost if the controversial R4.5bn property...

By Steve Kretzmann 3 days ago

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South African e-commerce hit its stride this Black Friday

A stable technical performance along with a more than 30% increase in first-time online shoppers and strong growth in both transaction volume and value, all point to a maturing e-commerce market, says DPO South Africa...

1 Dec 2021

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'Tis the season for online shopping

Hoping to find the perfect gift, much of this year's discovery by consumers will be done online...

By Greg Bailie 1 Dec 2021

E-commerce landscape in SA - Insights and trends for marketers?
E-commerce landscape in SA - Insights and trends for marketers?

There is no doubt that Covid-19 resulted in the acceleration of digital technology across sectors both in SA and abroad...

Issued by Amasa 1 Dec 2021

'Buy now pay later' sees increased uptake online over Black Friday weekend
'Buy now pay later' sees increased uptake online over Black Friday weekend

Buy now pay later (BNPL) online sales this Black Friday and Cyber Monday are triple those recorded in 2021, driven overwhelmingly by SA's female shoppers, according to SA fintech Payflex...

1 Dec 2021

The best advice for South African entrepreneurs - from other entrepreneurs
The best advice for South African entrepreneurs - from other entrepreneurs

When starting a new business, it helps to learn from other entrepreneurs who've been there. In fact, 72% of e-commerce entrepreneurs say that other entrepreneurs have had the biggest impact on their business...

Issued by Xneelo 30 Nov 2021

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PayU data reveals shifting online shopping patterns this Black Friday

Everything from the late-night shopping frenzy, to payment methods and basket size has changed when it comes to Black Friday...

29 Nov 2021

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Black Friday spend in SA - the numbers so far

Black Friday transactions tallied so far point to improved performance from last year...

29 Nov 2021

All dressed up with somewhere to go
All dressed up with somewhere to go

This summer, Ackermans has you covered when it comes to fashion essentials and feminine dresses...

Issued by Ackermans 29 Nov 2021




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