#BizTrends2020: Deepen SA’s Online Retail Growth Trend

Article by Kirsten Dewar   Now for the good news. There’s a huge opportunity for growth in online retail, but the path to profits is through dramatically improving customer experience. Online retail is growing. And will continue its healthy growth. Brick-and-mortar retail is struggling in South Africa, but e-commerce is growing faster than expected. In […]

Fashionomics Africa launches “game-changer for Africa’s fashion entrepreneurs”

Article found on BizCommunity   Fashionomics Africa’s pilot phase of a digital marketplace is set to connect African creators with the world. African Development Bank’s flagship initiative, Fashionomics Africa, launched the digital marketplace to connect African fashion designers, textile and accessories professionals connect with global markets. The launch took place on 25 November at the […]

Private Label now commands R54bn in annual sales in SA

Article found on BizCommunity   Private label has carved out a strong and distinct space in the South African retail landscape, proof of which is the category’s R54 billion in sales in 2019, which represents 9.6% year on year growth, ahead of the 4.4% growth of branded goods, seen within modern trade. The growing importance […]