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The CGCSA annual summit offers a non-competitive platform for leaders in the industry to engage in the changing environment the sector operates in. Through facilitation, presentations from thought leaders on good practice, emerging African and international trends industry is engaged to better their business operations.
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Attend the DHL eCommerce MoneyAfrica Conference & Exhibition to obtain key insights and strategic takeaways from thought leaders who are driving innovation through disruptive content focused on technology.
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The Fairtrade Label, an internationally recognised label, certifying products meeting Fairtrade standards of sustainable production and social development.
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POPAI (Point of Purchase Advertising International) is the only global, not for profit, trade association exclusively dedicated to the retail marketing industry.
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Listeriosis outbreak haunts Tiger Brands
23/11/2018 - 10:06
The Listeriosis outbreak in South Africa came back to haunt Tiger Brands, with the group reporting a 26 percent decline in headline earnings per share (Heps) to 1 587 cents a share during the year to end September, while revenue fell 9 percent to R15.87.
Black Friday spikes turnover for SMEs
22/11/2018 - 10:50
Even though it is tempting to relegate Black Friday as just another marketing gimmick, the reality is that it signifies the start of a month-long consumer spending frenzy that significantly boosts retail revenues.
#WomensMonth: How do women fare in the South African retail market?
15/08/2018 - 09:06
While we focus on women in South Africa during the month of August and honour our constitution for declaring the 9th of August a public holiday; retailers continue to look closely at the overall economic status of women. How liquid is the average women consumer? What does she buy? Does she have the buying power in a household and what does that household look like?
Supply chain risk management for resilience in grocery manufacturing
25/07/2018 - 16:11
Competitive. That is the one word that certainly describes the modern business environment best and a factor that drives many firms to expand their operations globally for cost-effectiveness.
Designing a resilient grocery supply chain
22/06/2018 - 11:01
Supply chains are wonderful systems. Meticulously planned and managed to efficiently and effectively facilitate the flow of goods, services, information and cash between entities when, out of nowhere, supply chain risks and disruptions stick their heads out and muddle up the system.
FMCG suppliers neglecting the importance of the last 50 yards in the shopper journey
01/05/2018 - 12:02
Too many FMCG suppliers still fail to understand the difference between the consumer and the target shopper, neglect the importance of the last 50 yards in the shopper journey and, as a result, are missing out on shopper conversion opportunities at the point of purchase.
Cocoa industry under attack for failing to act on child labour
20/04/2018 - 08:31
The cocoa industry is nowhere close to meeting its commitments to reducing child labour and environmental degradation and, in the top growers, the number of children working to produce the chocolate ingredient is actually increasing, according to a report.
Oreos to be made exclusively from sustainable cocoa
18/04/2018 - 14:31
Mondelēz has committed to using only sustainable cocoa in the production of its Oreo biscuits from the end of March onwards.
Tiger Brands’ shares fall after it warns of declining revenue
21/02/2018 - 11:06
Fast moving consumer goods group says meaningful recovery depends on an improvement in the consumer environment.
Illovo appoints Boomtown for research project
21/02/2018 - 09:57
Africa’s biggest sugar producer, Illovo, has appointed Boomtown for a consumer research project.