for delivering fashion and style in a sophisticated shopping environment. This process is almost
complete but will inevitably require periodical updating and alignment with market needs and trends. Smartwear continues to be in demand and growth in this area is again being targeted.
IKEA tests new retails format - UK
25/06/2015 - 13:16
London - IKEA Group plans to trial a new small-format store in Britain as it seeks to extend its reach across the country, the world's largest furniture retailer said on Wednesday (24 June).
Patel gives go-ahead for probe of fairness in retail sector
14/05/2015 - 10:12
The Competition Commission is taking aim at the retail sector to see if it enjoys sufficient competition after the authorisation by Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel of a market inquiry.
Namibia Retail Sector Charter to go ahead - Namibia
13/05/2015 - 11:10
Plans to implement the Namibia Retail Sector Charter (NRCS) by the Namibia Trade Forum (NTF) are on schedule despite poor attendance of meetings by stakeholders in the clothing/Apparel sector.
No growth boost from retail sales
19/03/2015 - 11:34
Retail sales increased last month but at a slower pace than over the past three months, indicating that spending by consumers is modest and not significantly supportive of economic growth.
Data-heavy week includes SA balance of payments
16/03/2015 - 14:12
This will be a data-heavy week, with the latest current account, inflation, and retail sales figures all due to be released.