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.
Boots UK and IBM bring omnichannel functionality into the store
24/06/2016 - 09:02
Boots, the U.K.-based pharmacy and beauty retailer, and IBM announced that Boots has launched Sales Assist, an IBM MobileFirst for iOS app, across its U.K. stores to make it easier for customers to find the products they need.
Immersing the shopping centre industry in valuable retail skills
24/06/2016 - 08:11
The South African Council of Shopping Centres (SACSC) has introduced a ground-breaking new education programme designed to provide centre management teams with a better overall understanding of the retail environment.
Tesco maintains quarterly growth as turnaround momentum
23/06/2016 - 10:18
London - Tesco reported a second straight quarter of UK sales growth, the first time it’s done so in five years as the grocer’s turnaround gains momentum.
Huge grocery retailers show rising confidence in SA’s small businesses
23/06/2016 - 08:34
SMALL, medium and micro-sized enterprises (SMMEs) in the grocery retail sector are reaping the rewards of big investments by dominant players in the industry, such as Massmart and Pick n Pay.
South Africa to cut time to register new businesses, Rob Davies
22/06/2016 - 13:56
Issues impacting retailers, manufacturers under the spotlight at The Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit in Cape Town, 15 to 17 June