What’s Trending?

With the pandemic ebbing and flowing like the tide, and uncertainty still the order of the day, Anthony Sharpe looks at the current key trends in the franchise sector.

Franchising In The Age Of COVID-19

Will franchises remain a safer bet in the economic aftermath of the pandemic? Delia du Toit investigates.

The Rise And Rise Of E-Commerce

From a change in demand driven by the growth of e-commerce, the profile of the industrial property industry is evolving. Lisa Witepski rounds up the trends.

Selling Online

2020 is the year everybody started shopping online. Samantha Barnes reports that shopping trends have changed and retailers need to be smart about online offerings.

Capital Gains

Despite a reputation for conservatism, Tshwane is catching up. Mart-Marié du Toit looks at the evolution of Snor City’s life-work balance.

Customer Fulfilment – The New e-Commerce Standard

Online shopping is taking off in SA. James Francis looks at why the biggest customer service differentiator is in the delivery.

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Buy Local Campaign Taken To The Next Level

With an active online shopping population of over 18 million racking up sales of R37.1 billion in 2017, South Africa’s e-commerce sector is on a massive upward trajectory.

Flux Trends

Technology is revolutionising the way we do things. From eating, to paying for items and transportation, your smart mobile device for starters, has become more valuable than your wallet.