Retail Technology

Only 4% of South Africans are regular online shoppers

The Online Retail in South Africa 2019 study shows that while online retail is growing in SA, it is still only a small part of total retail revenue.

26 Oct

App gives Momentum clients digital rewards

Momentum's Multiply Money app brings health and fitness, safety and finances into one platform, rewarding users for making positive choices.


Virgin Money updates payment app with blockchain

The company takes a leaf from the Reserve Bank's distributed ledger technology to upgrade its P2P payment app.

Oct 19, 2018

SA set to get more Bitcoin ATMs, POS systems

Virtual Crypto is pushing its Bitcoin ATMs and point-of-sale systems in SA through distribution deals with local firms.

Oct 18, 2018

Local insurtech firm Click2Sure secures Greenlight funding

The digital insurance platform receives an undisclosed amount of funding to channel into its global business development operations.

Oct 18, 2018

LoyaltyPlus disrupts in era of centralised virtual currency

Linking the loyalty programme to the cloud is fast gaining popularity in today's e-commerce and online retail dominated environment, the company says.

Oct 17, 2018

Pick n Pay reports online gains amid social grant pain

The company's online distribution centres see growth of 25% but it says social grant payments are costing retailers a fortune.

Oct 11, 2018

Crossfin snaps up Crossgate majority stake

The fintech holding company acquires a majority stake in payments enablement firm Crossgate.

Oct 11, 2018

Esker strengthens solution with PunchOut

Users can "punch out" from their procurement app to select online catalogues without leaving Esker's Purchase-to-Pay solution. [Local rep: SPI]

Oct 10, 2018

Newland celebrates partnerships with Marbella Event 2018

Newland EMEA's partner event experience brought together over 100 members of its partner community, providing two days of inspiration, networking, news and best practice sharing.

Oct 8, 2018

Sharing the magic of cost transparency

The Foschini Group turned to Magic Orange to assist it with consulting services and the implementation of its chosen solution.