Retail Technology

Margot Swiss implements IQ Retail to streamline, simplify business processes

Margot Swiss, a supplier of catering-related products in the Western Cape, opted for IQ Retail when it came time to choose a retail management solution to support its business.

12 Sep

SA-based Zimbabweans get digital coins to send money

A new mobile solution allows people living in SA to buy products and pay bills in Zimbabwe using digital coins.


Shifting to bots in challenging retail environment

Any IT investment should be flexible enough to adapt to dynamic market conditions and the shifting needs of customers, says Wynand Smit, CEO of INOVO.


Spree, Superbalist merger to create online retail giant

The marriage between online fashion brands and has forged ahead successfully.

6 Sep

Yoco lands R230m in second round of institutional funding

In total, the local point-of-sale payments provider has harvested investments worth R322 million from two rounds of funding.


Is AI really changing retail?

The possibilities of artificial intelligence are exciting, but SA's retail sector is not quite ready for it, says Sugan Ganasen, head of sales at Infoprotect.


Reinventing customer experience with support from Dimension Data

Dimension Data helps multinational financial services group reduce queues and wait times at its retail branches.


Self-checkout: win-win for all

Self-checkout gives retailers the opportunity to upskill and redeploy their employees from front-end duties to services elsewhere in the store, says Bytes Managed Solutions.

Aug 24, 2018

OneCart expands to Cape Town, eyes Durban next

Called the 'Uber for groceries', OneCart has recorded 80% to 100% growth month-on-month since November 2017.

Aug 24, 2018

Video: Self-checkout is here

Self-checkout converges the physical and digital to re-imagine the retail experience.

Aug 23, 2018

Deloitte wants retailers to smarten up

The firm's new smart tech aim to improve each of the retail touch points: consumer, store, workforce, supplier and supply chain management.