Retail Technology
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Economics lesson sparks idea for SA fashion brands online store

NOWNOW eyes expansion into other fashion hubs, as it charts its journey to becoming the biggest African online marketplace for fashion designers and brands.

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Loyalty underpins e-commerce in 2020 as world goes digital

Retail professionals agree: 2020 will mark a significant year of development, with loyalty at the core of digital commerce.

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The future of commerce… and it’s not made from bricks or mortar.

The secret to succeeding in business, even in uncertain times and a turbulent global economy, lies in moving your shop online, says Web Guru.


Standard Bank buys 40% stake in Payment24

The acquisition will allow the big four bank to provide its fleet management solutions customers with a digital platform to facilitate fuel purchases.


Helping retailers comply to government directives while keeping customers calm and informed in unprecedented times

Compact printers like OKI’s C800 Series have been optimised for busy stores where space is often at a premium.


Coronavirus to drive permanent uptick in SA’s online shopping

As coronavirus-triggered shifts in retail behaviour drive unique shoppers to e-commerce sites, this is forecast to lead to a lasting increase in online shopping uptake.


Massive surge in fintech app usage due to COVID-19

As the world grapples with a looming recession, fintech players are expected to be the big winners, as they see a rise in demand for their services.


From begging on streets, entrepreneur launches e-marketplace

Tankiso Motaung’s Red Puppy platform wants a slice of SA’s estimated R10 billion online shopping sector and to take on the likes of Takealot.


Why RFID is a ‘must-have’ technology, regardless of sector

The benefits of RFID technology are far-reaching, pertinent to many industries and for a variety of applications, says Marc van der Poll, network architect at Datacentrix.


Digital payments soar amid COVID-19 fears

Demand for online and contactless payments surges in SA, as more people get stranded in their homes, amid the COVID-19 pandemic.


Digital economy companies take a punch as COVID-19 spreads

Analysts weigh in on the impact of coronavirus on digital economy firms, stressing the need for aggressive awareness and communication to sustain the businesses.


Benefits of an on-premises POS system

The various features of point of sale systems makes them an integral part of any retail facility.