Retail Technology

Retailers must become data businesses

Smart retailers will use tech innovations to change up the status quo, says Nicolas Diacono, a technological trends expert at Echangeuar.


Tech helps local brands regain consumer trust

For DQ&A commercial director, Roan Mackintosh, modern marketing is all about rebuilding trust between brands and their customers.


Amazon Marketplace offers analytics tool for sellers

Egrow, the new data analytics tool, helps e-commerce sellers track ordered products and manage their sales data.


The future of artificial intelligence in surveillance

Some people expect artificial intelligence to eventually become a game-changer in surveillance solutions and it’s easy to understand why, says Duxbury Networking.

12 Jul

Rectron, Cradlepoint ink distribution deal

The deal will see Rectron providing Cradlepoint's LTE and 5G-ready wireless technologies across southern Africa.


Superbalist expects R1bn private-label sales in three years

The Naspers online fashion retailer hopes to generate more than R1 billion in earnings through its in-house labels in the next three years.

5 Jul

PayU makes Southeast Asia foray with acquisition

The Naspers company takes a majority stake in Red Dot Payment, an online payment solutions provider in the region.


OneCart refreshes Web site, mobile app

OneCart 2.0 is based on customer feedback and lessons learned by the “Uber for groceries”.


Argility celebrates milestone

The company has provided Shoprite Furniture with bespoke software solutions – from in-store POS to back-office systems – for 21 years.


Crossfin inks BEE deal with Isaac Mophatlane-led consortium

The African fintech firm plans to take advantage of the huge potential in emerging markets, following its deal with Isaac Mophatlane’s empowerment consortium.

Jun 21, 2019

Visa in digital payments push in Africa

The company sets sights on moving the continent from cash to electronic transactions.