Retailers need to learn about elastic availability, which means having a supply chain that can quickly fulfil demand for a product that’s unavailable in the store.
Faced with declining fixed voice revenues, the company will shed thousands of jobs as it reduces its wage bill.
The retail space in SA is saturated and online sales are becoming more prominent in the electronics space, say analysts.
The company offers counselling services to over 1 400 employees who will be retrenched.
The Taiwanese company tightens up its local operations with the aim of toppling one of the top three leading PC manufacturers in SA.
It seems South African Web sites did not anticipate the amount of traffic their online stores would get today and have subsequently crashed.
It has partnered with the Mass Mart retailer to carry the entire ROG (Republic of Gamers) range of notebooks.
Pick n Pay and Mr Price's online sales grew strongly over the past year, in a market that analysts say is growing at over 20% each year.
A number of local consumer electronics stores offer customers an easy way to responsibly dispose of their e-waste.
The technology retailer now offers DSTV sales and support and Samsung repairs in-store.
The company strikes a deal with DionWired to give tablet and smartphone customers same-day repair service.
DionWired introduces a service for consumers to hand in their old devices for credit at any of its stores.