TFG earmarks R500m for tech hub innovations
The fashion retail giant allocates a multimillion-rand investment to ramp up its digital strategy, after establishing its TFGLabs tech hub.
TymeBank hits milestones, reaches 4m customer mark
Most of the bank’s new accounts are opened at kiosks, with just under 20% of new accounts now opened online, up from 15% since April.
TFG acquires Flat Circle team to sharpen digital offerings
The retail chain completes the talent acquisition of app development agency Flat Circle, as it works to modernise its omni-channel strategy.
SA retail digitisation fast-tracked by pandemic, riots
A roundtable hosted by Freshworks explored how to future-proof the retail and e-commerce tech stack.
TFG on tech hiring spree to ramp up digital strategy
The retail giant introduces a new division with a mandate to attract the continent’s best tech talent to accelerate its digital strategy, after reporting an operating loss.
Lockdown helps TFG online marketplace exceed expectations
The retailer’s April-August e-commerce turnover increased 29.7%, with its R500 million digital transformation delivering unexpected benefit during lockdown.
Shopping sites prepare for Black Friday battles
Black Friday frenzy has already begun as online retailers prepare for what’s expected to be 2019’s biggest shopping day.
Clothing retailers see more online growth
Traditional clothing retailers attract more e-commerce sales as South Africans slowly embrace online shopping.
TFG consolidates 22 brands on one shopping platform
The myTFGworld.com site, which launches tomorrow, aims to give shoppers access to 40 affiliate brands.
Foschini finally forays into online fashion
The local women's fashion retail outlet is the latest brick-and-mortar shop to offer customers an online option.
Retailer TFG ventures into cyber insurance
The Foschini Group and MyCybercare partner to offer customers insurance against various acts of cyber fraud