Unhappy Black Friday shoppers sceptical about Cyber Monday
South Africans are sceptical about Cyber Monday specials after Black Friday deals failed to impress discount-obsessed shoppers.
Deal or no deal
ESET explains what to watch out for this Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
FNB ups security for digital transactions
The bank rolls out online secure authentication for merchants and customers ahead of busy shopping periods Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
E-commerce sites run stress tests to prevent Black Friday downtime
In anticipation of high levels of Black Friday frenzy this year, online retailers deploy intensive system readiness measures to avoid technical glitches.
Black Friday to ‘turbo-charge’ e-commerce spend in SA
E-tailers and payment platforms expect bumper sales over November’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday, as shoppers avoid malls due to COVID-19 fears.
Online retailers enjoy record Black Friday, Cyber Monday sales
E-commerce sites saw significant sales growth on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, indicating a better prepared market.
Alibaba’s Singles’ Day rakes in record $38.4bn
The Chinese retailer says the $38.4 billion figure is an increase of 26% compared to 2018.
Black Friday online sales increased 700% this year
While completed transactions online on Black Friday 2018 grew by close on 700%, the average shopper spent less than last year.
Black Friday generates R196m for Takealot
The local e-commerce site recorded a total transaction value of over R196 million on Black Friday, representing 125% year-on-year growth.
Black Friday 2018 to be SA's biggest yet
Local e-commerce players expect to double their earnings this Black Friday, with intense preparations under way to ensure uptime and capacity.
Performance testing survival tips for #BlackFriday
This annual online shopping day is the cause of many sites and apps crashing, leaving consumers disappointed and social media buzzing, says DVT.