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.
E-commerce sites use electronics as bait for Black Friday
Local e-commerce sites will use the “loss leader” approach, as they offer mega deals in exchange for new customers.
Both consumers and e-commerce providers must be cautious on Black Friday. Here’s how
Consumers should shop on trusted sites and use strong passwords, while e-commerce providers need to have a strong threat management strategy in place, says Stefan van de Giessen, General Manager: Cybersecurity at Networks Unlimited Africa.
Inside Takealot’s upgraded warehouse and distribution centre
The online store expands its Johannesburg distribution centre to scale to 10 000 boxes leaving the warehouse every hour.