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.
Mr Price expects challenging Black Friday, online growth
The fashion retail group says it achieved stronger business performance from May to September, with online sales jumping 71.5%.
E-commerce, food delivery services bolster Naspers revenue
Naspers’s food delivery businesses nearly doubled revenue growth, while e-commerce revenue grew 69%, boosted by Tencent and Takealot Group.
Online shopping booms, but few dominating sites in SA
Although COVID-19 has led to an uptick in e-commerce in SA, few established shopping sites dominate the online space, says GetApp.
Online shopping via mobile gets shot of adrenaline
Online payment gateway PayFast says the COVID-19 pandemic has boosted the adoption rate of online shopping via mobile devices.
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.
SA banks see surge in e-commerce, contactless payments
South Africa’s big-four banks witness a drastic shift to e-commerce and digital transactions, as consumers opt for safe and convenient payment methods.
Investment platform Livestock Wealth adds e-commerce service
After gaining an asset wealth of R100 million, Livestock Wealth expands its offerings to add a new e-commerce service for grass-fed beef deliveries.
DPO SA helps small business tap into e-commerce space
The payments enabler empowers SMEs and start-ups to explore the online retail space through its “e-commerce-in-a-box” offering.