E-commerce boom leads to delivery services headache
Some shopping sites struggle to meet delivery timelines as they experience between 20% and 50% growth in online sales.
Huawei sees eight-fold increase in e-commerce sales
Sales on Huawei’s e-commerce site have increased by 805% in the past three months, as lockdown awakens SA’s appetite for online shopping.
E-commerce booms as retail sales plummet to record decline
E-commerce is expected to be the retail industry’s lifeline, as the latest local brick-and-mortar sales figures paint a bleak picture.
Insaka eCommerce Academy trains thousands of entrepreneurs
The e-commerce education institution helps entrepreneurs start and grow their online businesses and has seen growth since its inception in 2017.
COVID-19 prompts Tafari to launch finance, e-commerce platform
The black-owned fintech firm offers free personal and business accounts that allow users to build an online store to sell their products and services.
South Africa’s e-tailers cash in amid lockdown restrictions
A new study shows consumers are likely to increase their online engagement or e-commerce spending in the future as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Telkom transforms Yellow Pages with new SME platform
The telco says the Yep! digital marketplace will play a critical role in ensuring the survival of the country’s small businesses.
Local start-up moves to help SMEs through COVID-19
Nybble Technologies is offering free support for SMEs registered on its LittleFish e-commerce platform.