Partial ban on e-commerce ‘unintelligible’ under level four lockdown
Local e-commerce players Takealot, OneDayOnly and Payflex say they will never be satisfied with a phased approach, until e-commerce operates unfettered.
E-commerce platform OneDayOnly sees uptick in online orders
The e-tailer witnessed a 40% increase in page views in April, with 30% of orders consisting of essential items.
Economics lesson sparks idea for SA fashion brands online store
NOWNOW eyes expansion into other fashion hubs, as it charts its journey to becoming the biggest African online marketplace for fashion designers and brands.
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.
Superbalist expects R1bn private-label sales in three years
The Naspers online fashion retailer hopes to generate more than R1 billion in earnings through its in-house labels in the next three years.
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.
Spree, Superbalist merger to create online retail giant
The marriage between online fashion brands Spree.co.za and Superbalist.com has forged ahead successfully.
Takealot confident of CompCom approval of Naspers deal
CEO Kim Reid believes Naspers' R960 million investment in the online retailer will not run into any issues with the Competition Commission.