Online marketplaces fight scams as fraudsters exploit COVID-19
SA’s online marketplaces intensify security, as scammers take advantage of the growing e-commerce opportunity presented by the pandemic.
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.
Online shopping sites witness dramatic surge after govt unbanning
SA’s e-commerce sector reports a substantial uptick in sales after government lifted the lockdown restrictions on online shopping.
Cape proptech start-up secures ‘multimillion-rand’ funding
HouseME, a property technology firm, has successfully closed a third round of multimillion-rand funding.
South Africans abandon R34bn at digital till points
Slow site speed and lack of online customer support cause consumers to ditch their virtual shopping carts before completing their purchases.