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Ten ways in which retail and the food and beverage industry will change in a post-Covid world

Four weeks ago, it was business as usual. Three weeks ago, it became business unusual. Two weeks ago, the national lockdown gutted a n entire industry and everything we thought we knew has come to naught. Source: Ten ways in which retail and the food and beverage industry will change in a post-Covid world [...]

By | 2020-04-08T10:56:15+00:00 April 8th, 2020|Consumer Trends|0 Comments

Coronavirus may permanently change how we buy our food

Many South Africans have never shopped online for essentials before, until the coronavirus pandemic hit our shores, which was then followed by a nationwide lockdown. Source: Coronavirus may permanently change how we buy our food

By | 2020-04-08T10:08:02+00:00 April 8th, 2020|Consumer Trends|0 Comments

Pick n Pay has announced a special pensioners shopping hour every Wednesday for shoppers over 65

Pick n Pay will open all its supermarkets and hypermarkets an hour earlier every Wednesday for elderly customers to shop for their groceries and essentials. Source: Pick n Pay has announced a special pensioners shopping hour every Wednesday for shoppers over 65

By | 2020-03-20T15:15:46+00:00 March 20th, 2020|Retailer News|0 Comments

Appeal to customers to avoid stockpiling

The Shoprite Group is appealing to customers to only buy what they need in the wake of concerns over coronavirus-linked stockpiling. It also assures customers that it is doing everything in its power to restock shelves as quickly as possible and that warehouses have stock available. Source: Appeal to customers to avoid stockpiling [...]

By | 2020-03-20T15:09:16+00:00 March 20th, 2020|Retailer News|0 Comments

New chicken tariffs will be a test of the industry master plan

The higher tariffs on predatory chicken imports from Brazil may well reduce importers’ profits, but whether or not they will stem the tide of predatory trade and dumped chicken swamping South African shores remains to be seen. The new tariffs were published in the Government Gazette today. Source: New chicken tariffs will be a [...]

By | 2020-03-20T15:02:52+00:00 March 20th, 2020|Retailer News|0 Comments

Woolworths sees surge in online orders – but please avoid contact with its drivers

Woolworths says that it has seen a big increase in the number of online orders going through its system since the coronavirus pandemic was declared a state of disaster in South Africa. Source: Woolworths sees surge in online orders – but please avoid contact with its drivers

By | 2020-03-20T14:59:30+00:00 March 20th, 2020|Retailer News|0 Comments

This is how Pick n Pay, Makro and Shoprite are planning around the coronavirus

As the Covid-19 coronavirus continues to spread, its impact is increasingly being felt by local retailers as they get to grips with a number of supply and logistics issues. Source: This is how Pick n Pay, Makro and Shoprite are planning around the coronavirus

By | 2020-03-20T14:53:27+00:00 March 20th, 2020|Retailer News|0 Comments

Take a look: Inside Shoprite’s massive warehouse – which operates in near total silence

Take a look: Inside Shoprite's massive warehouse - which operates in near total silence Source: Take a look: Inside Shoprite's massive warehouse - which operates in near total silence

By | 2019-12-10T15:50:25+00:00 December 10th, 2019|Retailer News|0 Comments

Pick n Pay launches new products for health food range

Pick n Pay will now help customers make more informed choices in a major healthy eating drive to make healthier eating cheaper, easier, and more accessible. Source: Pick n Pay launches new products for health food range

By | 2019-11-21T08:31:10+00:00 November 21st, 2019|Retailer News|0 Comments