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Main Feature: Buyers Guide Suppliers A-Z(PDF)
Buyers Guide Category Listings
Buyers Guide Index
Technology strategies to unlock growth
Research: Feeling the squeeze
Storewatch: Pnp Constantia
Main Feature: Refrigeration - The refrigeration landscape is constantly changing, and retailers all over the world are hard-pressed to keep up with new demands(PDF)
Feature Story: Online Delivery - Free delivery has previously been the most powerful drawcard to attract customers to online stores
Feature Story: Global Trends in Store Formats - Hippo Zourides discusses how the pace of change and format evolution is now gathering speed
Feature Story: Floor & shelf space planning - Commercialising the shelf should be a business priority for all retailers
Feature Story: E-commerce - When it come to e-commerce, Africa is where China was 20 years ago
Delight your customers: Getting through the Maze of Motivation
Storewatch: Italy's Coop Liguria focuses on local culture
USA news - Key grocery trends in the USA
Viewpoint - Big business can improve the lives of SA women
Disloyalty - Nielsen research
Tackling Waste - Food waste - are you doing your share?
Xmas & Technology - How brick-and-mortar stores can drive Xmas sales in this digital age
Main Feature: Supply Chain 1 - Protecting the supply chain(PDF)
Feature Story: Supply Chain 2 - The ten supply chain commandments for retailers
Delight your Customers - Two important elements of leadership - empathy and being a great example to your followers
On the up and up - The seven secrets that set the Uber-successful apart from ordinary people
Storewatch - Terrarmar's distribution centre in Maputo
Cooling your store - The smart store concept
Opinion piece - what does the retail customer of the future look like?
Discount danger - The danger signals in SA's discount deluge
Township shopping - Shoprite spazas serve eKasi
Space planning - Assortment reviews & planograms
New data - Small uptick in South African consumer confidence
Auchen leaves Italy
Main Feature: Store Design - Answers to top 10 store design asked questions(PDF)
Feature Story: Food Service - Are you truly invested in the rising trend of sourcing ready-to-eat food
Delight your Customers - Embrace empowerment beyond buzzwords
Storewatch 1 - Food Lover's Market Ferndale
Storewatch 2 - Raimondi's Powertrade
Research - It is time to review the old management tool
Long-term-leases - Big supermarket chains at a crossroads over exclusive leases
Franchise Sector - Government offers to work with franchise business to stimulate the economy
New Store Concept - Shoprite takes its Money Market options onto a new level with its k'nect concept stores
Main Feature: Hot Beverages - Growing sales in the hot beverage category(PDF)
Feature: Refrigeration - Getting the most bang for your bucks
Feature: Refrigeration - Monitoring the cold chaing
Feature: Private Label - Private and confined label products are growing
Delight your Customers - The passport to your future
Storewatch 1: Builders Warehouse - Opening of new store in Boksburg
Storewatch 2: International - The Auchan Torino in Turin
Company News - Dis-Chem has given some insight into how it deliberately cannibalises
Main Feature: Staff Recruitment Tips - “My staff are my most valuable asset” cannot be used lightly by retailers.(PDF)
Feature: Energy Savvy - Understanding your electricity tariffs is the key to taking action to reduce electricity costs.
Delight your Customers: Aki Kalliatakis talks about the ultimate respect: Engagement, Explanation and Expectation clarity.
Field Agent Barometer: Generation Z… As you plan for the future of your business, you cannot ignore this very important demographic.
Research: Walmart’s online shopping + in-store pickup service proving a winning combination.
Food Trends: The trend to plant based foods is sure to take a significant share of the food market.
Storewatch 1: The Nude store for good old-fashioned goodness
Storewatch 2: Food Lover Market Hermanus
Industry News: Woolworths food factory opening
Company Results and Pledge
Dairy: National and International Trade Fairs
Main Feature: Energy Savvy - Tips on energy saving(PDF)
Feature: Poultry - Brazilian chicken producers are running scared
Feature: Bakery - How are you managing your bakery?
Feature: Brand Marketing - A glimpse into Mind(set) and meeting the South African shopper in the moment
Feature: Sustainable Practice - Fresh produce sales soar as New Zealand food chain launch 'Nude' shopping
Delight your Customers - The 10 Es of managing and motivating people
For the Record: Corporate News
Current Food Trends: Macro snacking is not the same from country to country
Global Trends: Which are the major food trends?
Adding Technology: We look at Walmart's plans to add more technology to its stores
Storewatch: Old store gets new life
Main Feature: Retail Automation - There's a load of new tech and customer services coming to front of store.(PDF)
Feature: Scales, labels & in-store packaging - Weighing up the cost of technology against its benefits.
Feature: Bakery - Is a bake-off operation right for you?
Feature: Recycling - As consumers become more eco aware, recycling become increasingly important.
Feature: Global nutrition trends - The nutrition revolution - how are we behind?
Delight your Customers - I now get tatoos
S&R Field Agent Barometer: Back to School.
S&R Field Agent Barometer: Christmas.
Storewatch: Who would have thought that goods close to expiry date would make a retail business?
Storewatch: International: What the French compact discount store Leader Price brings to Italy.
PnP Centre Point goes natural refrigerant.