50 Shades of Black Friday

50 Shades of Black Friday

“Don’t do it!” South African’s were warned not to splurge on Black Friday by Neil Roets, CEO of Debt Rescue. He went on to say, “South African consumers collectively owe their creditors in excess of R1.7-trillion with most of them three months or more in arrears...
Build your brand grow your sales

Build your brand grow your sales

After narrowly missing going into a recession in 2016, the country is on the edge of being graded between investment and junk. Although government debt has risen to R2.2 trillion there is a reprieve for the first half of 2017, in that South Africa will not be...
Pharma 3.0 and what it means for your business

Pharma 3.0 and what it means for your business

The pharmaceutical industry is a very stable and important industry. In latest reports – consolidated health expenditure is set to rise by 8.3% over the medium-term expenditure framework, making it the fastest growing category of government spending after debt...
Retail Trends for 2017

Retail Trends for 2017

A big focus in 2017 will be to understand the evolution of the customer’s journey to purchase. Brand building efforts will reach key touch points and become personalised on a mass scale… Think about the impact of this statement for a second. The time frame for...
Preparing your business for retail success in December

Preparing your business for retail success in December

How silly do we expect this silly season to be? Another year has turned and most people have started thinking about the ‘What’, ‘When’ and ‘How’ for Christmas time and the December holidays. This year is an interesting one! The global economy grew at a slower pace...