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Strategies that keep consumers coming back for more

By Andrew Dawson | 4 December 2019 | Published on BusinessBrief   The retail sector is under increasing pressure as consumers have shrinking disposable income in a strained economy. Maintaining share of wallet is critical. Relying solely on a push route to market strategy from manufacturers into retailers is not […]

December 4, 2019

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Customisable tool offers logistics optimisation, quality control

By Schalk Burger | 22 November 2019 | Published on Engineering News   A digital logistics planning tool developed by information technology logistics solutions company MACmobile provides a range of planning and optimisation capabilities for secondary distribution portions of supply chains, says MACmobile commercial director Andrew Dawson.   Logistics and […]

November 22, 2019

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How The South African FMCG Space Can Learn From Kenya’s Example

The South Africa FMCG market is dominated by van sales and a cash economy, both of which create complexity. The entire process can be made more efficient by simply changing one element, the payments, which then paves the way for route optimisation through technology solutions.

November 20, 2019

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The supply chain is key to customer loyalty

By Rodney Weidemann | 7 October 2019 | Published on ITWeb   There is no doubt that most fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) manufacturers are trying to modify consumer behaviours and drive loyalty, though this can be difficult to achieve. This is mostly due to the challenges around validating sales, […]

October 7, 2019

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AI in retail impacts transport operators

By Mariska Morris | 7 October 2019 | Published by Focus on Transport and Logistics   From paperless monitoring systems to smart shelves, new technologies introduced in the retail industry can change how products are transported in the fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) industry. MARISKA MORRIS reports   When hearing the […]

October 7, 2019

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