OfferZen intensifies European expansion after R81m funding
The tech talent marketplace will set up a presence in two European countries after securing multimillion-rand funding from Base Capital.
TFG earmarks R500m for tech hub innovations
The fashion retail giant allocates a multimillion-rand investment to ramp up its digital strategy, after establishing its TFGLabs tech hub.
Naspers sees bumper e-commerce revenue
E-commerce revenue grew 52% to $4.6 billion, versus a strong performance for the same period last year, outpacing revenue growth at Tencent last year.
Naspers addresses anti-competitive practice concerns
The global internet group, which owns Takealot, says it will ensure its online businesses fully comply with SA’s Competition Act.
There’s opportunity in hard times
The world remains under real pressure to improve components and chip sets supply so manufacturing can get back to full capacity.
Takealot appoints Mamongae Mahlare as group CEO
The appointment follows the announcement that Kim Reid will transition to chairman of Takealot Group during the course of this year.
Huge online shopping backlog as looting disrupts delivery
Online shopping retailers warn of fulfilment delivery delays, as the looting onslaught and violence lead to major supply chain disruption across South Africa.
'We live in fear,' say e-commerce couriers on increased robberies
E-commerce players express concern that the increase in robberies targeting delivery courier vans and scooters could result in higher delivery service prices.
SA’s start-up ecosystem achieves major milestone
South Africa becomes the first African nation to rank in the global top 50 of countries in terms of start-up ecosystems, according to a global index report.
Naspers’s e-commerce revenue outpaces Tencent
The company posts blowout e-commerce revenue growth of 55% for the year, outperforming the Chinese Internet giant, which posted 28% revenue growth.
Discovery commerce is ‘goldmine’ for SA’s e-shopping market
As the democratisation of commerce unfolds, discovery commerce has the power to reset the rules of engagement in SA’s e-shopping sector, says Facebook.