WATCH | Online sales hit record high this holiday season: report

2019-12-27 13:04

US shoppers spent more online during this year's holiday shopping season, a report by Mastercard showed, with e-commerce sales hitting a record high.

Online retailers are learning that physical stores still matter - expert

2019-11-02 21:00

Physical stores still matter, whether a retailer has an online presence or not, a UK-based expert tells SA's shopping centre industry.

12 of the weirdest OneDayOnly deals we found - including a fat freezer and truly unsexy garters

2019-08-14 11:57

Check out the wind tunnel for scared, wet dogs.

Supporting locally produced fashion just got easier thanks to young minds at Superbalist

2019-06-14 18:10

South Africa’s leading fashion-tailer has announced the launch of its private label, Superbalist.

WATCH: Why rival retailers are embracing Amazon

2019-04-10 21:40

From Nike to Lands' End, major brands are distributing clothing and accessories directly through Amazon but the risk in this relationship, according to interviews with analysts, comes if Amazon uses real-time data from customer insights.

Thousands of online shoppers are on a waiting list for this R2 900 bag loved by celebrities

2019-02-11 21:33

But here's where you can purchase similar styles while you wait.

Online fashion thrives for new retailer where women call the shots

2018-11-23 20:06

Online-only British fashion retailer Sosandar is racking up big returns for shareholders as the women who run the brand connect with target customers.

China's annual shopping frenzy shatters another record

2018-11-11 11:38

Shoppers in China have once again broken records after spending more than $14bn within the first two hours of an annual online retail frenzy

Amazon debuts no-fee AmEx card to lure small-business spending

2018-10-24 09:43 and American Express are upping the ante in their bid for small-business spending.


New 'members only' SA site AllSale promises deep discounts on perfume and cleaning supplies – but it's not for everyone

2019-11-16 07:58

For R99 a month you get access to parallel imports. If you can live without warranty support – and have very specific shopping needs – that could work out well for you.

Shop #AnythingYouCanImagine this summer on #takealot!

2019-10-23 12:51

From beauty to homeware, toys, tech and outdoor, you’ll find everything you need for endless fun in the sun on takealot

Zara finally launches online shopping for their SA fashion enthusiasts - here's everything you need to know

2019-09-06 12:16

The complete collections for women, men and kids will be available online from 18 September 2019.

Instagram and Facebook boutiques - How social media has changed the way we shop

2019-08-01 17:11

Online shopping might just become the new normal.

Africa's Amazon set for New York IPO as online retail grows

2019-04-11 09:40

When Christophe Fofana, a 29-year-old taxi driver and student in Ivory Coast, needed a birthday present for his daughter last year, he did something he hadn’t done before. He went shopping online.

We tested South Africa’s price comparison websites – and were left disappointed

2019-04-01 06:59

At best they are a reasonable starting point for the online bargain hunter.

Our favourite gifts under R250

2018-12-12 17:12

Online buys that should still land in time for Christmas.

The Foschini Group to take on Amazon with bold new e-commerce plan

2018-11-15 14:28

The Foschini Group has unveiled plans to reposition its e-commerce platform into a diverse marketplace, covering everything from food to pets, decor and even drones.

Foschini wants to be the Amazon of South Africa – but its new site is difficult to use, one expert says

2018-11-07 15:53

Foschini says it plans to ultimately take on Amazon with its new online shopping platform, but one early expert review isn't great.

Love shopping from online international retailers like Asos and Amazon? Be careful, SARS wants to register you as an importer

2018-09-20 11:47

As a consumer you will now only be limited to three purchases before requiring an import code in order to buy any more goods internationally.

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