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What is Uber doing to SA's cab industry?

What is Uber doing to SA's cab industry? | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
Is Uber’s mobile phone app just a “new toy” on the market or does it have the potential to change South Africa’s cab industry? News24 finds out. (What is @Uber doing to South Africa's cab industry?
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Ghana Rising: Luxe Beauty News: L'oreal Africa Launches New ...

Ghana Rising: Luxe Beauty News: L'oreal Africa Launches New ... | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
Brands Manager of L'oreal Africa, Mother Company of Dark & Lovely Richard Kumassah said the introduction of the new body lotion was borne out of the company's desire to provide solutions to common skin conditions its ...
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Kenya's mobile money transactions hit KES1 trillion - PC Tech Magazine

Kenya's mobile money transactions hit KES1 trillion - PC Tech Magazine | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
PC Tech Magazine Kenya's mobile money transactions hit KES1 trillion PC Tech Magazine This has been attributed to increasing competition in the mobile money market, with more customer-centered services being launched, with the most prominent...
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Africa's UHNWI's: The Wealth Report 2014

Africa's UHNWI's: The Wealth Report 2014 | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
Knight Frank's 8th annual Wealth Report provides an overview on what the report means for Africa, providing insight on prime property, wealth distribution and investment sentiment. The report surve...
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Spar South Africa to take 80 per cent stake in BWG

Spar South Africa to take 80 per cent stake in BWG | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
Group will invest €55m in new joint venture; deal secures further reduction in BWG’s borrowings
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Consumer potential: Three Nigerian city clusters to compete with Lagos - How we made it in Africa

Consumer potential: Three Nigerian city clusters to compete with Lagos - How we made it in Africa | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
Consumer potential: Three Nigerian city clusters to compete with Lagos How we made it in Africa The largest economy in Africa is seeing a rising consumer class, creating a notable opportunity for manufacturers and retailers of fast-moving consumer...
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▶ African Women to Watch: Fashion

▶ African Women to Watch: Fashion | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
May 2 - Major international brands are seeking to cash in on Africa's rapidly expanding consumer class. Attention is now diverted towards rising stars within...
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"Fashion is a business and designer should have business partner who can handle all the business side"

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Louis Vuitton to collaborate with South African artist Athi-Patra Ruga for its Flagship Windows Store in Paris.

Louis Vuitton to collaborate with South African artist Athi-Patra Ruga for its Flagship Windows Store in Paris. | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
South African artist Athi-Patra Ruga, known for his exploration of the border zones between fashion, performance and contemporary art, and in particular for his vibrant tapestries that define cultural identity as a hybrid construct, is the latest arti...
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Investors in iconic retail group David Jones say yes to $2.2bn takeover offer from Woolworths South Africa

Investors in iconic retail group David Jones say yes to $2.2bn takeover offer from Woolworths South Africa | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
DAVID Jones has been delivered into foreign hands as its shareholders give the thumbs up to the controversial $2.2 billion takeover offer from Woolworths South Africa.
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Ventures Africa | Shoprite’s Annual Turnover Surges 10.5%

Ventures Africa | Shoprite’s Annual Turnover Surges 10.5% | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
Shoprite’s annual turnover surges 10.5%: http://t.co/g2HcEgYiD9 #Shoprite #Africa #Retail #Turnover
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Marketing Luxury Brands in Africa is not for sissies... | Not Just Brands

Marketing Luxury Brands in Africa is not for sissies... | Not Just Brands | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
We talked with Dion Chang at the Luxury Brands RedZone round table argument, right here is exactly what he had to state relating to the marketing of Luxury Brands in Africa … Busi …
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Africa the new Mecca for luxury brands

Africa the new Mecca for luxury brands | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
For a long time, interest in the global luxury market has been confined to Asia; after all, the region is set to account for over half of the luxury goods market in the next decade, according one estimation.
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MTN Group to Invest 5 Million in Rocket Internet - TechMoran

MTN Group to Invest 5 Million in Rocket Internet - TechMoran | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
With 33,3% of Africa Internet Holding (AIH), MTN Group has the same standing as Rocket Internet and Millicom International Cellular on running Hellofood, Kaymu, Lamudi, Carmido, Easy Taxi and Jovago among others to ...
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Future of Ecommerce in Africa is very brightttttttt

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Hair Weave: Africa's $7 Billion Dollar Hair Industry « V 101.9 FM

Hair Weave: Africa's $7 Billion Dollar Hair Industry « V 101.9 FM | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
L'Oreal, South Africa, executive Bertrand de Laleu says, “African women are probably the most daring when it comes to hair styles.” He also later states that weaves and extensions were almost unheard of there about a ...
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Well wELL 

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Kenya: Mobile money transfers hit record amount - EthioExplorer.com

Kenya: Mobile money transfers hit record amount - EthioExplorer.com | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
The Central Bank of Kenya has revealed that mobile money customers made transactions worth about KES 1.1 trillion between January and July this year.
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The world of SA's super-rich - City Press

The world of SA's super-rich - City Press | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
South Africa’s rich are getting richer – and they’re doing it faster than their counterparts anywhere else in the world.
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Luxury brands make a play for Africa | thestudioArena

Luxury brands make a play for Africa | thestudioArena | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
Sub-Saharan Africa is a promising market for luxury goods as urbanisation‚ economic development and increased affluence among the expanding middle class drive growth across the sector. The region is experiencing the ...
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Africa e-commerce firm expands to new markets | Reuters

* African online retailer Jumia expands into three markets* Jumia adding retail sites for Uganda, Ghana and Cameroon* Rocket Internet-backed Jumia in 8 African markets and UKBy Emma ThomassonBERLIN, (Africa e-commerce firm expands to new markets

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L'Afrique partie pour être une nouvelle contrée d'hommes riches, très riches

L'Afrique partie pour être une nouvelle contrée d'hommes riches, très riches | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
Selon la récente étude du Wealth Report, c'est en Afrique que le nombre de multimillionnaires va le plus croître dans la prochaine décennie.
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Spar Group South Africa opens first supermarket in Angola - Retail Times

Spar Group South Africa opens first supermarket in Angola - Retail Times | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
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Spar Group South Africa opens first supermarket in Angola
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Spar South Africa sought to work with Webcor, an importer of food stuffs into Angola.
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Kenya, Africa's Next Frontier – Retail market & industry trends ...

Kenya, Africa's Next Frontier – Retail market & industry trends ... | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
The Business of Fashion has an excellent article covering Kenya's retail sector, far more advanced than Nigeria's for example, and certainly the leading light in the East African Community. Here are some insightful snippets:.
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Ajak Deng, Nyasha Matonhodze, Nykor Paul... Now, Liya Kebede fronts Louis Vuitton's latest AD Campaign

Ajak Deng, Nyasha Matonhodze, Nykor Paul... Now, Liya Kebede fronts Louis Vuitton's latest AD Campaign | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
Louis Vuitton's Love for Africa is relentless, it all started in 2011 during Marc Jacobs reign when 16 year old, Zimbabwean model, Nyasha was cast as one of the faces of it's A/W 2011 campaign, then came Spring/Summer 2013 campaign, which featured Sout...
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African continent and the retail sector - BusinessDay

African continent and the retail sector - BusinessDay | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
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African continent and the retail sector
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The impact of retail business in Nigeria cannot be overemphasised, considering it has remained a major driver of the economy as is the case anywhere in the world.
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Lessons To Learn From Top African Brands

Lessons To Learn From Top African Brands | Retail in Africa | Scoop.it
Lessons To Learn From Top African Brands Ventures Africa VENTURES AFRICA – As the African economic success story continues to stir the world and inspire investors and entrepreneurs, it is necessary to examine the brands that appeal the most to the...
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