Trade Intelligence provides insight, commentary and profiles on the South African Fast Moving Consumer Goods Environment and the major retail and wholesale players. We promote effective and profitable trading relationships and inspire interest in the industry.

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Taking you on a journey down the shopping aisles of South Africa's major retailers, showcasing their most prominent private brands

Steinhoff  What a difference a day makes

The story we were going to post about Steinhoff and its pending Shoprite acquisition included the words “the birth of an African retail behemoth” and other such...    MORE

Business Day 07/12/17

Woolworths  An outbreak of influencer

The Dapper One held its AGM last week, and according to various flies on the wall it was a fairly bland affair, with little in the way of explanation of what ha...    MORE

Financial Mail 30/11/17

Store Openings  Future Perfect

Big up to Makro, who have opened their 21st store, strategically located in Riversands, between the affluent shoppers of Dainfern and the value-driven customers...    MORE

Tatler Reporter 04/12/17

Forecourts  The Great Track

Some arcane material from the perpetual twilight of South Africa’s forecourts, where people go to obtain fossil fuels for their conveyances and mysteriously end...    MORE

Engineering News 27/11/17

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MSM 12001

SHP 20990
CLS 17189 SPP 19024
PIK 6454 WHL 5731
INDICATORS 09:43:00 12/12/17
GDP-Q3/2017 +2.0%
R/$ 13:63
CPI-Oct +4.8%
Prime 10.25%