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Trade Intelligence is South Africa’s leading source of FMCG retail research, insights and training solutions, focusing on the industry’s corporate and independent retailers and wholesalers. It provides unparalleled coverage of the industry, the trends that shape it and the performance of its businesses by telling those industry stories that unlock knowledge and learning. Ti’s ultimate goal is to promote effective trading relationships between all FMCG stakeholders and upskill and inspire best talent across the industry.


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Nadine Sapsford | Marketing Coordinator at Trade Intelligence | 23 Sep 2021

Thought Leadership: Industry News & Articles

Everyday low price (EDLP) as a retailer pricing strategy promises shoppers a low price without ... More...

By Andrea du Plessis | Senior Research Analyst | 16 Sep 2021

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Lerato Sedibe | Senior Research Analyst | 02 Sep 2021

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CHEP | 19 Aug 2021

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M4Jam | 19 Aug 2021


GDP Growth in Q2 2021
+1.2% QoQ
Seasonally adjusted (not annualised)



Retail Trade Sales Growth
At 2015 constant prices
-8% YoY
July 2021
-94% vs July 2019 
Consumer Price Index


July 2021
Unemployment Rate
Expanded Definition