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    For yonks now, Christo Wiese has exercised control over the Shoprite Group by wielding his special deferred shares, which carry more votes than ordinary shares... More
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    More on that growth in private label, which so intrigued us when we reported on the Click results last week. No-name brands, as they used to be called, have pla... More
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  • Unilever Skin deep
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Despite macro and economic headwinds, the informal retail channel continues to innovate and remain resilient thanks to the adoption of technology and other pioneering solutions.

The informal channel plays an integral role in the South African FMCG retail market and, indeed, in alleviating food insecurity, fostering and promoting job creation and ...

Gain actionable insights into the various market dynamics and geographical nuances that exist within the informal market.

Two years from the global pandemic, the informal retail sector has struggled to fully get back into a state of normalcy. 

Despite growing pressure on traders’ operations and shoppers’ disposable income, this channel continues to rise, innovate and remain resilient, thanks (among other factors) to the accelerated adoption of technology and e-commerce enabling pioneering solutions.

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