Trade Intelligence provides insight, commentary and profiles on the SA Fast Moving Consumer Goods trading environment and the major retail and wholesale players. We promote effective and profitable trading relationships and upskill best talent across the industry.
Infection rates have slowed in SA, leading to President Ramaphosa’s recent announcement that Level 1 Lockdown will start on the 21st of September. This will give the struggling hospitality industry a much needed boost.
On lockdown day 120, we are in the COVID-19 peak period. As a form of normality sets in, we see the impact of cash-strapped and unemployed consumers in the slowing of Grocery sales. This trend is similar to Grocery trends across other countries