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DHL rolls out e-commerce platform to more African markets following initial success

7th June 2019 Following the success of the DHL Africa eShop app in 11 countries across Sub Saharan Africa, DHL Express has announced that its innovative mobile and desktop platform has been rolled out in nine more countries across the continent.... 

Equites achieves strong full-year results

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     9th May 2019 JSE-listed Equites Property Fund recorded growth of 11.8% in its per-share distribution for the year ended February 28, to 138.43c, along with robust growth in the net asset value a share of 10.2% to R16.92. Speaking at a results presentation in Johannesburg on Thursday, Equites COO Riaan Gous... 

Africa’s air cargo sector needs trade and aviation liberalisation to reach full potential

By: Rebecca Campbell     19th April 2019 In early February, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) released its global air freight data for the whole of 2018. Although worldwide demand, measured in freight (metric) ton kilometres (FTKs) rose by 3.5% in comparison to 2017, it was far below 2017’s 9.7% growth. And demand... 

DHL brings over 200 global online stores to African consumers with innovative platform

11th April 2019 DHL Express has announced the launch of its new mobile and desktop app aimed at improving the online shopping experience for Africa-based consumers. The exciting new platform, DHL Africa eShop, enables customers to shop directly from more than 200 US- and UK-based online retailers, with all... 

Brick & click concept to radically transform the car buying experience

9th April 2019 With the number of online shoppers expected to approach 25 million by 2021 (up from 18 million in 2017), ecommerce is experiencing a boom time in South Africa.  The average online spend is anticipated to be approximately R2 700 in two years’ time, so clearly it is a good segment to be involved... 

Digital transformation isn’t about branding, it’s about your business

1st April 2019 By Shaune Jordaan, CEO, Hoorah Digital  Ten years ago, the JSE was dominated by big mining houses, with BHP Billiton at the top of the pile. Today, almost everyone else is dwarfed by Naspers, a media house that made some early bets on digital technologies and rode a wave of disruption to become... 

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