The disappointment of qualified mass black youth without jobs in South Africa has shifted the needle of success from profession to passion. The black mass market’s measure of success is not longer about getting a degree and following traditional professions, but more about what one can do for themselves in a creative way through their...Continue Reading
The South Africa online retail makes up 1% of total retail in the country with a growth of over 20% year on year since 2015 according to Bratt (2018). Takealot.com, Apple, Pick n Pay, and Woolworths dominate the South African online retail space with a combined 25.8% market share according to Bratt (2018). This tells...Continue Reading
The consumer wants to enhance their lifestyle. It goes beyond their one dimensional digital self which is expressed in words and pictures. It is about experiencing and enhancing what they have in the real world through real life experiences. Fashion is about lifestyle and the 3D experience you as a consumer have through it. Taking...Continue Reading
Promotional clothes and accessories have been seen as uncool but it’s made it’s way into the consumer’s fashion choices. The way in which it has done this has been through creative twists by big fashion retailers and fashion entrepreneurs alike. Brands like Castle, Coca Cola and Red Bull have made wearable products that bear their...Continue Reading
Banking queues, cell phone queries and even the thought of buying medication is such a schlep. Can these things at least be made some what enjoyable? No one eagerly wants to do any of these things. They are activities that take up time and money which is so valuable to consumers. All the consumer has...Continue Reading
The latest surge of co-ordinated items make it effortless for consumers to dress up for a day or night out. Matching tops and bottoms have not only been seen at several fashion retailers but also by fashion start-ups and on people that take particular pride in getting dressed up and looking stylish. Having looks...Continue Reading
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