Africa & Middle East presentations

Presentations

23/01/2015
Despite global macro-economic conditions government and shopper spending is likely to be maintained in the short term, underpinning trends and developments such as further store expansion, the growth of convenience stores and the potential for consolidation across markets.
22/01/2015
As 2015 begins with the region’s economic growth less secure than in recent years, we look at how expansion is set to continue, with new competitors entering specific markets and the wider region, as well as the evolution of private label and online strategies.
27/11/2014
The US Black Friday shopping phenomenon is getting bigger every year. We look at how retailers around the world are tapping into this trend to drive customers into physical and online stores.
14/11/2014
As a major sponsor of Movember, we explore how Gillette is promoting the event across multiple markets.
25/09/2014
With the economy in South Africa slowing, encouraging retailers and suppliers to look for new growth opportunities, and the region’s online population expanding, we look at the prospects for e-commerce and global best practice that could be adopted.
21/08/2014
Against a challenging backdrop of social and economic unrest, retailers in the Middle East continue to invest and expand. We look at the most recent strategic developments from the region and investigate the growth of the convenience channel, which is being driven by existing regional retailers and new global entrants.
18/07/2014
Following Carrefour’s Q2 results we look at the retailer’s strategic focus for H2 and into the medium term.
16/06/2014
With different online models and retailers emerging globally, we look at 10 innovative companies looking to change how people shop either in their own market, regionally or internationally
10/06/2014
This latest edition of our Retail Excellence series provides insight on how retailers from around the globe are driving growth at their hypermarkets and supermarkets.
07/04/2014

As a region, Africa continues to excite and interest retailers and suppliers alike. However, with economic growth slowing in South Africa, price and promotions are coming under the spotlight, while retailers from across the region continue to search out opportunities for expansion in markets like Angola, Kenya and Nigeria.