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Transforming Logistics in the ever-changing eCommerce Environment

One of the key elements to a successful eCommerce business is ensuring that your logistics are handled professionally and efficiently. While the logistics infrastructure is being addressed in this sector through substantial improvements for deliveries originating from the eCommerce stores, there are still common mistakes being made in this area. Newcomers to the industry tend […]

Online Shopping Survey Results to be Announced

This year marks the 21st official year of eCommerce globally, after NetMarket reportedly recorded the first ever online transaction by selling a Sting CD online, on 11 August 1994. Since then eCommerce has come a long way globally, and continues to grow. Last year the industry globally accounted for $1.5 trillion in sales, and it […]

eCommerce Advice: Product Sourcing

  With eCommerce in South Africa growing faster than ever before, and the ease of management of a running a small business online, the question regarding products often comes up. Which product do I sell? How much do I sell it for? Where do I get it from? Here are a few tips regarding product […]

eCommerce in South Africa 2014 – Infographic

uAfrica.com released the findings from the 2014 South African eCommerce Awards survey at the 2014 eCommerce Conference held at Gallagher Convention Centre on Thursday 4 September 2014. The statistics were gathered from over 116,000 respondents during the Awards and referred predominately from South African based eCommerce websites.     Download the uAfrica.com eCommerce Infographic 2014 […]

uAfrica.com announces the Top 30 websites in the 2014 South African eCommerce Awards.

uAfrica.com announces the Top 30 websites in the 2014 South African eCommerce Awards. The 2014 South African eCommerce Conference will be held tomorrow, Thursday 4 September at the Gallagher Convention. The event promises to excite and inspire attendees with a phenomenal line up of international and local speakers that will be covering topics pertinent to […]