Johannesburg, South Africa, 11 June 2018 – For many people, paying with a card is still associated with a “swipe” or a “dip”. However, the owners of more than 370 million contactless cards accepted in over eight million locations in 111 countries can today pay with a simple tap. South Africans, too, are starting to …
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Mastercard SpendingPulse report shows moderate growth in consumer spending, but general dealer sales continue to underperform. Johannesburg, South Africa, 17 April 2018 – Total South African retail sales for February 2018 increased 3.5 percent year-on-year, after removing the effects of inflation. Compared to each of the five previous months of February, sales volumes were 4.6 …
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APT Helps Ackermans Evaluate Key Programmes in Areas Including Merchandising and Expansion Strategy May 23, 2017 – Johannesburg, South Africa – Applied Predictive Technologies (APT) today announced that South African value retailer Ackermans has signed an agreement to license APT’s Test & Learn® and Market Basket Analyzer software. Ackermans, with over 600 stores in six …
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