Meet Mobiz, the startup changing the way SA corporates talk to their customers
Written exclusively for CIPN
The South African retail space is incredibly competitive. New players are entering the market all the time, even as customer wallets are squeezed tighter than ever. In this environment, it’s vital that retailers be able to talk to their customers in a way that’s engaging, relevant, and hyper-personal. One South African startup which is helping retailers innovate in that direction is the Cape Town-based Mobiz.
Game store opens in Springs
Game stores announced the opening of its 122nd store in South Africa, in Springs Mall, Gauteng. Game is a renowned South African brand and is proud to expand its pink footprint in the community of Springs. We’re excited to offer Springs the lifestyle, grocery and electronics for which Game is well known.
Construction underway on Paledi Mall’s R130 million expansion
Building contractors are on site at Paledi Mall in the rural Limpopo town of Mankweng, with construction underway on the 7 000 m² third phase expansion of the centre that will take it to 32 000m² in size.
The project will entrench the mall’s position as a regional shopping centre for the community with several new stores, service offerings and leisure spaces.
Electric forklifts lift higher
In line with global trends, leading provider of materials handling equipment in southern Africa, Goscor Lift Truck Company, reports a growing preference for electric forklifts in South Africa.
One of the growing trends in the global forklift industry is the move towards battery-powered forklifts. Technavio forecasts that the global battery-powered forklift market will grow at a CAGR of 9% from 2018 to 2022.