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FNB - Black Friday spending has increased compared to 2020

By Staff Writer 29 November 2021

Also recorded a peak 490 transactions per second. FULL STORY >

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Crunch time for retailers as holiday shopping days approach

By Industry Contributor 25 November 2021

South Africa is now fully immersed within this month’s (more specifically tomorrow’s) Black Friday Frenzy. While this is a fortunate time for consumers, this is a difficult time for retailers – especially when websites and... FULL STORY >

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Tips for consumers to stay safe while transacting online this Black Friday

By Industry Contributor 23 November 2021

Anupam Pahuja, VP, India, SEA, Middle East, and Africa at Paypal shares how consumers can keep themselves safe this festive season. FULL STORY >

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Deal or no deal? Stay safe on Black Friday

By Industry Contributor 18 November 2021

By Carey van Vlaanderen, Chief Executive Officer at ESET Southern Africa FULL STORY >

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Industry Insight: Don’t let Black Friday and Cyber Monday compromise your data security practices

By Industry Contributor 17 November 2021

November has become a peak month for online shopping and combined with the rapid growth of e-commerce during the pandemic, this could be a recipe for cybersecurity disaster. Simeon Tassev unpacks... FULL STORY >

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Save on the best gaming TV this Black November

By Staff Writer 10 November 2021

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are anticipated global sales events, and they're the perfect opportunity for gamers to get their hands on cutting-edge tech – at ridiculously low prices. FULL STORY >

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LG unveils incredible Black November promotions for month-long savings

By Staff Writer 3 November 2021

LG's Black November specials promise to be nothing short of amazing, giving locals a chance to get their hands on the brand's 2021 TV range. FULL STORY >

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Winning the war for inbox attention: Simple strategies to land your Black Friday emails

By Industry Contributor 16 July 2021

A mutation or evolution of email communication needs to be pursued when Black Friday rolls around – but instead of blending in, this evolution must ensure that your emails ‘pop out’ in inboxes and get... FULL STORY >

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Black Friday 2020 breaks ecommerce records

By Staff Writer 30 November 2020

The number of new shoppers introduced to ecommerce over lockdown boosted South Africa's Black Friday weekend total online transaction volumes by 50% FULL STORY >

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Black Friday and the ethics of Artificial Intelligence

By Press Release 24 November 2020

As businesses race to adopt this new technology, their ability to use it ethically – and in ways that generate trust from customers, partners, and the public – will become a competitive differentiator. FULL STORY >

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Kaspersky warns to be extra vigilant for Black Friday shopping this year

By Staff Writer 18 November 2020

Kaspersky warns where there is money to be made, you can be certain that cybercriminals will be watching and looking for opportunities to exploit unsuspecting shoppers. FULL STORY >

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How to avoid being scammed this Black Friday

By Industry Contributor 6 November 2020

If you intend to take advantage of Black Friday dears this year, likely from home, and don't want to risk being scammed by fraudsters, then it is a good time to follow some online shopping safety guidelines. Paul Grapendaal from Nclose offers his top... FULL STORY >

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Black Friday - The Pandemic Edition

By Press Release 5 November 2020

Retailers need to revise their approaches to ensure safer sales and customers in the time of COVID-19 FULL STORY >

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Black Friday 2019 was anything but black

By Staff Writer 17 December 2019

The Black Friday postmortum is in - and this year, the year's biggest shopping day was a terrific one according to Transaction Junction. FULL STORY >

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Black Friday Opinion: Dealing with Black Friday, Cyber Monday and the Seasonal Ecommerce Onslaught

By Industry Contributor 28 November 2019

David Warburton, Principal Threat Evangelist at F5 Networks, explains why consumers and retailers alike should be alert for the next few months. FULL STORY >

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