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A list of December markets in South Africa.

The best December markets

We may not have snow as a background, but our best December markets are top-notch. Find the best places to shop in the festive season.

A beach promenade in summer.

Is your business ready for Summer?

The sun is back and so are your customers: Is your business ready for summer? Check out these tips on making sure that your sales heat up too.


Tips for Motivating your Team During Peak Season

Motivating your team becomes even more crucial during peak season. The sun’s here, people are out and about and visitors are arriving in their millions. From our research we’ve learnt that businesses in South Africa see double the amount of new customers, both local and international, during the festive season (find out more


Infographic: What peak season means for small businesses in South Africa

We all know that the number of visitors to South Africa increases during summer (because let’s face it, who wouldn’t want to relax on our beautiful beaches or be part of our unique mix of cultures). Not only is this great for making new friends, but all the festive buzz and activity has

Selling more in a seasonal busines

Dealing with sales fluctuations in seasonal businesses in South Africa

As we move into winter, South Africans tend to prefer the company of their couches and fluffy blankets over going out into the cold. Often industries such as tourism, restaurants and retail stores specialising in products like ice cream see a decline in income during this time. If you own