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    PEST Analysis: South Africa

    May 2021

    South Africa’s Economic Freedom pillars remain challenging, whilst state finances are deteriorating. The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has had a devastating economic impact and recovery could be subdued. Furthermore, unemployment remains highly ...

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    Better For You Packaged Food in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    The move to healthier better for you packaged food products was not a top priority for many South African consumers during the pandemic in 2020 as the economic impact of COVID-19 forced may consumers to prioritise value for money offerings and fresh ...

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    Fortified/Functional Packaged Food in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    Fortified/functional packaged food is one of the larger categories within health and wellness packaged food in South Africa in retail volume terms as fortification of food is widespread in South Africa with most staple products having a fortified ...

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    Better For You Beverages in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    Better for you beverages will not register a significant impact from COVID-19 as the category will continue to register strong growth in 2020. The current value growth rate in better for you beverages was at its peak in 2017, with the category sales ...

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    Organic Beverages in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    Organic beverage sales will remain negligible or non-existent in South Africa in 2020, owing to insufficient interest amongst local producers. While there is a limited number of private label lines of tea (Woolworths), and some RTD green tea such as ...

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    Naturally Healthy Packaged Food in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    In 2020, consumers increasingly opted to develop and maintain a naturally healthy diet to boost their immune system rather than relying on supplementation. Furthermore, the category experienced strengthening demand in line with health and wellness ...

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    Health and Wellness in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    The impact COVID-19 had on health and wellness in 2020 was quite limited when compared with other industries in South Africa. One reason for this is because consumers interested in health and wellness typically earn a higher-than-average income and ...

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    Free From in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    Free from lactose will continue to experience demand in 2020 as a large proportion of the South African population is lactose intolerant. Whilst the economic impact left many consumers cash-strapped, those suffering from intolerances still opted to ...

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    Organic Packaged Food in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    Organic packaged food will continue to record the strongest growth in both retail current value terms within health and wellness packaged food in 2020, although it will also remain the smallest category. Therefore, its impressive performance is ...

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    Fortified/Functional Beverages in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    On-trade consumption has been strongly negatively affected by the pandemic, suffering from the closure of establishments during lockdown and further restrictions imposed after lockdown. As well as establishments being forbidden to operate at full ...

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    Naturally Healthy Beverages in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    Naturally healthy beverages will continue to record stable demand in South Africa in 2020, with sales dominated by NH soft drinks. Due to local production and sourcing, no major supply issues were experienced, even with the stockpiling that occurred ...

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    Cat Food in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    Economy dry cat food is seeing a significant boost, as consumers are trading down to more affordable brands due to the financial impacts from COVID-19. Successful brands include Catmor (from Foodcorp (Pty) Ltd), Epol (from Nestlé South Africa (Pty) ...

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    Pet Products in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    Pet products has benefitted from pet owners spending more time at home with their animals during the time of the COVID-19 pandemic. Whilst cat litter is showing the strongest growth in 2021, it is only a very small margin ahead of pet healthcare. Pet...

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    Other Pet Food in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    Other pet food remains a specialised and niche category in South Africa, with pet shops being the main channel for sales. Whilst bird food and fish food can be found in supermarkets, the allocated shelf space is very limited. Therefore, as pet shops ...

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    Dog Food in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    Consumers are being seen to trade down in dog food, due to the financial impacts caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Mid-priced dry dog food is performing the best in 2021, following declines seen in 2020 when economy dry dog food was seeing the ...

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    Pet Care in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    Pet care is being stimulated by increased pet ownership in South Africa. There was an initial period at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, in 2020, when consumers abandoned their pets because they feared animals could spread the virus. However, this...

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    E-Commerce (Goods and Services) in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    As demand for e-commerce spiked during the pandemic, last-mile delivery became a key battleground for retailers. Among grocery retailers, Pick n Pay acquired online grocery delivery app Bottles, relaunching it in December 2020 in 22 cities with over ...

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    Digital Landscape in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    In March 2020, a National State of Disaster was declared in South Africa due to COVID-19, and as a result, the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa temporarily assigned additional spectrum to the leading communication companies to ...

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    Digital Consumer in South Africa

    Apr 2021

    The pandemic significantly altered consumer behaviour, with many embracing e-commerce in the remote environment for the first time. This trend was initially driven by lockdown regulations, but even after these restrictions were relaxed somewhat, ...

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    Sportswear in South Africa

    Mar 2021

    Sportswear saw dynamic current value growth during most of the review period, but turned to decline in 2020. Non-essential stores, including all sportswear shops, were closed during the initial COVID-19 hard lockdown period in the first half of the ...

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