- “The increasing importance of data adds three very real risks to companies – downtime, compliance and security.
- The volume of sales fell by 1,4% year-on-year; the first negative annual growth rate since February 2017. On the other hand Black Friday boosted sales to 2,9% year-on-year in terms of volume.
- Google Trends shows us that consumer interest on Black Friday has more than doubled. In South Africa, the percentage increase is a staggering 900% making it both a lucrative, but also a highly strenuous time for retailers.”