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N5b Silicon Valley coming to Ikeja

The private sector is not relenting in contributing to the mega city status of Lagos State. Across the real estate sector, especially in the retail mall sub sector, it is a common sight to behold mega, ultra-modern plazas. In furtherance of this trend, a real estate firm, Messrs Masters Reality International Concepts Limited, has unveiled […]

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Tecno launches the sale of its limited edition Camon CX smartphones in partnership with Slot Nigeria

TECNO Mobile announced an exclusive sales agreement with SLOT Nigeria. The contractual partnership provides for the exclusive nation-wide distribution of the company’s latest flagship, the Camon CX Manchester City Limited Edition smartphones. The photo focused Camon CX, aka selfie king, was launched in the first quarter of the year to rave reviews and acclaim. Now […]

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Exciting Retail Career Opportunities!

Retail Academy presents the “Retail Training and Internship Program – RTIP” The level of youth unemployment in Nigeria particularly among graduate is increasing at an alarming rate. This number is set to get worse as our institutions continue to produce more graduates year after year in an economy where the absorption capacity is very low. […]

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FINALLY, THE RETAIL ACADEMY IS HERE!

To successfully compete and excel in an ever changing consumer economy, retailers must continue to produce the ’wow’ moments for the customer. This will guarantee that your customers keep coming back, bring their family and friends with them, and advocate on your behalf to others. However, to do this effectively, retailers must become experts at […]

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Retail Sector: The Best Vehicle to Drive ‘Buy Made-in-Nigeria Goods’ Initiative – Joseph Ebata

Operators in the retail industry have stated that without the sector, the federal government ‘Buy Made-in-Nigeria Goods’ initiative may not succeed. This assertion was made at the fourth edition of The Retail Leaders Conference with the theme: ‘Supporting Retail:  The next Driver of Nigeria’s Economic Growth’, which took place in Lagos. According to the operators, […]

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CBN Auctions $186m Through Retail SMIS

Following last Tuesday’s assurances by the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, that the CBN would continue to intervene in the foreign exchange market, the bank wednesday auctioned the sum of $185.86 million through retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS). This is just as the CBN yesterday settled the 10th […]

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Glo Unveils E top-up, Glo Café

Globacom in keeping with its promise of offering subscribers top quality brand experiences recently unveiled 2 products, Glo Sharp Sharp E-Top-Up and Glo Café products to give subscribers higher value in data and airtime. According to Mr. Sola Mogaji, Events and Sponsorships Senior Manager, the Sharp Sharp E Top-Up rewards customers eight times the value […]

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CBN boosts Retail Segment with $254.3m

Players in the retail segment of the Nigerian inter-bank Foreign Exchange (FOREX) market received a 254.3 million dollars boost from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday. The acting Director, Corporate Communications at the CBN, Mr Isaac Okorafor, in a statement explained that the sale was in response to bids received from authorised dealers, […]

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85% of customers leave the store empty-handed! – Joseph Ebata

  The President, Bervidson Retail Group, convener of the annual Retail Leaders Conference, Mr. Joseph Ebata has said that poor customers’ experience impacts negative on retailers ability to drive outlet footfall, sales and profitability. Speaking on the topic “Customer Experience -The New Battleground of Retail Success” at the just concluded 4th edition of the annual […]