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Go beyond to make your customers feel comfortable this Easter

Posted by Sureswipe on 23 March 2021

With everybody on the hunt for Easter eggs and getting ready to spend time with family, stores are expected to see a significant rise in foot traffic. This could make your regular customers feel uncomfortable and a little unsettled as rumours of another COVID wave circulates.
Here are a few tips to ensure you continue to abide by protocols so that you can go above and beyond to give your customers peace of mind that their safety is top priority.

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Topics: retail, sales, seasonal business, tips, Growing Your Retail Business, business owners

Tips on how to keep your card machine clean

Posted by Sureswipe on 1 March 2021

Keeping your card machine clean and sanitised is a priority, and we've compiled a short list to help you keep your customers safe while they shop in your store.

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Topics: retail, tips, customers, card machine

The power of positive customer experiences

Posted by Sureswipe on 18 February 2021

March 2021 has arrived in the blink of an eye. And as this year continues to whizz past, and uncertain times loom, there is one thing we have all come to understand during the pandemic, and that is the power of positive customer experiences. 

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Topics: retail, tips, customers, positive reviews, business owners, shopping habbits, influence, make more money


Posted by Sureswipe on 15 January 2021

The last 12 months has been a rollercoaster ride. No one was more affected during the pandemic than independent retailers.We find ourselves in an unfamiliar landscape that has changed drastically since the outbreak of COVID-19, demanding we put on our innovative hats and become more resilient. 

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Topics: retail, strategy, tips, Growing Your Retail Business

Building your 2021 business plan

Posted by Sureswipe on 4 January 2021

Happy New Year! Recently, we’ve seen signs that many businesses have reopened after the devastating effects of 2020. Yet uncertainty remains as South Africa’s state of disaster extends into the New Year with elevated infections in high risk areas. 

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Topics: retail, strategy, tips, Growing Your Retail Business

The festive season is upon us. Are you prepared?

Posted by Sureswipe on 6 December 2020

With the exciting sound of Christmas music, gift wrapping and eye-catching décor filling the stores, it’s safe to say that the festive season is fast approaching. But with it being the busiest time of year with the highest amount of foot traffic – are you prepared for the rush and is safety still a top priority in your store?

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Topics: retail, strategy, tips, Growing Your Retail Business

Adumo acquires point-of-sale company GAAP

Posted by Sureswipe on 30 November 2020



South African fintech company Adumo has announced its acquisition of point-of-sale company GAAP for an undisclosed amount. The deal is subject to approval by the Competition Commission.

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Topics: Sureswipe News

Reimagine the way you do Black Friday

Posted by Sureswipe on 29 October 2020

It’s almost that time of year again. The biggest shopping day of the year where excited customers dash through stores, eager to get their hands on the next best Black Friday deal. 

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Topics: restaurants, retail, strategy, tips, Growing Your Retail Business

Sureswipe Celebrates The Restaurant Industry

Posted by Sureswipe on 1 October 2020

Every year on October 20th, we pay homage to chefs around the globe and recognise their noble profession. This year, more than ever, we celebrate the restaurant industry and your customers that propel it forward due to the devastating implications that COVID-19 has had on the industry.

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Topics: restaurants, retail, strategy, tips, Growing Your Retail Business

Sureswipe, Grobank partnership gives independent retailers the edge

Posted by Sureswipe on 26 June 2020

We are excited to partner with Grobank and to provide their clients with simple and affordable payment solutions.

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Topics: retail, Growing Your Retail Business

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