Safe.Shop South Africa Trustmark
One of our aims at the Ecommerce Forum of Africa is to help increase shoppers’ trust in ecommerce.
We looked at a number of solutions, and identified the best – Safe.Shops - which is branded Safe.Shop South Africa.
WHO WE ARE
The Ecommerce Forum of Africa was created by major Ecommerce players in November 2016, with the mission to increase awareness, confidence and capability of the ecommerce (online selling) sector in South Africa. The EFA is the forum for all players in the Ecommerce industry — working cohesively with each other to enrich the overall ecommerce industry in South Africa.
BECOME AN EFA MEMBER
Membership is open to all stakeholders in the African eCommerce industry, including etailers and service providers. To encourage a collaborative environment, members joining the Ecommerce Forum of Africa are asked to contribute based on the size of their business. All members will have access to the same resources and benefits (Training, Research, Representation, Forum & Networking).
EFFECTIVE MEASURE REPORT
B2B Online surveyed 100 people about the biggest online challenges facing B2B sales and marketing leaders in manufacturing and distribution today. From ecommerce platform development and upgrades, to data flow and integration, B2B is giving you insight on the latest digital strategies, and challenges proving most common in the manufacturing and distribution sectors.
UPCOMING EVENTS & MEETINGS
With the General Election on 8 May, it is not surprising that things have been quite quiet in Pretoria these last months. Some proposals have been taken off the statute books – at least for the time being, like the Copyrights Amendment Bill, which eventually was smothered by complaints from almost all stakeholders (we reported…
The UNECA has recently pointed out that countries in the East African Community are growing at almost double the rate of those in the rest of the Continent (6.2% compared to 3.2%) as a result of their investment in technology, infrastructure and better fiscal policies that help startups to flourish. These policies have seen Nairobi’s…
Instagram has launched a @shop account, which is basically a curation of posts from online merchants that sell products through the Instagram app. @shop will promote items from emerging brands from categories such as fashion, beauty and home decor. For now, the account will spotlight one brand a day and tell the story behind that business.…