If any more evidence is needed that the future of food and retail is digital, and that SA consumers are under pressure, Famous Brands is scrambling to get its Wimpy app up and running before the peak holiday season.

Being consumer-facing is becoming more important in the food business, and SA’s weak economy is helping accelerate a global trend towards online ordering.

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