ZEENAT MOORAD: No tall drink of water

The Oracle of Omaha has his breakfast of champions most days of the week. And it almost always includes a glass of Coke

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ZEENAT MOORAD: Will Stuttafords fold?

Politics is to blame, but only partly. Stuttafords, for years, has been a retailer in crisis, operationally

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ZEENAT MOORAD: Something to Choo on

The tale of the Reimann family and the shoe that simply doesn’t fit

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ZEENAT MOORAD: The joys of ‘brinner’

Let it be known that I am a "brinner" fan. You probably are too, and you just don’t know it

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ZEENAT MOORAD: Pepsi loses perspective

The gaffe in its latest ad shows how the client/agency relationship is being altered — with a little less collaboration and a little more tunnel vision, writes ...

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ZEENAT MOORAD: Corruption, Brazil-style

Dead meat is a dirty business and the timing couldn’t be worse as the country is in the throes of its worst recession on record

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ZEENAT MOORAD: Bell tolls as malls pall

Over the past 10 years 'the death of the American mall' has gone from hyperbole to reality

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ZEENAT MOORAD: Nostalgia a winning game for toymakers

Lego and its rivals, Hasbro and Mattel, are in an overarching tricky spot

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ZEENAT MOORAD: Is Snapchat worth this?

Never before have the words poop and sexting been used in a listing prospectus

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ZEENAT MOORAD: Who’s a clever bog. Get ready for the era of the smart toilet

Get ready for the era of the smart toilet

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ZEENAT MOORAD: Baby, baby, baby

Durex owner Reckitt Benckiser's baby formula deal set to capitalise off China's expected population growth since the one-child policy was terminated

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ZEENAT MOORAD: Rewarding loyalty

Consider this: 40% of Starbucks transactions in the US come from a Starbucks card

ZEENAT MOORAD: Pull the other leg?

Is the Nando's London listing rumour the same as the retail unicorn, the Nando’s 'Black Card'?

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SHOP TALK: Eye of the beholder

EssilorLuxottica is one of the largest cross-border tie-ups in Europe, with the eyewear industry worth €121bn, it has room for growth

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SHOP TALK: Getting a leg up in SA

Though they are dwarfed by JSE-listed retailers, collectively, global retailers have stolen market share

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SHOP TALK: A data play by the book

Never has there been a more greatly exaggerated narrative than that of the death of the bookstore, writes Zeenat Moorad