DAMSense Argility POPIA
POPIA 2020 and Digital Asset Management

Jul 27, 2020

The much anticipated SA Protection of Personal Information Act (PoPIA) came into effect on the 1st July giving businesses one year’s grace to get their compliance ducks in a row and align their controls and protection of customer sensitive personal information with the conditions of lawful processing of personal information. After the 30 June 2021 businesses will face severe penalties for non-compliance.Whilst most of us have been aware of the looming PoPIA and have started to take the steps required to ensure alignment we can no longer hide behind the lack of finalised dates to formalise the internal actions required....

PredictRetail Argility
PredictRetail accepts the challenge to improve business

Jul 27, 2020

Retail has faced many hurdles due to the economic climate which has been further compounded by the impact of lockdown. This, of course, is very challenging. Argility’s artificial intelligence analysis tool, PredictRetail, is the answer.This cost-effective cloud solution improves business insights, supports growth, plus it enhances your knowledge of your business and customers. It heightens shopper retention and empowers retailers with the ability to boost sales to current and new customers. All of this in turn leads to boosted profits and sustainability. Key dashboards enable you to keep operations running smoothly and maximise profitability.Given the current COVID context and the...

SkyData – Temperature Monitoring and Control for SA’s Pharmaceutical
SkyData – Temperature Monitoring and Control for SA’s Pharmaceutical sector

Jul 13, 2020

Eamon McCann, CTO, the Argility Technology Group, outlines some of the challenges facing the pharmaceutical and medical sectors with regards to thermolabile products.The South African Pharmacy Council (SAPC) strictly governs the procurement, storage, and distribution of thermolabile – defined as a product or substance readily destroyed or deactivated by heat – pharmaceutical products. These rules are in accordance with the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) specifications.Companies that store and distribute these products must ensure that they comply with SAPC GPP (Good Pharmacy Practice) regulations of ambient, fridge or cold room temperatures, making it essential that the temperatures are constantly monitored in...

As a retailer, isn’t it time to embrace artificial Intelligence?
As a retailer, isn’t it time to embrace artificial Intelligence?

Jun 30, 2020

By Sonja LeonciniRetailers need to stay current and with the impact of COVID-19 and downturn of the economy, the game has changed. Now, like never before is the time to keep competitive and sustainable; don’t wait, act now. Retailers are always scrutinising ways to improve profits and grow business and AI is an essential tool . You have data – yes? Then make it work for you in a way that will allow you to engage and improve your relationships with your customers through personalisation. Create loyalty by running targeted campaigns focussed on the customers’ preferences, improve stock management, cut...

MultiTrax retail driver delivery solution
MultiTrax – The retail driver delivery solution

Jun 02, 2020

By Tanya Long, COO Argility Technology GroupPlanning deliveries, scheduling and tracking drivers has, at no other time in history, been more important as retailers jostle to retain and grow trade and move to online purchases with timeous delivery.MultiTrax – developed in-house by Argility – empowers businesses with the ability to schedule deliveries and track drivers.  This easy to use App permits efficient route planning, proactive customer notifications, enhanced proof of delivery (PoD) processing and maximisation of driver availability.  It is a comprehensive delivery system hosted in the cloud that enables drivers to effectively execute on deliveries allocated to them through...