The Foschini Group (TFG) are one of the regions largest retailers, with 2,000 stores and 18 brands. Their most well-known being the flagship ladies-wear brand Foschini, and the home store @home.
The group is focused on continued growth, with a massive store roll-out in recent years and plans to increase to 300 stores outside of the RSA.
ACS’ strength in South Africa and throughout the region, contributed to the award of a contract with TFG to manage their freight from suppliers across Asia, the Indian Sub-Continent and the Indian Ocean Islands.
Industry commentators have been impressed by the way in which Foschini has rebounded strongly after the global credit crunch, citing improvements in its supply chain, having produced noticeable results.
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