Cafeine Retail is a niche, South African based consultancy focused on the integrated Retail value chain. We bring Retail skills to consulting as opposed to consulting skills to retail.

Cafeine differentiates itself by providing highly experienced resources who have extensive experience in senior positions within the retail industry and who are able to provide insight and advice from having “been there, done it”. This experience speeds up the process of finding solutions while substantially reducing risk. Our experience covers a wide range of retail formats including Food, Clothing, Homeware, Beauty and Financial Services.

What areas do we cover?

 Cafeine deploys experienced associates across the entire retail business model, from strategy to implementation. Specifically we cover the following business areas:


  • Retail Strategy
  • Buying/product ranges
  • Merchandise Planning/replenishment
  • Product quality assurance
  • Food Safety and traceability systems
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Supplier management
  • Information Technology
  • DC and warehouse design
  • Fleet and transport
  • Store Operations
  • Marketing
  • ECommerce
  • Retail Financial Services to add your own text