One of the Africa’s most successful budget retailers (head-quartered in SA) sought to better understand evolving needs of the African fashion consumer. To address this, IGI were approached to unpack the values, drivers and needs of their core consumer, develop a consumer driven regional strategy & create understanding around financial services opportunities in 6 markets.
IGI worked with consumers to produce photo diaries, snapshots from shopping & home visits & powerful films displaying a united archetypal African consumer. IGI also designed areas within their office space to reflect their African customers.
A consumer led product & assortment strategy for the continent that has helped to maintain double digit country specific growth, across the continent.
IGI recruited and hosted a series of consumer innovation workshops which allowed the consumer and the client to co-create product and services specific to the youth market.
IGI worked with consumers to identify key subcultures, scenes and emerging activities across 9 African countries.
IGI facilitated a panel of heavy viewers and collaborated with them to understand their viewing habits, preference and needs in order to determine how and why men watch what they do.
Cape TownUnit 301