Blogs

2020-08-28

We take a look at the prices of staple grains like maize meal, samp and rice.
We are very excited to announce the release of trundlerpy!

2020-08-24

We take a look at milk prices over the past 5 months.

2020-08-21

Apples, bananas and oranges have become a lot cheaper over the past few months.
Gym users have had to exercise from home during lockdown. Has the price of exercise equipment increased?
Coca-Cola is one of the largest soft drink manufacturers in the world. Recently, they've changed some of their products in response to the sugar tax and increasing calls to reduce plastic waste.

2020-07-28

Trundler’s catalog of retailers and products is growing all the time! Sometimes, it might take a while to return queries that request a lot of data. That’s why we’ve added a new progress bar feature to the {trundler} R package.
Home-brewed pineapple beer has been a popular drink while alcohol sales have been prohibited. How has this affected the price of pineapples?
The national lockdown has required many South Africans to work from home. Has the price of home office equipment increased during this time?

2020-07-13

Do prices increase before “gifting holidays”? Valentine’s Day, Easter, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Boss’s Day, Halloween and Christmas… these are just some of the many “gifting holidays” that are scattered throughout the year.