Shoprite offers bursaries for Retail Business Management and Pharmacy students

The Shoprite Group has opened bursary applications for Retail Business Management and Pharmacy students for the 2022 academic year. Registered university students with a 65%...

The benefits of ERP for manufacturers and distributors

There are a number of challenges that are keeping manufacturers and distributors awake at night. The most dangerous of these is the uncontrollable forces...

New CX agency Wonder enters South Africa’s marketing landscape

As of March 2021, South Africa’s marketing landscape has an innovative new player – a CX agency with three significant leaders at the helm.Industry...

7 Worthwhile applications for flat pack containers

The idea of containers being used as an instant space-saving solution is not new, with shipping containers being used for everything from student apartment...

5 Benefits of participating in a Business Accelerator Programme

South African’s have a demonstrated history for innovation, from tech start-ups going global to successful township and rural economy entrepreneurs. Most innovative ideas however...

SA wants to block imports of more products that aren’t ‘100%...

Small business development minister Khumbudzo Ntshavheni says the department is in talks with the Department of Trade, Industry and Competition to designate more products...

What brands should know about image and video SEO

For many Internet users, buying a new product or service starts with an online search query. In fact, 46% of product searches begin on...

How to improve retail loyalty and decrease competition

In the age of digital transformation, it is critical to guide your target audience through the customer journey from interest to purchase. Customers nowadays...

Adoption of Tech in Building & Construction in Africa – webinar

Join the Africa Proptech Forum on 26 April at 14h00 SAST for the webinar: Adoption of technology in African building and construction. Get insights from...

Use packaging to sell more products

To ‘upsell’ is a sales strategy used by brand owners to offer consumers opportunities to purchase related products or services, often to make a...

Using employee engagement to drive call centre performance

It’s a fact that attrition rates in Call Centres in South Africa are a massive challenge. High-pressure environments, stress and burnout, absenteeism and performance...

How positive debt can help SA’s SMEs grow

Regardless of the size of your company or how great your product may be, at some point every business will need more finance than...

How to ensure a successful ERP implementation

ERP has had a bad rep in the past for being costly, complex and unwieldy. But manufacturers and other companies considering installing or updating...

Consumables that reduce total cost of ownership

Pyrotec PackMark provides a full range of superior consumables that are based on sound research conducted by its principals’ chemists. These consumables are specially...

Econet Group and Mastercard to collaborate on fintech solutions for Covid-19...

The Econet Group through its subsidiary Cassava Fintech International (Cassava Fintech) and Mastercard have entered into a strategic partnership to advance digital inclusion across...

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The Fourth Industrial Revolution in sub-Saharan Africa: key to the coronavirus...

The coronavirus pandemic has significantly accelerated the global spread of technologies associated with the so-called Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR), among them artificial intelligence, internet...

Tetra Pak South Africa welcomes next step in circular economy journey

Tetra Pak South Africa has welcomed Section 18 Regulations to the National Environmental Management: Waste Act (NEMWA) which comes into effect from 05 May...