African Construction and Totally Concrete Expo 2021

The African Construction & Totally Concrete Expo is a significant contributor to the economic growth, recovery and transformation within Southern Africa’s construction industry and...

Retailers under pressure as fuel increases kick in

"Given the depths of the economic crisis South Africa is facing in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the latest round of fuel price...

Protect production uptime with tried-and-tested consumables

For decades, Markem-Imaje, locally represented by Pyrotec PackMark, has developed consumable solutions for customers’ evolving needs and expectations. Compared to third-party supplies or ‘grey’...

Engaging shoppers on their shopping journeys has never been so important

New shopper research has revealed that people’s focus on mental health and wellbeing during consecutive lockdowns has led to an increase in the number...

2Engage expands its African footprint

2Engage is building on its success in Africa, with customer engagement and incentive solutions that deliver value to customers and companies across multiple industries.Based...

Superior thermal insulation with Pratliperl®

Pratliperl® from Pratley is a ‘green’ building material that can assist the construction industry to meet sustainability criteria such as SANS 204. It is...

First Digital enables frontline workers through digital solutions

First Technology Digital, a future-enabled partner for digital transformation, digital workplaces and machine learning, has placed a serious focus on empowering the local frontline...

Cashbuild more than doubles profit as expansion continues

Cashbuild, SA’s largest retailer of building materials, has more than doubled its interim profit and is continuing its expansion as Covid-19 drives impressive growth...

Nedbank’s ‘tap on phone’ – a first in Africa – empowers...

At the height of the global Covid-19 pandemic, Nedbank became, and still is the only bank to offer small, medium and micro enterprises (SMMEs)...

Retailers were hoping for more from the 2021 Budget Speech

Given the depths of the economic crisis South Africa is facing in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses would have hoped to have...

Smollan’s story shifts with new rebrand

Connecting to what really matters, is one of the rationales behind Smollan’s decision to rebrand. By breathing new life, reigniting passion, and representing the...

Home DIY lifts cement sales amid Covid-19 restrictions in SA

The unique challenges brought on by the Covid-19 crisis – lockdowns, remote work and social distancing – have provided a surprising boon for cement...

Zero-maintenance intelligent coding

Locally represented in South Africa by Pyrotec PackMark, Anser is a trusted manufacturer of product identification coding solutions and a global leader in thermal...

Ecommerce Day set to grow ecommerce sector in South Africa

Leading industry players in the online retail space are getting behind a new initiative to support the growth of South Africa’s ecommerce industry. We might...

An evolving retail insurance market

The disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in a reimagining of the retail insurance sector. With an international survey finding that 40% of insurers...

A long-term coding solution

Starting and growing a business are both crucial times for any company. Changes in production type, rate, and even packaging formats can make things...

In pursuit of progress: defining true transformation

Digital transformation has undergone massive acceleration over the past year. In the Microsoft quarterly earnings report, CEO Satya Nadella famously said that the company had...

New bill aims to make it easier to do business in...

The opposition Democratic Alliance has tabled its Ease of Doing Business Bill which is aimed at cutting and reducing red tape associated with doing...