Fibre Circle appoints new CEO

Fibre Circle, the producer responsibility organisation (PRO) for the South African paper and paper packaging sector, has appointed Edith Leeuta as chief executive officer...

3 strategies to make your brand stand out from the competition

Consumers' expectations of online interactions with brands are changing as they spend more time online and adjust to digital transformation. How can businesses pivot and...

Danfoss showcases sustainable fire safety solution at first-ever Firexpo

Danfoss Fire Safety, a member of the global Danfoss Group, will demonstrate the benefits of high-pressure water mist technology for fire protection in commercial...

Metaverse, digital twins, and the future of the retail experience

Little did Neal Stephenson (author of Snow Crash, 1992) and the inventor of the term ‘metaverse’ know that this word would be foundational in...

Labels that weather the elements

Labels used for outdoor products must be able to weather the elements. If products are used outside or stored in places where they’re exposed to...

How the facilities management sector can help address some of the...

South Africa is currently experiencing one of the highest rates of unemployment since its first democratic government was voted into power in 1994. Statistics from...

Workers Day: How to upskill for these 5 in-demand fields

Jobless numbers in South Africa are at an all-time-high with the unemployment rate recently hitting a new record of 35.3%. A key challenge that South...

Move over, disruption – SA’s great ‘reimaginers’ have arrived

What are the reasons for innovation in any business niche? Perhaps the competition is growing, and a new breakout product or service is needed...

AI using behavioural biometrics to fight fraud

The competitive advantage in modern business relies more and more on the customer experience. With the availability of technologies such as AI, data has...

How to overcome some of the biggest plumbing challenges contractors may...

While the pandemic had a profound effect on many small businesses, those in the home services industry, which includes plumbers, saw demand for their...

Startups can drive economic development in SA, but these are the...

South Africa’s economy is driven by small businesses, which are expected to have created around 90% of all new jobs by 2030. Many of these jobs...

New product launches, demos and competitions galore coming up at Securex...

Exhibitors are pulling out all the stops to wow visitors at the first Securex South Africa expo since 2019.Africa’s leading security and fire trade...

Sector-specific learnerships to address essential skills shortage in the furniture sector

Nine high potential candidates have started a life-changing journey as part of the eThekwini Furniture Cluster’s (EFC) Workplace Readiness Programme for Unemployed Youth. The 12-month...

Positive exhibitor commitment as Africa’s largest OHS expo returns to Gallagher...

The excitement is mounting behind the scenes as the confirmed exhibitors for the continent’s leading occupational health and safety (OHS) show continue with their...

Vermont Sales Customer WORX Exhibition showcases full new range of 2022...

WORX customers get to view the full new range of 2022 products at the Vermont Sales Customer WORX Exhibition.The exhibition is a huge opportunity...

Sapics 2022 Conference & Exhibition to highlight ‘Purpose Driven Supply Chains’

SAVE THE DATE! Retail Brief Africa is a proud media partner for Sapics’ 44th annual leading event in Africa for Supply Chain Management taking...

World Earth Day: 5 ways you can be better for the...

There is no avoiding the fact that global warming and climate change is real and it’s happening. According to Nasa, “It is undeniable that...

ShopFully and Tiendeo join forces to create a leading international player...

ShopFully and Tiendeo, two of Europe’s most innovative technology companies in the Drive to Store sector, have announced a transaction that has created a...