Cashbuild interim net profit up 41% to R272.55m

Cashbuild on Tuesday, reported a 41% rise in net profit to R272.55m in the six months to end-December from the year-earlier period. The building material...

Yet another overall Festool award goes to the women

Kari de Villiers was announced the overall 2016 winner of the Festool sponsored University of Johannesburg faculty of Art Design, Architecture, and Industrial Design...

Budget 2017 in a nutshell

  Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan had a tough message for South Africans in Wednesday’s Budget Speech in the National Assembly, with the introduction of a...

Cape Town is to have its first Working with Wood Show...

Cape Town is to have its first Working with Wood Show in conjunction with Spiros Mica at the Polo Club Durbanville Racecourse. - Friday...

Triton power tools Masters of Wood Project Plan competition

“Triton Power tools aim, with this competition is to engage with the wider woodworking community and to increase the quantity and quality of project...

NEW FROM TORK CRAFT. 13 PIECE TAP & DIE SET, COMBINATION...

Available from Tork Craft and at all leading outlets country wide is a range of quality combination sets in hard plastic cases. The 13-piece Tap...

Africa’s largest product sourcing expo rebranded in 2017 to ‘meet buyers’...

Trade buyers arriving in Johannesburg this year are promised an exciting new SAITEX event offering more new products that meet the demands of increasingly...

5 Ways retailers can add value to their customers

George Chang, Senior Vice President Sales, Merchandising, and Marketplace at Rakuten Since the beginning of the global recession, retailers have increasingly relied on discounting to...

Imperial secures majority stake in Kenya-based logistics group

Transport and logistics group, Imperial, has secured a 70% stake in Kenya-based logistics group in a R470m deal that bolsters its growth strategy on...

South African online spend expected to reach R53bn by 2018

PayPal's third annual global report on cross-border trade, in partnership with Ipsos, is predicting that South African online spend will grow to over R53...

ID Logistics SA certifies five sites to global quality standards

ID Logistics South Africa, part of global French contract logistics company, recently certified their five South African sites through a process of conducting external...

Imperial selects Tracker as fleet management partner

Imperial Car Rental has selected Tracker as its sole fleet management partner. The partnership will see Tracker work hand in hand with Imperial’s fleet management...

Have retailers trained SA consumers to shop on sale?

Plus five tips for local retailers to drive full-price purchase   Introduction Thanks to retail promotions – an area in which South Africa is fast catching up...

‘Simplicity in Design’-themed kitchens to display at Decorex SA 2017

Decorex SA 2017, showcasing in KwaZulu-Natal, Western Cape and Gauteng, will feature four expertly-designed kitchen stands in the Franke Kitchen Trends-sponsored feature, themed ‘Simplicity...

Geberit exhibits at Homemakers in Johannesburg

Meet the innovation leaders of bathroom solutions - where Design meets Function Proudly showcasing an exclusive preview of their upcoming 2017 innovations, Geberit will once...

Shares respond as PPC, AfriSam renew merger talks

Pretoria - PPC shares rose by almost 3 percent on Monday after the listed cement and lime producer and AfriSam, two of South Africa’s...

Protection for the agrochemical sector

Incorrectly used agrochemicals can have serious consequences for the health of users, the public, and the environment. Key to protecting all stakeholders from unnecessary...

Reduce customer queues with mPOS

Businesses can ease month-end queues simply by adding a mobile point-of-sale device to their traditional POS solution.   South African retailers are inclined to treat their...