Tower merges with Sandart to take leading SA products abroad

Leading office stationery supplier Tower, acquired local business Sandart on 1 April 2021 in a strategic move to diversify their home product portfolio and...

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%...

A late long harvest proves great for flavour development – Nederburg

“This year’s wine grape harvest has been one of the latest to start but also one of the longest. Slower than average ripening made...

Lewis Group shares rocket on forecast of bumper earnings

Shares in Lewis Group – which owns brands such as Lewis, Best Home and Electric, Beares and United Furniture Outlets – rocketed by more...

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...

High-performance adhesives prove effective in agri equipment maintenance

Keeping agricultural equipment in top running condition is a priority for farmers, as any downtime due to a lack of maintenance can have a...

Squish launches new 200ml bigger pouch for toddlers

South Africa’s well-loved convenient baby food brand, Squish, has launched an SA first - a new larger 200ml pouch size especially for toddlers and...

Clicks to hold largest retail pharmacy network in SA after Pick...

Health and beauty retailer Clicks Group is set to hold the largest retail pharmacy network in South Africa, with a portfolio of 632 pharmacies...

Pick n Pay targets restoration and preservation of SA’s forests with...

Leading up to World Environment Day 2021 on 5 June, Pick n Pay has launched its latest 100% reusable RPET bag featuring some of...

Rooibos sector innovates to respond to growing demand for healthy, specialty...

The refocusing of priorities amid the global pandemic has put an already buoyant health and wellness market into overdrive. This has spurred the demand...

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...

Inaugural Great BIG Wine Survey insights to be unpacked during free...

An overwhelming response from winemakers to the recently released results of the first Great BIG Wine Survey brought to you by Hollard, has inspired...

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...

Pick n Pay encourages customers to use R200-million in unredeemed Smart...

Pick n Pay is encouraging customers to use over R200-million in unredeemed Smart Shopper points – the amount unclaimed by customers in the last...

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...

50% Organics ban from landfills coming in 2022

The landfill ban of organic waste in the Western Cape comes into effect in 2022 with a requirement of 50% reduction and 100% reduction...