Value-adding and compliant labelling solutions for the agrochemical industry

This typically includes handling, dosage, usage, storage, disposal, and first-aid instructions, as well as information about potential hazards. Often, these details must be translated into multiple...

ID Logistics SA reduces carbon footprint

Etienne Juillard, MD of ID Logistics SA comments, “Our KWH consumption savings are impressive as we are close on achieving over a quarter of consumption reduction over...

Black Friday heads to Shoprite stores countrywide

The decision to also introduce Black Friday to Shoprite’s 458 stores, in addition to the 202 Checkers stores, guarantees the country’s biggest ever Black Friday. This worldwide...

Gareth Ackerman on Pick n Pay’s growth story

Ackerman outlined how implementing the company’s ethos involved a great amount of organisation: “Our philosophy is that rich people love low prices, poor people need low prices...

Retailers to watch this Black Friday, Cyber Monday

While nobody is certain where the name ‘Black Friday’ originated, one theory suggests it stems from the fact that many retailers operated at a loss...

Shoprite rolls out its trucks to help drought-stricken farming communities

Five trucks left the Shoprite Group’s distribution centre in Centurion on Friday morning to collect fodder and transport it to the Northern Cape, where the worst...

Festive retail sales may help give GDP a boost

While the sector is expected to remain muted, end-of-year sales and Black Friday are set to drive retail sales higher in the fourth quarterIn the third...

South African Wins International Truck Driver Competition

Kruger took top honours in the UD Quester product category.   The other South African participant, Buza Ngcelwane, received a reward for the Best Fuel Efficiency in the...

Famous Brands recommends Goscor for service and improved uptime

Goscor Lift Trucks Company replaces old and redundant equipment for Famous Brands - Africa's largest branded food services franchisor - ensuring critical uptime in...

Spar to rotate external auditors

In March, the JSE informed shareholders it had appointed E&Y as its external auditor to replace KPMG. The move, in response to Irba’s campaign, was announced...

Woolworths will be dreaming of a prime Christmas

The retailer said its overall sales for the 20 weeks to November 12 grew 2.6%, with weak performance from its Australian department store chain David Jones...

Meat without animals to hit shelves in 2021

Lo commented: "Memphis Meats, a 2016 startup secured funding this year from a group of investors, including Bill Gates and Richard Branson, as well as food...

Tis’ the season to be jolly…. Or is it?

The full retail landscape has growing diversity of local start-up brands and international powerhouses entering the market. Shoppers have options and overwhelming choice. They are responding...

Choppies wraps up purchase in KZN

On Friday, 3 November 2017, the company said it had closed a R100m deal for eight stores belonging to Arizona after obtaining approval from the Competition...

#NewCampaign: It starts with…

Four women representing South African bodies and lifestyles were chosen to motivate people to take up the challenge: body positivity activist Thick Leeyonce; ‘momtrepreneur’ Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp; fitness...

Imperial reviews its relationship with KPMG

KPMG provides secondary accounting and consulting services to Imperial to the tune of R13m a year. Imperial said it would await the outcome of the investigation by...

EC food prices rise: Farmers at breaking point

As a result of the extraneous circumstances, meat prices in the province are at an all-time high and could escalate even further in the immediate future...

Storm brews as Shoprite investors challenge pay policy

Mehluli Ncube, representing the Sentinel pension fund, described the invitation to participate in the teleconference as a little hostile. Ncube, who attended the annual general meeting...