Supply Chain and Logistics

Why a wave of technology giants will come from Africa

Ian Lessem, Managing Partner at HAVAÍC, investors in early-stage, high-growth technology businesses, notes a significant increase in investment demand for African technology startups.He says...

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...

Fintech specialist company e4 launches computer centre benefitting 900 students

Fintech specialist company, e4, recently launched a computer centre to benefit the 900 students of Diepdale Secondary School in Soweto, Gauteng. Partnering with Melisizwe Computer...

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...

Four reasons to consider automated cash management to cut costs and...

With more than 50% of consumer transactions completed with notes and coins, according to the Payments Association of SA - cash is still king...

What lies ahead for the future of print in a post-COVID-19...

The explosion of digital media has had a major impact on how business is done and how consumers are engaged. It’s perhaps not surprising...

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...

7 Worthwhile applications for flat pack containers

The idea of containers being used as an instant space-saving solution is not new, with shipping containers being used for everything from student apartment...

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...

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...

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...

International training opportunity for women employed in transport, logistics, supply chain...

The Commercial Transport Academy (CTA), a multi-accredited and internationally recognised academy with a focus on women upliftment, is launching an exciting transport and logistics...

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...