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Burger King's cheap shot

We know you're angry and we know you enjoy waving your proverbial pitchforks about on your fickle bandwagon ride. So we're going to ask you to take a chill-pill and objectively consider what just went down...

By Erik de Jager & Cole Matthews 27 Aug 2015 15:20

Local retailers need to up their game

Thursday, 20 August, saw the grand opening of one of the world's oldest toy shops, Hamleys, right here in Gauteng at the Greenstone Mall, Edenvale...

By Dave Nemeth 27 Aug 2015 11:25

[SA Innovation Summit] Emerging companies insights: Where do we stand?

In a good news, bad news scenario, people would rather hear the bad news first. And in the case of emerging entrepreneurial businesses in South Africa, local is not so lekker, say Maija de Riijk-Uys and Alexandra Fraser of PwC Accelerator and Silicon Cape respectively...

By Nicci Botha 27 Aug 2015 09:13

'Strong results' announced by Woolworths Holdings

Woolworths Holdings (WHL) has announced results for the year ended 28 June 2015, including David Jones for the first time...

27 Aug 2015 11:10

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 146: Global insights from Effective Measure CEO

On the latest Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Graham Plant, CEO of Effective Measure...

27 Aug 2015 11:40

Scheme to help poor comes a cropper

With the government's new drive to assist informal businesses, corporates are increasingly looking to invest in and help build township economies. But if it doesn't make commercial sense it has little chance of being sustainable...

27 Aug 2015 09:00

[SA Innovation Summit] The business of disruption

We're facing a brave new world, where disruption technology and e-commerce are forcing traditional industries to re-examine their take on doing business to include innovative solution-based thinking if they want to stay in the game...

By Nicci Botha 26 Aug 2015 14:51

Sunday Times Top Brands Conference, Top Brands Awards announced

The second annual Top Brands Conference, hosted by Times Media Events, in association with the Sunday Times was held in Sandton earlier this week. This was followed by the Sunday Times Top Brands Awards...

28 Aug 2015 07:44

Major DHL investment in sub-Saharan Africa

Frank Appel, the CEO of Deutsche Post DHL Group, visited South Africa and Nigeria this week to demonstrate the importance of emerging markets to the group's strategy...

28 Aug 2015 10:00

Weak sub-Saharan markets hurt Massmart's interim earnings

Walmart-owned Massmart (MSM) on Thursday painted a bleak picture of the South African economy and said it expected trading conditions to remain constrained going into the second half of its financial year...

By Colleen Goko 28 Aug 2015 09:45

Italtile FY trading profit up 21% to R905m

Italtile (ITE) on Thursday reported a 21% rise in trading profit to R905m in the year to June from a year ago...

28 Aug 2015 09:15

SA July PPI 3.3% y/y vs 3.7% y/y in June

Producer inflation for final manufactured goods was 3.3% year-on-year in July, decreasing marginally from the 3.7% year-on-year rise recorded in June, Statistics SA data showed on Thursday...

28 Aug 2015 09:30

[SA Innovation Summit] Reimagining the future

"It ain't about us, it's about creating a space for our children to flourish. We have a responsibility to the future," says Gavin Mageni, Head of the SABS Design Institute...

By Nicci Botha 27 Aug 2015 11:29

Browse, pay and pick up with PriceCheck

PriceCheck, together with SnapScan and Pargo, are leading the way. By combining these services, PriceCheck now provides the ability to find, buy and deliver products from offline product catalogues, right from your mobile phone...

Issued by PriceCheck 27 Aug 2015 09:30

Engen wins Sunday Times Top Brands award

Engen has won a record fifth successive Sunday Times Top Brands award, having first won the award outright in 2011, after rising to joint first place in 2010...

27 Aug 2015 10:30

SETE 2015 set for City of Tshwane

Thebe Reed Exhibitions has announced that the City of Tshwane will be the Host City partner for the Sports & Events Tourism Exchange (SETE) for the next three years...

26 Aug 2015 13:09

SAB explains The Beer Bottle Digest

While many consumers put a beer bottle to their lips, do they know why the beer is housed in that specific bottle and what the beer bottle label is telling them? The South African Breweries provides a summary that may prove useful, as well as an example of Castle Lager's beer bottle label explained...

26 Aug 2015 12:40

SA attends AGOA Forum

Pretoria - Trade and Industry Minister, Dr Rob Davies, has arrived in Libreville, Gabon, where he will attend the 14th African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum...

26 Aug 2015 13:00

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