SMEs need to avoid festive season delivery bottlenecks and this is particularly relevant given the escalating volumes of deliveries for online fulfilment as an increasing number of companies sell their products online.
By Shane de Beer 9 Dec 2013 09:21
Pioneer Food Group officially opened its new R470m Sasko bakery at Shakaskraal, north of Durban, yesterday, 5 December 2013, giving it better access to the KwaZulu-Natal market.
By Nick Hedley 6 Dec 2013 15:09
Massmart launches a new format for the DIY market with its new format, Builders Superstore, which will service customers with homes situated in dense residential, township, rural and developing areas.
2 Dec 2013 10:16
Last year, over 130,000 Chinese travellers visited the country, a growth of over 50% on 2011. Numbers are expected to rise significantly after Chinese President Xi Jinping and President Jacob Zuma jointly declared 2014 the 'Year of South Africa' in China at this year's BRICS summit.
28 Nov 2013 10:34
With the national unemployment rate sitting at 25.2% and job creation a particular focus on the current economic agenda, developing entrepreneurship through direct selling is one possible solution.
22 Nov 2013 11:58
Paying a fraction of the price for your favourite DVD might seem like a sweet deal, but the Department of Trade and Industry has warned that there is a very bitter side to pirated and illicit goods.
11 Nov 2013 10:57
Consumer brands giant AVI has banked a R150m compensatory payment after cosmetics group Coty opted out of a 13-year-old exclusive distribution agreement.
By Marc Hasenfuss 8 Nov 2013 13:29
Under the auspices of the Istanbul Electrical - Electronics, Machinery and Information Technology Exporter's Association (TET), representatives of 15 leading companies in the electronics, electrical and cabling sector will meet local businesses in Sandton on 31 October.
10 Oct 2013 09:13
The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) has commissioned the South African arm of global engineering company Siemens to implement new world-class rail signalling systems and track upgrades on the Johannesburg and Pretoria rail passenger networks.
9 Dec 2013 12:40
South African bulk-haulage company Cargo Carriers is increasingly active through sub-Saharan Africa, as African economies continue to grow apace despite a global recession.
8 Nov 2013 11:03
Pinnacle Africa will immediately begin distributing Seagate internal hard drives, reflecting its growth in the component distribution market.
4 Nov 2013 10:11
As the government continues to significantly invest in moving freight from road to rail, strategy and collaboration, as well as infrastructure development, will ensure a seamless transition and cause minimal disruption to the ailing trucking industry in South Africa.
30 Oct 2013 11:26
It's fair to say that Africa's logistics story is only now being written, especially where its courier and express parcel (CEP) industries are concerned.
30 Oct 2013 09:35
Privately owned and family-operated business Cape Union Mart Group will expand its footprint in SA, Namibia and Botswana, CEO Andre Labuschaigne said on late last week.
By Zeenat Moorad 22 Oct 2013 15:36
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