Understanding consumer rights is becoming an integral part of conducting business in South Africa. With an increased emphasis on potential harm to consumers by goods and services, suppliers around the world must become conscious of their obligations in law in various jurisdictions including South Africa.
By Neil Kirby 24 Feb 2014 10:08
The health risks associated with office work have been well documented in recent years.
By Alexa Garthwaite 20 Feb 2014 05:53
The Pocket Guide to Food Safety for Food Handlers in Packhouses and the Pocket Guide to Food Safety for Supervisors in Packhouses have been published by food safety specialist Graham Ries, adding to his series of handbooks for supervisors, managers and workers in the food and hospitality industry.
17 Feb 2014 10:21
One of the purposes of the Consumer Protection Act, No 68 of 2008 (CPA), is to "promote and advance the social and economic welfare of consumers" by "improving consumer awareness and information, and encouraging responsible and informed consumer choice and behaviour".
By Justine Krige 14 Feb 2014 14:35
Antibacterial soap and hand wash are everyday hygiene products to which most consumers do not give a second thought.
22 Jan 2014 17:10
CANNES, FRANCE: Cinemark, the local SA representatives of Cannes Lions and its affiliates, with their passion for both great film and advertising, bring you the latest information from the world's premier advertising festivals.
15 Jan 2014 11:21
Who says health warnings and measures when it comes to tobacco products don't work?
13 Jan 2014 08:42
CANNES, FRANCE: Lions Health, the new bespoke Festival and Awards celebrating creativity in healthcare marketing and communications, has opened for entries.
9 Jan 2014 11:38
Tartrazine, derived from coal tar, is a commonly used colour all over the world, mainly for yellow. Used to give some foods a yellow colour, yellow dye number 5 is found in desserts and sweets, beverages, snacks and cereal.
12 Dec 2013 13:42
Tribal Boyz is calling for anti-rape campaign Real Men Don't Rape to replace national football Fridays and DJs Karabo Ndaba and Jerry Malatji want government and business to support the idea.
28 Nov 2013 10:03
Petrow Food Ingredients, a key supplier of whole and blended herbs and spices, sauces, seed mixes and other ingredients to the local food industry, has strengthened its commitment to food safety by acquiring the globally benchmarked Food Safety System Certification - FSSC 22000.
25 Nov 2013 13:53
The Festive season is almost upon us and while it a time to be happy and relax with friends and family, it is sadly also the one time of the year when many South African motorists are injured or killed in car accidents, many of which could have been avoided.
By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 14 Nov 2013 13:21
Food safety should be top of mind for restaurant owners and managers, who need to stress safe food handling and sanitary practices in their kitchens.
By Patrick Nebuloni 31 Oct 2013 11:08
As tourist season gets into full swing, hoteliers have multiple hygiene challenges to consider. Rentokil Initial offers expert advice on keeping hotels, guest houses and lodges hygienic and fly-free.
Issued by Rentokil Initial 23 Oct 2013 12:25
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