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Woolworths treading lightly on the Earth at the Mall of Africa

It's being hailed as the largest shopping mall in the country, but anchor tenant Woolworths aims to do its part to ensure that the new R5bn Mall of Africa in Midrand, Gauteng, treads lightly on the Earth...

29 Apr 2016

Fighting for the freedom of chickens

On Freedom Day, celebrities like Masterchef winner Kamini Pather and actor Benedikt Sebastian put their weight behind the campaign to get McDonald's SA to commit to...

28 Apr 2016

Significant growth reported by Faithful to Nature

There's scant research on the status of ethical consumerism in South Africa, but the 2015 Ethical Markets Report 2015 by the UK's Ethical Consumer reported an 8% rise in the UK, valued at GBP38 billion, despite a highly challenging fiscal year in that country.

22 Apr 2016

Woolies tops list of renewable energy retailers

Woolworths took top honours in a ranking of the commitments of SA's five biggest retailers to renewable energy compiled by environment lobby group Greenpeace Africa, while rival Shoprite Group was last...

By Charlotte Mathews 19 Apr 2016

New cold storage warehouse gives Imperial clients an edge

Investment in a new, state-of-the-art cold storage warehouse enables improved service levels, turnaround times and supports clients' growth strategies...

11 Apr 2016

Probio clinches environmental award

Probio is to receive the Certificate of Merit in The Climate Change Award category of the annual Eco-Logic Awards for its commitment to reducing greenhouse gas emissions using the Probio Bokashi Composting System...

7 Apr 2016

#BrandManagerMonth: Branding with a difference

Here, Daisy Masiangoako, marketing manager of Woolworths Food: Long Life, explains 'the Woolworths difference' when it comes to branding...

By Jessica Taylor 17 Mar 2016

Water-saving tips from Woolworths

Woolworths is on a journey to reduce drastically the amount of water it uses by putting water use in focus in stores, offices, distribution centres and across the supply chain...

17 Mar 2016

Green cleaning myths: probiotics, bacteria, enzymes and microbes

Ignorance, as they say, is bliss - except when it involves 'green' practices that are merely harming the environment in a different way, or having no effect at all. As the popularity of eco-friendly products continues to rise, manufactures and distributors are attempting to differentiate their products through the use of inaccurate statements, skewed facts and downright myths...

By Clinton Smith 16 Mar 2016

#BrandManagerMonth: for the love of wine brands

Meet Melissa Diedericks, marketing manager South Africa for Earthbound organic and Fairtrade wines. Diedericks is no stranger to wine brands and...

By Cari van Wyk 11 Mar 2016

Still much to do around womens' empowerment and equality, says Coca-Cola

Entrepreneurial development is a priority for South Africa; however the country still faces many challenges in creating an environment for entrepreneurs to flourish...

10 Mar 2016

SA retailers making strides towards sustainable seafood

At the end of 2015, six South African retailers, restaurants and suppliers engaged in the WWF-SASSI Retailer/Supplier Participation Scheme reached a milestone...

1 Mar 2016

Fairtrade project to lead Africa towards a green economy

The European Union is backing a South African project spearheaded by Fairtrade South Africa. The project aims to boost sustainable consumption and production...

19 Feb 2016

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