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The 2014 Sunday Times Top Brands Awards winners announced
The 2014 Sunday Times Top Brands Awards winners announced

South Africa's top brands were announced at The 2014 Sunday Times Top Brands Awards ceremony held in Sandton on Friday 29 August...

1 Sep 2014 08:28

Boland Chenin Blanc wins again at 2014 SA Young Wine Show
Boland Chenin Blanc wins again at 2014 SA Young Wine Show

At the 2014 SA Young Wine Show, Boland Chenin Blanc won the General Smuts Trophy for SA Champion Young Wine and the prestigious Les Tastevins Du Cap Trophy for the sixth time.

29 Aug 2014 12:26

Refreshed Groupon website increases marketplace apps
Refreshed Groupon website increases marketplace apps

As part of its transition from a daily deal website to an online marketplace, Groupon has completely redesigned their South African website, as well as updated versions of its popular iPhone and Android apps...

28 Aug 2014 09:19

Solidarity asks MTN to find alternative to layoffs
Solidarity asks MTN to find alternative to layoffs

MTN has defended its retrenchment plans‚ which has been criticised by the trade union Solidarity and says the process was partly to review the cost structure of operations in South Africa‚ and allow the company to deliver on strategic investments and product innovation.

By Samuel Mungadze 27 Aug 2014 10:01

Spree partners with Next
Spree partners with Next

Next, a UK brand established in 1982, has partnered with Spree.co.za, part of Naspers' e-commerce division. This will enable the South African website to offer selected items from the UK range.

27 Aug 2014 09:43

Media24 launches Efinity
Media24 launches Efinity

In order to enable retailers to utilise e-commerce successfully, a best-in-class fulfilment service that takes care of the logistics process from the moment the order is completed...

27 Aug 2014 09:12

MTN adds R54bn to market capitalisation
MTN adds R54bn to market capitalisation

MTN Group has added about R54bn to its market capitalisation since its well-received interim results early this month, leaving both the top-40 and all-share indices trailing in the distance.

26 Aug 2014 10:28

Unilever sells ice cream to Eskimos
Unilever sells ice cream to Eskimos

Recently I stumbled upon one of the best ideas I've seen in store this year that drives a new consumption occasion... Magnum ice cream hot chocolate. But as exciting as this new idea is, I need to question why the execution fell short?

By Jason (Frich) Frichol 22 Aug 2014 13:28

New mobisite for takelot.com offers daily deals
New mobisite for takelot.com offers daily deals

takealot.com has announced the launch of its new mobile website, which involves a redesigned user interface and an improved user experience, from site navigation, to product listings...

21 Aug 2014 11:01

Blue Label Telecoms revenue up to R19.4bn
Blue Label Telecoms revenue up to R19.4bn

Mobile telecommunications and payments specialist Blue Label Telecoms reported increased headline earnings per share (HEPS) of 67.98 cents a share for the year to May or revenue that was up by 2% to R19.4bn.

21 Aug 2014 09:36

Drinkers cannot discern between major beer brands
Drinkers cannot discern between major beer brands

Beer drinkers cannot tell the difference between the major brands of lager, blind tasting carried out by academics has shown...

18 Aug 2014 11:01

Yuppiechef.com goes international
Yuppiechef.com goes international

As Yuppiechef.com celebrates its eighth birthday this month, the company can review an international expansion over the past few months. It has started shipping its kitchen and home products to homes across southern and eastern Africa, to as far as the UAE.

15 Aug 2014 13:17

South Africa key to Cotton On's African growth
South Africa key to Cotton On's African growth

The Cotton On Group has officially launched its regional headquarters in South Africa, cementing its commitment to South Africa as the cornerstone of its operations in the region...

14 Aug 2014 11:20

Hungry Lion's integrated campaign roars with success
Hungry Lion's integrated campaign roars with success

Hungry Lion's first integrated campaign, 'Lucky Bucket', has reportedly resulted in a 37% increase in overall brand engagement and double digit sales growth in four weeks...

14 Aug 2014 08:10

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