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Google adding 'buy' buttons to mobile search ads

SAN FRANCISCO - Google is looking to make it easier for people to shop while using its website, launching a trial run of a feature allowing smartphone users make online purchases from their search results...

16 Jul 2015 13:00

SOUTH AFRICA

DKNY's Donna Karan steps down

NEWSWATCH: Sixty-six-year-old Donna Karan of high-end fashion brand Donna Karan International announced on Tuesday her decision to step down as chief designer, remaining as an advisor, but dedicating more time to her mass-market Urban Zen line and its Foundation.

1 Jul 2015 09:10



UNITED STATES

Amazon wants air space for delivery drones

SAN FRANCISCO - Online retail colossus Amazon wants to carve out a special zone of the sky to shuttle commercial drones that would deliver goods to its customers...

30 Jul 2015 12:00

SOUTH AFRICA

Retail startup Jet.com set for takeoff next week

ASPEN - Jet.com, a well-funded US startup which aims to shake up online retailing with new ways to cut prices, is set for launch next week, its chief executive said...

14 Jul 2015 16:20

SOUTH AFRICA

P&G to spin off beauty brands to Coty in US$12.5bn deal

NEW YORK - Procter & Gamble (P&G) plans to sell 43 beauty and fragrance brands to Coty in a deal valuing the assets at about US$12.5 billion, the companies announced Thursday...

13 Jul 2015 09:45

SOUTH AFRICA

High demand for SA's crafts, home decor

ATLANTA - There is an increase in demand for South Africa's distinct superior quality handcrafts and an array of elegant home decor products in the American market, according to South African crafters and designers...

By Nthambeleni Gabara 9 Jul 2015 12:00

SOUTH AFRICA

Bain's Cape Mountain Whisky to launch in the US

Bain's Cape Mountain Whisky, the 100% single grain whisky, is to launch in the US this month when it makes its debut in Illinois, Minnesota, and Missouri...

3 Jul 2015 11:55

SOUTH AFRICA

eBay-PayPal breakup set for July

NEW YORK - US online giant eBay said its board approved the planned spinoff of its PayPal online payments unit, which will trade as an independent company 20 July...

30 Jun 2015 12:10

UNITED STATES

Some Kindle book authors to be paid per page read

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Amazon on Monday said it will start paying writers of e-books on its Kindle Unlimited and Kindle Owner's Lending Library services based on how many pages are read instead of the number of downloads.

25 Jun 2015 08:48

SOUTH AFRICA

South African food chains in UK examined on CNN Marketplace Africa

Yesterday on CNN Marketplace Africa, CNN correspondent Rosie Tomkins explored how South African restaurants in particular are staking their claim in the UK food market...

23 Jun 2015 11:00

SOUTH AFRICA

US bans 'unsafe' trans fats in food

WASHINGTON: Artificial trans fats found in everything are not safe to eat and must be removed from food in the next three years...

18 Jun 2015 12:35

UNITED STATES

Gartner: Worldwide sales of non-smartphone connected devices will exceed 112 million units in 2015

More than 112 million non-smartphone connected devices (mobile PCs, tablets and mobile hot-spot devices) will be sold worldwide in 2015...

3 Jun 2015 08:09

SOUTH AFRICA

SA, US to discuss chicken issue

South Africa and the USA have agreed to facilitate deliberations between the SA Poultry Association (SAPA) and the US Poultry and Egg Export Council towards the finalisation of discussions on market access for US chicken bone-in cuts...

26 May 2015 11:05

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