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Irreversible cost of counterfeiting on global economies
Irreversible cost of counterfeiting on global economies

Counterfeiting is causing brand dilution, job losses and irreversible damage to global economies. Described as "the crime of the 21st Century," it has become a lucrative underground business around the world...

By Dean Bellingan and Paul Muscat 4 Aug 2015 17:33

Fitting exposure for Springboks' supporter gear
Fitting exposure for Springboks' supporter gear

To promote the availability of the recently launched Springboks jersey for the 2015 World Cup at Edgars stores nationwide, ASICS teamed up with Primedia Unlimited's and TLC's Fitting Exposure business to share the news...

4 Aug 2015 16:32



KLûK CGDT does denim at Fashion Week
KLûK CGDT does denim at Fashion Week

"A unique experience, a celebration of beauty and a departure from the mundane" is what designers Malcolm Kluk and Christiaan Gabriël du Toit set out to create with KLûK CGDT's show at AFI's Spring/Summer 2016 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town.

4 Aug 2015 16:24

Pioneer Foods commits R8.5 million for youth centre in Mbekweni
Pioneer Foods commits R8.5 million for youth centre in Mbekweni

Pioneer Foods has committed to an R8.5 million development in the Mbekweni township outside Paarl. The Mbekweni Youth Centre (MYC) promises to provide a secure and enriching environment for young people...

4 Aug 2015 15:59

SA's top-three boerewors fundis named
SA's top-three boerewors fundis named

The top-three boerewors fundis in South Africa were recently announced in Cape Town, with the winning boerewors to be voted for by the public...

4 Aug 2015 15:07

Firing up for Restaurant Week
Firing up for Restaurant Week

The international culinary event Restaurant Week will be held from 22 October until 1 November 2015, giving South Africans the chance to indulge in the special offering of SA's best restaurants at a great price...

4 Aug 2015 11:54

AH-Vest parent acquired Winplas Packaging
AH-Vest parent acquired Winplas Packaging

AH-Vest Limited, known as All Joy Foods, said on Monday its controlling shareholder, Eastern Trading, had acquired Winplas Packaging...

4 Aug 2015 10:02

Nine finalists in 2015 Fairlady Women of the Future Awards
Nine finalists in 2015 Fairlady Women of the Future Awards

Fairlady, in partnership with Santam, has selected nine finalists for the 2015 Fairlady Women of the Future and Rising Star Awards...

4 Aug 2015 08:01

Aca Joe owner placed under liquidation
Aca Joe owner placed under liquidation

The Platinum Group, which owns clothing brands Aca Joe, Hilton Weiner and Jenni Button, has been placed under liquidation...

3 Aug 2015 13:35

The King of UK grocers on the 'retail revolution'
The King of UK grocers on the 'retail revolution'

Justin King, former CEO of Sainsbury's and having previously worked for retail juggernauts M&S, Asda, Haagen Dazs, Pepsi, and Mars in a 30-year career spanning FMCG and grocery retailing, has been confirmed as a keynote speaker at the PMA Fresh Connections Conference and Expo 2015 taking place on 12-13 August, where he will provide insight into the 'retail revolution'.

By Jessica Taylor 3 Aug 2015 11:40

Avon wins awards for CSR programmes
Avon wins awards for CSR programmes

Avon was awarded two DSA Vision for Tomorrow Awards for its Corporate Social Responsibility programmes recently at the annual DSA Awards. The awards were presented for the company's iThemba Crusade of Hope breast cancer education and awareness programme as well as its Speak Out against Domestic Violence initiative...

3 Aug 2015 11:00

Buy Suzelle DIY items on Gumtree
Buy Suzelle DIY items on Gumtree

From 30 July to 12 August, Suzelle DIY fans will be able to get their hands on an authentic collection of items exclusively from Gumtree. Buyers will be required to motivate why they are most deserving of the coveted item before Suzelle herself selects the lucky new owners of her goods...

3 Aug 2015 10:00

An Agile approach in the banking sector: key to bridging the gap with millennials
An Agile approach in the banking sector: key to bridging the gap with millennials

Adopting an agile approach to software development can greatly assist banks to transition to new products and services in a digital era...

By Shailendra Singh 3 Aug 2015 08:16

Sunfoil is SA's favourite cooking oil
Sunfoil is SA's favourite cooking oil

Sunfoil, the Willowton Group's sunflower oil brand, was named category winner at the 2015/16 Icon Brand Awards recently...

3 Aug 2015 07:00

Novare SA Terroir awards Groot Constantia
Novare SA Terroir awards Groot Constantia

Groot Constantia racked up awards for it's 2013 Merlot, 2012 Grand Constance, 2013 Shiraz and 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon at the...

31 Jul 2015 14:12

E-commerce may create 50,000 jobs in Nigeria
E-commerce may create 50,000 jobs in Nigeria

As e-commerce expands aggressively across Nigeria, the sector may help create over 50,000 jobs within the country in two to three years, according to the MD of Kaymu.com.ng Evangeline Wiles...

31 Jul 2015 14:10

Food & Hospitality Africa and SAA enter partnership
Food & Hospitality Africa and SAA enter partnership

The Food & Hospitality Africa in 2016 expo has partnered with SAA to offer discounts on local and international flights to and from the show, which will take place at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand from 3 to 5 May 2016...

31 Jul 2015 12:30

Exciting new offerings at Eastgate
Exciting new offerings at Eastgate

The Eastgate Shopping Centre is currently undergoing considerable construction work as the centre progresses through its refurbishment and international brands and some really big new offerings are on the cards...

31 Jul 2015 11:10

What do customers really want?
What do customers really want?

In an ever-changing and fast-paced world where alternatives are rife, customer experience is rapidly becoming one of the most important elements of a business' success...

31 Jul 2015 10:45

Activation Pads make Clinique launch Pop
Activation Pads make Clinique launch Pop

To launch its new lip colour range entitled Pop, Clinique utilised Fashion Media's Activation Pad areas inside premier Edgars stores nationwide...

31 Jul 2015 10:30

Positive feedback from Brazilian trade mission
Positive feedback from Brazilian trade mission

Brazilian trade delegates held a series of successful meetings with businesses from Kenya, Tanzania and South Africa in Joburg this week, in a trade mission brought to sub-Saharan Africa by the Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency, Apex-Brasil...

31 Jul 2015 10:20

Reynolds may give British American Tobacco second wind
Reynolds may give British American Tobacco second wind

British American Tobacco's sizeable stake in the enlarged Reynolds American group promises to deliver increased...

By Fifi Peters 30 Jul 2015 15:43

Devil's Peak Lager launched
Devil's Peak Lager launched

Devil's Peak Brewing Company has launched a craft lager: a flavoursome, high-quality version of the age-old traditional German beer. Available on tap in leading venues around the country, Devil's Peak Lager makes a refreshing alternative to the sometimes heavy, complex ales typically associated with craft beer brewers both locally and abroad.

30 Jul 2015 14:50

Amazon wants air space for delivery drones
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

Pop-up retail space launched at Nelson Mandela Square
Pop-up retail space launched at Nelson Mandela Square

Merchants on the Square, a temporary mixed-tenant retail space has been launched at Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton. It will be on the square until the end of October 2015...

30 Jul 2015 11:25

New franchise strategies and growing earnings drive SA franchisors into Africa
New franchise strategies and growing earnings drive SA franchisors into Africa

Times may be tough locally, but that has only encouraged South African franchisors to look beyond the country's borders and take a long-term view on introducing integrated strategies for the growth of their brands across the continent...

30 Jul 2015 11:05

Retail, consumer confidence remains positive: Capco
Retail, consumer confidence remains positive: Capco

Capital & Counties Properties (Capco) provides a rosy forecast, saying the outlook for retail and consumer confidence remains positive...

30 Jul 2015 10:45

Load shedding is affecting national food production, says Energy Partners executive
Load shedding is affecting national food production, says Energy Partners executive

The interrupted electricity supply is costing the local food production industry millions every month...

30 Jul 2015 10:00

Trusted payment gateway services providers a key competitive differentiator
Trusted payment gateway services providers a key competitive differentiator

The landscape of local e-commerce is increasingly becoming a cutthroat and competitive space. SA's online retail sector has a forecasted growth

30 Jul 2015 08:14

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