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How to handle franchisor-franchisee conflict
How to handle franchisor-franchisee conflict

Successful franchise businesses are characterised by strong relationships between franchisees and franchisors...

By Sally J'Arlette-Joy 1 hour ago

Appletiser plant in Elgin ramps up annual production
Appletiser plant in Elgin ramps up annual production

The Appletiser plant in Elgin is ready to almost double its annual production by October, following its merger last year of the non-alcoholic ready-to-drink bottling operations...

1 day ago

Manage laundry remotely through LG app
Manage laundry remotely through LG app

LG has launched six new models from the Titan range of washing machines, featuring SmartThinQ technology, which allows consumers to connect via Wi-Fi...

2 hours ago

Double-digit growth at Vaal Mall
Double-digit growth at Vaal Mall

Vaal Mall has had an 18% increase in shoppers over the past year and an 11% increase in the last six months alone, driven by an array of new tenants...

3 hours ago

Catalina launches purchase-based digital coupon solution
Catalina launches purchase-based digital coupon solution

Personalised digital media company Catalina is introducing to the US a new purchase-based digital coupon...

3 hours ago

Minister Rob Davies. Image by
Opening of Musina Intermodal Terminal to benefit region

The opening of the Musina Intermodal Terminal (MIT) earlier this week signalled a new era of promoting regional economic integration...

4 hours ago

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SA's neighbours ban poultry imports over bird flu

Four of South Africa's neighbours have banned poultry imports from the rainbow nation following a serious outbreak of a highly contagious strain of avian influenza...

22 hours ago

Research reveals key drivers of sharing economy
Research reveals key drivers of sharing economy

A new whitepaper reveals the key drivers of the ever growing sharing economy, outlining the challenges and future opportunities surrounding it...

22 hours ago

Left to Right: George Steyn (Chairman), Sean Walsh (Managing Director) and Graeme Sim (FD Director) of Kaap Agri Limited
Kaap Agri sees good demand at listing

Farming community retailer Kaap Agri enjoyed a strong debut on the JSE. The company reached as high as R64.01 in steady trading volumes...

23 hours ago

Astral doing 'all in its power' to contain bird flu
Astral doing 'all in its power' to contain bird flu

Poultry company Astral has created a "war room" to contain the outbreak of bird flu on its farm in Villiers. The outbreak on Astral's farm was the first of two that have been confirmed...

23 hours ago

Packaging needs bold, agile, visionary thinking
Packaging needs bold, agile, visionary thinking

The packaging for the future requires bold, agile, visionary thinking beyond the aisle. It requires innovative designing for the experience and not just shelf impact...

1 day ago

Left to Right: Fresh Produce Exporters Association of Kenya Chairman Apollo Owuor welcomes newly-appointed Chief Executive Officer, Hosea Machuki to the association
Kenya's horticulture sector to undergo major changes as new standard comes into play

According to FPEAK Chairman, Apollo Owuor, Kenya's horticulture sector is set to undergo major changes as the country fights to consolidate its international markets...

1 day ago

African Women in Supply Chain Association launches
African Women in Supply Chain Association launches

The African Women in Supply Chain Association (AWISCA) launches this week to bolster South Africa's supply chain skills through functional mentorship...

1 day ago

Sandton Convention Centre awarded TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
Sandton Convention Centre awarded TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

Tsogo Sun's Sandton Convention Centre has been awared an official Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor...

1 day ago

(From the left) Khanyi Dhlomo (CEO Ndalo Media), June Ambrose (American Celebrity Stylist) and Anina Malherbe-Lan (Founder of VividLuxury) and Carol Bouwer (Founder and CEO, Carol Bouwer (CB) Productions.
Fashion blooms at inaugural African Odyssey

The inaugural African Odyssey business summit was held on Youth Day to celebrate fashion, beauty and business and to emphasise the country's rich heritage...

1 day ago

Luxury retail feels the pinch
Luxury retail feels the pinch

Conventional wisdom has had it that luxury retail - including clothes, shoes and accessories - is immune to movements in the economy...

By Colleen Goko 1 day ago

Golden Delicious brings stability to apple season
Golden Delicious brings stability to apple season

The colour on Pink Lady isn't great this year. However, this year is already turning out to be a stable apple season for South African exporters, especially regarding Golden Delicious...

1 day ago

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Avian influenza confirmed in Mpumalanga

DAFF has confirmed that highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5N8 has been confirmed at a broiler breeder site in Mpumalanga. The affected farm has been quarantined and culling of the affected animals has been completed...

1 day ago

'Win and spin' game show launches ‘One Pot for Everyone' campaign
'Win and spin' game show launches ‘One Pot for Everyone' campaign

A giant spinning pot game show marked the launch of the Rajah 'One Pot for Everyone Campaign'. The consumer engagement activity...

2 days ago

Major travel trade shows team up to attract global buyers
Major travel trade shows team up to attract global buyers

Africa's Travel Indaba and We Are Africa has entered a partnership which will see the two trade shows bringing the world to South Africa to experience a range of travel products and services for two weeks every May...

2 days ago

McDonald's celebrates 250th store opening and franchisee's success
McDonald's celebrates 250th store opening and franchisee's success

As part of the Springs Mall grand opening, McDonald's opened its 250th outlet in partnership with one of its franchisees, Peter Moyanga, who was opening his ninth store...

2 days ago

Locnville style now available online
Locnville style now available online

Locnville brothers, Andrew and Brian Chaplin have launched an online store for their ContraBanned clothing label. The site offers apparel for both men and women...

2 days ago

China Guangxi business matchmaking opens at SAITEX
China Guangxi business matchmaking opens at SAITEX

The ‘Brands of China African Showcase' was launched at Gallagher Convention Centre, alongside the Southern African International Trade Exhibition...

2 days ago

Allen Ambor
Burger special wasn't financially viable: Spur founder

When Spur ended its popular Monday Buy One Get One Free burger special at the end of March this year, cash-strapped diners mourned the loss...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 2 days ago

Ugandan traders turn to Dar es Salaam port
Ugandan traders turn to Dar es Salaam port

With about six weeks left for Kenyans to go to the polls, the private sector in neighbouring states are now beginning to look at the Dar es Salaam port as an alternative route to import and export goods...

2 days ago

Top 15 SA fast food brands account for 80% of stores
Top 15 SA fast food brands account for 80% of stores

Contrary to a generation ago, for many households fast food has become more of a staple diet than a treat...

2 days ago

Tsogo Sun Supplier Showcase developing and supporting SMMEs
Tsogo Sun Supplier Showcase developing and supporting SMMEs

More than 100 enterprises recently showcased their products and services to potential buyers at a Tsogo Sun Supplier Showcase, providing market and development access for small, medium and micro-enterprises...

3 days ago

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Market distribution network to informal retail reaches 60,000 spaza shops

More than 20% of consumer spend sits in informal retail channels, an opportunity largely unnoticed by brands due to the complex landscape, wide spatial distribution...

3 days ago

Kaap Agri Limited Directors celebrating the listing at the JSE
Kaap Agri lists on JSE in speciality retailer sector

Kaap Agri Limited, specialising in retailing and trading in agricultural, fuel and related retail markets in southern Africa, has listed in the “Speciality Retailer” sector of the JSE's Main Board...

3 days ago

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