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From left to right: Gynore Fredericks (first year protégé under mentorship of Miles Mossop at Tokara), Sydney Mello (second year protégé under mentorship of Johan Malan at Simonsig), Tobie Badenhorst (Head of Group Sponsorships and Cause Marketing at Nedbank Ltd), Becky Penumlungu (Sponsorship Manager of Lifestyle Properties at Nedbank Ltd)
Nedbank boosts investment in Cape Winemakers Guild Protégés

Nedbank has increased its investment in the Cape Winemakers Guild Protégé Programme for 2017 with the Nedbank Eyethu Community Trust pledging R700,000 to boost the Guild's Protégé Programme...

5 hours ago

Exciting new opportunity for sporting brands with launch of Sports Expo @ Rand Show 2018
Exciting new opportunity for sporting brands with launch of Sports Expo @ Rand Show 2018

The organisers of Rand Show 2018 have announced the launch of the Sports Expo @ Rand Show - a one-of-a-kind event aimed at families, athletes, fitness fanatics and sports lovers...

Issued by Rand Show 6 hours ago

Nina Freysen-Pretorius
Durbanite one of the 25 most influential people in the international meetings industry

Nina Freysen-Pretorius, CEO of The Conference Company, has been included in the US-based Successful Meetings magazine's annual list of 25 outstanding professionals who have had a significant impact on the meetings industry...

6 hours ago

PriceCheck Tech & E-Commerce Awards 2016 winners.
Vote now for PriceCheck Tech and E-Commerce Awards

Public voting is now open for this year's PriceCheck Tech and E-Commerce Awards and closes on 28 July 2017...

13 Jul 2017

Global Trade Show of Networking and Match-making South Africa 2017
Global Trade Show of Networking and Match-making South Africa 2017

For three days from 30 July producers, buyers, distributors and users will converge on Gallagher Convention Centre to find what's new or improved about retail products. Chinese manufacturers are the highlight of the show...

Issued by Ex-Easy Network & Technology 13 Jul 2017

Exhibiting with VR and AR: What we learned
Exhibiting with VR and AR: What we learned

Virtual reality and augmented reality are sophisticated technologies that have the potential to change the way we do many things, especially in the field of marketing. Scan Display decided to test them out at Madex 2017...

Issued by Scan Display 10 Jul 2017

Awards for Excellence in Franchising winners announced
Awards for Excellence in Franchising winners announced

As part of its annual Franchise Business Festival, the Franchise Association of South Africa (FASA) held its Awards for Excellence in Franchising...

6 Jul 2017

Two major Chinese expos set to deepen trade relations
Two major Chinese expos set to deepen trade relations

The China Homelife Fair and co-located China Machinex will offer a meeting ground for business opportunities...

5 Jul 2017

Industry leaders gather to build South African manufacturing
Industry leaders gather to build South African manufacturing

The fourth annual Manufacturing Indaba, held on 27-28 June 2017 in Ekurhuleni, brought together key industry players...

4 Jul 2017

Poultry co-op entrepreneur wins Diageo SA sponsored #YAFF award
Poultry co-op entrepreneur wins Diageo SA sponsored #YAFF award

Diageo SA and Johnnie Walker has partnered with the DAFF, to sponsor one of the Special Awards categories in the annual #YAFF Awards which saw an entrepreneur at Sivulamasango Co-operative winning R50,000 in prize money...

4 Jul 2017

RCS Group joins forces with Echangeur for inaugural Retail Summit
RCS Group joins forces with Echangeur for inaugural Retail Summit

RCS Group, owned by BNP Paribas Personal Finance, hosted two sessions of the Retail Summit in Cape Town and Johannesburg...

30 Jun 2017

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...

28 Jun 2017

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...

27 Jun 2017

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...

27 Jun 2017

Three big wins for Stodels Nurseries at SANA awards
Three big wins for Stodels Nurseries at SANA awards

At the recent South African Nursery Association (SANA) awards, Stodels Nurseries achieved a hat trick, winning the coveted Gold Medal for Nick Stodel...

23 Jun 2017

South African designers showcase their wares in Paris
South African designers showcase their wares in Paris

Forty-two South African designers are currently exhibiting their artisanal goods at the renowned BHV/Marais in Paris...

22 Jun 2017

Tenacity, innovation key themes at FASA's 2017 convention
Tenacity, innovation key themes at FASA's 2017 convention

The 2017 Franchise Convention, taking place on 29 June at the Kyalami Expo & Convention Centre is the lead up to the Absa Franchise Business Festival...

20 Jun 2017

Tabasco Flavour Lab: a showcase of versatility
Tabasco Flavour Lab: a showcase of versatility

Lovers of McIlhenny Company's Tabasco products huddled within the cosy confines of Villa 47 in Bree Street for the brand's first local Flavour Lab event...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 19 Jun 2017

#GFWS2017: All the good food, wine and memories
#GFWS2017: All the good food, wine and memories

My highlight of the 2017 Good Food & Wine Show, held at the beginning of the month at the CTICC was the life-size grey elephant cake with tiny calf lumbering alongside her. But there was so much more to see, hear, touch, taste and smell...

By Leigh Andrews 14 Jun 2017

Futurist Graeme Codrington on leading in a changing world
Futurist Graeme Codrington on leading in a changing world

Futurist, strategist, author and academic, Graeme Codrington, addressed the Western Cape Chapter of the SACSC...

13 Jun 2017

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CTICC: The MICE industry is still as strong as ever

The MICE industry is still going strong despite tough economic conditions. The CTICC has hosted eight consumer shows in the first four months of 2017...

8 Jun 2017

Small Business Indaba offers manufacturers networking, info opportunities
Small Business Indaba offers manufacturers networking, info opportunities

Leveraging on the success and partnership of the National Manufacturing Indaba, the Small Business Indaba will take place on 26 June 2017 at Emperors Palace...

8 Jun 2017

#GFWS2017: Good brand hunting at the Good Food & Wine Show 2017
#GFWS2017: Good brand hunting at the Good Food & Wine Show 2017

Not a regular attendee of foodie events, I wandered from the furthest reaches of the CTICC parking to collect my accreditation...

By Terry Levin 5 Jun 2017

Digital Signage Conference, Florian Rotberg MD Invidis Consulting - image provided.
Digital Signage Summit Europe 2017 introduces DooH, Smart Cities, retail applications

The Digital Signage Summit Europe (DSS Europe) takes place at the Internationales Congress Center München on 5-6 July in Munich...

2 Jun 2017

Clem Sunter
Future gazing at SAPICS conference with Derek Watts, Clem Sunter

Derek Watts and Clem Sunter will be key speakers at the annual SAPICS conference, being held on 4-7 June 2017 in Cape Town...

1 Jun 2017

WTM Africa 2017 impressive increase in numbers
WTM Africa 2017 impressive increase in numbers

The WTM portfolio is set to smash last year's achievement of $7bn worldwide industry deals after posting impressive visitor increases at its recent 2017 events - WTM Latin America, WTM Africa and Arabian Travel Market...

Issued by World Travel Market Africa 26 May 2017

Indaba highlights South African manufacturing opportunities
Indaba highlights South African manufacturing opportunities

The 4th annual Manufacturing Indaba, a two-day conference and exhibition, will be hosted at Emperors Palace, Ekurhuleni from 27-28 June 2017...

25 May 2017

Putting people at the centre of multi-buy promotions
Putting people at the centre of multi-buy promotions

In the South African retail and manufacturing sectors, promotions have become a popular tool to attain growth...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 25 May 2017

Tech, trends and the future of retail at SACSC Research Conference
Tech, trends and the future of retail at SACSC Research Conference

The 2017 South African Council of Shopping Centres' (SACSC) Research Conference highlighted the state of the South African economy, the evolution of technology...

24 May 2017

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