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Strengthening of trade, investment ties at Africa ASEAN Business Expo
Strengthening of trade, investment ties at Africa ASEAN Business Expo

A delegation from South Africa's Black Business Council recently held talks in Johannesburg with business leaders from Singapore and Malaysia on potential investment...

16 Nov 2017

National Cape Antique Fair comes to Cape Town
National Cape Antique Fair comes to Cape Town

The National Cape Antique Fair will be taking place at The Great Cellar, Alphen Estate in Constantia from 17 to 19 November...

15 Nov 2017

Manufacturing Indaba eyes growth in SADC region
Manufacturing Indaba eyes growth in SADC region

The annual Manufacturing Indaba has its sights set on expansion and growing its current offering to manufacturers both from South Africa and from the SADC region...

14 Nov 2017

Decorex SA reveals #rhythmoflife theme for 2018 events
Decorex SA reveals #rhythmoflife theme for 2018 events

Now in its 25th year, South African décor, design and lifestyle exhibition Decorex SA has announced 'Rhythm of Life' as its 2018 theme.

2 Nov 2017

Ask Afrika's Orange Index Awards: Taking away our emotions
Ask Afrika's Orange Index Awards: Taking away our emotions

Technology might be assisting us to deliver the highest levels of customer satisfaction ever, but this is at the cost of our humanity...

By Danette Breitenbach 27 Oct 2017

#SAFW: Woolworths reveals sustainable capsule collection
#SAFW: Woolworths reveals sustainable capsule collection

Woolworths placed the spotlight on sustainable fashion at this year's SA Fashion Week with the launch of a sustainable capsule collection...

25 Oct 2017

WBeauty collaborates with celebrity make-up artist ahead of SAFW
WBeauty collaborates with celebrity make-up artist ahead of SAFW

As the official beauty sponsor of SA Fashion Week (SAFW), Woolworths' WBeauty in collaboration with make-up artist to the stars, Sir John, hosted two beauty masterclasses...

24 Oct 2017

Chris Weylandt
#BODJHB: Chris Weylandt on the basics of retail

On day two of the Johannesburg version of Business of Design, Chris Weylandt explained his tactics to competing or rather leading in the retail game...

By Jessica Tennant 20 Oct 2017

The massive business of stokvels and opportunities for brands
The massive business of stokvels and opportunities for brands

Stokvels are huge business, but most companies are still not responding to this informal banking sector. Find out how your brand can be part of the Stokvel value...

Issued by Knowledge Resources 17 Oct 2017

Mall of Africa expands focus on entertainment and events
Mall of Africa expands focus on entertainment and events

Changing consumer shopping habits and the rise of online shopping means that shopping malls are having to re-invent themselves by becoming lifestyle and event destinations.

12 Oct 2017

Propak Cape to showcase latest in packaging, processing, printing and plastics
Propak Cape to showcase latest in packaging, processing, printing and plastics

The Propak Cape exhibition, taking place from 24-26 October at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, will showcase the latest innovations in packaging...

6 Oct 2017

The realities of catering for Generation Z in the MICE space
The realities of catering for Generation Z in the MICE space

To cater for the next generation in the meetings and incentives space, there are four realities you need to consider...

By Chantal Kliche 5 Oct 2017

European streetwear, sneaker convention comes to South Africa
European streetwear, sneaker convention comes to South Africa

Sneakerness, where sneaker fans and manufacturers come together to buy, sell and swap footwear and street fashion, will debut in Africa in Johannesburg from 16-19 November...

2 Oct 2017

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Hot new talent lights up Milan Fashion Week

Fashion week roared into Milan on Wednesday with a line-up of hotly anticipated shows from fresh talent as well as luxury titans ranging from Moschino to Armani...

21 Sep 2017

Sets Drapes Screens has nothing to lose but waste, making furniture from offcuts
Sets Drapes Screens has nothing to lose but waste, making furniture from offcuts

Many sets are destroyed and thrown away as soon as an event is over...

21 Sep 2017

#ClicksCurls: A celebration of natural haircare
#ClicksCurls: A celebration of natural haircare

There's a natural hair movement afoot that sees women choosing to ditch chemical straighteners and damaging styling tools...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 20 Sep 2017

Sixth Franchise Leadership Summit takes place in November
Sixth Franchise Leadership Summit takes place in November

The sixth annual FNB Franchise Leadership Summit takes place at Indaba Hotel Fourways on Thursday 16 November 2017, under the theme, “Exponential growth through entrepreneurship.”

19 Sep 2017

#SACSCCongress: Nigella Lawson on the role of food in storytelling
#SACSCCongress: Nigella Lawson on the role of food in storytelling

Internationally renowned food writer and TV cook Nigella Lawson has amassed a loyal following of food lovers charmed by her no-fuss approach to cooking...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 18 Sep 2017

Celebrate your year-end event at Cape Grace
Celebrate your year-end event at Cape Grace

Ideal for end-of-year celebrations, each one of Cape Grace's five unique venues offer a distinctive charm coupled with a versatility that allows them to tailor the rooms to suit your occasion and needs...

Issued by Cape Grace 18 Sep 2017

SACSC president Malcolm Horne and Nedbank Corporate Investment Banking's Robin Lockhart-Ross with Spectrum Award winner representatives from Menlyn Park Shopping Centre.
#SACSCCongress: 2017 Retail, Design and Development Awards winners announced

The 2017 Retail, Design and Development Awards (RDDA) winners were announced on the opening day of the SACSC Annual Congress in Cape Town...

15 Sep 2017

#PricecheckAwards: Travelstart named E-commerce Service of the Year
#PricecheckAwards: Travelstart named E-commerce Service of the Year

Travelstart was the overall winner of the PriceCheck Tech & E-commerce Awards 2017, claiming the title of E-commerce Service of the Year...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 15 Sep 2017

#SACSCCongress: The artisanal food revolution and the modern retail space
#SACSCCongress: The artisanal food revolution and the modern retail space

Retail futurist Howard Saunders discusses some of the shifts in consumer mindset and retail brand innovation...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 14 Sep 2017

#FreshConnections: Maryla Masojada on the state of fresh produce retail in SA
#FreshConnections: Maryla Masojada on the state of fresh produce retail in SA

Maryla Masojada from Trade Intelligence discusses the trends affecting the produce supply chain and their impacts on the way companies do business...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 12 Sep 2017

Messe Frankfurt takes the reins of SA textile, footwear and apparel shows
Messe Frankfurt takes the reins of SA textile, footwear and apparel shows

Messe Frankfurt has acquired Africa's largest textile, footwear and apparel shows...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 11 Sep 2017

Joburg's largest wine show returns
Joburg's largest wine show returns

The RMB WineX show, featuring the greatest selection of wines under one roof, will be taking place at the Sandton Convention Centre from 25 to 27 October 2017.

11 Sep 2017

NY Fashion Week: designers seek to soothe troubled times
NY Fashion Week: designers seek to soothe troubled times

Tory Burch led efforts on day two of New York Fashion Week on Friday to head off troubled times by offering an upbeat collection of bold color and geometric print...

11 Sep 2017

Manufacturing Indaba roadshow opens in Durban in September
Manufacturing Indaba roadshow opens in Durban in September

The KwaZulu-Natal Manufacturing Indaba roadshow will be hosted in Durban on Thursday 14 September 2017 at the ICC...

6 Sep 2017

Sibani Mngadi, corporate relations director of Diageo South Africa.
Top journalists win for responsible drinking stories

The winners of the 2017 Diageo SA Responsible Drinking Media Awards have been announced, following an awards ceremony held in Johannesburg late last week...

4 Sep 2017

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DTI calls on food producers to participate in Gulfood Exhibition

The DTI is urging companies in the agro-processing sector to apply for financial support to participate in the Gulfood Exhibition...

25 Aug 2017

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