CSI & Sustainability trends
Energy & Mining trends
Logistics & Transport trends
Marketing & Media trends
South African companies, including those in the retail sector, continue to experience a significant change in mindset among customers. The reality is that doing business is no longer just about profit, but also about creating shared value and meeting responsibilities to contribute to inclusive economic development, and to give back to communities and our planet...
Justin Smith 12 Jan 2017
Sustainability is the ultimate long-term goal of any company, which allows it to contribute to the development of the country where it operates. It is no longer merely about profitability, but a phenomenon that must support the goals of a company through the triple context of its social, environmental and economic aspects...
Gaopaleloe Mothoagae 11 Jan 2017
Although SA has made huge leaps in provision of clean water, there is still a significant amount of untreated sewage contaminating our water courses...
Theunis Coetzer 11 Jan 2017
Dissatisfied urbanites increasingly experience carbon emissions, resource indulgence, aching infrastructure and the resulting gridlock, disempowered local economies and degradation...
Donia Kamstra 10 Jan 2017
The last few years have seen vast growth in corporate social investment (CSI) programmes. Businesses are taking heed of the strategic advantage generated from social programmes, and are beginning to understand and appreciate how a commitment to a healthier society drives the sustainability of business...
Helen Fraser 10 Jan 2017
Employee engagement is making a comeback - and this time, it's playing out in the CSI space...
Andy Hadfield 9 Jan 2017
Today, the world has 1.8-billion middle-class consumers; within the next 20 years it will be home to 5-billion consumers...
Hermann Erdmann 9 Jan 2017
Much of our modern life is rooted in the way we have designed our cities...
Alta Schoultz 18 Jan 2016
In 2015 the UN adopted the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda along with 17 Global Goals. These goals provide guidance for a slow but steady march towards a more sustainable future...
Sindy Peters 18 Jan 2016
Conscious consumerism and innovation are on the rise in the retail space and customers are demanding that increased attention is paid to sustainability...
Justin Smith 18 Jan 2016
Buildings are moving from bricks and mortar into what previous generations considered science fiction...
Werner van Antwerpen 18 Jan 2016