I-Life Digital Technology enters South Africa's electronics market

I-Life Digital Technology has signed with the JD Group to enter South Africa's electronics market. The company's first sale takes place 30 June 2018 at Incredible Connection and HiFi Corp stores. At the sale, I-Life Digital Technology will launch two of its selling products from its flagship...

3 days ago

Menlyn Shopping Centre welcomes popular Turkish fashion/retail brand

Menlyn Park Shopping Centre has welcomed Turkish fashion and retail brand LC Waikiki to its list of clientele. LC Waikiki is the shopping centre's 97th international retail brand and the store is the first one in South Africa. The new store will be located at the recently completed extension...

29 Jun 2018

Defy wins three awards at Kasi Star Township Brands

Defy has come out on top for three categories at the Kasi Star Township Brands annual awards forum. The manufacturer of home appliances won an award for the Stoves, Ovens, and Hobs category, the Floor Polishers and Vacuum cleaner's category, and the Washing machine category. Kasi Star...

29 Jun 2018

Nearly one million hungry South Africans fed through campaign

Food Lover's Market's Hunger Month campaign has raised R579,152 and fed 733,179 South Africans through FoodForward SA during May. Food Lover's Market partnered with Tru-Cape Fruit Marketing, Rugani Carrots, and Simpl Fruit Juices for the campaign. The amount raised was a significant increase...

22 Jun 2018

Jenny Morris takes Yumcious to the northern suburbs

Celebrity chef Jenny Morris is to open a Yumcious restaurant at the DeVille Shopping Centre in Durbanville in the northern suburbs of Cape Town. The restaurant is expected to open in the third week of July 2018. Morris opened her first Yumcious in the Cape Quarter precinct several years ago.

20 Jun 2018

Totalsports Women's Race partners with Under Armour

The Totalsports Women's Race has welcomed Under Armour as its apparel partner for the event. The event is an annual Women's Day celebration that encourages athletes to 'Run United' in Durban, Johannesburg, and Cape Town in support of the PinkDrive. Each entrant for the race will receive a...

20 Jun 2018

Totalsports to sponsor 2018 Ocal Global Journey for Change

Totalsports will sponsor the 2018 Ocal Global Journey for Change by donating R120,000 to assist Ocal Global projects as well as sponsoring a kit for a 12-person team. The 2018 Ocal Global Journey for Change begins on 10 May 2018 in Centurion and ends on 20 May 2018 in Cape Town.

9 May 2018

Big Voices for Little Garden hopes to find SA's best school choir

The Big Voices for Little Garden competition is on a quest to find South Africa's best school choir. To enter the competition, school choirs must learn the Checkers Little Garden song and film their rendition of the song; choirs may use any instruments of their choice in their performances....

3 May 2018

Ready, set, go: Toys R Us & Nickelodeon Toy Sprint entries are open

Entries for the 2018 Toys R Us & Nickelodeon Toy Sprint have been opened online at www.nickelodeonafrica.com. Twelve children between the ages of six and 12 from across South Africa will get the opportunity to compete in the Toys R Us & Nickelodeon Toy Sprint. Participants will display their...

3 May 2018

Polk Audio is now available in SA

American audio products Polk Audio is now available in South Africa from select Hifi Corp and Sounds Great stores. Polk Audio's availability in the country is due to Homemation, South African suppliers of audiovisual and home theatre products. The audio product range includes home audio...

24 Apr 2018

Phola Park gets Engen Convenience Centre

The new Engen Phola Park Convenience Centre opened in Phola Park, Mpumalanga on 15 March 2018. It is located at the entrance of the new Phola Mall on the corner of the R573 and P764, KwaMhlanga. The Engen Phola Park Convenience Centre offers an Engen Quickshop, Corner Bakery, a water bar,...

6 Apr 2018

Philip Morris unveils two new kiosks

Philip Morris South Africa has extended its retail availability to consumers in the country by unveiling two new kiosks in Johannesburg. One kiosk is in Sandton City and the other one is in Eastgate Shopping Mall. The kiosks will sell IQOS; Philip Morris' electronic tobacco device that is...

19 Feb 2018

Pick n Pay sees sales increase for Valentine's Day products in 2018

Pick n Pay's amount of Valentine's Day flower bouquets sold this year increased by 96% in comparison to last year's sales during the same time. Chocolates, wine, sushi and its Valentine's Day meal deal also had a spike in sales between 12-14 February 2018. The retailer also managed to sell...

19 Feb 2018

Shoprite offers special discount to students

Shoprite will offer students a special discount on 7 February 2018. Shoprite's Student Day will enable students between the ages of 18 and 30 to get 10% discount on their shopping (up to a maximum spend of R1,500). Student Day is valid at all Shoprite stores across South Africa and selected...

5 Feb 2018

Jennifer Lopez is the new Guess Girl

Guess has obtained Jennifer Lopez as its new Guess Girl. Lopez is part of a campaign that is art directed by Paul Marciano and shot by fashion photographer Tatiana Gerusova. The new Guess Girl's campaign images portrays a similarity to early classic Guess campaigns.

2 Feb 2018

Checkers broadens Oh My Goodness! range

Checkers' Oh My Goodness! range has stretched its availability by introducing three new convenience meals. The three new meals are beefy lasagne, beef stew and butternut mash, and chicken drummets and mash. All Oh My Goodness! meals are free from MSG, added sugar and salt, and contain no added...

4 Jan 2018

TFG expands its collect in-store service

The Foschini Group (TFG) has expanded its collect in-store service to the rest of the country following a six-month trial in the Western Cape. The service has been expanded to 184 TFG stores nationwide and is now free of charge. The collect in-store offering allows customers to shop TFG ranges...

13 Dec 2017

Yellowwood, Ella creates new cappuccino

A new off-the-shelf cappuccino melange has been launched by Yellowstone and Ella; the cappuccino is named 'Ella'. The drink, which is a combination of espresso and low-fat milk, is kept fresh by an oxygen barrier and can be kept on the shelf for up to six months. The package design allows...

1 Dec 2017

PnP Hyper by the Sea undergoes next-gen revamp

The Hyper by the Sea in Durban north was the first store to undergo a revamp as part of Pick n Pay's Next Generation project. The project aims to improve PnP stores by including comprehensive product ranges, easy-to-navigate spaces, and value-add services. The new additions to the Hyper by the...

1 Dec 2017

Five new stores open at Pearls Mall

Pearls Mall in Umhlanga, KZN has made five new additions to its shopping centre. The new additions include: authentic Japanese restaurant Daruma, Pearls Pharmacy, Camelot Spa, The Institute of Aesthetic Options day clinic, and Lou Harvey.

28 Nov 2017

FTS Safety Group receives BBF Award

FTS Safety Group received the Lieutenant Award for KwaZulu-Natal at the 2017 BBF Awards. The awards ceremony was held at the Killarney Golf Club in Johannesburg on 9 November 2017. The awards recognise the efforts of distributors and suppliers of safety equipment. FTS Safety Group is based in...

28 Nov 2017

First plush toy store opens in South Africa

Besties opened South Africa's first plush toy stores at Canal Walk shopping centre and N1 City Mall in Cape Town on 15 November 2017. Besties offers a range of plush toys in 19 different categories. Is also offers a selection of helium balloons, assorted cards, gift bags and sweets.

23 Nov 2017

Trappers joins Discovery Miles Network

Trappers has officially joined the Discovery Miles Multiplier Network. This means that Discovery Visa credit card holders can earn up to 10 Discovery Miles when using their Discovery card for payment on the website and in-store. The company also joins many others in the market to serve the...

22 Nov 2017

Nespresso expands with more booth openings

Nespresso has expanded with the opening of more Nespresso booths around the country. Nespresso has a total of 11 stores in South Africa, which includes six boutiques and five booths. The newest additions are located at the recently revamped Cresta Shopping Centre as well as Eastgate Mall in...

21 Nov 2017

New Sandton City Dis-Chem store to open

A new Dis-Chem flagship store is to open in Sandton City Shopping Centre in Johannesburg on 1 April 2018. The 1,800m2 store will occupy a significant portion of the space vacated by Stuttafords at Sandton City and will be finished with decorative timber, flush-plastered ceilings, tile inserted...

21 Nov 2017

Checkers, UberEats collaborate

Checkers is partnering with UberEats to make a number of solutions-driven convenience meals and household essentials available to order on the UberEats app. The exclusive ready-to-cook and ready-to-braai ranges will also be available to order on the app and all orders will be delivered within 40...

17 Nov 2017

Food Lover's Market to launch new store

Food Lover's Market is to open a new store in the Helderberg basin on 23 November 2017. The existing Somerset West store has been closed since 12 November 2017 while the new store is being developed for the December rush. The new store will off up to 1413 sqm additional floor space, making...

14 Nov 2017

Wellness Warehouse goes paperless

Wellness Warehouse has decided to conduct its business via online and will no longer use paper to communicate its monthly deals. The paperless approach is part the company's journey towards implementing sustainable practices in its business. The company's customers may now browse, learn what...

2 Nov 2017

Maison Mara brings in Maison Labiche

Maison Mara welcomes Parisian label Maison Labiche to its concept store in Cape Town. Maison Labiche was established by a group of young Parisian creatives. Each item of the brand is handmade in the Maison Labiche atelier.

31 Oct 2017

Woolworths launches Table Bay store

Woolworths has unveiled a new store in Table Bay Mall, which serves as the centre for the Big Bay, Bloubergstrand, Parklands, Sunningdale and West Beach areas. The store only has one-level for easy navigation and features a number of 'green' design elements.

17 Oct 2017

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