Tom Jackson
SA e-commerce startup SnapnSave raises $1m

SA e-commerce startup SnapnSave raises $1m[Tom Jackson] South African online shopping community SnapnSave has raised R14 million ($1 million) from Kalon Venture Partners and Smollan Group...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#FreshConnections: The realities of trading in Africa

#FreshConnections: The realities of trading in Africa[Lauren Hartzenberg] It's often agreed that the trickiest part of the supply chain is not the sourcing, but getting the product to the consumer...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#WomensMonth: Four decades of formidable fashion with Marianne Fassler

#WomensMonth: Four decades of formidable fashion with Marianne Fassler[Lauren Hartzenberg] With a career spanning 40 years, Marianne Fassler remains a formidable force in SA fashion...

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Wynand Smit
Strictly business, but personal

Strictly business, but personal
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[Wynand Smit] In the movie, The Godfather, Michael Corleone, as played by Al Pacino, utters the immortal line to his on-screen brother, “It's not personal, Sonny, it's strictly business.”

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Liesl Lodewyk
Stuttafords - The ghost of retail past - Praesignis

Stuttafords - The ghost of retail past[Liesl Lodewyk] I walked into the Stuttafords Eastgate store, determined to get my favourite perfume at 80% less at their closing down sale. What greeted me was none of the usual madness that goes with a retail sale...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#WomensMonth: Cape Town kombucha queen Meghan Werner

#WomensMonth: Cape Town kombucha queen Meghan Werner[Lauren Hartzenberg] Theonista brewmistress Meghan Werner chats about her love of kombucha and her business journey so far...

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Boris Dzhingarov
Five tips for reducing friction in the e-commerce sales process - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] Buying online is almost second nature for many of today's consumers, but there are still some common friction points that make online shoppers feel uncomfortable...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
R350m pumped into Albany Bellville bakery a Western Cape win

R350m pumped into Albany Bellville bakery a Western Cape win[Lauren Hartzenberg] Albany Bakeries has launched its new and improved factory in Bellville, Cape Town, following a R350 million investment...

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Tom Jackson
SA payments startup Yoco to expand across Africa

SA payments startup Yoco to expand across Africa[Tom Jackson] South African payments startup Yoco is to launch in test markets in East and West Africa by the end of next year on the back of strong growth at home...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#CSIMonth: Utilising CSR to create communities that thrive

#CSIMonth: Utilising CSR to create communities that thrive[Lauren Hartzenberg] Diageo SA sees itself as having a responsibility to ensure that its people, its suppliers, and the communities around its operations thrive as a result of the business...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
Primi shakes up breakfast

Primi shakes up breakfast[Lauren Hartzenberg] Primi recently relaunched its breakfast menu, with a handful of new additions sure to please even the most jaded of foodies...

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Tom Jackson
SA mobile startup helps informal traders compare and order stock

SA mobile startup helps informal traders compare and order stock[Tom Jackson] South African startup Last Mile for BoP is rolling out a mobile application that enables informal traders to compare bulk prices and order stock from their phone...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#CSIMonth: Imbalie Beauty Academy opens doors into the industry

#CSIMonth: Imbalie Beauty Academy opens doors into the industry[Lauren Hartzenberg] South African beauty franchise group Imbalie Beauty has become a key player in South Africa's robust franchising industry...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
Hisense SA bumps up local product offering

Hisense SA bumps up local product offering[Lauren Hartzenberg] Hisense South Africa revealed an array of new products at an event held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre last week...

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Megan Hollis
Facebook Messenger's golden opportunities for retailers

Facebook Messenger's golden opportunities for retailers[Megan Hollis] Facebook Messenger offers some exciting options for marketers and it seems Facebook knows it...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
Stellenbosch Cabernet Sauvignon is 'wine futures' worthy

Stellenbosch Cabernet Sauvignon is 'wine futures' worthy[Lauren Hartzenberg] En primeur or 'wine futures', is a method of purchasing sought-after wines early while the wine is still in the barrel...

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Dumisani Bengu
Franchising industry shows resilience amid economic challenges

Franchising industry shows resilience amid economic challenges
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[Dumisani Bengu] Franchising is one industry that has proven in many countries to be resilient even in the face of extensive macroeconomic difficulties...

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Gareth Pearson
How SA's recession is impacting consumer spending

How SA's recession is impacting consumer spending[Gareth Pearson] With Stats SA reporting a 0.7% GDP decrease in the first quarter of 2017, the announcement we were all dreading finally came in June...

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Lauren Hartzenberg
#Homesewn: K-Way's lean local manufacturing machine

#Homesewn: K-Way's lean local manufacturing machine[Lauren Hartzenberg] South Africa's clothing and textile industry has seen some trying times. In the past 15 years, jobs in the local sector have decreased from 200,000 to 19,000...

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Richard Mukheibir
Five steps to cracking cashflow

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[Richard Mukheibir] Cashflow is one of the cornerstones of your business because if you can't get it right, your business will crumble...

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