The sound of Boney M's Christmas album wafts through the air, stores are stacked to the rafters with gift offerings and malls give the impression of a jackpot festive season for SA's retailers.
2 Dec 2015 08:40
SAN FRANCISCO - Amazon provided a glimpse into the future of online shopping in a video of a new delivery drone that racked up more than two million views by mid-Monday.
2 Dec 2015 08:20
The pharmaceutical and healthcare industry faces a range of packaging and labelling challenges, from protecting sensitive biopharmaceuticals to preventing counterfeiting. One major hurdle is catering for multi-national markets and patients who speak a range of different languages.
Issued by Pyrotec 1 Dec 2015 13:32
After sales consolidation of the first three quarters of 2015, Triumph International, Bad Zurzach has reported a 40% year-to-date turnover growth of sales via electronic sales platforms (own e-commerce and e-tailers) in Europe.
1 Dec 2015 12:05
The 2015 year has been a bit of a blur (an epic blur) for the Rocket Creative crew, and the final 'silly season' push is just as manic as it always seems to catch some clients unawares despite all best intentions to schedule as much as possible.
Issued by Rocket Creative 1 Dec 2015 11:32
Sustainable Power Solutions with partners SolarWorld Africa, SMA Solar Technology South Africa and Schletter South Africa, has installed a 7500m² rooftop solar electricity system at Cape Town's V&A Waterfront. Yesterday marked the official switch on by provincial minister of Economic Opportunities, Alan Winde.
1 Dec 2015 10:40
Never waste a good crisis - this advice to business leaders was bandied about during the global financial meltdown and subsequent recession. Well, another crisis is on the way and winners and losers across our economy will be determined by whoever seizes or wastes the opportunity.
By Aki Kalliatakis 1 Dec 2015 08:45
The e-commerce shopping experience is increasingly becoming a popular option for consumers during the festive season. Retailers therefore need to pay careful attention to their supply chains during this period, as operations and delivery are the key to client satisfaction, maximising brand exposure and increasing revenue.
1 Dec 2015 08:10
Truworths is acquiring the Office Retail Group, a fashion footwear retailer in the UK, for £256m.
1 Dec 2015 07:15
Apparel group Edcon says it has won agreement with all of its bank lenders to extend the due dates of its bank debt of more than R7.9bn.
1 Dec 2015 06:55
Gold Brands Investments, owner of South African fast food franchise Chesa Nyama, has announced its intention to list on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange AltX, which will make it the only fast food retail company on the AltX.
30 Nov 2015 15:20
On the next Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on Thursday, 26 November 2015, from 9-10am, show host Warren Harding starts the show by taking a closer look at the Bookmarks 2016 Awards, the change in categories for next year's awards and what you need to know about the entries and judging.
25 Nov 2015 11:15