The bill providing for the implementation of a tax on sugary beverages - the health promotion levy - was passed by the National Assembly on Tuesday.
2 hours ago
Most of us need our coffee to drive us through the day. And now it's also transporting Londoners to work. With a helping hand from Shell, Arthur Kay, founder of Bio-bean, is turning the 200,000 tonnes of coffee grounds the city produces every year into fuel for some of London's famous red buses.
5 hours ago
Black Friday is still in its infancy in South Africa, and, the trend does not seem to be slowing down. Articles about how to plan your Black Friday shopping has been filling our social feeds and more brands are offering sales than ever before.
6 hours ago
Black Friday has become a highly anticipated event for retailers and customers alike. Originally marked in the US to denote the beginning of the Christmas shopping season, retailers in countries all around the world now use the last Friday in November - 24 November this year - as an opportunity to get more customers through their doors or into their online shops by drastically reducing prices on selected merchandise.
Stefan Salzer 6 hours ago
In the interests of keeping customers and the environment safe - and, of course, to comply with the stringent legislation governing packaging and labelling in this industry - agrochemical companies have to ensure that they communicate a large volume of product information on pack, in the correct way.
Pyrotec 7 hours ago
For decades, Ikea has filled homes across the world with bookcases, beds, cardboard boxes and countless tea lights. The company's business model, based on huge production runs of identical stock, allowed it to export Scandinavian style at an affordable price.
Dan Lewis 8 hours ago
The retail sales marvel, Black Friday, is making a growing impression on the South African retail calendar, says the South African Council of Shopping Centres (SACSC).
9 hours ago
On the most recently aired episode of CNN Marketplace Africa, Gareth Ackerman, chairman of Pick n Pay Stores Ltd, shared his experiences with the company and what's in store for the brand in the future.
1 day ago
Furniture and homeware retailer, Weylandts, has entered the shopping mall environment with its new concept store launched in Sandton City.
1 day ago
Growthpoint Properties has converted its ageing retail warehousing property M1 Place in Marlboro, Sandton, into a modern retail park, with an R85m revamp. The fully let property is well known as home to United Furniture Outlets and United Fashion Outlets.
2 days ago
Apple's special edition iPhone X release - like the new iPhones before it - brings thousands of people lining up in front of Apple stores around the globe. It raises the seemingly obvious question: what sane person would queue overnight for an over-priced, at best incrementally-changed gadget?
Harald Wieser 16 Nov 2017