New Tibani mall aims to boost local economy
New Tibani mall aims to boost local economy

Due to open in August 2018, the 11,500m² Tibani Shopping Centre in Polokwane is being developed by GMI Property Group.

2 days ago

Find décor inspiration at upcoming East Coast Radio House & Garden Show
Find décor inspiration at upcoming East Coast Radio House & Garden Show

This year's East Coast Radio House & Garden Show, themed 'Home is Where the Heart is', is set to take place from 29 June to 8 July at the Durban Exhibition Centre in KZN. The annual event will provide trend-driven inspiration from local décor experts for timeless spaces that are centred on providing comfort and practicality, while emphasising individuality.

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PMA's Centre for Growing Talent is committed to developing the fresh produce industry
PMA's Centre for Growing Talent is committed to developing the fresh produce industry

For its 2018 conference and trade show, The Produce Marketing Association's (PMA) Center for Growing Talent has committed itself to develop and retain talent to the fresh produce industry through a Student Career Pathways programme, a Young Professionals Breakfast and a Women's Fresh Perspectives session.

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Local startup takes Veldskoen from SA to the world
Local startup takes Veldskoen from SA to the world

Cape Town e-commerce startup, Dorp (Digital Online Retail Products), has launched its reimagined version of the classic South African Veldskoen leather walking shoe in the UK and Europe.

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Namibia: Barcode centre needed to boost local products on retail shelves
Namibia: Barcode centre needed to boost local products on retail shelves

WINDHOEK, Namibia - The Namibia Trade Forum (NTF) is currently working on two projects to boost retail access of locally manufactured goods. These projects entail a feasibility study on establishing a Barcode Centre as well as a Supplier Development Programme in Namibia.

By Edgar Brandt 2 days ago

Glamit's Inge Peacock on the unstoppable power of good hair
Glamit's Inge Peacock on the unstoppable power of good hair

Serial entrepreneur Inge Peacock has always been passionate about running a business that helps people look and feel their best; initially working in fashion and now through GlamIt, an importer, distributor and online retailer of premium-quality haircare products.

By Lauren Hartzenberg 2 days ago

MasterChef Australia judges to appear at Appetite Fest
MasterChef Australia judges to appear at Appetite Fest

The Appetite Fest will be held at Time Square's Sun Arena in Menlyn Maine, Tshwane from 18-19 August 2018. Local and international food heroes, frontline vineyards, cheesemakers, restaurants, and producers will showcase some of the best culinary offerings in the country.

2 days ago

Key insights into the global lemon market
Key insights into the global lemon market

The global lemon market totalled $13.9bn in 2016, which was 19% more in 2015. This according to the World: Lemons and Limes - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025, released by IndexBox.

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Implement GDPR or organisations risk losing business
Implement GDPR or organisations risk losing business

For businesses around the world, including Africa, the implementation of the European Union's (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is particularly pertinent. This is because the GDPR applies not only to all states in the EU, but more especially to any companies that market goods or services to EU residents. Without GDPR-compliance, which was widely enforced on 25 May 2018, these organisations risk losing business opportunities.

3 days ago

Around-the-clock service
Around-the-clock service

In today's competitive business environment, staying ahead of the game is the game. To do this, manufacturers need to ensure that their equipment remains effective and runs optimally at all times.

Issued by Pyrotec 3 days ago

Online sales of technical consumer goods soar as South Africans seek bargains
Online sales of technical consumer goods soar as South Africans seek bargains

E-commerce retailers grew their share of the South African technical consumer goods market by 52% in 2017, accounting for 6.9% of total consumer spending by rand value for the year. This means they have nearly doubled their share of the market since 2015, according to research from GfK South Africa.

Issued by GfK South Africa 3 days ago

Watch robots pack groceries in Ocado's automated warehouse
Watch robots pack groceries in Ocado's automated warehouse

Inside a warehouse located in the small town of Andover, England, more than 1,000 robots seamlessly navigate around a three-storey-high aluminium grid packing groceries for online shoppers. This high-tech customer fulfillment centre belongs to online grocer Ocado, who claims the system could revolutionise online retail.

By Lauren Hartzenberg 3 days ago

New system for liquor licence
New system for liquor licence

The newly developed online renewal Case Management System (CSM) will see ease the process of liquor licence applications and renewals, said the National Liquor Authority on Wednesday, 20 June 2018.

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