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Tiger takes another hit on Nigerian adventure
Tiger takes another hit on Nigerian adventure

Tiger Brands' (TBS) Nigerian adventure continues to cause pain to investors. Tiger has written off even more of the value of its R1.5bn Dangote Flour Mills deal of 2012‚ with total impairment charges now equal to more than half the deal's value.

By Mark Allix 20 Nov 2014 16:23

Nou gaan ons lees... en kook!
Nou gaan ons lees... en kook!

'Fresh Living', Pick n Pay's customer magazine has now been launched by John Brown publications as 'Kook en Kuier', as a direct translation. Justine Drake assumes the reins as editor of both titles and Riekie Cloete, current deputy editor of Fresh Living, taking up the position of senior text editor, to ensure the same quality and continuity.

20 Nov 2014 16:03

Supplying locally with global quality
Supplying locally with global quality

In the UK, the debate raging is about the end of seasonality, with many young people not knowing when the season ends for a particular produce.

By Danette Breitenbach 20 Nov 2014 15:48

New salt range from Marina Sea Salt
New salt range from Marina Sea Salt

Marina Sea Salt has grown from a small family business to a leading national salt supplier in South Africa. The saltpans are situated on rich historical land, believed to be amongst the first saltpans in South Africa, as local inhabitants already gathered salt in these pans in the late 1700s. Today, thanks to a long-term-lease with the local Bethelsdorp Salt Pans Board, Marina Sea Salt is cultivating these same saltpans.

20 Nov 2014 15:11

New salt range from Marina Sea Salt
New salt range from Marina Sea Salt

Marina Sea Salt has grown from a small family business to a leading national salt supplier in South Africa. The saltpans are situated on rich historical land, believed to be amongst the first saltpans in South Africa, as local inhabitants already gathered salt in these pans in the late 1700s. Today, thanks to a long-term-lease with the local Bethelsdorp Salt Pans Board, Marina Sea Salt is cultivating these same saltpans.

20 Nov 2014 15:11

2014 POPAI SA winners
2014 POPAI SA winners

Point of Purchase Advertising International - South Africa (POPAI SA), in sponsorship with ZaPOP, hosted its 4th Annual POP Industry Awards on Thursday, 13 November 2014 at the Radisson Blu Gautrain.

20 Nov 2014 14:33

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 114: Green PR and employee training strategies
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 114: Green PR and employee training strategies

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show on Thursday, 20 November, show host, Warren Harding was joined in studio by Ivanna Granelli, Founder of Can!Do Consulting, to talk about how strategy, not technology, should drive how organisations approach training their employees.

20 Nov 2014 13:41

KitchenAid showroom launched in partnership with Reuben Riffel
KitchenAid showroom launched in partnership with Reuben Riffel

'KitchenAid' by Maryke & Reuben opened earlier this week in Franschhoek to a warm reception by media and friends in the culinary industry. This is the first stand-alone KitchenAid retail space on the African continent and is situated adjacent to the original Reuben's Restaurant in Franschhoek within the courtyard.

20 Nov 2014 11:50

New e-commerce store brings the pub to the public
New e-commerce store brings the pub to the public

While many would find the launch of a company in challenging economic times daunting, three South African entrepreneurs are excited about delivering a first in South Africa, the country's first online pub accessories and novelties buying experience. Based in Pretoria, and delivering nationally, Pubstuff boasts a range of over 642 bar products for both home and business pubs or bars and has already found an enthusiastic customer base.

20 Nov 2014 11:10

USSD, a knockout for mobile in Africa =O - Mobitainment
USSD, a knockout for mobile in Africa =O

No logos, no graphics, no pretty pictures... just plain text. It's simple, it's fast, it's effective, it's cheap, it's accessible, it's mobile... it's USSD!

Issued by Mobitainment 20 Nov 2014 11:03

No decision on legal rhino horn trade
No decision on legal rhino horn trade

No decision has yet been taken over the legal trade in rhino horn by South Africa. This is according to the Minister of Environmental Affairs, Edna Molewa.

20 Nov 2014 06:53

Service: two wrong feet and ugly shoes
Service: two wrong feet and ugly shoes

What a swirl of service-siren crazy we've been treated to. Not the mad kind, the good kind - and finally! Because service is bollocks in South Africa and peeps be getting tired of having to lick their own. Cell C got called out on a massive billboard, another was hitched to the back of a car telling on FNB, there was the tweet-storm around a frog found in a Woolies salad, our home-grown trends analyst set out to anti-trend Fly SAA via his Instagram feed for being delayed, and yours truly let MTN know that the MacBook is mightier than the sword[1].

By Dylan Balkind 19 Nov 2014 08:39

Tauriq Moosa
Corporate sponsorships and your business

Brands and logos of companies are everywhere at entertainment events, and even feature at events that have the capacity to change the course of history...

By Tauriq Moosa 18 Nov 2014 08:15