Facelift given to the East Rand Mall
Facelift given to the East Rand Mall

The East Rand Mall has had a R460m cash injection by the organisation's partners Redefine Properties, Vukile Property Fund, and JHI. The new-look mall now boasts some of the leading brands and an even more attractive array of fashion and lifestyle and under one roof.

12 hours ago

Toy Kingdom acquires Intencity Entertainment
Toy Kingdom acquires Intencity Entertainment

Toy Kingdom has recently announced the conclusion of the acquisition of local company Intencity Entertainment, along with the South African franchise rights to US-based Build-A-Bear Workshop.

16 hours ago

Long life milk democratises nutrition for under-resourced regions
Long life milk democratises nutrition for under-resourced regions

Long life milk is democratising nutrition for many Africans, because it has qualities beneficial to transportation and storage, while it hurdles a major continental challenge: electricity supply.

By Gisele Gurgel 16 hours ago

SABMiller buyout deal gets conditional European consent
SABMiller buyout deal gets conditional European consent

The $108bn megabrewer merger inched closer to completion on Tuesday, when the European Commission granted conditional approval to Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) for the acquisition of SABMiller.

17 hours ago

Tiger Brands warns of lower consumption
Tiger Brands warns of lower consumption

Tiger Brands says drought has caused severe inflationary pressures that will see consumers eating smaller portions of staple foods. It is likely to affect profits in future.

17 hours ago

Famous Brands acquires Lamberts Bay Foods
Famous Brands acquires Lamberts Bay Foods

Famous Brands has acquired 100% of the business of Lamberts Bay Foods (LBF), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the JSE-listed Oceana Group (Oceana). The company processes French fries and other value-added potato products at its factory in Lambert's Bay, Western Cape, for sale to wholesalers, retailers and restaurant chains.

17 hours ago

Pioneer Foods and Energy Partners roll out national solar programme
Pioneer Foods and Energy Partners roll out national solar programme

Pioneer Foods recently joined forces with Energy Partners to roll out a national solar programme, which entails the installation of large commercial solar systems with a combined size of over 2531 kilowatt peak (kWp) at five of Pioneer's manufacturing facilities, including Wadeville, Clayville, Bloemfontein, Klerksdorp and Worcester. The project is expected to yield a total savings of R116m over the next 25 years.

20 hours ago

VR to catalyse next growth explosion for tech industry
VR to catalyse next growth explosion for tech industry

Virtual reality (VR) is set to start moving into the mainstream of the technology market this year, creating the next wave of growth for the industry and delivering exciting new experiences for end-users.

20 hours ago

Digital retail marketing spend to reach over $360 billion by 2020
Digital retail marketing spend to reach over $360 billion by 2020

A new study from Juniper Research, 'Digital Retail Marketing: Coupons, Advertising & Consumer Engagement 2016-2020', found that whilst the digital retail marketing industry will continue to be dominated by advertising revenues, coupon contributions will see strong growth, driven in part by the rise of Bluetooth beacons.

1 day ago

Transforming Cape Town's CBD - the game changers
Transforming Cape Town's CBD - the game changers

Property investment is one of the biggest game changers transforming the Cape Town Central City...

1 day ago

#FreshTech: SanDisk launches second-generation iXpand Flash Drive
#FreshTech: SanDisk launches second-generation iXpand Flash Drive

SanDisk Corporation has launched the next-generation iXpand Flash Drive, a mobile storage device designed to help users quickly and easily free up space on their iPhone and iPad with up to 128GB of additional capacity.

1 day ago

Monster truck stunt in Boksburg Burger King promotion
Monster truck stunt in Boksburg Burger King promotion

A monster truck on the rampage stunned guests at the East Rand Galleria Mall last week, when it crushed two vehicles parked just outside a Burger King restaurant, but what initially seemed like a massive accident turned out to be a stunt pulled off by the burger company to promote its biggest 100% beefburger- the Big King XXL.

1 day ago

Tiger Brands' profit jumps on turnover growth
Tiger Brands' profit jumps on turnover growth

Tiger Brands reported a 44% jump in interim after tax profit to R1.7bn on 9% growth in turnover to R15.9bn.

By Robert Laing 1 day ago