Quantum Foods became the latest major South African poultry producer to report a bird flu outbreak when it said on Wednesday that a highly contagious strain had affected at least two of its commercial layer farms in the Western Cape. "The outbreak has only been confirmed at two layer houses but as a preventative measure, management has decided to depopulate the two sites in totality," Quantum Foods said in a statement.
Andries Mahlangu 2 hours ago
In partnership with Payless Pharmacy, Engen has launched its first pharmacy-service station concept at its Hurlingham branch in Nairobi, Kenya. Selling over-the-counter and prescription medication, the pharmacy has been introduced as another avenue of convenience for Engen customers.
2 hours ago
Now Showing is a constantly evolving boutique store, gallery and events space that recently opened its doors at 109 Waterkant Street in Cape Town. Brought to you by the cool cats from popular design store The Space, Now Showing is the first Cape Town out-of-mall shop from this Durban born brand and promises to give shoppers a unique and innovative consumer experience.
Ruth Cooper 4 hours ago
Singer, actress and producer Selena Gomez has signed a long-term partnership with global sports brand Puma to work with the brand to design product and create marketing campaigns. She will first appear in the brand's newest campaign for the Phenom, an upcoming women's footwear drop.
4 hours ago
Mpact Plastics Wadeville purchased manufacturing equipment to produce a new generation closure, known in the industry as a CSD8 closure, which is a substitute for the heavier CSD5 closure. The Sacmi equipment and tooling used to produce this closure places Mpact Plastics Wadeville at the forefront of producing closures in the South African market.
Mpact Plastics 4 hours ago
Every business involved in production and packaging aims for optimum efficiency in their coding processes. No organisation can afford the frustration of unnecessary breakdowns or downtime due to complex maintenance problems. In this environment, the demand for reliable, innovative coding equipment that saves time, cuts operational costs and comes underpinned by excellent service, is at an all-time high.
Pyrotec 5 hours ago
As proven by WTM Africa 2017, which saw $365,950,813 of business generated, exhibitions remains a powerful marketing tool for business, particularly for an experiential business in the travel and tourism sector where buyers appreciate face-to-face negotiations.
5 hours ago
There's a natural hair movement afoot that sees women - especially those of colour - choosing to ditch chemical straighteners and damaging styling tools in favour of embracing the wavy, kinky and coily tresses they were born with.
Lauren Hartzenberg 6 hours ago
While the World Wildlife Fund, in conjunction with the CSIR and Department of Science and Technology as part of the International Climate Initiative, report that a third of available food is wasted is and should be lauded, it ignores the work of many in the agriculture industry today, who strive for zero food waste.
7 hours ago
Alipay, an online and mobile payment platform operated by Ant Financial Services Group, partners of Zapper, has made it possible for Chinese tourists in South Africa to pay at 10,000 Zapper-affiliated merchants across the country via their smartphones.
13 Sep 2017