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High-quality art prices soar
High-quality art prices soar

Prices for high-quality South African and international art soared at Strauss & Co's auction held this week in Cape Town.

By Madden Cole 27 Mar 2015 16:22

Setting the scene for SACSC conference
Setting the scene for SACSC conference

Influential ideas and shared global knowledge power this year's fifth Annual SA Council of Shopping Centres (SACSC) Research Conference, taking place on 15 April 2015 at the Maslow Hotel in Sandton.

27 Mar 2015 15:09

Interruption insurance cannot shoulder risks of load shedding
Interruption insurance cannot shoulder risks of load shedding

Business interruption insurance is not a solution for load shedding risks and 90% of business interruption insurance claims related to load shedding will not be paid out.

27 Mar 2015 14:49

Sandton City opens Diamond Walk for super-luxury
Sandton City opens Diamond Walk for super-luxury

Sandton City's new Diamond Walk will open to the public on 30 April 2015, staking its position as Africa's definitive luxury and super-luxury retail destination. It is in the new mall where Sandton City's upper level links with the Sandton Sun and InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers hotels.

27 Mar 2015 13:47

Logistics lift-off for Africa in 2015
Logistics lift-off for Africa in 2015

DHL Sub-Saharan Africa expects 2015 to be a year of growth for the logistics industry on the continent, largely driven by increased consumer demand and the rapidly developing e-commerce industry, in line with Sub-Saharan Africa's projected economic growth of 4.9% this year, which is double the projection for advanced economies (2.4%).

27 Mar 2015 13:36

Celebrate Earth Hour on 28 March by incorporating indoor plants into your workplace - Rentokil Initial
Celebrate Earth Hour on 28 March by incorporating indoor plants into your workplace

At 8:30pm on 28 March millions of people will switch off their lights for an hour to show their commitment to the planet and to saving energy. However, switching off your lights is just one of the many ways you can show your commitment to the planet. At Ambius we believe that one of the many reasons to incorporate living plants into your workplaces are the energy saving benefits indoor plants offer.

Issued by Rentokil Initial 27 Mar 2015 12:46

[TrendTalk] Would your consumers eat bugs?
[TrendTalk] Would your consumers eat bugs?

Savvy marketers know just how to tug on consumers' heartstrings to build brand loyalty to effect sales. But do you know how to also leverage their guilt, grab the attention of the new hipsters, and work with bacteria and bugs?

By Louise Marsland 27 Mar 2015 12:41

Producers of alcoholic beverages must apply for tariff determinations
Producers of alcoholic beverages must apply for tariff determinations

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) recently amended the customs and excise laws to make it compulsory for producers of alcoholic beverages such as beers, wines, ciders, spirits, coolers and other fermented beverages to apply for tariff determinations prior to release of a clearance upon import, and prior to removal of locally manufactured products from an excise manufacturing warehouse.

By Virusha Subban 27 Mar 2015 11:22

Reserve Bank keeps repo rate unchanged
Reserve Bank keeps repo rate unchanged

The Reserve Bank has kept the repo rate unchanged at 5.75% per annum.

27 Mar 2015 09:19

Mogorosi Mashilo
[The Human Truth behind the Trend] Part 1: The importance of consumer insights

First and foremost, it is imperative to understand what an insight is and not confuse it with an observation or a trend...

By Mogorosi Mashilo 25 Mar 2015 05:27

Clicks kicks off ClubCard makeover with R150 million upload
Clicks kicks off ClubCard makeover with R150 million upload

Clicks ClubCard has undergone a makeover. It is going paperless - no need to wait for paper vouchers in the post or to print them one's self, cashback will now be loaded directly onto one's Clicks ClubCard.

24 Mar 2015 08:06

How Spree won big at the Bookmarks - two years running
How Spree won big at the Bookmarks - two years running

It's not often that an e-tailer wins big at the Bookmark Awards, traditionally seen as the domain of digital publishers. But after a year of phenomenal growth, Spree.co.za did just that. The following year, it repeated the results. Karen Dempers, Head of Customer Interaction at Spree.co.za, tells us how.

By Leigh Andrews 23 Mar 2015 14:00

Fuel tax not so high after all
Fuel tax not so high after all

Even after finance minister Nhlanhla Nene slapped motorists with a huge tax bill, filling up at local petrol stations is cheaper here than in most other countries...

23 Mar 2015 06:13